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The pro-GMO lobby talks about choice, democracy and the alleged violence of certain environmental groups - but says nothing about the structural violence waged on rural communities or the devastating impacts of GMOs in regions like South America. Author of 'Altered Genes, Twisted Truth ' Steven Druker recently talked of how back in the 1970s a group of molecular biologists formed part of a scientific elite that sought to allay fears about genetic engineering by putting a positive spin on it. At the same time, critics of this emerging technology were increasingly depicted as being little more than non-scientists who expressed ignorant but well-meaning concerns about science and genetic engineering. This continues today, but the attacks on critics are becoming more vicious. Former British Environment Minister Owen Paterson recently attacked critics of GMOs with a scathing sp...

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