"If we do not change our negative habits toward climate change, we can count on worldwide disruptions in food production, resulting in mass migration, refugee crises and increased conflict over scarce natural resources like water and farm land. This is a recipe for major security problems."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Michael Franti on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Michael Franti on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Michael Franti on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Michael Franti on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Michael Franti on Benjamin Franklin
"All the freaky people make the beauty of the world."
"During my travels in Iraq, Israel, Gaza, Brazil, Indonesia, Japan, Europe and all over the United States, I have seen and heard the voices of people who want change. They want the stabilization of the economy, education and healthcare for all, renewable energy and an environmental vision with an eye on generations to come."
"Power to the peaceful!"
"We can bomb the world to pieces, but we can't bomb it into peace."
"Every single soul is a poem."