Should the U.S. tax junk food? | The Tylt
According to NBC News, Americas will consume 7 billion hot dogs between Memorial Day and Labor Day—that's 818 hot dogs per second. Health advocates argue the U.S. should tax junk food because it leads to a number of health problems including obesity, heart disease, and diabetes. But opponents of the tax say it disproportionately hurts the poor and infringes on the personal freedom of individuals to make their own diet choices. What do you think? 🌭🌭🌭
Should the U.S. tax junk food?