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GMO’s: Harmful or Helpful? Everyone Has An Agenda.

In the novel, Ozeki mentions that “the rapid growth of the fast-food chains was the random factor that helped fuel the potato boom of ’74. In the 1980s it was McDonald’s introduction of the Supersize Meal. In the nineties it … Continue reading

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Urban Roots documentary

I’ve just learned about a new documentary by Mark MacInnis that’s akin to The Garden: Urban Roots. It studies the trend of converting land in blighted Detroit neighborhoods into urban gardens that I mentioned in class this week. I’ve contacted the producer … Continue reading

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