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Hope’s Edge, The New Diet for a New Planet (Frances Moore Lappé & Anna Lappé)


Subject: The Roots of Hunger: Reinventing Democracy & Capitalism
Guests: Frances Moore Lappe & Anna Lappe
First Date Aired: 12/29/02
Summary: In a sequel to her landmark book on food and hunger issues, Diet For a Small Planet, Frances Moore Lappe co-wrote, with her daughter Anna, Hope’s Edge: The Next Diet for a Small Planet. They discussed their travels to five continents to investigate anti-hunger activism and its root causes and also projects designed to change systems that prevent people from eating healthy food regularly.

Part 1 – 22:33
Part 2 – 22:06
Opening – 3:04

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