Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Upton Sinclair Belated Birthday - Inspired FDA Creation

Chicago meat inspectors in early 1906Image via Wikipedia

Happy Birthday, Upton Sinclair, Muckraking Journalist and Author of "The Jungle"

He was born on September 20, 1878.

Among his notable accomplishments, according to the article above:
. . . nothing Sinclair wrote ever eclipsed the fame of his exposé, “The Jungle.” The 1906 novel was intended to spotlight dangerous and unfair working conditions in turn-of-the-century meat factories. Instead, it inspired a generation of vegetarians and a host of new food safety regulations, including one that ultimately led to the creation of the Food and Drug Administration(FDA).

The Jungle - Upton Sinclair - Postcards (Pkg of 8)

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