515 search results for “food police” (page 13)

Hey Food Cops, Leave Us All Alone!

The frenzied movement to expunge every last morsel of cake and every remaining drop of soda from schools is beginning to make some pint-sized enemies. New Haven, Connecticut schools aren’t…
Posted April 29, 2004 at 12:00 am

The (Food) Tax Man Cometh

As Americans file their last minute tax returns, Canadians are bracing themselves for a new levy on burgers and fries. Bureaucrats north of the border are gearing up to supersize…
Posted April 12, 2004 at 12:00 am

Food Cops Still Hop On Pop

Our nation’s diet scolds are running out of reasons to pick on soda pop. Researchers at Virginia Tech’s Center for Food and Nutritional Policy (CFNP) have found that…
Posted March 30, 2004 at 12:00 am

Food Cop Won’t Stop

The diet scolds at the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) will not rest until every food morsel in America is taxed, labeled, regulated, and given…
Posted March 24, 2004 at 12:00 am

Health Police Manufacture An Epidemic

No one likes being called “fat,” “overweight,” or — most of all — “obese.” But the truth hurts, and the sooner Tom Cruise, Mark McGwire, Michael Jordan, and President Bush…
Posted February 4, 2004 at 12:00 am

‘Alternative’ Food Market? Fake Food Scares!

In this Sunday’s New York Times Magazine, organic-farming cheerleader Michael Pollan declared: “For several years now, an alternative, postindustrial food chain has been taking shape, its…
Posted January 14, 2004 at 12:00 am

NY Times Magazine Writer Allies With Radical Food Activists

At the end of last year, New York Times Magazine contributing editor Michael Pollan became a professor at UC Berkeley’s graduate school of journalism. Most famous for…
Posted December 18, 2003 at 12:00 am

A Potpourri Of Food Activist News

On Obesity, Peter Jennings Is WrongFormer naval surgeon general Dr. Harold M. Koenig writes: “Kids are too fat today because they no longer get enough exercise.” Koenig offers a…
Posted December 15, 2003 at 12:00 am

Food Cops Bust the Whole Enchilada

Washington, DC – The Fiesta’s over, according to the food police at the Ralph Nader-inspired Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI). The group is set to issue yet…
Posted September 30, 2003 at 12:00 am

Food Cops Mess With Texas

“Stop. Step away from the junk food and listen carefully. We Americans are overweight, and it’s because we eat too much of the wrong stuff.” So begins a…
Posted August 18, 2003 at 12:00 am