EPA Refuses To Allow Warning Labels For Glyphosate

By Alexandra Jacobo, Nationofchange.org -

The Environmental Protection Agency is protecting Monsanto by refusing to approve warning labels for products that contain glyphosate. Although the Internation Agency for Research on Cancer has [...]

USDA Opens The Door To New Untested, Unlabeled GMOs

By Pat Thomas, Organicconsumers.org -

On June 6, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) proposed to overhaul longstanding regulations governing genetically modified organisms (GMO). The  proposed new rule would revise the agency's [...]

Russia’s Clear GMO Labeling Rules Reach The Shelves Across Eurasian Economic Union

By Staff, Sustainablepulse.com -

The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), including the countries of Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Belarus, has introduced clear GMO labeling on all food and supplement products [...]

‘Natural’ Settlements Good For Consumers—But Ridding The Food Supply Of Pesticides Would Be Better

By Katherine Paul, Organicconsumers.org -

According to the joint statement we issued with our co-plaintiffs, Beyond Pesticides and Moms Across America: At a time specified by the agreement, packaging for General Mills Nature Valley [...]

Judge Says Public Doesn’t Need Cancer Warning Label

By Zen Honeycutt, Ecowatch.com -

A California federal judge ruled on Tuesday that the public does not need a warning label to inform us that cancer-causing and harmful chemicals in glyphosate herbicides are in our food or [...]

Is Big Food’s Lobbying Arm On The Brink Of Extinction?

By Katherine Paul, organicconsumers.org -

At the height of the GMO labeling battle, we not-so-fondly referred to the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) as “Monsanto’s Evil Twin.” Last week, a former GMA executive told Politico that [...]

Monsanto’s Mess–Four Signs Consumers Are Winning

By Katherine Paul, www.organicconsumers.org -

By Katherine Paul for Organic Consumers Association - Next month will mark one year since Congress obliterated Vermont’s GMO labeling law and replaced it with its own faux-labeling measure. The [...]

Non-Profits Sue Monsanto Over Misleading Labeling Of Popular Herbicide Roundup

By Katherine Paul, www.organicconsumers.org -

By Katherine Paul for Organic Consumers Association - Washington, DC- Two nonprofit organizations filed a lawsuit against Monsanto for misleading the public by labeling its popular weedkiller [...]

Mandatory Carcinogen Warning On Monsanto’s Roundup Coming Soon

By Stephen Fox, www.opednews.com -

By Stephen Fox for Op Ed News - California can require Monsanto to label its popular weed killer Roundup as a carcinogen, according to a ruling by a judge in Fresno, California, although the [...]

Largest Campaign Finance Fine In History For Anti-GMO Labeling Initiative

By Staff, www.atg.wa.gov -

By Staff of GMA - OLYMPIA — In a historic decision, a Thurston County Superior Court judge today ordered the Grocery Manufacturers Association to pay $18 million in penalties and punitive [...]

Non Profits Sue General Mills For False And Misleading Use Of ‘Natural’

By Staff, www.organicconsumers.org -

By Staff of Organic Consumers Association - Washington, DC - Today, three non profit organizations filed a lawsuit against General Mills for misleading the public by labeling their Nature Valley [...]

Senate Food Fight Erupts Over Sham GMO Labeling Bill

By Lauren McCauley, www.commondreams.org -

By Lauren McCauley for Common Dreams - The pending "compromise" GMO labeling bill has food safety and consumer advocates both in and out of government scrambling to block the legislation, which [...]

Sold Out. Again.

By Katherine Paul, www.organicconsumers.org -

By Katherine Paul for Organic Consumers Association - It’s hard to know which is worse. The corporations that profit from poisoning your food and water. Or the politicians who will happily sell [...]

Peeling Back The Curtain On Monsanto

By Paul Thacker, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Paul Thacker for The Huffington Post - For nearly 30 years, Carey Gillam has worked as a business reporter covering corporate America, the last 17 of those with Reuters, where she specialized [...]

GMO Labeling Next Steps—Who Will Stabenow Dance With?

By Katherine Paul, www.organicconsumers.org -

By Katherine Paul for Organic Consumers Association - The late, great political columnist Molly Ivins, who railed relentlessly against money in politics, would be all over the GMO labeling fight. [...]

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