Ivy League grad, Michelle Obama, thinks America's mothers 'confused and bewildered,' 'defeated' when it comes to buying food

Michelle Obama: America’s Moms Are ‘Confused and Bewildered,’ ‘Defeated’ by Grocery Shopping

Susan Jones CNSNews 2/28/2014

Apparently it’s not the price of the groceries, but the nutrition labels on food packages that make grocery shopping such a difficult and trying experience for the moms of America.

In pitching new, improved nutrition labels at the […]

The rising cost of food

According to the UN’s latest update on global food prices, the cost of basic foods is still 37% higher than it was last year • Get the data on global food prices since 1990 • Explore the interactive

Datablog Guardian [UK] 7 June 2011

The last monthly report on global food prices before the summer […]

Ethanol versus the Poor

The law of unintended consequences strikes again.

P. Gardner Goldsmith The Freeman July 2007 Volume: 57, Issue: 6

…At the end of March Castro spoke out with great fire and resentment about the attempt by the Bush administration and Congress to increase ethanol use in the United States. “More than 3 billion people in the […]

Has Anybody Seen Jimmy Carter Lately?

When the central bank is rapidly creating more dollars and the cost of your daily existence is rapidly increasing, do you feel better knowing that other Bernankes in other countries are doing the same thing?

Tim Cavanaugh Reason Magazine 3/4/2011

Veiled within the news that Ronald Reagan handily topped a recent Gallop poll […]