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Conference highlights issues of food justice

First-year Hsar Wei and community members participate in an interactive activity held during the Youth Movement for Food Justice workshop which featured presentations from four youth groups from the Eastern region of North Carolina that use storytelling as advocacy. // Photo by Fernando Jiménez/The Guilfordian

Roman Raies, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

On Feb. 16 and 17, Guilford hosted the fourth annual FoodStorm Conference, which was intended to teach its 150 attendees about issues related to food justice in North Carolina. This year’s theme, “Uplifting Voices of Color,” focused on how food inequality affects people of color. Guilford’...

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