Tag Archive

Tag Archives for " farm subsidies "

The Weight of the Nation is Crushing America

The HBO documentary, “The Weight of the Nation” is a clarion call for changing our eating habits and the government’s food and farm policies and subsidies. If not, we will all soon have a problem, not just the 2/3rds of us that are overweight or obese, as well as 1/3 of children.

Continue reading

“How To Get Fat without Really Trying”

A Summary of the late Peter Jennings’ TV Special, along with video of How To Get Fat Without Really Trying. Subsidies and Marketing Ain’t So Good For Us WITH THE strikingly voluble debate raging over the state of the American health system, I thought it would be a good time to go back seven years […]

Continue reading