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How the sugar industry bought out scientists for decades, and how to stop it from happening again

How the sugar industry bought out scientists for decades, and how to stop it from happening again ” They found a group of Harvard nutrition scientists who would take their money, and started making plans.Complete with a codename, Project 226 was designed to protect the interests of the sugar industry by “recapturing” the 20% of American calorie intake they expected to lose once this whole sugar-isn’t-great-for-your-heart thing percolated through into public awareness.

Samsung's turmoil derails plan to crown its heir apparent

Samsung's turmoil derails plan to crown its heir apparent The Friday arrest of Samsung Group Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong was stunning, because it's not every day that the de-facto leader of a giant international corporation gets led away by police.Turmoil at the head of Samsung is really just an extension of high-level turmoil that has engulfed the most powerful people in South Korea.