Video: Michelle Obama insists Let’s Move is not about government telling people what to eat, then tells people what to eat


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Transcript via RightScoop:

You know, that’s absolutely right – and Let’s Move doesn’t do that. Let’s Move is not about having government tell people what to do, because government doesn’t have all the answers. I mean a problem that’s this big and affects so many people requires everyone to step up. So we’re asking everyone to do their part. Parents have to make some changes at home, you know, but they need the information to be able to those choices, and they have to have access to affordable foods in their communities – fresh and healthy foods – right? So, we need government to do its part but we need businesses to do their part as well.

Michelle Obama is still going on about access to ‘healthy’ food? Didn’t she address this with her eliminating Food Desert’s initiative two years ago?

  • John Carey March 12, 2012 at 10:53 pm

    What she’s really saying; “We’re asking you to give up your individualism and freedom of choice to join the collective and do for the state and what the state tells you to do…

  • just a conservative girl March 12, 2012 at 10:57 pm

    If the government is telling people what to eat why did they take a turkey sandwich away from a four year old? Only to a liberal would a chicken nugget provided by the state be a better alternative to a turkey sandwich made by mom.

    • steve March 13, 2012 at 6:04 am

      According to the left, everything is better when provided by the government. Healthcare, school lunches, airport security.

      Thanks for stopping by and thanks for the great comment!

  • Bunkerville March 13, 2012 at 10:18 am

    Wait until we have our food “preselected”. Not far off I do believe.