#Food & hunger

  • Article: The World Wastes Nearly 50 Million Tons of Fish Every Year: UN
    Food & Hunger

    The World Wastes Nearly 50 Million Tons of Fish Every Year: UN

    By Joe McCarthy|July 9, 2018

    And fish farms now provide the majority of world’s fish. Read more

  • Article: This Entrepreneur Is Helping Female Farmers Find Economic Independence
    Food & Hunger

    This Entrepreneur Is Helping Female Farmers Find Economic Independence

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2018

    “Empowering a woman to earn an income to care for her family breaks the cycle of poverty." Read more

  • Article: The Many Ways Anthony Bourdain Was a True Global Citizen
    Food & Hunger

    The Many Ways Anthony Bourdain Was a True Global Citizen

    By Joe McCarthy|June 8, 2018

    Bourdain's interests went far beyond food. Read more

  • Article: Going Vegan Is 'Single Biggest Way' to Help Planet: Report
    Environment

    Going Vegan Is 'Single Biggest Way' to Help Planet: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|June 1, 2018

    Meat and dairy take up most of global farmland, but they underdeliver on calories and protein. Read more

  • Article: Hungary Wants to Make It Illegal to Give Food to Refugees
    Food & Hunger

    Hungary Wants to Make It Illegal to Give Food to Refugees

    By Joe McCarthy|May 31, 2018

    The prime minister called refugees a “Trojan horse for terrorism.” Read more

  • Article: UN Passes Historic Resolution to Tackle Link Between Conflict and Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    UN Passes Historic Resolution to Tackle Link Between Conflict and Hunger

    By Joe McCarthy|May 24, 2018

    The measure, while seemingly obvious, is monumental. Read more

  • Article: The Average Person Eats 70,000 Microplastics Each Year
    Food & Hunger

    The Average Person Eats 70,000 Microplastics Each Year

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 9, 2018

    All of this consumed plastic could have negative health effects. Read more

  • Article: This Cop Fed a Homeless Woman and the Internet Is Loving It
    Food & Hunger

    This Cop Fed a Homeless Woman and the Internet Is Loving It

    By Joe McCarthy|April 4, 2018

    The story resonates partly because of the enduring problem of homelessness. Read more