13 Jun '12, 6pm

Mom-Turned-Activist Launches National Movement to Boycott GMOs

Mom-Turned-Activist Launches National Movement to Boycott GMOs

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's Genetic Engineering page , Millions Against Monsanto page , and our Connecticut News page . Diana Reeves was furious when her state legislators caved into threats by Monsanto to sue the state of Connecticut if it passed a GMO labeling law. Lawmakers effectively told Connecticut's voters, who had clearly expressed overwhelming support for GMO labeling, "oh well." Unlike her gutless state legislators who rolled over, Reeves is determined to keep the fight for transparency in GMO ingredients alive - and she's taking her fight national. She's started a group called GMO Free USA which plans to pressure food manufacturers into revealing which of their products contain GMOs, and ultimately organize boycotts of those companies that refuse to switch to non-GMO ingredients. GMO Free USA is Reeves' first foray into activis...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_25635.cfm

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