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"The World According to Monsanto"

Did Monsanto Write Seed Policy in Malawi?
Tim Wise from the Small Planet Institute explains how a new seed policy in the southern African country of Malawi threatens farmers' rights to save, exchange, and sell their seeds, and how a former Monsanto official turned out to be one of the policy's co-authors

  September 1, 2017

Mock Tribunal Held Against Monsanto in the Hague
Activists are attempting to persuade the World Court to take up the case, says Ronnie Cummins

  October 15, 2016

Dangers of the Proposed Bayer-Monsanto Merger
The resulting merger will push a model of agriculture that forgoes advantageous local ecological practices and jeopardizes the livelihoods of small-scale farmers, warns Global Justice Now's Heidi Chow

  September 22, 2016

TRNN Debate: Are GMOs Safe to Eat?
Dr. Thierry Vrain and Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam discuss the science behind genetically engineered crops and the significance of GMO restrictions in more than 60 countries

  May 21, 2015

New GMO Crops Temporarily Blocked in Mexico
Timothy Wise: Anti-GMO activists in Mexico score a major, if tentative, victory.

  October 29, 2013

March Against Monsanto Brings Hundreds into New York Streets
A photo essay by Jenna Pope

  October 13, 2013

House Extends Monsanto Protection Act
House passes a rider which protects biotech giants like Monsanto from being sued in federal court

  September 19, 2013

Protest in DC Denounces "Monsanto Protection Act"
One thousand rally as part of global protest against Monsanto's political power and its role in spreading GMO throughout the world's food supply

  May 26, 2013

Global Protest Against Monsanto
In more than 400 cities protestors call for a ban on GMO food

  May 26, 2013

Global Protest in 300 Cities Will Take Aim on Monsanto
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to challenge Monsanto's bullying of small farmers, influence on public policy, and aggressive promotion of GMOs.

  May 23, 2013

Wikileaks Cables Reveal State Dept. Promoting GMOs Abroad
Darcey O'Callaghan: US embassies are aggressively and systematically promoting biotechnology and GMO food abroad

  May 16, 2013

Mexican Farmers Protest the Entrance of GMO Corn
Thousands across Mexico demand their government reject permits for GMO Corn while Monsanto defends their patent on life in U.S. Supreme Court

  February 25, 2013

The Tyranny of Soy Agribusiness in Paraguay
Ben Dangl: President Lugo hasn't delivered on promises to the farmers who brought him to power, while transgenic soy farms expand

  November 21, 2010

Gene Giants: Climate saviors or profiteers?
Biotech companies seek hundreds of patents for genetically modified "climate-ready" seeds

  May 29, 2008

"The World According to Monsanto"
Filmmaker Marie-Monique Robin on the troubling past of one of the world's biggest agricultural companie

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