Category Archives: Feeding the world

Doug Gurian-Sherman: “‘Food Evolution’ Documentary Supports GMOs, but Not Science, Part 2”

Originally posted on Beginning to End Hunger:
Note: This article is the second part of a critical review of the widely-circulating documentary about GMOs titled “Food Evolution”. [See AgroEcoDoc’s take on the film, posted earlier on this blog, here.] The…

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GMOs: The Best and Worst of 2016

GMOs are part of a broken food system that needs to undergo a paradigm shift; we need a food revolution. This is not just a fight against GMOs, but food justice – for everyone. Continue reading

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Jeff Kirkpatrick: Food for Thought

Originally posted on Food Revolution Now:
Food for Thought By Jeff Kirkpatrick – Food Revolution Now This is a working post that will be updated periodically. Last update: January 15, 2017 ? This working post is a resource of publications…

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Jon Woodhouse, MauiHawaiiTheWorld: GMO Propaganda From Nobel Laureates

Originally posted on MauiHawaiiTheWorld:
In a  propaganda stunt more than 100 Nobel laureates signed a letter attacking Greenpeace’s opposition to GMOs and blaming the organization for preventing the introduction of genetically engineered Golden Rice.  The letter asked Greenpeace to cease…

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Haley Parent: My opinion on Genetically Modified Organisms: “You should be worried about the future generation of your food”

Originally posted on haley parent:
Technologies are typically intended to better our modern world and create a safer, healthier environment. However, some technologies in the food industry have become the exact opposite. Examining the controversy over Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs),…

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In Memory of Dr. Mae-Wan Ho

“GM agriculture is a recipe for disaster, as this report will make clear. It is also standing in the way of the shift to sustainable agriculture already taking place in local communities all over the world that can truly enable…

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The Golden Rice – An Exercise in How Not to Do Science

Excerpt from: “The Golden Rice – An Exercise in How Not to Do Science,” by Dr. Mae-Wan Ho, Institute of Science in Society: Many have commented on the absurdity of offering ‘golden rice’ as the cure for vitamin A deficiency … Continue reading

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