Why Food Day 2012 Matters

I haven't spent a whole lot of time on this blog discussing food policy the way I originally intended. I've gotten caught up in the minutia of recipes and my neverending emotional journey and that's led me astray from one of my original mission statements which is to facilitate dialogue about our global food epidemic. …

Article: Today’s Debate- Should We Ban “Healthy Food” From Our Diet?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/marcus-samuelsson/banning-healthy-food-from_b_1822785.html I read this blog post written by chef Marcus Samuelsson, discussing our obsession with "healthy food" about a month ago and fell in love with the message. He notes the government's dual role in both creating a better response to fight the obesity epidemic while also playing instigator by supporting the very industries that …