“If a consumer is confused about the source of a product labeled ‘almond milk,’ then he has bigger problems than being confused about which milk to buy,” said Institute for Justice Senior Attorney Justin Pearson, who authored IJ’s comment to the FDA. “The government does not have the power to change the dictionary.”
Source: Sibilla, N. (Jan 31, 2019, Forbes) FDA Crackdown On Calling Almond Milk 'Milk' Could Violate The First Amendment
Many of us don’t always consider that what we eat not only directly impacts our health, but that of the planet. Many of us make new year’s resolutions only to have them fall by the wayside in a week or two. The resolve to be part of the change in combating climate change is one we all need to have.
The BBC just released seven interactive charts showing the realities of global warming. As dire as the situation seems, we can start to turn things around. Because it is about the collective us, who have the power to make a real difference.