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In these discouraging times, I keep a list of encouraging changes I couldn’t have predicted.
Frances Moore Lappé | Nov 24, 2017
Cynicism and despair are among democracy’s worst enemies.
The political march is a tool for social transformation in itself. This one gave me a taste of the connected, empowered society I’m working to create.
Frances Moore Lappé | Apr 12, 2016
Scary stories of kidnappings and explosions lead our news feeds, but it's the good news that helps break down the myth of our own powerlessness.
Frances Moore Lappé | May 11, 2013
Feelings of fear and powerlessness are driving the cycle of violence that surrounds us. To change that, we need to recognize that we need each other to thrive as individuals.
Frances Moore Lappé | Apr 19, 2013
Frances Moore Lappé on how countries and cities around the world, from Bhutan to Boston, are measuring well-being beyond GDP.
Frances Moore Lappé | Mar 21, 2013
A city in Brazil recruited local farmers to help do something U.S. cities have yet to do: End hunger.
Frances Moore Lappé | Jan 29 2019
Food became my teacher, and I aligned my taste buds with what the people and planet need.
Frances Moore Lappé | Nov 28 2013
Today, 800 million of us are considered “hungry,” but we produce enough calories to feed us all. Rather than a lack of food, we’re dealing with a lack of democracy.
Frances Moore Lappé | Jan 19 2016