How the junk food industry has encouraged us to eat ourselves to death

See on Scoop.itBad News – What You Don’t Want To Hear

 

                       AN IMAGE SAYS A THOUSAND WORDS: 

             JUNK FOOD Google Image Search http://ow.ly/ktsUk

 

                                               — VIDEO INTERVIEW —

                                             ****”SALT SUGAR FAT” ***

Feb 28, 2013 – Democracy Now

NY TIMES REPORTER MICHAEL MOSS ON HOW THE FOOD GIANTS HOOKED AMERICA (AND THE WORLD) ON JUNK FOOD http://www.democracynow.org/seo/2013/3/1/salt_sugar_fat_ny_times_reporter

 

TakePart, February 27, 2013
HOW FOOD GIANTS KEEP US SICK, FAT AND COMING BACK FOR MORE http://www.takepart.com/article/2013/02/27/three-ingredients-dominate-consumers-tastes-and-waistlines

 

21 Feb 2013 – GRIST

THE TRICKS OF THE PROCESSED FOOD TRADE ARE HORRIFYING, BUT THEY MIGHT ALSO HOLD THE KEY TO MARKETING HEALTHIER STUFF , a New York Times Magazine article suggests…. http://grist.org/news/how-the-junk-food-industry-has-encouraged-us-to-eat-ourselves-to-death/?utm_campaign=daily&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

 

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“CONSUMING KIDS: THE COMMERCIALIZATION OF CHILDHOOD” Consuming Kids: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-znXsFZJ5E

 

Feb 26, 2013 – OPENING PANDORA’S LUNCHBOX: PROCESSED FOODS ARE EVEN SCARIER THAN YOU THOUGHT http://grist.org/food/opening-pandoras-lunchbox-processed-foods-are-even-scarier-than-you-thought/?utm_campaign=daily&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

 

CHEMICAL CREEP: HOW TOXIC CHEMICALS ARE SNEAKING INTO YOUR FOOD AND YOUR BODY – March 7, 2013 Huffington Post  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/07/toxic-chemicals-food-body_n_2829270.html

 

 AMERICANS EAT THE CHEAPEST FOOD IN THE WORLD BUT WHAT IS IT REALLY COSTING US?  : TreeHugger http://www.treehugger.com/health/americans-eat-the-cheapest-food-in-the-world-but-what-is-it-really-costing-us.html?campaign=daily_nl

 

 

OXFARM: WORLD’S LARGEST FOOD COMPANIES CREATING LEGACY OF DESTRUCTION http://sco.lt/6sSzK5

 

THE MOST HEAVILY ADVERTISED FOODS TO KIDS ARE SUGARY CEREALS, FAST FOODS, AND SUGARY DRINKS – Food Marketing Workgroup http://www.foodmarketing.org/category/wall-of-shame/

 

HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP: THE OBESITY, DIABETES EPIDEMIC http://www.seattleorganicrestaurants.com/vegan-whole-foods/high-fructose-corn-syrup/

 

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IN EL SALVADOR, AMERICAN JUNK FOOD CREATING CHAOS WITH HEAL, CHILDREN AND CULTURAL NORMS http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/3997415995/in-el-salvador-american-junk-food-creating-chaos-with-health-children-and-cultural-norms-video-report

 

THE EXTRAORDINARY SCIENCE OF ADDICTIVE JUNK FOOD  – Feb 20, 2013 NY TIMES http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/24/magazine/the-extraordinary-science-of-junk-food.html?hp&_r=3&pagewanted=all&;

 

THE NEW AGE OF FOOD MARKETING – HOW COMPANIES ARE TARGETING AND LURING OUR KIDS  — and what advocates can do about it – October 11, 2011 Berkeley Media Studies Group http://www.bmsg.org/resources/publications/the-new-age-of-food-marketing

 

March 2013 AMERICAN PROCESSED FOODS – IN COLOR TO DYE FOR by Robyn O’Brien @unhealthytruthhttp://organicconnectmag.com/wp/american-processed-foods-in-colors-to-dye-for/#.UU0ZIxk0ORQ

 

Feb 25, 2013 Guardian Sustainable Business | Guardian Professional

OUR GLOBAL FOOD SYSTEM IS DANGEROUSLY OUT OF CONTROL, WHAT ARE THE SOLUTIONS?  http://www.guardian.co.uk/sustainable-business/fairtrade-report-treatment-smallholder-farmers

 

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AMERICANS ‘ARE SICKER AND DIE YOUNGER’ THAN PEOPLE IN OTHER WEALTHY NATIONS Feb. 21, 2013 PBS NEWSHOUR VIDEO REPORT http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/3994849221/americans-are-sicker-and-die-younger-than-people-in-other-wealthy-nations-obesity-plus

 

CAN FOOD BE AS ADDICTIVE AS A DRUG?  – New York Times http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=990DE3DE123EF931A35753C1A9679D8B63&ref=michaelmoss

 

WHY IS EVERYONE ALWAYS GIVING MY KIDS JUNK FOOD?  – Eat + Run (usnews.com) http://health.usnews.com/health-news/blogs/eat-run/2013/02/20/why-is-everyone-always-giving-my-kids-junk-food

 

                                                WATCH

 May 6, 2013 Democracy Now
VIDEO

*** INTERVIEW WITH MICHAEL POLLAN ON RECLAIMING OUR FOOD SYSTEM, MAKE OURSELVES HEALTHY AND GROW DEMOCRACY http://www.democracynow.org/2013/5/6/michael_pollan_on_how_reclaiming_cooking

 

FOOD, DRINK INDUSTRIES UNDERMINE HEALTH POLICY, STUDY FINDS  – Feb 11, 2013 Chicago Tribune http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-02-11/lifestyle/sns-rt-us-chronic-diseasebre91b00d-20130211_1_public-health-health-policy-chronic-diseases

 

FOOD MARKETING MAKES FEEDING CHILDREN HEALTHFULLY EVEN HARDER http://www.foodmarketing.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Parent-Stories.pdf

 

FoodFri CHICK-FIL-A HAS A NEW CHILDREN’S BOOK LOADED WITH PROPAGANDA TO CONCEAL THE HORRORS OF CORPORATE AGRICULTURE  http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/3882049890/chick-fil-a-has-a-new-children-s-book-loaded-with-propaganda-to-conceal-the-horrors-of-corporate-agriculture

 

         HEY ADVERTIERS, LEAVE OUR DEFENSELESS KIDS ALONE:

                     THE SCIENCE OF MARKETING ADDICTION

                                     http://sco.lt/6RpXF3

 

                                                        VIDEO: 

PROJECT WILD THING – CONNECTING CHILDREN WITH NATURE an interview with film producer David Bond –http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KgmmMKmX6oI&feature=youtu.be&campid=twitter

 

Guardian Environment, October 16, 2013
FOUR OUT OF FIVE UK CHILDREN ‘NOT CONNECTED TO NATURE’ http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/oct/16/uk-children-not-connected-nature-rspb

 

                                                 VIDEO Report

 Feb. 21, 2013 PBS Newshour

ARE WE INCHING TOWARDS HEALTHIER EATING, LESS OBESITY?  PBS NewsHour http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/health/jan-june13/fastfood_02-21.html

 

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DIGITAL FOOD AND BEVERAGE MARKETING TO CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS | Berkeley Media Studies Group http://www.bmsg.org/resources/publications/video-digital-food-and-beverage-marketing-to-children-and-adolescents

 

 

———-BEHIND THE REPORT “BEHIND THE BRANDS? A SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS HORROR STORY http://sco.lt/594zeT

 

HOW THE FOOD GIANTS HOOKED US  http://www.scoop.it/t/environmental-and-human-health/p/3997556508/how-the-food-giants-hooked-us

 

THE DRUG STORE IN AMERICAN MEAT: SUSTAINABLE FARMING VS CORPORATE FACTORY FARMING http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/3996006334/the-drug-store-in-american-meat-sustainable-farming-vs-cafos-factory-farming

 

 

GIANT FOOD CORPORATIONS WORK HAND-IN-GLOVE WITH GOVERNMENT AGENCIES TO DISH UP CHEAP, UNHEALTHY FOOD | Global Research http://www.globalresearch.ca/giant-food-corporations-work-hand-in-glove-with-corrupt-government-agencies-to-dish-up-cheap-unhealthy-food/5324525

 

INDUSTRIAL FRUCTOSE AND OVEREATING – FUELLING THE OBESITY EPIDEMIC  http://www.i-sis.org.uk/Fructose_and_Overeating.php @ISISscience

 

FAST FOOD, SLOW DEATH  : “Food Deserts” and the $500 Billion Corporate Food Monopoly http://sco.lt/6YRaUr

 

“FOODOPOLY” – EXPOSING THE HANDFUL OF CORPORATIONS THAT CONTROL OUR FOOD SYSTEM FROM SEED TO DINNER PLATE http://sco.lt/7YSrYX

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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