The Politics of Food Fear

We live in a strange time. Particularly when it comes to food. Without any doubt our food is cheaper, safer and of higher quality than ever before. We have far more choices. We have far more industry and government scrutiny. Yet, more and more people–particularly young people–seem scared to death of their food. I saw a recent study that showed concern about our food is rising faster and is a greater concern in our country than foreign policy and just about any issue that affects our future. Food fear stems from multiple causes. Let me suggest a couple at least. Constant, global news. Media (including bloggers, social media channel managers, lawyers, etc.) understand there is public concern around food. So…
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