VICE Video: ENY Farms On Healthy Eating and Food Deserts

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“Food, in general, should be a human right and not viewed as a luxury especially healthy foods.” -Iyeshima Harris Check out this awesome interview with ENY Farms project director Iyeshima Harris and their youth intern Jayden Shack.

VICE produced the video to highlight the importance of healthy foods in the neighborhood. East New York’s Pennsylvania Ave strip, between Linden Blvd and Flatlands Ave. is considered the food death trap, with just about every fast food franchise calling the strip home.  On the strip you will find McDonalds, Wendys, Burger King, Checkers, White Castle, Popeyes and Dennys.

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