04 Sep '12, 3pm

Mariel Hemingway on Why We Need to Stop Monsanto

Mariel Hemingway on Why We Need to Stop Monsanto

I was introduced to a wonderful new film project that Mariel Hemingway is behind called Stop Monsanto . I’m excited about the film and hope you will be too. I had the opportunity to correspond with Ms. Hemingway about the film and the issues behind it (GMO/GE food). But first, let’s just do a little GMO 101 . . . What are GMOs? One of my very favorite writers, Nancy Dreyfus , did a guest post for TheGreenDivas.com , which is a thorough 101 on GMOs, called Waiter There’s a Fish in My Tomato . I HIGHLY recommend reading this well-researched and documented article. In the meantime, here’s her definition of GMO: A genetically modified organism (GMO, also called “genetically engineered”) is a plant, animal or microorganism (eg, bacteria) that is created by means that overcome natural boundaries. Genetic engineering involves crossing species that could not cross in nature. If yo...

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