Genetically Modified Organisms

May 23: Break Out The Boots!

It’s almost time to march. In case you’ve forgotten why the world marches against Monsanto every year, here are a few reminders. Monsanto’s Agent Orange was responsible for 400,000 deaths and disfigurements and birth defects in 500,000 babies. The company paid out $180 million in a lawsuit, but never took responsibility. Monsanto has spent (and


Make Noise!

If you don’t take any other action this week, please take one of these. Call your Congress member, especially if he or she is a member of the House Committee on Agriculture or the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. Or, write a letter to the editor of your local newspaper, post on your Congress


Is Scientific American Censoring GMO-Skeptical Comments?

By: GM Watch | Academic physician-educator banned from pointing out errors in pro-GMO article – Claire Robinson reports Scientific American recently published a pro-GMO article by Michael Shermer, the publisher of Skeptic magazine. The article contains outright false claims, such as the old GMO industry line, “Humans have been genetically modifying foods through selective breeding


NYT Pro-GMO Propaganda

   Clear evidence shows GMO foods and ingredients are inherently unsafe. Reliable independent studies prove it. Claims otherwise are Big Lies. Scientifically conducted animal studies show major human health risks from GMO products – including infertility, immune problems, accelerated aging, faulty insulin regulation, gastrointestinal abnormalities, and major organ changes. Monsanto and other GMO producers spend


Welcome To GMO Australia And Vaccine Australia

Welcome to GMO Australia! While you’re there, welcome to Vaccine Australia too! Australia, a Western democratic nation with a very high standard of living, prides itself on being “the lucky country”, on giving people a “fair go” and above all being free. Those ideals, however, need to be seriously called into question after recent events down under which


Why You Should Grow Heirloom Seeds

By: Sam Cho | Organic Lesson – When I bought seeds for the first time, I did not know what the difference was between heirloom, hybrid, and GMO. If you are in the same boat as I used to be then check out the infographic below to learn what the main differences are. Feel free to


Revealed: A Secret Monsanto Document In The Maui GMO Case

By: Jon Rappoport | NoMoreFakeNews.com – Imagine you are a lawyer arguing a case before a judge. There is no jury. The judge will decide the outcome. The judge tells you, “Look, the other side, your opponents in this case, have filed documents with me. These documents are at the heart of their argument. I


FDA Approves New GMO Foods: Apples And Potatoes

  Genetically-modified food is one of the most controversial subjects today. Not only are regulations loose and manufacturers getting away with not labeling them, they’re being approved at an alarmingly swift rate without the appropriate long-term health assessment. The Food and Drug Administration recently approved of two GMO foods, potatoes and apples, as safe and


Support GMO Labeling In New England!

The Organic Consumers Association is working hard to support LD 991, a bill that will require GM foods to sport a label on its packaging. This push is just one in a long line of many by people like you who support transparency in our food system. If we can get Maine, among other states,


GMO's 'Big Tobacco' Moment Shocks Public Awake (VIDEO)

  By: Jefferey Jaxen– When paradigms shift, tyrants fall, or corporations lose their market it is often not from some spectacular event, but by a single, humanizing display. We have just witnessed such an event during the interview of high-profile GMO advocate Patrick Moore. This viral video has exploded in popularity giving yet another sign,


Glyphosate: Like You’ve Never Before Heard It Explained (VIDEO)

Watch this important video. And then watch it again with your friends. Thierry Vrain, a retired biologist and genetic engineer, explains the links between glyphosate (the key ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup), GMO food and your health. For everyone who has trouble explaining to friends and family why this issue is so important, and why banning


‘Bought’ Documentary Now Streaming For Free Until Mar. 15 (VIDEO)

Conspiracy theories relating to the government and our health have existed for years, but it’s only now that they’re beginning to be discussed in public mediums. The new riveting documentary ‘Bought’ explores how the vaccine, food, insurance, and health industry has literally bought your health, forcing citizens into a healthcare system that is primarily run


Another Bad Idea From USDA

On February 25, 2015, the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, once again floated the idea of consumers using barcodes to identify foods that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs), as an alternative to requiring food manufacturers to put a label on products that contain GMOs. Referring to the ongoing debate over GMO labeling laws, Vilsack


Syngenta Accused Of Racketeering

By: Jan Cottingham | Arkansas Business – At least a dozen Arkansas farmers have joined hundreds of farmers in 19 other states in almost 800 lawsuits against Swiss seed maker Syngenta over genetically modified corn seed, a case that has been widely reported in the media. But one of the lawsuits, filed on behalf of


Paid By Monsanto: Universities Taking Money From The Biotech Bully

By: Barbara Peterson | Farm Wars – I want food that Grandma ate. How hard is that to understand? I don’t want it chemically lobotomized and coated with poison. I don’t want it genetically spliced to become something between a salamander and a tomato. I don’t want it radiated and mutated. I don’t want a


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