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Fruits with a life of their own

2019-07-05T15:04:48+02:00September 2nd, 2011|

blood-dripping orangeIt’s not hard to imagine that fruits have souls, though it helps to make them look like us. Some of them look angry, others sexy, still others scary. I don’t know who […]

The Killing Floors you are not to see

2019-07-06T22:13:25+02:00October 27th, 2010|

Reporters are embedded in modern warfare operations. On television we may daily watch real people getting killed for real.

But some killing floors are off limits. In the book The Omnivore’s Dilemma the author Michael Pollan tries to analyze modern food production. At one point he was denied all access: To the killing floors of modern […]