Your mission – if you choose to accept it – is to pick up the phone this Wednesday, April 1st and ask your representatives to support the GMO Right to Know Act. Both the House and the Senate are in session, and every member of Congress is in their national office in D.C.. Everyone who … Read more

Calling all Moms!

“We need a massive nationwide citizens’ movement: moms, dads, people who are attentive to their diets; chefs  . .”  – Congressman Peter DeFazio. In this video, Rep. Peter DeFazio and Chef Tom Colicchio discus the merits of the GMO Right to Know Act with Ed Schultz on the Ed Show.  On April 1st, please pick up the phone … Read more

You Can’t Fool Mother Nature

Abraham Lincoln aptly observed: “Public sentiment is everything.  With it, nothing can fail.  Without it, nothing can succeed.”  Thirty states have launched initiatives to require labeling of genetically engineered food, and federal legislation was introduced on February 12, 2015. The Genetically Engineered Right-to-Know Act was introduced in the Senate by Senator Barbara Boxer from California, and … Read more

Should Genetically Engineered Food Be Labeled?

by Craig Holdrege http://natureinstitute.org/gene/index.htm   It’s reasonable to expect that a label will tell you something significant about the food you buy.  Based on rich experience of deceptive labeling, Congress began passing laws in the early 1900s to regulate food labels. The Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act first passed in 1938 and has been amended numerous times.  It … Read more