Genetically Modified Organisms

Feds Used Monsanto-Funded Studies To Decide Monsanto's Weed Killer Is Safe

h/t: Takepart – In June, the Environmental Protection Agency released the results of its assessment of 52 chemicals and the likelihood that any of them could be classified as endocrine disruptors—those substances known to interfere with the hormonal system and linked to such health ills as certain cancers, birth defects, and developmental disorders. On the

GMO Tomatoes May Soon Be Back On Supermarket Shelves

By: Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease | The beloved tomato is the one fruit many still think is a vegetable. Few also realize that tomatoes were one of the first commercially available genetically modified (GM) crops ever. Under the guise of incorporating healthier and concentrated natural compounds, GM tomatoes are about to make a comeback on

Monsanto Focus Of Injury Lawsuits

In March, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared that glyphosate is a probable carcinogen, ushering in multiple lawsuits against Monsanto. Personal injury lawyers claim that glyphosate in Monsanto’s Roundup has caused cancer in farm workers and others, and that Monsanto has long been aware that it is hazardous to humans. One lawsuit alleges that Monsanto

For Your Health: Organic vs. Non-Organic

Consumer demand for healthy, sustainably grown food has grown the organic market from just $1 billion in 1990 to nearly $30 billion today. Increasingly, consumers are saying “No” to foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs), “No” to highly processed junk foods, and “No” to foods that come from factory farms. Health tops the list of

The Plot Thickens

“The [Oct. 21, 2015] Senate Agriculture hearing reaffirmed the broad consensus among scientists and regulators that GMOs are safe . . . We were pleased to hear Senator Stabenow’s [D-Mich.] personal commitment to work to develop a bipartisan bill that can pass the Senate by the end of this year…”. – Pamela Bailey, Grocery Manufacturers

GMO Foods And The Dark Act Are Unacceptable! Act Now! (VIDEO)

The day will come, when all of God’s creatures, have clean and natural food to eat and WE are making that day a REALITY. We WILL get GMO labeling, we WILL repeal the Monsanto Protection Act, we WILL hold Monsanto, and their politicians, ACCOUNTABLE. And, we will NEVER give up our mission, through direct communication,

How To Avoid GMOs When You’re On A Budget

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 avoid them at all times? And if so, how on earth can you manage to navigate the store without stepping into a genetically modified landmine? And if you really want

2.6 Billion Pounds Of Monsanto’s Roundup Sprayed On US Farmland In 20 Years

By: Alex Pietrowski, Waking Times | The Environmental Protection agency of California has just made moves to label Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide, or Glyphosate, as a ‘probably carcinogenic to humans.’ It’s linked to cancer and heavily contaminates the soil, yet there is no sign that farmers will stop using this poison any time soon. In fact, over the

DARPA Genetically Modified Humans For A Super Soldier Army

By: Paul A Philips, New Paradigm | You’ve seen it as science-fiction on TV or in the movies, but now it’s science-fact. I’m talking about the Pentagon’s DARPA (Defence Advanced Research Project Agency) creation of a super soldier army with super human abilities achieved through genetic modification. Going on for some years, shrouded in secrecy,

95 State Lawmakers Say 'No' To DARK Act

GMO labeling is more than just a fad. Over the past several years, more than 70 bills have been introduced in more than 30 states, by state lawmakers who want GMO foods labeled. Monsanto and Big Food, though they say they have nothing to hide, are intent in preventing or repealing those state laws—so they

Monsanto Exposed!

The Monsanto public relations machine has done a stellar job in recent years of reducing the GMO debate to one that pits “pro-science advocates” against “anti-science climate-denier types”—with Monsanto portrayed as being squarely planted in the pro-science camp. But that well-oiled machine may be starting to sputter. Turns out that a Monsanto executive solicited pro-GMO

Confirmed: Monsanto Caught Working With Harvard Staff To Spread Pro-GMO Propaganda

By: Justin Gardner, The Free Thought Project | It seems that Monsanto’s reach extends to the most prestigious of collegiate institutions. According to email messages obtained by the Boston Globe, Harvard professor Calestous Juma received instructions from biotech giant Monsanto on how to present a paper on a topic suggested by the company. Juma did

Join The FoodJustice March Against Monsanto In Washington DC! (VIDEOS)

Join The Food Justice Coalition as we go to D.C. to fight The DARK Act! Friday will be a day of action and Saturday will be The Food Justice Rally with speakers beginning at noon until 1:30pm. Food Justice Action: 2-Day Schedule of Events On Friday, Oct. 16th, Truth in Labeling and Moms Across America

Unholy Alliance

Never underestimate the power of a mom. Or a blogger. Or, worse yet, a mommy blogger. Leah Segedie was “completely shocked” when she learned that Monsanto and the American Academy of Pediatrics were bedfellows, joined by a “sponsor partnership.” So the mom, blogger and founder of the popular blogger network, Mamavation, reached out to the

7 GMO Claims Debunked (VIDEO)

In this video Dan Dicks of Press For Truth debunks 7 claims made by the food authorities: Claim 1: Genetic engineering isn’t radical technology Claim 2: GMO Crops aren’t new Claim 3: Farmer’s Don’t Want to Save Seeds, Anyway Claim 4: The Only Way to Feed the World is Through GMOs Claim 5: GMO’s don’t

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