John Stauber is the founder and exec­u­tive direc­tor of the non­prof­it Cen­ter for Media and Democ­ra­cy in Madi­son, Wis­con­sin. He is the co-author with Shel­don Ramp­ton of Weapons of Mass Decep­tion: The Uses of Pro­pa­gan­da in Bush’s War on Iraq (2003) and Mad Cow USA (1997).
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Alice Waters’ Chez Sludge
The world-famous advocate of local, organic food now advocates controversial "organic biosolids compost" for gardens.
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Mad Cows and Americans
Lax testing standards for North American cattle could be masking a wider contagion