The Journal of History     Summer 2004    TABLE OF CONTENTS

Myth Breakers

Unknown to many people is that the family farm is nearly a thing of the past. These days giant agribusiness is what provides most of the food that westerners eat. The subsidies that congress gives to farmers mostly goes to these giant agribusiness companies which include Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM), etc.


Animal testing is scientifically inaccurate and morally indefensible according to John Hill, who is a chemist. The REAL reasons why companies test on animals: protection from lawsuits claiming damages from use of their product and FDA mandates that will not allow required studies in humans on new ingredients (and new formulations in some product areas) until tests have been conducted "proving" the safety of the substance on various animal species.


Milk one of our most common foods, contains hormones that have been implicated as contributory factors in asthma, cancer, heart disease, diabetes, attention deficit disorder, mood swings, depression, and irritabillty? Is your family in danger from a hormone that was just turned down in Canada and Europe as a result of Cohen's work? Why is that hormone still on the market? Should you be drinking dairy at all?

Provided by Robert Cohen, author of Milk: The Deadly Poison, who is America's leading expert on the greatest controversy in the history of the Food and Drug Administration, the approval of a genetically engineered growth hormone now in milk, cheese, and ice cream. His websites can be visited at and



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