Inspiration and thoughts about food from movies

Recently I presented a documentary film festival here on Gabriola (filmgabriola.com). Even though the movies themselves were not about food, such as Food Inc., I tend to notice food-related activities. The opening night movie was Occupy Love, what is being called ‘the quintessential movie about the Occupy Movement.’ This was the third of a trilogy […]

Food: Globalist Delusions About Food Security

There is a new book by a husband and wife team of academics from Toronto, titled The Locavore’s Dilemma, In Praise of the 10,000 Mile Diet. I read about it in MacLean’s magazine. Besides praise for corporate-driven agriculture, the book makes fantastic claims. Instead of making our communities healthier and more self-sufficient, the authors claim the […]