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Food Deserts: Veronica Flores of Community Health Councils On How They Are Helping To Address The Problem of People Having Limited Access to Healthy & Affordable Food Options

Civic leaders really need to begin thinking about how to create local economies that are non-extractive and that will change people’s lives. In terms of policy, there are progressive policies that we really need to be advocating for like changing racist zoning laws, lending requirements for local communities so that they can open food businesses, offer incentives for business development, etc.

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