Archive for August, 2012

The Great Organic Deceivers

Which organic brands really believe in organic—and which are working behind the scenes to betray natural health consumers? It’s time for a boycott. Action Alert!

Many natural and organic brands are actually owned by huge conglomerates that don’t support sustainable, organic, non-GMO, non-toxic agriculture. In fact, their product labels are often designed to mislead consumers just so they can grab a share of the lucrative health-conscious consumer market.

Even worse, many of the conglomerate companies that produce so-called natural foods—and even some labeled “organic”—are allied with the biotech industry fighting by any means to defeat “Label GMO,” a.k.a. Prop 37, the California Right to Know 2012 Ballot Initiative. Why are they doing such a thing? Because they sell more food that has GMO ingredients than organic food, and don’t want consumers to have a choice about the GMO. They especially don’t want consumers to know what is actually in their so-called “natural” products.

Keep in mind that the term “natural” has no legal or regulatory meaning at all: FDA has never created a definition for it and claims that “it is difficult to define a food product that is ‘natural’ because the food

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Episode 0132- Raw Food 2012 and Beyond

Episode 0132- Raw Food 2012 and Beyond

A special treat- we have a replay for you of our Rawpalooza panel, which featured raw food leaders Jenny Ross, Chef BeLive, Dan “The Man” McDonald, Jackie and Gideon Graff, Bryan Au, and Tina Pruitt. This panel kicked off our Rawpalooza 2012 event in style.

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