Land, food, and farming are intertwined with racial injustice. We have a lot of work to do in ourselves, our organization, and our community to change the myriad systems that reinforce racism and injustice. We each have a role to play, and we invite you to dig in with us. Here are just a few of the articles, resources, and people we’ve been learning from recently:
The library of racial equity articles compiled by Food Solutions New England
Reckoning with racial justice in farm country – Civil Eats
We Deserve Better with Black farmers Angie & June Provost – Pod Save the People
1619 – a podcast from The New York Times
GIVE: Seek out and support Black, Indigenous and POC-led businesses, work, and organizations.
Businesses listed at BlackOwnedMaine.com
Civil Eats compiled this partial list of organizations working to advance Black food sovereignty