Localist Roundup: A Gromdar in Every HomeBy Josiah Duran for FRONT PORCH REPUBLIC
Worries continue over the FDA implementation of new food safety regulations. Small farmers may face debilitating regulations, although the FDA claims it will be sensitive to small farm concerns. This small farm operator, interviewed by his local paper, thinks that small farms are destined to disappear.
Meanwhile, this piece argues that home-based medical care for the elderly would simultaneously be more economical and more humane. And this more Machiavellian piece argues that U.S. Presidents must and do lie.
Lastly, America’s Finest News Source reports a story we’ve heard many times before.