Health Updates: salt; exercise & cancer; drastic changes required from all of us to curb greenhouse gases; thoughts on the documentary “Fresh”- why its important for vegetarians; pthalates in cosmetics, plastics; brominated vegetable oil (BVO) an emulsifier used in citrus-flavored soft drinks- how safe is it?; nuts.
Commentaries: “First They Come For the Muslims” [Chris Hedges 16Apr12 www.truthdig.com] “Feeding Death Squads?” UN’s World Food Program in Ethiopia [Thomas Mountain 17Apr12 www.counterpunch.com] “Jailing Americans for Profit: The Rise of the Prison Industrial Complex” [John W Whitehead 10Apr12 www.huffingtonpost.com]
Commentary Clips: Americans are NOT stupid!?; George Carlin: America can’t be fixed.