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GMO, OMG, WTF?

In Food Justice by Gus VogtLeave a Comment

Most Americans remain blissfully unaware they are eating genetically-modified (GM) organisms every day. Passivity and blind faith in the USDA, FDA and EPA have largely contributed to this attitude. Perhaps that will change now that a new study reveals an insecticide produced in GM corn actually gets absorbed into the human body. But first, let’s define what GMO means: “A …

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Getting to know Monsanto…

In Corruption, Empowerment, Food Justice by Christina RayLeave a Comment

Monsanto; for some, the name is quite foreign and unfamiliar. For a quickly growing mass of health & environmentally conscious, the name is synonymous with government corruption & corporate greed. And for an elite chosen few, the name Monsanto triggers a Pavlovian response, lusting for paid campaigns and sketchy lobbyists. You may have seen their commercials that have been buzzing …