Frances Moore Lappe

Frances Moore Lappe

Frances Moore Lappé is the author of 18 books including the three-million copy 'Diet for a Small Planet'. She is the co-founder of three national organizations that explore the roots of hunger, poverty and environmental crises, as well as solutions now emerging worldwide through what she calls Living Democracy. Her most recent books include [http://www. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Frances Moore Lappe has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2002 Call-In. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 527 views per program. Most common tag: Food & Nutrition.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2001 - Present Co-Founder, Small Planet Institute Videos: 4 c. January 1, 1975 - Present Co-Founder, Food First Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Food as a Human Right

    Food as a Human Right

    Two justice advocates and authors talked about food justice and the basic human right to healthy food both in the U.S. and around the…

  • <em>EcoMind</em>


    Frances Moore Lappe, author of “Diet for a Small Planet,” argues in her latest book that people should not be pessimistic…

  • <em>Diet for a Hot Planet</em>

    Diet for a Hot Planet

    Anna Lappe and her acclaimed environmentalist mother Frances Moore Lappe discussed the impact on the environment of what one…

  • <em>Hope's Edge: The Next Diet for a Small Planet</em>

    Hope's Edge: The Next Diet for a Small Planet

    Ms. Lappe discussed her new book and her work as an anti-hunger activist. Telephone lines were opened for audience comments.

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