Starbucks is being sued for firing an employee who is a dwarf after she asked for a stool or small stepladder to perform her job.
The city’s Parks Department has selected City Farm Café as the new operator of the seasonal café in Union Square Park.
Nutrition advocates protested the use of Ronald McDonald and other kid-friendly marketing tools at McDonald’s annual shareholder meeting.
Not all readers were thrilled to see Gwyneth Paltrow on the cover of Bon Appétit‘s June issue. “I thought I was looking at InStyle and not BA!” wrote one.
Fracking, the process energy companies use to liberate the gas trapped in tiny pockets in the rock when drilling, releases a witch’s brew of carcinogens that can poison food.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 19, 2011