Contents: World Nutrition 2013, 4, 5, 271-295.
Geoffrey Cannon on “The heavy hitter,” page 271
Michael Pollan on “The game changer,” page 273
Excerpts from Marion Nestle’s Preface: “Standing up and speaking out,” page 275
Excerpts from Marion Nestle’s Afterword:
- Our children are not protected, page 279
- Let’s Move–Where? page 280
- Obesity, page 281
- Marketing to children, page 282
- School meals, page 287
- Sugared soft drinks, page 290
- Dawn is breaking, 293
World Nutrition says: Readers may make use of the material in this column if acknowledgement is given to the book’s publisher. Please cite as: Nestle M. Food is a political issue. World Nutrition May 2013, 4,5, 270-295. Obtainable at www.wphna.org.
Next public appearance
New Directions in the Fight Against Hunger and Malnutrition: A Festschrift in Honor of Per Pinstrup-Anderson. Cornell University, Statler Hotel Amphitheater. The conference begins at 7:30 a.m. with breakfast and ends with a reception the following day with remarks by professor Pinstrup-Anderson at 2:25 p.m.
My joint contribution with Malden Nesheim is from 1:40-2:00 p.m. on “the internationalization of the obesity epidemic: the case of sugar-sweetened sodas.”