by Jeff Stier, The Heartland Institute
Don’t let his bespectacled, mild-manner fool you: Mark Bittman is the foodie version of a war-monger.
“There’s a war here,” the New York Times columnist proclaimed at a food conference last year. His battle is America’s next social justice crusade much like civil rights and suffrage. But this time, the oppressors are McDonald’s, Wal-Mart and Monsanto. From soda to sugar to meat, Bittman has declared war on nearly every ingredient in the American food system. Read the entire story.