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The Politics of Food
As biotech "Frankenfoods" are stuffed down their throats, consumers rebel
The Nation, December 27, 1999, pp. 11-17
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                3. Ulster Says Maybe, p. 4
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2. Sweet and Lowdown (1999 Film) by Woody Allen
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                1. Punk, Progressive & Political by Jessica Hopper, Kimberly Doss-Cortes, and Lorena Fuller, ..., p. 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                2. Democracy Bites the WTO, pp. 3-4
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                4. Solidarity on the Farm by Jason Sokol, p. 6
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                5. Bush's Tax Film-Flam by David Corn, p. 6
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                6. On the Release of John McCain's Psychological Records by Calvin Trillin, p. 6
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                8. Waging War in Space by Karl Grossman and Judith Long, p. 8
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                9. Minority Report by Christopher Hitchens, p. 9
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                10. Subject to Debate by Katha Pollitt, p. 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                11. The Politics of Food by Maria Margaronis, pp. 11-17
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                12. Food Fight Comes to America by John Stauber, p. 18
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                13. Don't Look, Don't Find by Kristi Coale, p. 19
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                14. Food Money by Micah L. Sifry, pp. 20-21
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