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Pink Slime And Mad Cow Disease: Coming To A Burger Near You

John Robbins | Posted 06.26.2012 | Healthy Living
John Robbins

This recent case of mad cow disease could be an isolated case. It could amount to nothing more than a fleeting news item. That, certainly, is what the U.S. meat industry would like officials to think, and what it would like consumers to believe.

Taiwan Bans U.S. Beef, Threatens Trade Relations

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The U.S. government "deeply regrets" parliament's decision to reinstate the ban over widespread fears of mad cow disease, Washington's de facto embass...

In Korea, Breaking & Beef, Hip-Hop & Free Trade

Jeff Chang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Chang

Why all the fuss over beef? To many ordinary Koreans, the government's lifting its ban on U.S. beef is a demonstration of the way the U.S. version of "free trade" has hurt their country.

US: Our Beef Is World's Safest

AP Via CNN/Money | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The nation's meat supply is "the safest in the world," a U.S. agriculture official said Monday, seeking to reassure consumers following the recall of ...