When Scientific Integrity and Corporate Interests Clash

Tyrone Hayes, professor of Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley, is known for his research findings regarding the effects of the herbicide atrazine, an endocrine disruptor, on the demasculinization of frogs. Syngenta, the Swiss manufacturer of atrazine, launched a campaign to discredit both him and his research, which resulted in the settlement of a multi million-dollar […]

Atrazine: The Pesticide That Turns Male Frogs into Females

Ugh. How can people believe such stupid things? Chemicals aren’t turning the frogs gay, you conspiracy idiot! They’re turning them hermaphroditic! And they’re making the fish trans. But I bet you think that’s something to be concerned about, don’t you? There’s just no reasoning with some people. (Sarcasm) SHOW NOTES: Pesticide Turns Male Frogs into […]

Roundup Will Be Labeled Cancer Causing & Genetically Engineered Crops soon to be marketed as Non-GMO

Food companies continue to find ways to deceive their customers – the food-buying public – as they aim to maximize their profits. In the latest example, one company has found a way to pass off genetically engineered crops as “non-GMO.” Sacramento, CA — California just dealt Monsanto a blow as the state’s Environmental Protection Agency […]

FDA testing of glyphosate is a science SHAM!

The FDA’s testing of glyphosate is a total science SHAM! The agency’s announcement is nothing more than “scientific theater” to PRETEND to test foods for glyphosate, all while claiming glyphosate is completely safe no matter what levels are found. As the director of an analytical food science lab, I am intimately familiar with food contamination […]

Ray Seidler was the First EPA Scientist to Study GMOs; Here’s His Message to Anyone Who Thinks They’re Safe

The constant refrain of the pro-GMO industry is that “science” is on their side while those in the GMO Free movement are “anti-science,” operating mostly on emotion. But the truth of the matter is that several prominent scientists ranging from David Hawkins to Ray Seidler, the first EPA scientist to study them in the 1980s, […]

Farmers Speak Out: GMOs are a Trap That Monsanto is Using to Take Over Agriculture

Most Americans have no idea just how pervasive genetically-modified organisms (GMO) have become throughout the food supply. Predatory marketing practices have lured many farmers into converting over to GMOs, and craftily-designed, proprietary growing systems have kept them there. Meanwhile, multinational biotechnology companies like Monsanto effectively seize the reigns of agriculture and dictate how it will […]