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merchants travelled along the Silk Road. For thousands of years people have been trading goods and travelling across great distances. Trains and steam-powered boats transported products farther and . Today it is easier for companies to work in other countries. www. During the Middle Ages. Since 1980. The Internet gives them the chance of reaching more customers around the world. Teleworkers work for firms that may be far away. New machines were able to produce cheaper goods. globalization has been moving at a faster pace. which connected Europe and China.remzihoca. History of Globalization Globalization is not new. The modern age of globalization started with the Industrial Revolution at the end of the 18th century.

com . www. about 60 km from Florence. In northern Italy the right wing Northern League is very strong. Others are ashamed of what has happened. The Tuscan town of Lucca does not want any kebab shops and Chinese restaurants in their historic city any more. The issue is also influenced by the politicians of the region. Italians are also afraid that products from other countries are being sold as Italian.remzihoca. It is against foreigners and foreign culture in Italy. has declared that it wants to preserve its food tradition. Italians mostly ate Italian food . Italian City Bans Foreign Food Until a short time ago . Lucca. no more foreign food shops are allowed. Critics of the new law say that a lot of typically Italian food does not originate in Italy but comes from other regions: tomatoes from South America or pasta from China. Now Italians are fighting back. Therefore. He says that it is important to preserve Italian culture and tradition. A debate is going on between town leaders and the population. but in the past decade more and more immigrants have been coming into the country and with them their food. Truffles that are imported from China are often passed on as Italian truffles from the northern part of the country. Cheap restaurants buy low quality olive oil from Greece or Turkey . Is it possible to forbid other cultures in our era of globalization? Italy's agriculture minister supports the ban.

On the other side farmers and larger food corporations claim that they cannot produce enough food at reasonable prices without factory farming. These factors lead to lower food prices on supermarket shelves. Crops that are sprayed with pesticides are a health risk to humans and have a number of chemicals in them. cattle and pigs are often kept in such a way. Critics against factory farming say that it is brutal and cruel to animals. Those who are in favor of factory farming say that it creates jobs and lets consumers buy cheaper food. They also argue that such large farms ruin smaller ones because they can produce at more competitive prices. Factory farming is a much discussed issue. Over the past decades farms have grown in size and intensity. Although products from factory farms are not labeled consumers can buy food from organic production. Animal rights activists and environmentalists claim that this type of food production is dangerous to our environment and forces animals to live in an unworthy way. like eggs. They also state that it is friendly to our nature because it uses less land to produce the same amount of . Chicken. Factory farming wants to keep production costs low and sell cheaper food to consumers. sheep. Today farmers use pesticides. using modern technology. have labels on the boxes that say they are laid by hens that can move around and are not kept in cages. Farming has become an industry. They are given special feed so that they can grow quicker. Factory Farming Factory farming is a method of mass food production in which animals are kept in very confined areas in order to get the best possible profit.remzihoca. www. They live in overcrowded cages or boxes without enough space to move around. Fertilizers make it possible to grow more crops than nature would allow. Some products. antibiotics and vitamins to produce as much as they can and to control diseases.

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