Browsing the "GE crops" Tag

Non-GMO Month & New GMO Report

October 3rd, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

Heather mentioned on Saturday that October is Non-GMO month and she has pledged to not eat GMOs (or processed foods) for the whole month. Good luck to you, Heather! The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is participating in Non-GMO month too, of course. It had a great intro to the month, that first starts with some highlights (and lowlights) of the year so far and then predicts how October is going to change things up. Also, Food & Water Watch has just released a big report on GMOs


Greenwashing Genetically Modified Crops

May 16th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

One of the biggest weapons in GMO companies' arsenal is the claim they make repeatedly that genetically modified (GM) crops are needed to help feed to world in the face of global climate change. There's one problem with this claim, though -- it's total greenwashing and untrue


How to Join the No-to-GMOs Movement

April 12th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

Following up on my post yesterday on the horrible but not at all surprising news that 13 scientific studies have linked GMOs to organ disruption, as promised, here's a little more info on how to get involved in the citizen movement against GMOs


GMOs Linked to Organ Disruption in 13 Scientific Studies

April 11th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

Yeah, if you haven't worried about GMOs up until now, that headline might have you doing so. Unfortunately, it's true. A new review of the scientific literature on GMOs published in the journal Environmental Sciences Europe reports that numerous scientific studies have found a link between the most common GMOs (in particular, GM corn and soybeans) and severe organ problems in rats and mice. Data from several independent studies "indicate liver and kidney problems as end points of GMO diet effects," the authors write


THE GMO Video

October 11th, 2010 | by Zachary Shahan

Normally, I do a full article even when I include a video in a post, but the following video is [&hellip



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