One role of the court system is to temper public passions. Another is to hold those who govern in check. We are in for a long legal battle on labeling.
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This decision doesn't just disappoint. It is truly frightening for it vividly demonstrates the powerful grip that a handful of major chemical/biotech companies hold over our regulatory process.
Although the FDA doesn't need congressional authorization in order to mandate a federal labeling standard for GMOs, federal lawmakers have become increasingly vocal on the issue.
Our government's failure to require labeling, and to be engaged in developing the science supporting GE food risk assessment is an absolute breach of its responsibility to the American public.
Twenty-five years ago my Dad was still alive and the world felt like a different place, even though it wasn't. Twenty-five years ago, he took me with ...
Our food system has been adept at keeping the lights out or at least dimmed. But that is changing. The FDA should start by following the practices of more than 40 other nations and label genetically engineered foods.
"Labels Matter" tells the story of three women who share a belief in the right to know, but for entirely different reasons.
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Those of us who can afford to change need to help those who can't. There is really only one thing that matters; one thing that can truly change the world... Grow, buy, eat, and serve organic food.
Three times a day we have an opportunity to make a statement about what we eat; be part of the conversation this Friday to help build this movement.
I regard Paul Newman as perhaps the most successful social entrepreneur of our time and a role model who seeded a revolution.
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