July 18, 2016 | Fernando Quintero, Berkeley Media Studies Group
Sugary drinks are the leading source of excess calories and a major contributor to diabetes, heart disease and other nutrition-related illnesses. Communities of color, particularly Latinos and African Americans, suffer the most from these diseases.
PHI's Berkeley Media Studies Group explains: By being the face of Coke's new campaign and lending her hit song titles for Coke to display on its labels, Selena Gomez is in essence encouraging our youth to drink what some scientists have called poison. more