By Jayson Lusk
Ban trans-fats? Outlaw satisfied nutrition? Tax Twinkies? what is subsequent? Affirmative motion for cows?
A disaster is looming. Farmers are raping the land and torturing animals. nutrition is riddled with lethal insecticides, hormones and overseas DNA. company farms are wallowing in govt subsidies. Meat packers and quick foodstuff eating places are exploiting employees and tainting the meals offer. And Paula Deen has diabetes!
anything needs to be performed. So says an rising elite during this kingdom who imagine they be aware of precisely what we should always develop, cook dinner and devour. they're the nutrition police.
taking up the commandments and condescension the likes of Michael Pollan, Alice Waters, and Mark Bittman, The nutrition Police casts lengthy late skepticism on fascist nutrients snobbery, debunking the myths propagated by way of the foodstuff elite. you will learn:
- natural foodstuff isn't unavoidably fitter or tastier (and is definitely extra expensive).
- Genetically converted meals have not sickened a unmarried individual yet they've got made farmers extra ecocnomic they usually do carry the promise of feeding impoverished Africans.
- Farm rules will not be making us fat.
- Voguish locavorism isn't really greener or higher for the economy.
- fats taxes will not narrow our waists and "fixing" tuition lunch courses will not make our children any smarter.
- Why the foodstuff police hypocritically think an iPad is a technological surprise yet meals know-how is an business evil
So sooner than tremendous Brother and Animal Farm merge right into a socialist nightmare, learn The foodstuff Police and allow us to as americans rejoice what's stable approximately our nutrition approach and take again our forks and foie gras earlier than it is too late!
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