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Mad Cow: Consumer Reports Says Regulators Are Failing the Food Supply
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This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: Consumer Reports senior scientist Dr. Michael Hanson tells us the United States lags far behind Europe and Asia in its regulation of the meat industry; Tupac and the L.A. riots at 20; Rocky Anderson's alternative campaign for president; and Greenpeace protests Apple's dirty cloud.
There appears to be no risk to humans from the dairy cow discovered in
California this week to have "mad cow" disease. That's according to the US
Department of Agriculture and the beef industry.