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The Burger That Shattered Her Life

(Note – While this article is old, it points to promised changes that haven’t been made. Some of the “meat” in this story came from Uruguay, an exporter of horsemeat, just like the US.  As more DNA testing is done, we will find more and more stories of horsemeat offal being used as filler. Corruption Full Article

ABC News – How low can you go?

Media reporters usually try to write unbiased reports, be they for TV or print.  However, we’re also used to seeing the lack of research, the quoting of unsubstantiated “facts” ...Full Article

Calls for EU to immediately ban horsemeat from America

Horsetalk,co,nz / February 12, 2013 Humane Society International is calling on European Union officials to protect consumer health and immediately ban the sale of horsemeat coming from North America. ...Full Article

Horsemeat a health issue? “Yes, it is” “No, it isn’t”

(The Brits are acting like actors in Monty Python’s Flying Circus. The scandal has become a true-to-life comedy act, except this time the actors are playing with the lives of both ...Full Article

The horsemeat scandal: could there be much more to come?

Last month, horsemeat was found in supermarket beefburgers. Now it’s ready meals – and with new test results due next week, the revelations may not be over yet Felicity ...Full Article

MP hints at ban on EU meat imports

 The Telegraph / February 8, 2012 Anne McIntosh, chair of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee, has suggested a ban on EU meat imports may be necessary, ...Full Article

Horse meat scandal: French lasagne supplier silent

The French food company that supplied frozen lasagne found to contain up to 100pc horsemeat to British supermarkets on Friday shut down its website and declined to answer media ...Full Article

Five Reasons Why Tesco’s Horse Meat Scandal Could Happen Here

Vickery Eckhoff / Forbes / January 30, 2013 While everyone is making jokes about the Polish horse meat that contaminated  Tesco’s ground beef patties in the UK, lawmakers in Oklahoma ...Full Article

Horsemeat cancer fears raised by Labour

BBC News, 24 January 2013 A drug that can potentially cause cancer in humans may have entered the food chain via horses slaughtered in UK abattoirs, Labour claims. Shadow ...Full Article

HSI: Horsemeat Scandal Raises Ethical Questions about Slaughtering Horse

Humane Society International/Europe Humane Society International: Horsemeat Scandal Raises Ethical Questions about Slaughtering Horse LONDON – In the wake of recent revelations that quantities of horsemeat have been found ...Full Article