Entries by David Gratzer from 11/2012

The Case Against Taxing Soda

| Posted 11.15.2012 | Canada Politics

The biggest target of obesity in North America? Soda. Many experts now claim that soda is the new tobacco -- indeed, Google those terms and you get more than 7 million hits. For them, Coke is the new Camel. Let me take a step back and note the basic problem in fighting obesity like we fought tobacco.