Hard-hitting Pollan article on American food

Pollan article cartoonThis hard-hitting article about the American food system, by Michael Pollan and others in The Washington Post, entitled How a national food policy could save millions of American lives, is worth a read because of how it explains the background reasons for this dire state of affairs. Britain may not be quite as bad as the US, but it follows in the US’s footsteps more than any other country in Europe, and, with a globalised food system, much of what the article says is very relevant to us in the UK.

Read the article here.