Nutritional Standards

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9:00 am
Wed February 26, 2014

Marion Nestle's "Food Politics"

About a decade ago, Marion Nestle made waves when she published her groundbreaking book “Food Politics,” now considered by many to be one of the founding documents of the movement to reform the American food system.   In it, Nestle criticized the high quality, low quantity eating habits encouraged by the food industry and how many lawmakers in Washington have been influenced by the deep pockets of big agriculture and big food.

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12:36 pm
Wed November 28, 2012

New Nutrition Standards For School Lunches

New school meal standards hope to sway American children away from unhealthy foods, which have led to 32 percent being overweight and 17 percent obese.
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