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    New [Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal] Ô Eric Schlosser review Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal I thought that this book was going to be like Super size Me only in book form Not that the author would eat McDonalds everyday but that he would talk mostly about the unhealthiness of fast food I was wrongThe author barely touches the fast food is full of fat and fattiness deal He mainly talks about the greed power and evi

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    Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser New [Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal] Ô Eric Schlosser As God as my witness I shall never eat another hamburger as long as I shall live That's what I said after reading this book Then the phone rang It was my friend who wanted to go grab a uick bite at Wendy's I had a cheeseburger I never looked back babyIt's not that this book paints the fast food industry in a wic

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    New [Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal] Ô Eric Schlosser I could easily give this book a 5 for its well researched and informative content its engaging pacing its excellent mix of dry facts and goss

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    New [Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal] Ô Eric Schlosser Written on May 29 2012I am glad that I had a large Pizza and a KFC burger at the Delhi airport before I started this book Adios fat

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    Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser review Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal Fast Food Nation is a fascinating and very readable book In some ways it reminds me of Upton Sinclair's The Jungle It's not only a critiue of fast food the chemicals we are ingesting and the health problems we are facing it is also critical of a system that allows exploitation of young old and immigrant workers

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    review Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser Oh America When will you wise up?In 1998 the seed of Fast Food Nation appeared in Rolling Stone Magazine Schlosser's expose has since been expanded to a book and then a movie and still international love affair with fast food continues The latest edition also contains an afterword addressing 'mad cow disease' or bovine spongiform encephalo

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    New [Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal] Ô Eric Schlosser review Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal This I feel is now a classic book in the 'wrongs going on in the food making world' Although this is from 2001 I feel many of the revelations are still true unfortunately It is US centric yet at least some of the facts appear worldwide depending sometimes on the country But it did make me feel wary about eating fast food if I was traveling in USThis book of 3 years of research talks about the industry of fast food and its conseuences on p

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    Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download New [Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal] Ô Eric Schlosser WowwwwwBy the time you finish reading this book you will strongly consider becoming either a vegan or a hard core local eater or both I took a tiny bit of comfort in knowing that I eat vegan about half the days in the year; still the book really scared me It's hard factual journalism with a huge section of footnotes in the back As

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    Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download review Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal Another title for this entertaining book could have been Our disposable society How our utter disrespect for our selves each other and our environment created the world we live in today The automobile's destructive force on American life was been well documented in other works But Schlosser extends that work specifically as it relates to the food industry Not just fast food But the entire food industry And it's scary stuffBottom

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    review Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download New [Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal] Ô Eric Schlosser Schlosser takes us on a crash course in American history and it all starts with McDonalds At the same time that Ray Kroc was envisioning how McDonalds could change the world and make him rich Eisenhower was overs

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Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser

Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal

Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download Download Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Fast food has hastened the malling of our landscape widened the chasm between rich and poor fueled an epidemic of obesity and propelled American cultural imperialism abroad That's a lengthy list of charges but here Eric Schlosser makes them stick with an. I thought that this book was going to be like Super size Me only in book form Not that the author would eat McDonalds everyday but that he would talk mostly about the unhealthiness of fast food I was wrongThe author barely touches the fast food is full of fat and fattiness deal He mainly talks about the greed power and evilness of fast food companies I would read this book in the mornings as i drank my coffee and I would get so mad at how only a few people can make so many people miserable I would cry at the working conditions of the meat industry and trust me i m not crying over the cows it s the workers that have it so bad that i just want to take them all away from that horrible job and give them all sacks of money and comfortable chairs to sit on He discusses the ranchers the feedlots the slaughter houses and the packaging companies He talks about the potato farms He talks about minimum wage He talks about how our government is supposed to regulate and keep us safe from unhealthy meat and that it not only doesn t do that but CAN T do that legally The USDA cannot recall meat that is unhealthy It has no rights to do that The meat companies can voluntarily recall meat but they can t be forced to even if the meat is infected with epidemic proportions of e coli 0157H7 which as far as i can tell is like ebola it turns your organs into mushThe meat industry is so corrupt and has bought so many republican congressmen that it has no watchdogs no police OSHA is not allowed to investigate a factory unless the injury records show above the national average The meat companies hire doctors to lie about the severity of injuries and and and they keep two injury logs the real one and the one they turn in to OSHA This is illegal And when the companies are caught they have to pay a piddly fine The FDA doesn t care about the food you eat They only care about prescription drugsThe USDA is not allowed to police the thing it was set up to police This is not new and it s also the reason i don t drink milk The author also says that the government will not change any of this That the only way to make some change is if McDonalds will make the change So if enough people complain and make bad press about McDonalds using nasty beef instead of clean grass fed cowsnothing will change He discusses the franchisefranchisee relationships He discusses the hisory of fast food and the american west It s amazing This book was so interesting If I were to become a vegetarian it would not be because I had a problem with the way cows are treated Nay it would be because of the treatment of humans Fifth Avenue Uptown Tale Blazers your organs into mushThe meat industry is so corrupt and has bought so many republican congressmen that it has no watchdogs no police OSHA is not allowed to investigate a factory unless the injury records show above the national average The meat companies hire doctors to lie about the severity of injuries and and and they keep two injury logs the real one and the one they turn in to OSHA This is illegal And when the companies are caught they have to pay a piddly fine The FDA doesn t care about the food The Children of Willesden Lane Beyond the Kindertransport A Memoir of Music Love and Survival you eat They only care about prescription drugsThe USDA is not allowed to police the thing it was set up to police This is not new and it s also the reason i don t drink milk The author also says that the government will not change any of this That the only way to make some change is if McDonalds will make the change So if enough people complain and make bad press about McDonalds using nasty beef instead of clean grass fed cowsnothing will change He discusses the franchisefranchisee relationships He discusses the hisory of fast food and the american west It s amazing This book was so interesting If I were to become a vegetarian it would not be because I had a problem with the way cows are treated Nay it would be because of the treatment of humans

review Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal

Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download Download Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Artful mix of first rate reportage wry wit and careful reasoningSchlosser's myth shattering survey stretches from California's subdivisions where the business was born to the industrial corridor along the New Jersey Turnpike where many fast food's flavo. Fast Food Nation is a fascinating and very readable book In some ways it reminds me of Upton Sinclair s The Jungle It s not only a critiue of fast food the chemicals we are ingesting and the health problems we are facing it is also critical of a system that allows exploitation of young old and immigrant workers and of the suburban sprawl that resulted from the eradication of efficient and environmentally friendly public transportation by the auto industry The author focuses his criticism on the states of California and Colorado when in reality the same strip malls with the same chain stores and miles of fast food clusters and suburban sprawl exist all over the US I have always been particular about what I eat and rarely visit fast food restaurants so this book has not changed my eating habits drastically It has however made me a wiser consumer

Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser

Summary Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Eric Schlosser Eric Schlosser ´ 5 Download Download Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Rs are concocted Along the way he unearths a trove of fascinating unsettling truths from the unholy alliance between fast food and Hollywood to the seismic changes the industry has wrought in food production popular culture and even real estate back cove. This I feel is now a classic book in the wrongs going on in the food making world Although this is from 2001 I feel many of the revelations are still true unfortunately It is US centric yet at least some of the facts appear worldwide depending sometimes on the country But it did make me feel wary about eating fast food if I was traveling in USThis book of 3 years of research talks about the industry of fast food and its conseuences on people animals and nature There are notes and a bibliography at the end and two afterwords The city of Colorado Springs and some other places near it are the example centers for many stories withinThis is not a story merely of dangers within food and on treatment of animals but also on people suffering because of it Some of the people are given here as examples of this and one is left with great sadness after reading their fate I will now go on to list the chapters The book is divided in two first part talk mostly about the business and people behind the counter the second part focuses on food and global businessview spoiler 1 Beginnings history of many fast food companies including the influence of car culture and looks of each place 2 Getting to the kids Disney s involvement advertising the toys 3 The staff in US often teens part time unskilled low pay causing dropping out of school sometimes the stricts rules unpaid overworking lack of unions violence in the workplace 4 Being a franchisee incl history rules success not guaranteed conflicts with the franchiser Subway esp bad 5 Potatoes french fries how it is done how farmers suffer esp smaller where the good taste comes from natural flavor not necessarily healthier than the beef tallow used before Here we find the often uoted ingredients list for stuff in strawberry milkshake long and hair rising 6 Cattle business here we find ranchers suffering just like the potato farmers above small plots merging into bigger ones Similar is also going on with poultry growers Some ranchers commit suicide like the example of Hank here 7 Meatpacking industry workers often illegal sometimes immigrants often illiterate and unaware of any rights high turnover rate usual lasting time 3 months creating poverty and crimedrug ridden areas around the smell from feedlots the shit history from urban to rural away from unions 8 Health risks of workers in said industry from knife cut scars to DEATH the working conditions are dangerous especially because of the speed demanded many accidents go unreported and injury reviews are often falsified abusive supervisors especially for women who get verbalsexual abuse also from male workers especially bad for sanitation crew who work with chroline mixed hot water poor visibility heath hit with water by other workers falling risks etc Later the author tells us that while the places he reported about were bad it was worse in Texas 9 Contaminated food you might refrain from eating when you read this chapter the ecoli salmonella listeria The meatpacking systems lax food safety pratices does not help What bad can be introduced in the meat besides those mentioned many but especially SHIT Children being vulnerable also through school food which gets cheap meats Feedlot issues worn out dairy cattle all the shit around what they eat other animals incl cats and dogs The industry goes for denial inspection avoiding recall avoidinghiding The meat also can end up in the home freezers 10 Fast food globally rise of obesity less use of traditional food agricultural production imports advertisement for kids spying on protesters Global conuest especially post Cold War causing protests Epilogue 1 Different ways of raising beef Conway s Red Top closed in 2012 and In N Out still going strong what good influence can come from McDonald s power what even the ordinary consumer can do Epilogue 2 added after first prints on Mad Cow from feeding other animals to cows same sort of feeding happens in other places poultry hogs pets zoo animals Reaction to the problem not addressed well at first This shows that contaminated food appears in other countries too although US has avoided serious Mad Cow stuff who know what will happen Also addresses reaction to the first prints of the book hide spoiler

  • Paperback
  • 399
  • Fast Food Nation The Dark Side of the All American Meal
  • Eric Schlosser
  • English
  • 23 April 2018
  • 9780060838584