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Genetically modified (GM) foods are inherently unsafe

By Jeffrey M. Smith Institute for Responsible Technology January 3, 2014 Genetically modified (GM) foods are inherently unsafe, and current safety assessments are not competent to protect us from or even identify most dangers. Overwhelming evidence to support this conclusion is now compiled in the book Genetic Roulette: The documented health risks of genetically engineered foods, which presents an abundance of adverse findings and theoretical risks associated with GM ...Read full article...

Top Chefs: End GMO Trials, Production

Leading chefs Neil Perry and Martin Boetz have launched a major public attack against the development of genetically modified food in Australia. Hospitality CWDaily July 19, 2011 In a column that appeared today on The National Times website, Perry and Boetz urge the Australian government to “put a stop” to GM wheat trials. “We are disturbed by the prospect that Australia could become one of the first countries to ...Read full article...

Tainted Beef Hits Japanese Market

by Phred Dvorak WSJ July 14, 2011 Japan grappled with a fresh radiation scare Tuesday, as authorities found that beef contaminated with radioactive cesium had been shipped to shops and restaurants throughout the country. The beef, from six cattle raised on a farm near the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, registered radioactive-cesium levels up to seven times that permitted by Japanese food-safety standards. Some of the meat had already ...Read full article...

Obama wants the Rich and the Poor to Fight amongst Themselves

‘Divide and conquer’ seems to be the way to go for a president that, in just one term, has managed to fail on everything. NationalJournal.com June 29, 2011 Kids versus corporate jets. If President Obama’s news conference accomplished anything on Wednesday afternoon, it underscored, in striking tones, his strategy for winning the debt ceiling fight with Republicans: Make it a clash of classes. Rich versus Poor. Us versus Them. Those who support ...Read full article...

Agribusiness: Food Safety’s Greatest Enemy

By Luis R. Miranda The Real Agenda May 11, 2011 Misinformed people enjoy calling population growth the menace of the 21st century, especially when it is related to food availability. Although access to food is one of the most important issues that humanity faces today, the “food problem” has everything to do with its safety and nothing to do with the lack of it due to planetary overpopulation. The ...Read full article...

Radiation from Japan affects food safety in the Northern Hemisphere

By Dr. Robert J. Gilbert Ph.D. April 21, 2011 “Dr. Robert J. Gilbert has a multi-faceted background in both spiritual and scientific studies. He is a former U.S. Marine Corps Instructor in Nuclear-Biological-Chemical Warfare Survival; since leaving the service in 1985 he has conducted independent research into the Geometric basis of modern science and new technologies…..” Read more Clearly, in light of his background, Robert Gilbert is someone worth ...Read full article...