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Food

The Oxford Real Farming Conference 2017

Abby Nicol joins farmers, growers & economists

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Stephen E Hunt, The Revolutionary Urbanism of Street Farm: Eco-Anarchism, Architecture and Alternative Technology in the 1970s

Tangent Books, 2014; 256pp; £12

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Jeff Pratt & Pete Luetchford, Food for Change: The Politics and Values of Social Movements

Pluto Press, 2013; 232pp; £22.99

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Defending family farms

Working for european food sovereignty

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Rami Zurayk, Food, Farming and Freedom: Sowing the Arab Spring

Just World Books, 2012; 250pp; £14

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Keith McHenry

Born in 1957, American activist Keith McHenry is one of the founding members of Food Not Bombs, a revolutionary movement that works for nonviolent social change by serving surplus food to

Day out: parks

Between 1-8 June, 12 members of Orlando Food Not Bombs, in Florida US) were arrested for feeding too many homeless people from their stall.

Simon Fairlie, Meat: A benign extravagance; Lierre Keith, The Vegetarian Myth: Food, justice and sustainability; and Bob Torres and Jenna Torres, Vegan Freak: Being vegan in a non-vegan world

Meat: A benign extravagance (Permanent Publications, 2010; 322pp; £19.95); The Vegetarian Myth: Food, justice and sustainability (Flashpoint Books, 2009, 312pp, pbk, £14.99); Vegan Freak: Being vegan in a non-vegan world (PM Press, 2010; 222pp; £10.99).

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Ian Roberts & Phil Edwards, The Energy Glut. The Politics of Fatness in an Overheating World

Zed Books, 2010; 182pp; £14.99

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Vandana Shiva, 'Soil Not Oil: Climate Change, Peak Oil, and Food Insecurity'

Zed, 2009; ISBN 978-1-848-133-15-0; 160pp; £12.99

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