Food, Obesity, and Regulation: Simmering Culture War Boils Over

It's the holiday season – a time for gastronomic, even gluttonous indulgence. Between the candy canes and the candied yams lies a world of caloric intake. But the onslaught of calories is also fueling something else: the simmering culture war over food. President Obama signed into law the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 on Monday, marking the largest investment in child nutrition programs since their inception. The bill sets standards for food served in school cafeterias, vending...Full Story
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