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Essays by Elaine Catherine R. Ferrer and Ronnie Cummins

May 8, 2016
Organic Consumers Association
by Elaine Catherine R. Ferrer and Ronnie Cummins
Essay

It’s safe to say that most American consumers probably can’t recall the last time they ate a meal prepared entirely from wholesome, farm-to-table ingredients, without any canned or prepackaged products.
 
That’s because most Americans today consume mostly processed foods—foods produced with pesticides, GMOs and synthetic chemicals, routinely laced with too much sugar, salt and unhealthy fats.
 
In fact, processed foods make up as much as 70 percent of people’s diets–meaning only 30 percent of what they consume consists of wholesome, natural, or organic foods!
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April 12, 2016
Organic Consumers Association
by Elaine Catherine R. Ferrer and Ronnie Cummins
Essay

The Big Food giants, the pesticide and genetic engineering corporations such as Monsanto, the chemical, cosmetics, body care, food packaging, bottled water, and home furnishings industries—they all have a dirty secret.
 
All these “Better Living Through Chemistry” companies and their PR firms and trade associations, bolstered by their minions in the mass media and academia, like to reassure us that these toxic, carcinogenic, gender-bending compounds in their products have been thoroughly tested and approved by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the U.S. Food & Drug Read more

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