E02: Coca Cola’s Racist Ad, COP21& Agriculture, France’s Food Waste Law

Coca Cola launches it’s holiday campaign in Mexico with a decidedly problematic message. COP21 leaves agriculture and farmers out of the agreement, and France passes an aggressive food waste law.




 
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COP 21 and Agriculture

http://grist.org/food/hold-onto-your-straw-hats-farming-is-about-to-go-low-carbon/

http://grist.org/food/farmers-hold-the-key-to-climate-change-action-in-the-united-states/

http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2015/12/07/458063708/carbon-farming-gets-a-nod-at-paris-climate-conference

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/cp/climate/2015-paris-climate-talks/how-can-science-be-settled

http://www.cta.int/en/article/2015-12-06/communique-live-from-cop21-spotlight-on-agriculture-at-the-paris-climate-talks.html

http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2015/nov/27/paris-climate-talks-un-business-lobbying-deal-governments

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2015/12/09/how-agri-business-borg-tried-assimilate-me-paris-climate-talks

http://www.climatesmartagconcerns.info/cop21-statement.html

http://www.fao.org/gacsa/about/en/

http://www.fao.org/3/a-ax295e.pdf

http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/planetpolicy/posts/2015/12/09-paris-climate-talks-agriculture-dhar-icenhower

http://www.brookings.edu/research/reports2/2015/11/17-paris-climate-talks

http://www.farmingfirst.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/UNFCCC-Guide-to-negotiations-2015-26May.pdf

http://www.rappler.com/science-nature/society-culture/115238-cop21-food-security-climate-change

http://www.farmersjournal.ie/push-for-agriculture-inclusion-in-paris-climate-talks-195803/

http://ecowatch.com/2015/07/27/world-needs-from-paris-climate-talks/

http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/sclefkowitz/paris_climate_agreement_explai.html

http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/dec/08/paris-climate-talks-small-farmers-rich-setting-agenda

http://indigenousrising.org/indigenous-rights-on-chopping-block-of-un-cop21-paris-climate-accord/

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/12/12/459464621/final-draft-of-world-climate-agreement-goes-to-a-vote-in-paris-saturday

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-35085758

http://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2015/10/30/cop21-explainer—john-sutter.cnn

 

Coca Cola Ad

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2015/12/08/coca-cola-yanks-new-racist-christmas-ad-featuring-white-teenagers-doing-good-deeds/

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/03/the-white-savior-industrial-complex/254843/

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/coca-cola-mexico-commercial_5665520de4b072e9d1c6969d

http://mashable.com/2015/12/05/u-s-mexico-coca-cola/#kFImvS2LEqq6

 

 

 

Food Waste Law in France

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/11/business/energy-environment/save-the-planet-eat-ugly.html?_r=0

http://www.foodnavigator.com/Policy/France-s-food-waste-law-scrapped-on-a-technicality

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/france/12044568/France-passes-pioneering-food-waste-bill-to-ban-supermarkets-from-binning-unused-food.html

http://www.endfoodwastenow.org/index.php/resources/facts

 

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