One-third of the total amount of food produced worldwide is wasted. The Global Foodbanking Network wants to turn that waste into opportunities to feed the hungry. CEO, Jeffrey D. Klein, board member and Bill Rudnick will join us to talk about their work.
Marv Baldwin left his for-profit sales career to lead the effort in his church to help small farmers in Africa and Latin America live sustainable and dignified lives. For Global Activism, Marv will talk about his work as executive director of Foods Resource Bank, based in suburban Western Springs.
Ben Wolf of ACLU and Denise Gonzales of DCFS respond to WBEZ and Chicago Sun-Times' "Faces of Failure", the series exploring deaths in the DCFS system. They discuss the history of the system, and offer ideas for improvement.