WHO Declares Monsanto’s Round Up Causes Cancer

It’s about damn time…. Now that the World Health Organization (WHO) has officially declared Monsanto’s Roundup a carcinogen, it’s more critical than ever to convince state and federal lawmakers that we need mandatory, not voluntary labeling of GMOs. What we really need is to ban glyphosate. But until that happens, shouldn’t consumers have a right…

Monsanto’s “Broken Heart” Meeting

Another fitting tidbit on toxic Monsanto and how they continue to “break” our hearts by poisoning our bodies and our environment: On January 30, OCA participated in a protest and confrontation at Monsanto’s annual shareholder meeting. The meeting was held at Monsanto corporate headquarters outside St. Louis, Mo., in a town called Creve Coeur—which in…

Monsanto’s Roundup. Enough to Make You Sick.

Read this blog: Monsanto’s Roundup. It’s been around since 1974. But it wasn’t until the late 1990s that the use of Monsanto’s flagship poison surged. That’s when the company came up with the idea to genetically engineer seeds to grow food crops, like corn, soy, alfalfa, sugar beets and canola, that could tolerate high doses…

Check Your Chex – It Really is HFCS not Fructose

More from the OCA (and makes me glad I don’t eat this stuff): General Mills’ Vanilla, Chocolate and Cinnamon Chex boxes all proudly display a label that should make many health-conscious consumers happy: “No high fructose corn syrup.” But as the folks at CREDO have discovered, that claim is simply not true. The truth? These…

News of the Week: Seedy Business and GMO Foods

This just in from the OCA: What is Big Food hiding from you, with its slick public relations campaign? Plenty, according to a new tell-all report by the nonprofit U.S. Right to Know. The report, titled “Seedy Business: What Big Food Is Hiding with its Slick PR Campaign on GMOs,” details how since 2012, the…