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News / Salon - 5 hours ago

Alice Waters is creating a revolution in school lunches

(Credit: Shutterstock) When I spoke with Alice Waters, we didn’t focus on her famed restaurant, Chez Panisse, or her profound impact on the way we eat today, starting with the concept of farm to table. Rather, we talked about her passionate, de...

News / Salon - 8 hours ago

When tycoon presidents fail

As I told Kenneth Whyte at the beginning of our interview on “Salon Talks,” his new biography “Hoover: An Extraordinary Life in Extraordinary Times,” is a “damn good book” (pun very much intended). It is also, in...