16 February 2016
Some 300 workers at Samworth Brothers food manufacturer in Leicester met on Friday of last week to discuss bosses’ plans to cut their pay.
01 December 2015
More than 100 jobs are set to be slashed at the Hovis factory in Wigan.
27 October 2015
You may be worried that your next bacon sarnie could give you cancer.
23 June 2015
Famine and environmental crisis aren’t caused by a growing population or its ‘greed’. Instead, it’s people that hold the solution, argues Nick Clark
09 December 2014
The Tories are making more than four million people go hungry—including 500,000 children.
02 December 2014
Some 800 workers at Jacobs Biscuit factory in Aintree, Liverpool, walked out in the first two days of a rolling programme of strikes last week.
09 September 2014
Fast food workers across the US struck on Thursday of last week. The action was part of an escalating campaign for $15 (£9.30) an hour wages and the right to join a trade union.
26 August 2014
Escaping from austerity is been sold back to us as austerity chic with irony.
22 July 2014
Over 500 Unison union members at the Food Standards Agency (FSA) will ballot to strike against an imposed 0.75 percent pay offer this week.
18 February 2014
Our lives are being put at risk as cuts to inspections and testing make it easier for greedy food bosses to drive down standards, reports Raymie Kiernan
18 February 2014
The Fast Food Rights campaign held protests outside fast food outlets last Saturday.
11 February 2014
Campaigners around Britain were set to protest for fast food workers’ rights on Saturday of this week.
28 January 2014
The pressures of our sick society make healthy eating harder for ordinary people, explains John Parrington
07 January 2014
Food workers union Bfawu, Unite the Resistance and left wing Labour MP John McDonnell have teamed up to fight for fast food workers’ rights.
22 October 2013
Revelations about food waste in Britain have sparked new attacks on ordinary people.
03 September 2013
Millionaire celebrity Jamie Oliver has taken it upon himself to tell poor people how to eat. But the real problem isn’t the decisions that people in poverty make. It’s the poverty.
30 July 2013
Fast food workers in seven US cities struck for better pay and the right to join unions on Monday of this week.
29 May 2012
Around 200 people protested against genetically modified (GM) food in Hertfordshire last Sunday.
07 June 2011
The latest E coli outbreak has already claimed the lives of 22 people and infected more than 2,000 people across the world.
03 May 2011
The biggest wheat crop in world history is expected this year—yet half the globe’s population are at risk of going hungry. Globally, food prices have risen by 36 percent in the past year, meaning millions of people are priced out of the basic foods.