Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Heated Debate Over GMO Risks Continues

[Business and Politics]

The sleuthjournal slams the New York Times for misinformation and bedding down with Monsanto and other biotech giants.  The article states:

NYT editors are in lockstep with Monsanto and other biotech giants. They outrageously claim “no reliable evidence (proving) genetically modified foods now on the market pose any risk to consumers.”

Though perhaps a bit vitriolic, the sleuthjournal's position is not without basis.  The critical distinction here is the term 'reliable evidence' which is up for interpretation according to whomever.  Many scientifically conducted animal studies including those conducted by Monsanto,  show major human health risks from GMO products – including infertility, immune problems, accelerated aging, faulty insulin regulation, gastrointestinal abnormalities, and major organ changes.

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