Tag Archives for food deserts

Interview with Van Jones

Environmental activist Van Jones visited students at Babson College Feb. 23 to discuss Dr. King’s legacy of social justice and how it relates to today’s sustainable business practices. Jones served as a Special Advisor for the White House Council on … Continue reading

04. March 2011 by taliawhyte
Categories: WGBH | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

Youth Fighting Fat: Childhood Obesity in Boston’s Communities of Color

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, and I recently did a series of web videos for WGBH Boston, examining this timely issue within Boston’s communities of color. Obesity has become a very big issue of concern nationwide in recent … Continue reading

20. September 2010 by taliawhyte
Categories: WGBH | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

Food and Environmental Justice

As many of you all know, I am a 2009 Urban Environmental Justice Fellow at the Institute for Justice and Journalism, University of Southern California.   There were so many people involved in making this project possible that I don’t have the … Continue reading

23. September 2009 by taliawhyte
Categories: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , | 1 comment