Columnists
Amy Goodman | Remember "freedom fries"? It seems like renaming fries might be just about the extent of food regulation that some in Congress are willing to support.
Blog
Lindsay Beyerstein | It's a Christmas-week miracle! The Senate, in a vote that astonished everyone, brought the Food Safety and Modernization Act back from the dead on Monday.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | The massive recall of salmonella-infected eggs, the largest egg recall in U.S. history, opens a window on the power of large corporations over not only our health, but over our government.
News
Lucy Sharratt | After almost 15 years of approving the varieties of GE soy, canola and corn that we now eat, Health Canada has stopped bothering with the formalities.