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Food For Thought: Weekly Online Book Discussion

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Each week, we will post a new topic for discussion on the blog, and followers are encouraged to participate by responding in the comment section below each post. Feel free to use and expand on these questions in your own book discussions. Have a great idea for discussion topic? Let us know! Contact the Go Big Read Program at

Food For Thought: Topic for Discussion Week of November 30, 2009:

Two-thirds of the way through In Defense of Food, Pollan points out, “You would not have bought this book and read this far into it if your food culture was intact and healthy.”
Are there aspects of your own eating that you would want to change?
Or, are you reading this book to support your own already-made choices?