Mexico: Public Health, Rising Obesity and the NAFTA Effect

Note: this post was originally published on Civil Eats and Food Tank. On a visit to southern Mexico in 2008, I was shocked to see Coca-Cola billboards dotting rural highways, and roadside tiendas selling bottles of Coke along… Read More

Thinking of Food on World Population Day

Today is World Population Day, an appropriate day to reflect upon the sustainability of our growing world population. While this year’s theme, “Adolescent Pregnancy,” addresses an important issue, Brighter Green is also interested in the consumption habits of… Read More