Ted Genoways

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2011

    Is Hormel firing workers that it made sick?

    Is making mystery meat causing mysterious illnesses?​A recent piece in Mother Jones (with lovely photos by Alec Soth) skewers the makers of Spam with some serious accusations: "First Hormel gutted the union. Then it sped up the line. And when the pig-brain machine made workers sick, they got ... More >>

  • Books

    November 17, 2004

    Leaves of Ass

    Why won't anyone finish publishing Walt Whitman's letters?