Green Bronx Machine Offstage at TEDxManhattan – Stephen Ritz

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Michaela Ritz:

Today I’m here at TEDxManhattan to represent Green Bronx Machine, and I’m here to change the way people eat.


One student at a time, one classroom at a time.


If you tell people how they can grow and prepare their own food, they’re more inclined to eat it.


Plant by plant, kid by kid, we can change the way kids understand to grow food, to eat food, and nurture themselves. They used to say, “a chicken in every pot.” I say, “a plant in every classroom. Today!”

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