Saturday, March 10, 2012

Please pass the 'Pink Slime'

The USDA approved the safety of pink slime with the strong arm encouragement of former USDA undersecretary Jo Ann Smith, who was appointed by Bush in 1989 after previously serving as president of the National and Floridian Cattlemen's Association. Zirnstein claims, scientists in D.C. were pressured to approve pink slime with minimal safety approval, and insists the FSIS ignored findings that it is a "high-risk product."[1]

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This could be true, or an attempt to bring down the beef industry. One of the objectives of the U.N. environmental plan is to make us all vegetarian, as indicated in Jeremy Rifkin's books. It's difficult to determine what is true any more.