The Results Are In: Brazil Presidential Elections Part 3

  The results are in and Dilma Rousseff has been reelected as Brazil’s president. After a dramatic election season and a brutal run-off election, Rousseff squeaked out a victory with just 51.4 percent of the vote. Her win sent her opponent Senator Aecio Neves of the Social Democracy Party home on narrow margins. Rousseff of the…
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Turns out that burgers aren't the biggest issue

Episode 87: Obesity and the Law

February 28th, 2013

Inspired by Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign and Michael Moss’s recent expose in the New York Times Magazine, we thought we’d use this week’s podcast to do a deep dive into the laws around nutrition, food labeling, and obesity. We wanted to learn what leverage the FDA actually has, if Mayor Bloomberg’s large soda ban changed