Stories by Reynard Loki

Reynard Loki is AlterNet's environment and food editor. Follow him on Twitter @reynardloki. Email him at [email protected] subscribe to Reynard Loki's feed

Posted on: Mar 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Baltimore may become the first U.S. city to officially warn consumers about the health hazards associated with drinking soda and other sugary beverages.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

There's a gigantic food labeling scandal going on. Now there’s a campaign to get the FDA to ban it.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The divestment movement just got an intriguing new proponent.

Posted on: Feb 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The laws governing the tens of thousands of chemicals that saturate the marketplace are being reformed. But will it make any difference?

Posted on: Feb 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

In his latest album, the longtime champion of farmers’ rights offers a sharp criticism of the agrochemical giant.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Corporate accountability expert Katherine Sawyer discusses the case that could force the fossil fuel industry to pay for its lies about climate change.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Though the monster storm claimed the lives of at least 48 people, many stormwatchers maintained a sense of humor on social media.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The bipartisan group of mayors asked the GOP presidential candidate (and climate denier) to “help us face and tackle this urgent issue."

Posted on: Jan 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The 'Gasland' director talks to AlterNet about the dangers of fracking, his new film and how you can be a part of the solution.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Getting to the bottom of why people would wait two hours for a $15 milkshake.

Posted on: Jan 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The politically connected Safari Club International is waging a stealth war on wildlife.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

We've become a lot more interested in how our food impacts our health, the environment, animals and the workers who produce it.

Posted on: Dec 31, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The food industry is finally listening to consumers who reject the concept of caging an animal for its entire lifetime.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Climate change is affecting the world in many ways, including what we eat and drink.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

British MPs say homeopathic remedies are a waste of taxpayer money.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Recent research reveals fascinating new connections between gut and brain — and yogurt's mood-boosting abilities.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

More than a third of Americans are obese. The epidemic cuts across racial, economic, and even state lines.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The U.S. has taken a major step toward eliminating a major environmental problem caused by tiny pieces of plastic.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2015, Source: AlterNet

With the rich nations clearly in charge and big polluters acting as corporate sponsors, is a meaningful climate change agreement truly possible?

Posted on: Dec 4, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The former mayor of New York has launched an attack on four state AGs who are fighting against the EPA's Clean Power Plan.