Free Lecture and Book Signing Appetite for Profit by Michele Simon
- The next vegetarian potluck and free lecture sponsored by the San
Francisco Vegetarian Society will also have a Book Signing.
"Appetite for Profit" by Michele Simon author of Appetite for
Profit: How the Food Industry Undermines Our Health and How to Fight
Date:Saturday, April 14, 2007
Place:Institute on Aging
3600 Geary Boulevard
For more information, call 415-273-5481 or www.sfvs.org.
Michele Simon will discuss why we cannot trust food corporations to
do the right thing. She will describe the local battles of going up
against the powerful food lobbies and expose the lobbying tactics
that food companies employ to trick the public. Then she will
educate us on how to fight back. Endorsements of her book include
Marion Nestle, nutrition professor and author of Food Politics & What
to Eat, Frances Moore Lappe, author of Diet for a Small Planet, and a
starred review from Library Journal.
*Book signing at 8:00 PM. More details are available on our
website or by telephone.