(424) Food Fight!

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Ben West
Ben West

The show opens with Ben West, the Tar Sands Campaign Director for ForestEthics. Ben joins us to update on the Energy East pipeline as it applies with the National Energy Boards, and the effects of recent rail disasters on public perception of tar sands safety.

Learn more about Ben West and ForestEthics here: http://www.forestethics.org/author/ben-west

Our main feature this week is part one of a two part interview with Hayley Lapalme from My Sustainable Canada and Dave Kranenberg Director of Programming for the Centre for Social Innovation (and former Executive Director of Meal Exchange). In this episode, our guests discuss the implications of healthy accessible and affordable food on low income communities, and the response to people who think that things like water and food should be privatized commodities and nothing more.

Some events mentioned on the show…

CSI’s month of food focused events

Food Secure Canada Assembly in Halifax

Consultations on an accelerator to support a sustainable food system

The guests…

Dave Kranenberg
Dave Kranenberg

Find out more about Dave Kranenberg here: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/dave-kranenburg/5/748/596

Hayley Lapalme
Hayley Lapalme

Find out more about Hayley Lapalme here: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/hayley-lapalme/13/2ab/5a6

Video Interview of Food Roundtable Part 1

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This weeks Music:

Moist “This Shrieking Love” & The Boomtown Rats “Someone’s Looking At You”

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