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Empty Calories: What’s Missing from the Debate Over NYC’s Soda “Ban”

Real Food Challenge

Last week, a New York state judge struck down the Bloomberg administration’s attempt to limit the sizes of certain sugary drinks sold in the city. As the co-founder of one real food campaign, I’ve been following the coverage and public commentary with great interest, and I’m struck by what I hear. Or don’t hear, rather.

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  • Lindsey Smith

    Thank you for sharing your thoughts! Although I am not up to speed on the latest news, I do agree that young voices are definitely needed in this campaign. Regarding marketing $$s, I'm sure the money spent is ridiculous, but can we really pressure their budget? What can really be done about the absurd amounts of spending?