10 May '11, 11pm

The Audacity of Genetically Modified Foods

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's Genetic Engineering page and our Millions Against Monsanto page . TAKE ACTION: Sign the Millions Against Monsanto Truth-In-Labeling Petition ! The biotech industry, led by Monsanto, promotes the idea that the arguments about genetically modified crops should focus on the science and the economics as Monsanto sees them. I maintain that the real discussion should be about the audacity and illegitimate way GM crops have been forced on a reluctant United States and world -- the money, corruption, politics and obfuscation that characterize its rise to dominance. The discussion should focus on how GM crops have taken over our food supply with little concern for safety or our right to choose. Does it bother you that we consumers are largely unaware that 70 percent to 80 percent of the processed foods we buy contain GM ...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_23185.cfm

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