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Monsanto Protection Act Part 2? New Bill Introduced Spells Bad News For GMO Activists

By Arjun Walia Collective Evolution June 21, 2015   Monsanto Protection Act Part 2? New Bill Introduced Spells Bad News For GMO Activists     A couple of years ago, a bill was introduced (H.R. 933) allowing big biotech corporations, like Monsanto, to override United States federal courts on the issue of planting experimental genetically […]

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Ukraine a Vector for GMO Poison’s Spread Through EU

By Ulson Gunnar New Eastern Outlook April 18, 2015   Ukraine a Vector for GMO Poison’s Spread Through EU     When the Washington Post chooses to pen an insulting, condescending editorial targeting entire nations speaking up against Western impropriety, one can just as well assume the precise opposite of whatever narrative the Post is […]


New Report Debunks ‘Myth’ That GMOs are Key to Feeding the World

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams April 2, 2015 New Report Debunks ‘Myth’ That GMOs are Key to Feeding the World Study upholds value of traditional methods ‘shown to actually increase food supplies and reduce the environmental impact of production’     The biotechnology industry “myth” that feeding billions of people necessitates genetically engineered agriculture has […]


GMO Seed Theft Equals National Security Threat, Argues Government

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams March 30, 2015 GMO Seed Theft Equals National Security Threat, Argues Government Defense attorneys say spying on alleged Chinese seed plotters in trade dispute signifies ‘breathtaking’ overreach     In what defense attorneys are calling a “breathtaking and unprecedented” abuse of power, a top secret government court has authorized the […]


USDA Approves ‘Untested, Inherently Risky’ GMO Apple

By Katherine Paul Common Dreams February 15, 2015   USDA Approves ‘Untested, Inherently Risky’ GMO Apple     On Friday, February 13, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) approved the first genetically engineered apple, despite hundreds of thousands of petitions asking the USDA to reject it.According an article in Politico, the USDA said the GMO […]

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Monsanto on the Menu: Science, Knowledge and GMOs

By Colin Todhunter Global Research February 13, 2015   Monsanto on the Menu: Science, Knowledge and GMOs   On Twitter this week, someone asked the question “Why do people doubt science?” Accompanying the tweet was a link to an article in National Geographic that implied people who are suspicious of vaccines, genetically modified organisms (GMOs), climate […]


Kellogg’s Froot Loops: Now Fortified Weedkiller and GMOs!!!

By Daisy Luther The Organic Prepper January 31, 2015   Kellogg’s Froot Loops: Now Fortified Weedkiller and GMOs!!!     As if Froot Loops weren’t already a poor enough choice, with their sugar, dyes, and artificial flavors, (and no “froot” anywhere in sight) now, independent testing has shown that those ingredients aren’t the worst thing […]

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GMO: Germans Eating Healthy Again?

By F. William Engdahl New Eastern Outlook   GMO: Germans Eating Healthy Again?   Today many countries are in a deep battle to decide whether to allow or prohibit Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO). In Russia the government has been in a heated debate for months over a possible ban. China has rejected US shipments of […]


Bowing to Monsanto, USDA Approves New GMO Soy and Cotton Crops

By Sarah Lazare Common Dreams   Bowing to Monsanto, USDA Approves New GMO Soy and Cotton Crops ‘This continues the disturbing trend of more herbicide-tolerant crop approvals taking place under President Obama’s watch.’ — Wenonah Hauter, Food & Water Watch   Cotton fields ready for harvest, Highway 87, south of Lubbock, Texas. (Photo:  Calsidyrose/flickr/cc)   […]

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How to Avoid GMOs When You’re on a Budget

By Daisy Luther The Organic Prepper   How to Avoid GMOs When You’re on a Budget   This article originally appeared as a guest post on Eat Local Grown   What’s the most controversial topic at the grocery store these days? It’s GMOs. Should you consume them? Are they okay in moderation? Should you strictly […]


The Social Cost of GMOs

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts The Social Cost of GMOs   Ecological economists such as Herman Daly write that the more full the world becomes, the higher are the social or external costs of production. Social or external costs are costs of production that are not captured in the price of the […]

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On The Offensive Against GMOs with Jeffrey Smith

    On The Offensive Against GMOs with Jeffrey Smith   Published by NextNewsNetwork [wpex Read More] Genetic engineering of foods is one of the most controversial subjects of the last two decades. Since humans first domesticated crops and animals, people have bred different breeds and species together, to obtain better plants and animals. Since […]