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Friday, January 18, 2013

Appetite for Profit - How the food industry undermines our health

Cocoa Puffs labeled as "whole grain"? Laws preventing consumers from suing food companies?

Lobbying to keep you from knowing what's in the food you eat and where it comes from?

A host of deceptions are designed to influence the way we eat.


Don't believe anything on the
front of the package


The food industry spends billions to convince you what to eat.

Corporate profits and propaganda control the politics of food and health, keeping consumers in the dark about what's really going on with our food.

Public health attorney Michele Simon is the author of Appetite for Profit.

Note: the presentation starts about 4:30 into the video. It's worth the wait.



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