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Monsanto Sues Maui for Direct Democracy, Launches New PR Campaign

By Rebekah Wilce Source: PR Watch Residents of Maui County, Hawai’i voted on November 4 to ban the growing of genetically modified (GMO) crops on the islands of Maui, Lanai, and Molokai until scientific studies are conducted on their safety … Continue reading

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GMOs: the ‘right to know’ campaign is winning

By Ralph Nader Source: The Ecologist Campaigners for the labeling of GMOs in food are winning their battle against corporate America, writes Ralph Nader. No wonder the corporations are fighting back with lawsuits and scare stories … they’re on the … Continue reading

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Monsanto’s Dream Bill is a Nightmare for State GMO Labeling Efforts

By Genna Reed Source: Food & Water Watch Last week, Representative Mike Pompeo (R-KS) introduced the “Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2014” (HR 4432), a brainchild of the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) that would serve as a real … Continue reading

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Lessons From Washington’s GMO Labeling Campaign

As ballots in Washington state are still being counted, current results show that No votes for Ballot Initiative 522 (which would requiring labeling of foods containing GMOs) are leading the Yes votes 54.8% to 45.2%. Though at this point it’s … Continue reading

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