Staff Writer and Associate Editor, Food & Environment Reporting Network
January 16, 2021 - 11:00am
Big Ag & Antitrust Conference: "Farmers & Workers"
About Leah Douglas
Leah Douglas is a staff writer and associate editor at the Food and Environment Reporting Network, an independent, nonprofit newsroom. Leah’s reporting has been published in the Guardian, the Nation, the Washington Post, Mother Jones, NPR, and other outlets. Leah has been interviewed on numerous podcasts and radio shows, and her work has been cited in dozens of print and television media outlets including the New York Times, Washington Post, AP, the Atlantic, Politico, Univision, and NBC Nightly News. Leah has presented her research and reporting at many conferences and universities, including at Yale University, Harvard University, and U.C. Berkeley. Leah was the 2020 recipient of the National Farmers Union’s Milt Hakel Award for excellence in agricultural reporting and was a member of the 2019-2020 cohort of the New Economies Reporting Project finance solutions fellowship.
Farmers & Workers Panel
Moderator: Leah Douglas
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The Missouri School: Examining Power in the Agrifood System to Suggest Alternatives
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Assessing Fairness in Agriculture Markets: An Opportunity for Competition Policy?