Marion Nestle http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/20664/all en Cereal Murders Not Enough for ABC, CBS http://www.mrc.org/articles/cereal-murders-not-enough-abc-cbs <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Silly rabbit, Trix really aren’t for kids anymore. </p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Even more beloved characters are going to be pulled from the airwaves, but that’s not satisfying the food fascists.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; “Today’s changes are getting a lot of attention, but as American children face an epidemic of obesity, will these changes really make a difference?” wondered “World News with Charles Gibson” anchor Elizabeth Vargas on July 18.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cereal-murders-not-enough-abc-cbs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Government ABC World News Campbell's CBS Evening News childhood obesity Coca-Cola CSPI Elaine Kolish Elizabeth Vargas Food Police General Mills health advocates Hershey Kellogg's Kelly Wallace Kraft Marion Nestle Pepsi regulation of advertising Fri, 20 Jul 2007 19:50:40 +0000 admin 25435 at http://www.mrc.org USA Today Promotes Stricter Food Labeling http://www.mrc.org/articles/usa-today-promotes-stricter-food-labeling <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; For nearly 800 years, long before the days of outsourcing,&nbsp;world oil markets and the Internet, there has been a global economy of sorts. Since the days of Marco Polo and the spice trade, people have been getting their foods from all over the world.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; But USA Today promoted more regulation by portraying imported food as a threat to food safety and citing left-wing food police experts in the July 11 USA Today.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/usa-today-promotes-stricter-food-labeling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Health American Meat Institute CSPI Food Police food regulation Food Safety Grocery Manufacturers Association international trade Marion Nestle USA Today Wed, 11 Jul 2007 22:21:18 +0000 admin 25448 at http://www.mrc.org