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2011 Spring Issue 5 (May 6, 2011)

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  • Taylor Owen

    Food Truth urges: Take out Tyson

    Tyson’s chickens are full of antibiotics, Tyson has been in legal disputes with the USDA because of efforts to hide this fact. The undersecretary of the USDA has publically called out Tyson for efforts to deceive regulators. One antibiotic cited is gentamicin, which can be toxic to inner ear cells, and can  cause total hearing loss in some cases. Tyson’s chickens endanger our health, and do not belong on our plates.

  • Courtney Dufford

    What MPIRG brings to Carleton

    Looking ahead to next year when MPIRG’s funding will hopefully be reinstated, I’m excited to continue working on the environmental taskforce’s campaign to make business recycling mandatory in Northfield, having a vote on the issues that the statewide organization advocates for, and hearing everyone’s outstandingly interesting and progressive ideas for campus, local, and world-changing projects.

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