HRN Hall of Fame: Raj Patel

Image Credit, Sheila Menezes

Nominated by: What Doesn’t Kill You

Raj Patel is a an award-winning writer, activist, and academic. He is a revolutionary thinker about food systems, and a tireless advocate for improving agriculture and food access. Raj co-taught the 2014 Edible Education class at UC Berkeley, will fellow HOF nominee Michael Pollan. He is a member of the International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems, and has testified about the global food crisis to the US House Financial Services Committee. His books include Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System, and The Value of Nothing.

Appearances on HRN:

What Doesn’T Kill You: Chicken Business, Water Pollution, Farm Bill, And More With The Uber Knowledgeable Raj Patel
Taste Matters: Raj Patel