Your Call: Marion Nestle: "Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning)"

Nov 30, 2015

On the December 1st edition of Your Call we’ll have a conversation with professor Marion Nestle about her new book "Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning)."  

Nestle says soda companies have been employing marketing, public relations and lobbying to protect their profits at the expense of public health, but health advocacy has become the single greatest threats to soda industry profits. How are people organizing against the soda industry? Join the conversation, on the next Your Call, with Renee Kemp.

Guest:

Marion Nestle, nutrition scholar, and Paulette Goddard Professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health at New York University

Web Resources:

Marion Nestle: Food Politics

Time: The Soda Industry’s Promises Mean Nothing

AP:  Coke Had Role in Anti-Obesity Group, Emails Show

NY Times: The Decline of ‘Big Soda’

NY Times: Coca-Cola Funds Scientists Who Shift Blame for Obesity Away From Bad Diets