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Monsanto and Big Food Losing the GMO and 'Natural' Food Fight

After 20 years of battling Monsanto and corporate agribusiness, food and farm activists in Vermont, backed by a growing Movement across the country, are on the verge of a monumental victory – mandatory labels on genetically engineered foods and a ban on the routine industry practice of labeling GMO-tainted foods as “natural.” 891 more words


Health:Wrong Medical Diagnosis-- Could Kill You

A new report out says wrong medical diagnoses are affecting 12 million Americans–with half of those wrong readings causing harm to patients. And what makes you procrastinate? 36 more words


Why I went to Washington

I was barely off the plane from Bolivia, and the ink was barely dry on my “high altitude” diaries when the call came in. The Coalition for Safe and Affordable Food… 817 more words


PA GMO labeling bills (stalled?)

He, President Kennedy, established four basic consumer rights (to be safe, to be heard, to choose, and to be informed). Still, we, the USA, have no law mandating food companies identify products containing genetically modified ingredients. 20 more words

The DARK Act is Here: Denying Americans' Right-to-Know

Big Food is trying to kill your right to know if the food you’re eating is genetically engineered.

With their anti-labeling allies like Monsanto and Dow, the Grocery Manufacturers Association has teamed up with Koch brothers-backed Congressman Mike Pompeo of Kansas to introduce a federal bill that would deny your right to know. 406 more words