Forwarding the Food and Justice Movement in Brooklyn Brooklyn Reader December 12, 2013 By Brooklyn Reader December 12, 2013, 3:01 pm From Cuba with Love:I have the great privilege of writing this first post on food justice in the great, revolutionary Island Nation of Cuba. My second time in Cuba, I am more inspired than ever by the ingenuity, political sophistication and human rights lessons from this island, supplying free housing, food, education, and medical care to all of its people with very limited resources due to the US imposed economic blockade against Cuba. There is so much to learn from this island. How do you feed, house and care for all of your people, despite a huge economic embargo attempting to choke your economy? How can people learn to be resilient, self-sufficient, defy the odds and feed everyone with very limited resources? We in the U.S. and in many communities in New York, particularly in Brooklyn, can relate to the Cuban people, as there is so much to learn and do— What can we do to feed, house and care for all Brooklynites with the plentiful (or very limited, in some cases) resources we have? Read More: | 1 | 2 | 3 | ... | Next → | Last Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information. One Response Brooklyn Reader December 17, 2013 Great read. From beginning, to the very end! Thank you Dara! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Current [email protected]* Leave this field empty Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.