Tons of round-up poison, thousands of debt ridden farmer suicides, untold numbers of afflicted consumers and cancerous lab animal deaths later... lIt should be clear to everyone at this point that the premiss of GMO's is not food safety, and nor is it about feeding the hungry masses, who are still starving. It's about control of food supplies and it's about monetary profit. Monsanto, a corporation notorious for its anti-humanitarian activities, should have its charter removed, and it's directors should be prosecuted to the full extent of the law for endangering the only habitat of the human race.
In the mean-time, as our silly gov't drags it's feet on bread-crumb legislation, the least they can do is make the dratted labels for this evil stuff mandatory. I think this move to federalize the labeling action is indeed a move to take that power away from the states.
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All over the country, people are waking up to a frightening fact: Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are hidden in our food. The American Medical Association has told our government regulators to safety-test these GMOs before they end up in our food, but the Food & Drug Administration refuses. They continue to go by a legal fiction, created by a former Monsanto lawyer and lobbyist, that…
The food industry has drafted a bill intended to preempt state mandatory GMO labeling laws by substituting a weak, watered-down federal "solution" that would limit the U.S. Food & Drug Administration's ability to require mandatory labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in food ingredients. Tell the FDA: U.S. Consumers Want Mandatory GMO Labeling Laws, Not Watered-Down, Voluntary…
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