The Dark Side of Chocolate

Please, please, please take 45 minutes out of your day to watch this important film. As always, spread the word and shop responsibly.
To my fellow Brits – Remember, even though Cadburys sell Fairtrade chocolate, they are still owned by Kraft – this issue is just as big here in the UK!

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Author’s note: This is a guest post by fellowONE Mom Chelsea Hudson who blogs at Do A Little Good. I got to know Chelsea and her work online as part of a wonderful group of Mom bloggers who advocate and support ONE, a grassroots NGO whose aim is to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger. I read this post recently on her blog and have been considering the issue ever since. Here is a story that is bound to make you think especially with Halloween coming up soon when millions of dollars of this kind of chocolate is being sold. 

The Dark Side of Chocolate by Chelsea Hudson

I just watched the documentary The Dark Side of Chocolate. It hit home on many levels…

First, it’s about children. Children as young as seven years old.

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You see, I have children. I have a seven-year old. So when I hear about…

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