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Mark Bittman on the politics of the plate

New York Times op-ed columnist and author Mark Bittman talks to Alison Stewart about the intersection of food, politics and the environment.


Bill Cunningham, man on the street

The director of a new documentary talks about getting the iconic, and famously humble, fashion fotog, to let him in.


  Helping children in Haiti, one year after the earthquake

Need to Know presents a report from The New York Times on two severely injured children in Haiti who were brought to Boston for surgery, physical therapy and recovery.


Running toward danger, and finding it

Words of praise and wonder for a combat photographer, Joao Silva, seriously wounded in Afghanistan.


NYT vs. WSJ: Now in CGI

Newspaper moguls Arthur Sulzberger Jr. and Rupert Murdoch face off in this viral video.


Revisiting the children of the storm

Brenda Ann Kenneally revisits New Orleans to mark the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.


Mmm! Good enough to blog

Rhubarb tart with lemon verbena. Kohlrabi salad. Baby barracuda. Mouth-watering recipes are just a mouse click away thanks to the ever-expanding food blogosphere.

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