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Q & A

Q and A on Food Democracy

Q and A on Food Democracy

In the last few years, democracy-- and food democracy -- has encountered several challenges here in New York City and nationally. Debates about, for example, Amazon’s on-again-off-again Long Island City deal, lobbying, voter registration, who gets to decide where to locate supermarkets and soda policy, each illustrate how we struggle to define democracy today. Why should food policy analysts and advocates care about democracy?