They Grew Their Own Food For 17 Years. Now They Can't 'Cause The City Thinks Veggie Plants Are Ugly.

Growing food on your own property sounds like a no-brainer civil right, right? Wrong.


Hermine Ricketts and Tom Carroll, the couple featured in this video, joined forces with the Institute for Justice to take on their city and get their rights back. This is a part of the institute's Food Freedom Initiative, a campaign for the rights of Americans to produce and consume food grown on their own property (yes, even front yards). (Oh, and shout-out to Nick Sibilla, who tweeted this story my way. Thanks!)

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