Thursday, May 8, 2008

"Monsanto's Harvest of Fear"

If globalization, immigration, AZ agriculture, guest workers/slaves, shock doctrine economics, genetically modified foods, the horrors of "free trade," and the future of what goes into your mouth are among your interests, you'll want to read this.

Regular readers know I rant about Monsanto's role in creating the desperation that drives immigrants over the border. This will help to explain how that works, because genetically modified seeds and Monsanto's corporate goons aren't just homebodies. They get around.

Makes me wonder who the majority stockholders are.

Monsanto’s Harvest of Fear

"Monsanto already dominates America’s food chain with its genetically modified seeds. Now it has targeted milk production. Just as frightening as the corporation’s tactics–ruthless legal battles against small farmers–is its decades-long history of toxic contamination."