Mark Bittman: Tax Soda & Subsidize Vegetables

With infographics like this one, it's very clear that soda plays a big role in our our obesity epidemic here in America. Famed food writer, Mark Bittman, thinks we can cut soda consumption and curb obesity by increasing taxes on soda and subsidizing vegetables.

He writes in the NY Times:

He goes on to make the case for vegetables:

You can read his entire op-ed at the NY Times here.

What do you think?

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