Article: Today’s Debate- Will Prop 37 Inspire a Real Food Movement?

I've had my issues with Michael Pollan in the past. I read In Defense of Food years ago and I kept getting frustrated by what I considered to be oversimplified conclusions to some complex issues. This pretty much summarizes my ongoing internal debate about nutrition. Sometimes I feel that learning the hard science behind human …

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 …

Article: Today’s debate: The Wall Street Journal asks who’s responsible for preventing obesity?

http://www.foodpolitics.com/2012/09/todays-debate-the-wall-street-journal-asks-whos-responsible-for-preventing-obesity/ Marion Nestle weighs in with her recommendations about how the government needs to play a bigger role in our fight to prevent obesity. What do you think? Is it the government's responsibility to manage our diets or should we exhibit more self control? Drop me a line with your thoughts! Posted from WordPress for …