Tuesday, March 16, 2010

how capitalism works: food

One of the biggest insights of my life was this: the purpose of capitalism is profit. Capitalists will tell you capitalism is about efficiency or superiority or any number of things, but the truth is capitalism is only about profit.

Case in point: Obesity: The killer combination of salt, fat and sugar | David A Kessler | Life and style | The Guardian

(via James Veitch)