Lisa Archer is the Director of Friends of the Earth’s Food and Agriculture program. For nearly two decades, she has developed and led successful science-based corporate accountability, markets, policy, public education, and organizing campaigns focused on environmental health and justice. Prior to Friends of the Earth, Lisa co-founded and directed The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics.
By Kari Hamerschlag, Lisa Archer, Food Tank
With the Green New Deal, social movements and our representatives in Congress have the chance to transition away from our harmful and polluting industrial agriculture model to a system that is healthy, just, and works for everyone.