Monday, September 14, 2015

University Scientists Caught Conspiring With Biotech Industry to Manipulate Public Opinion on GMOs

"What happens when a private company with a long history of producing some of the most toxic chemicals on the planet and now produces our food starts facing public pressure from a growing national grassroots movement to label their products to conform with basic principles of democracy and transparency? 

Well, if the company in question is Monsanto, then you take a page out of Big Tobacco’s playbook and hatch a secret plan to enlist public university scientists to bury the potential harm of your genetically engineered crops by whitewashing negative studies and systematically demonizing your opponents in the media to mislead elected officials and the American public about the safety of GMOs (genetically modified organisms) and their accompanying toxic pesticides."

Get the rest of the story here at EcoWatch

And another interesting article from my favorite consumer advocate, The Food Babe:

The Shocking Email From Monsanto: Why I am submitting a FOIA request

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