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‘Pink slime’ eliminated from fast food, but not school lunches

Kusa Denver USA Today The U.S. Department of Agriculture told “The Daily” online newspaper that it’s buying 7 million more pounds of the “slime” for school lunch programs across the country. “All USDA ground beef purchases for the National School … Continue reading

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Big Food Must Go: Why We Need to Radically Change the Way We Eat

Christopher D. Cook AlterNet It is no longer news that a few powerful corporations have literally occupied the vast majority of human sustenance. The situation is perilous: nearly all of human food production, seeds, food processing and sales, is run … Continue reading

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Chicago school bans some lunches brought from home

Source: Chicago Tribute To encourage healthful eating, Chicago school doesn’t allow kids to bring lunches or certain snacks from home — and some parents, and many students, aren’t fans of the policy, Fernando Dominguez cut the figure of a young … Continue reading

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Lunch with the FT: Zbigniew Brzezinski

Source: FT The former US security adviser tells why he is worried about Barack Obama and China – and reveals a ‘visceral contempt’ for Tony Blair. Read More: Lunch with the FT: Zbigniew Brzezinski

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Bosses finger printing scan all staff at Qantas, Dan Murphy’s, Breville and Unomedical

Source: News FINGERPRINT scanners are being used to monitor workers’ hours and lunch breaks, with some businesses using the technology to dock employees’ pay if they are late. Workers at Qantas, Dan Murphy’s, Breville and Unomedical are among those using … Continue reading

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Let’s get this brain toxin off the menu

Source: Ground Truth As parents, we have plenty on our minds as we settle into a new school year — new teachers, carpools, sibling rivalry — the list goes on. We really shouldn’t have to add this: apples and peaches … Continue reading

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Acid Indigestion

Almost every person has experienced acid indigestion. It can cause great discomfort ranging from a simple stomachache to a more complicated formation of ulcers. We will look at the causes and symptoms of acid indigestion, what you can do to … Continue reading

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Colour-coded children: School puts bright children in different uniforms

Source: Daily Mail A secondary school is ‘streaming’ pupils based on ability in an attempt to attract those from well-off families.  From the age of 11 all pupils are segregated – taught in separate colour-coordinated buildings, play in fenced-off areas … Continue reading

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