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Agriculture & Food Policy

Whole Foods Would Look a Lot Different If It Were Science-Based (New York Magazine’s Science of Us)

Why Are We Still Debating GMOs (The Outline)

Removing Glyphosate from Our Food Won’t Make Us Safer (Vice’s Tonic)

Pruitt’s Policies Undermine My Faith in Food (Slate)

Could Labels Indicate That GMOs Are a Good Thing? (Slate)

Urban Agriculture Shifts Tactics Under Trump (Washington City Paper)

What Patagonia Gets Wrong About Sustainable Food (Slate)

The Truth About These Major GMO Myths  (Refinery29)

My food paranoia wake-up call: The Environmental Working Group wants us to be afraid of the food we feed our kids — here’s why I refuse (Salon)

Allergy-Free Peanuts? Not So Fast. (Scientific American Blog Network)

Eating GMOs, and Loving Every Bite (Serious Eats @ Medium)

110 Nobel Laureates to Greenpeace: Change Your Stance on GMOs (Biofortified)

Health

The everyday chemicals you actually need to worry about (New York Post)

My Mom’s Doctor Said She Was ‘Just Stressed Out.’ She Had Cancer. (Ravishly)

Why I Don’t Feed My Family Organic Food (Parents.com)

BRCA Testing Isn’t Totally Going to Answer All Your Breast Cancer Questions (SheKnows)

Everybody Calm The Fuck Down About Your Sunscreen (Grounded Parents)

Ok, I Quit My Diet. Now What? (Ravishly)

Parenting

Five Lessons From a Reformed Sleep Training Fanatic (Parents.com)

“Stop telling me I’m poisoning my kids”: Food crusaders, sancti-mommies and the rise of entitled eaters (Salon)

Finding Refuge in Judaism As A Feminist Atheist (Ravishly)

Science Is My Scaffolding: Why I won’t Share That Robyn O’Brien Food Allergy Post (Grounded Parents)

No, Monsanto Isn’t Responsible for Zika, Microcephaly or the Apocalypse (Grounded Parents)

If you think anti-vaxxers are nuts, check out the Food Babe Army (Grounded Parents)

Organic Isn’t Better For Kids, So Why Do Moms Keep Buying It? (Fitness Reloaded)

Marin School District Goes GMO-Free, Fails Basic Science (Grounded Parents)

8 Reasons Why Breastfeeding is Overhyped (Fitness Reloaded)

Shame on Moms Across America (Grounded Parents)

I Don’t Need Your Birth Feminism (Grounded Parents)

Sorry Breastmilk, You’re Just Not That Amazing (Grounded Parents)

Is Chipotle Smarter than a Fifth Grader? (Grounded Parents)

Follow the Money: Why You Can’t Trust the EWG’s Ethically-Challenged Sunscreen Guide (Grounded Parents)

Parenting Without a Tribe (Grounded Parents)

Why I Don’t Believe in Mother’s Intuition (Grounded Parents)

Losing My Religion: A Review of The Gluten Lie

I’m Not That Mom: Parenting a Kid With Food Allergies (Grounded Parents)

It’s Okay to Hate Mother’s Day (Grounded Parents)

The Audacity of a Mother Who Hates Making Dinner (Grounded Parents)

Michael Pollan’s Future Is Bleak Because You Didn’t Breastfeed  (Grounded Parents)

The Grab Bag

Will the Science March Spark a Pro-Science Progressive Agenda? (Modern Liberals)

Trump to America: We Are All Entitled to Our Own Facts (Modern Liberals)

Bernie Sanders Isn’t Pro-Science (And Neither Are Most Progressives) (Science 2.0)

Skeptics Have a PR Problem (Skepchick)

What Kids Can’t Learn from the GMO Labeling Debate (Grounded Parents)

Twitter’s Contraception Problem (Skepchick)