Siena Chrisman

Siena Chrisman is the programs communications manager for WhyHunger. She lives, cooks, and eats in Brooklyn.

Strengthening the food chain: Farmers and workers unite, find power in numbers

The Farm Labor Reality Tour showed how a system that pits farmers and workers against each other can also unite them to work for common goals.

Why the food movement should occupy Wall Street

Two points in the Declaration of the Occupation of New York City address the food system. While barely scratching the surface, the protesters have provided an important opening for the food movement. Will we seize it?