“As we head to the polls, there is one issue that touches every person living in Canada, from coast to coast to coast. Food. Food nourishes us, brings us together, and connects us with our cultures and traditions. It structures our days, and our economies. Food touches every one of us intimately, and the food system both creates and reflects many problems in our society. It also presents widespread opportunities for positive change. In this election, it will be important for Canadians to eat, think, vote—making sure food issues are debated and discussed throughout the writ period, and prioritized by any new government.”
Today is election day! Let’s vote for a healthier, more just and sustainable food system for all. Read more in Food Secure Canada’s op-ed in the Hill Times.