The Left’s War on Science

Many in the media say there’s a conservative war on science. John Stossel asks is this true? No, says John Tierney, Contributing Editor at the Manhattan Institute’s City Journal. Tierney says the real war on science is the one from the left.

“Reverend Billy” Tried to Use Ferguson Protests to Demonize Monsanto

Let it never be said that the Left won’t let a good crisis go to waste. An alert blogger at Medium points out that one anti-GMO activist decided to try to twist the protests in Ferguson, Missouri to demonize Monsanto instead. Every year a prominent anti-GMO activist, William Talen, holds a protest on Thanksgiving outside… Read More “Reverend Billy” Tried to Use Ferguson Protests to Demonize Monsanto

The Des Moines Register’s #FakeNews GMO Story

In an article published in The Des Moines Register today, Scientists at Iowa State University (ISU) allege Russia is supporting fake news reports online to undermine US GMO production. According to Doctors Shawn Dorius and Carolyn Lawrence-Dill, both scientists state their research shows Russia is funding propaganda in the US in order to bolster their… Read More The Des Moines Register’s #FakeNews GMO Story

Scientists: GMO’s Are Definitely Safe

After conducting a meta-analysis of over 6000 peer-reviewed manuscripts that detail 21 years of research on the effects of genetically modified corn, scientists out of the University of Pisa, Italy have determined that GMO’s are completely safe. The EconoTimes reports: “The results support the cultivation of GE maize, mainly due to enhanced grain quality and… Read More Scientists: GMO’s Are Definitely Safe

Golden Rice: Loved by humanitarians, reviled by environmentalists

Despite the Philippines and Bangladesh edging toward commercializing it, New Zealand’s food regulation agency (FSANZ) endorsed approving importing Golden Rice for sale in order to reduce trade disorder with Asian countries that allow it. Unfortunately, an opposition group named GE-Free New Zealand has started an effort urging New Zealand’s food safety minister to review the… Read More Golden Rice: Loved by humanitarians, reviled by environmentalists