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New App Lets You #Boycott Koch Brothers, #Monsanto And More By Scanning Your Shopping Cart

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's Genetic Engineering page and our Millions Against Monsanto page . In her keynote speech at last year's annual Netroots Nation gathering, Darcy Burner pitched a seemingly simple idea to the thousands of bloggers and web developers in the audience. The former Microsoft programmer and congressional candidate proposed a smartphone app allowing shoppers to swipe barcodes to check whether conservative billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch were behind a product on the shelves. Burner figured the average supermarket shopper had no idea that buying Brawny paper towels, Angel Soft toilet paper or Dixie cups meant contributing cash to Koch Industries through its subsidiary Georgia-Pacific. Similarly, purchasing a pair of yoga pants containing Lycra or a Stainmaster carpet meant indirectly handing the Kochs your...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_27527.cfm

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