Freakonomics Radio
Freakonomics Radio

There’s a War on Sugar. Is It Justified?

April 26, 201745 min
Some people argue that sugar should be regulated, like alcohol and tobacco, on the grounds that it's addictive and toxic. How much sense does that make? We hear from a regulatory advocate, an evidence-based skeptic, a former FDA commissioner — and the organizers of Milktoberfest.

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