Word of Mouth: Will turning vegetarian save the planet?

24th February 2010, The Guardian Online Even committed carnivores can't dodge the facts: we're going to have to cut down on the red stuff. A bit. "If one cares about the environment, one must care about eating animals ... Someone who regularly eats factory-farmed products cannot call himself an environmentalist without divorcing that word from … Continue reading Word of Mouth: Will turning vegetarian save the planet?

Word of Mouth: Baby steps towards better regulation

14th January 2010, Guardian Website A rebuff for Heinz over an outrageous baby formula TV ad is bad news for food corps and their ever-more-sophisticated tweaks of parental guilt. But Heinz needs a proper spanking. Heinz has received an embarrassing ticking-off from the Advertising Standards Authority for the nauseating TV advert for its baby milk, … Continue reading Word of Mouth: Baby steps towards better regulation