Pursuing Truth and Transparency in America's Food System

GMOs

Despite its academic-sounding name and affiliation with an Ivy League Institution, the Cornell Alliance for Science is a public relations campaign to promote genetically engineered foods and...

October 7, 2018

Alison Van Eenennaam, PhD, a cooperative extension specialist in animal genomics and biotechnology at the University of California, Davis, is a leading promoter of genetically engineered animals,...

October 5, 2018

Tamar Haspel is a freelance journalist who has been writing monthly food columns for the Washington Post since October 2013. Haspel’s columns frequently promote and defend agrichemical industry...

August 23, 2018

By Stacy Malkan For anyone who wonders why consumers aren't inspired to trust the GMO industry, consider this bizarre statement from Impossible Foods Chief Communications Officer Rachel Konrad in...

July 6, 2018

See also: Cornell Alliance for Science is a PR Campaign for the Agrichemical Industry Mark Lynas is a former journalist turned promotional advocate for genetically engineered foods and pesticides...

June 23, 2018

See also: Secret Documents Expose Monsanto's War on Cancer Scientists, by Stacy Malkan (7/12/2018) This fact sheet describes the contents of Monsanto’s confidential public relations plan to...

May 31, 2018

AgBioChatter is a private email listserver used by the agrichemical industry and its allies to coordinate messaging and lobbying activities. List members include pro-industry academics, senior...

May 31, 2018

Biology Fortified Inc., known as “Biofortified,” is a nonprofit organization that works closely with the agrichemical industry and its collaborators on public relations and lobbying campaigns to...

May 31, 2018

Academics Review, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization launched in 2012, claims to be an independent group but documents obtained by U.S. Right to Know revealed it is a front group set up with the...

May 31, 2018

Documents obtained by U.S. Right to Know and other sources shine light on the inner workings of the International Food Information Council (IFIC), a trade group funded by large food and agrichemical...

May 31, 2018