Jamie Olivers Food Revolution: Back for a second helping, this time in L.A.

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Jamie Oliver, erstwhile naked chef, was in for a bit of a rude awakening when he set out to bring his Food Revolution to Los Angeles. Oliver was a victorious vet of the food wars -- having had a massive impact on school fare in his native England, he brought his Food Revolution across the Atlantic last year, working with the Huntington, West Virginia school system to improve childrens health and earning an Emmy for his efforts. But when he tried to take that small-town success and super-size it, he was stopped in his tracks when the Los Angeles Unified School District denied him access to schools. I had to accept that this year is about motivating the public through TV and motivate parents to get pissed off about stuff that isnt right, Oliver tells Zap2it. This year, as opposed to Huntington where we did everything we wanted to do, I had to accept that...


http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2011/04/jamie-olivers-food-revolution-back-for-a-second-helping-this-time-in-la.html

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