“ According to Centers for Disease Control, nearly twice as many people die annually from tainted meat than died in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Making a powerful comparison, Kristof points out that “while the terrorist attacks of 2001 led us to transform the way we approach national security, the deaths of almost twice as many people annually have still not generated basic food-safety initiatives. „
The New York Times Compares Antibiotic Abuse on Factory Farms to Terrorism. Via MFA Blog.
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