A taxing idea for weight loss

Here’s an article claiming strong support for a proposal to tax junk food and use the proceeds to subsidize healthy foods  as a way to help people lose weight.

How does one define junk food?  A vegan would likely consider meat  in that class.

As agriculture is heavily subsidized  the first thing would be to remove all subsidies from all food and see what happens to prices and eating habits.  It could be that junk foods are more heavily subsidized than healthy foods.


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