Articles by Jill Richardson


Save the Turkeys

November 20, 2013 | Our fast-growing, heavy-breasted birds can't even mate anymore.

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Meat So Cheap You Could Die

October 16, 2013 | Even under normal conditions, as the latest tainted chicken scare illustrates, we're giving food safety short shrift.


Why Are We Eating in the Dark?

October 2, 2013 | Big Food has made darn sure that the government doesn't make companies mention genetically engineered foods on their labels.


The USDA’s Reckless Plan

September 11, 2013 | The government intends to spread a failed pilot program that decreased food safety to every hog plant in the nation.

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The Fake Thing

August 21, 2013 | With a newfound exercise obsession, Coca-Cola and other companies are trying to shift the blame for what they're doing to our health.