27 Feb '12, 6pm

Occupy Targets Industrial Food System: February 27

Occupy, environmental and food justice organizations are joining in a global day of action on February 27 to end corporate control of the food system and steer back society from the stranglehold of industrial giants like Cargill and Monsanto to a just, local food system. Vandana Shiva , renowned Indian environmentalist, who's been fighting against GMOs in her country, says: "Our food system has been hijacked by corporate giants from the Seed to the table. Seeds controlled by Monsanto, agribusiness trade controlled by Cargill, processing controlled by Pepsi and Philip Morris, retail controlled by Walmart - is a recipe for Food Dictatorship. Learn how Monsanto undermines a sustainable food system . In a Huffington Post op-ed , Willie Nelson, folk singer and President of Farm Aid, and Anna Lappé, author of Diet for a Small Planet , say: Over the last thirty years, we have wit...

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Dr. Vandana Shiva: Occupy our food supply!

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