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China Tainted Milk Kept Secret For Months

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Chinese authorities secretly investigated a dairy for nearly a year before announcing the company had been producing milk tainted with...

Child Food Allergies Rise In U.S.

Yahoo! News | Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Whatever the cause, it's clear that the number of children with food allergies has gone up 18 percent and the number seeking treatment for food allerg...

Reckless Claims That Hormonal Milk Is Safe

Samuel S. Epstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Samuel S. Epstein

The rBST hormone is injected in about 20% of USA dairy cows to increase milk production. While the industry claims that it's safe for cows, and that the milk is safe for consumers, this is blatantly false.

Breast-Feeding May Protect Moms' Health

usatoday.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Breast-feeding may offer mothers long-term protection against a condition linked to diabetes and heart disease, researchers report today....

Sugar: The Unhealthy Side Of Chocolate Milk

Hemi Weingarten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Hemi Weingarten

Children are consuming too many calories from sugar. The additional sugar in flavored milk can add up to an extra 5 pounds of body weight over a school year.

NY FarmNet Helps Distressed Dairy Farmers

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Huck Heintz has spent a busy year providing free financial consulting to dairy farmers in upstate New York. With milk selling fo...

California's 'Happy Cow' Ads Will Be Filmed In New Zealand

DailyFinance | Sarah GilbertNov 15th 2009 at 9:45PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The New Zealand cows, soon, will have a say in the matter because the CMAB is bringing its production crews to Auckland, New Zealand, to shoot a new s...

How to Be an Eco-Friendly Milk Consumer

planetgreen.discovery.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When it comes to finding milk that's green from the source, there are a handful of labels and acronyms that will help you discern green milk from its ...

Cleve Jones: The Man Behind the Curtain

Bil Browning | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bil Browning

One outstanding impression from my interview with Cleve Jones was simple and all encompassing: he is no gay God; he has feet of clay.

How Beijing Butchered Sean Penn's "Commie, Homo-Loving" Oscar Speech

David Flumenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Flumenbaum

Around Asia, mentions of "gay" or "lesbian" were muted out of the Oscars broadcast. But the award for the most creative censorship method goes to China's CCTV for its work during Sean Penn's speech.

When Should Gay Marriage Advocates Try to Reverse California's Prop 8?

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Bradley

This week, a few organizations championing same-sex marriage will announce their opinions as to whether to try to reverse Prop 8 in 2010 or 2012.

PR 101: Dustin Lance Black Lawsuit Over Leaked Sex Pics

Bil Browning | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Bil Browning

Milk screenwriter Dustin Lance Black is suing the website that published pictures of the writer having sex with an ex-boyfriend. This is an incredibly bad idea.

Dustin Lance Black's Naked Photo Lawsuit: Scribe Suing For X-Rated Release

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

DUSTIN Lance Black, who won the screenwriting Oscar for "Milk," wants a Web site that posted X-rated photos of him and an ex-lover to pay. Black is su...

11 Common Health Myths, Busted

nytimes.com | Tara Parker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Myths, half-truths and wives' tales persist in medicine. Sometimes doctors and nurses even believe things that aren't true or at least are unproven. T...

Perez Hilton Betrays Dustin Lance Black

Mike Alvear | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Alvear

Dustin Lance Black has heart. Perez Hilton stomped on it with the heel of a heavy, steel-reinforced boot.

10 Things You Should Know About Raw Milk

Chelsea Green | Makenna Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Guest post by Chelsea Green's Makenna Goodman In recent years, there's been a crackdown on small dairies producing raw milk, designed as an obstacle ...

Happy Birthday Harvey Milk (and thanks for giving us hope)

Joe Cutbirth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Cutbirth

The defining moment in my adult life came inconveniently about six months after I got the first big break in my journalism career. At least it seemed ...

Gay Parents? Don't Be Afraid For The Kids

Mary Liz Thomson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mary Liz Thomson

My brother and his partner beam proudly when the kids call them Dad. The people who know them well continue to be impressed.

China Tainted Milk: Court Rejects Exec's Appeal

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A court in northern China on Thursday upheld a sentence of life in prison for the former head of the company at the centre of last year's scandal over...

China Milk Scandal: First Court Agrees To Hear Case

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — A northern Chinese court has accepted a compensation suit against the dairy at the heart of the tainted milk scandal that sickened nea...

Jason Linkins

Bill O'Reilly Fears 'Milk' Replay In San Francisco

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It seems that as our Media Monitoring Project gets rolling, the enthusiasm of its participants will sometimes gallop away with them. That's the case ...

Got Milk?

Michael Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Jones

What we see in Milk are straw men erected and blown down, over and over again. Anita Bryant made foolish, how hard is that?

WHAT ARE YOU DOING WHILE THE CALIFORNIA SUPREME COURT PONDERS PROP 8?

Judy Wieder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Judy Wieder

Mr. No More Nice Gay is pissed off because he suddenly gets it. He may be young, but he is struggling. And worse than that, his struggle is old: He's still not equal.

Hannity, The Kiss and Barney Frank, Gay Superstar

Paul Jenkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Paul Jenkins

It is a measure of Hollywood's insecurity that we are probably months away from it being more acceptable to be a gay soldier than to be a gay actor.

Sean Penn To Lobby For Harvey Milk Day

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

SAN FRANCISCO — Fresh from his best actor Oscar for his performance as Harvey Milk, Sean Penn is pushing California to officially recognize the ...