Even when you’re trying to buy from presumably lefty companies at the co-op, you’re still probably giving your money to mega corporations. I love these sort of infographics:
Also, one of my favorites:
I don’t drink soda, but sometimes I buy tea or juice or something in a bottle.
Oh, and here’s your guide to who owns most of the seeds, compliments of Phil Howard at Michigan State University:
Big surprise! It’s mostly Monsanto. Now you wonder why so many plant varieties are on the verge of disappearing? And why farmers don’t even own the rights to their own seeds? This is why we need a seed vault. Food, Inc. had really interesting things to say about the seed situation, one that not many people think or know about.