Your Assignment!

Our current Dietary Guidelines need to be completely overhauled. Due to the influence of big business, our guidelines have become vague and ambiguous instead of providing the straight answers we need in order to make informed dietary decisions.

The USDA subsidizes and promotes our agricultural products and should not also be responsible for providing our dietary recommendations. They also should not host the Nutrition Evidence Library (NEL) used to provide the research to the panel that provides the USDA/HHS dietary guideline recommendations.

Our recommendations should come from an agency (or a non-governmental panel of scientific experts) rooted in the scientific community, human biochemistry, clinical research and evidence. Our recommendations should not come from deep-rooted industry ties and campaign contributions.

Your ASSIGNMENT is to Share this, Tweet this, Digg, this Pin this, Plus this or whatever other “this” there is to do socially!

Most importantly, please take 2 minutes to register on the White House website and sign both of the petitions below! We really need everyone’s help in order to reach 100K signatures on these petitions by next month (03-11-2014 and 03-20-2014).

You can, and will, help us make a difference! Thank you.

‪#‎USDAPetitions‬

Petitions:
http://wh.gov/lnK4u
http://wh.gov/lUu8B

More Info:
http://carbwars.blogspot.com/2014/02/white-house-petition-replace-dietary.html
http://www.dietarydogma.com
http://www.pinterest.com/pin/176766354099127249/

  • Hi Bill. Thank you so much for supporting both these petitions. It was never our intention to have one that would compete with the other. The two petitions ask for two different things, and we are allies with a common cause not competitors. The greater the response, the greater the impact will be and the more likely we will succeed in changing the status quo and bringing evidence-based dietary advice to the American people.