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King Corn--The Subsidized Crop That Drives Our Fast-Food Nation (TEXT and VERY LONG VIDEO)

Health & Wellness  (tags: corn, genetically engineered, corn-derivatives, food, diet, family, U.S., humans, health, nutrition, disease, illness, risks, safety, research, warning )

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The United States is the number one per capita consumer of corn in the world. As expounded in books like The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan, high-fructose corn syrup and other corn-derivatives work their way into nearly every kind of processed...

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Carrie B (306)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 3:30 pm
The video is over an hour, but if you are able to watch it at some point ~ it is quite interesting and informative.

Jason S (50)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 7:37 pm
Good posting, thanks

Patricia H. (440)
Sunday September 8, 2013, 1:09 am

Lona G (80)
Sunday September 8, 2013, 7:02 am
King Corn may well symbolise everything that is wrong with food, lifestyle and corporate greed in the US

Theodore Shayne (56)
Sunday September 8, 2013, 8:46 am
Excellent article.

Elizabeth M (65)
Sunday September 8, 2013, 9:17 am
Noted and signed petition....will return later to watch video.
Good article!!

Twyla Sparks (208)
Sunday September 8, 2013, 8:34 pm

Mary Donnelly (47)
Monday September 9, 2013, 1:14 am
Great post--thanks.
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