Using Socially Responsible Investing to Combat Obesity

This article was first published on LinkedIn on June 24, 2019. It has been viewed over 1,000 times. The latest news from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is disturbing: the death rate from cardiovascular disease has fallen only 4% since 2011. In contrast, it dropped about 70% over the past 60 years. Decades-worth of anti-smoking campaigns and clinical … [Read more...]

McDonald’s and Marijuana Bring You the McBrownie: I’m Lovin’ It

Happy Meal

“There is no harm in repeating a good thing.” — Plato Well, Plato never got to see the cinematic classics Super Size Me or Reefer Madness. For the un-ordained, Super Size Me is an award-winning documentary chronicling one man’s 30-day consumption of food and beverage, sourced strictly from McDonald’s.  Not surprisingly, he gains weight, becomes irritable, and loses his … [Read more...]