Pursuing Truth and Transparency in America's Food System

GMOs

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

The Center for Food Integrity (CFI), formerly the Grow America Project, is an industry-funded 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization that conducts research, lobbying and public relations campaigns to...

May 31, 2018

[caption id="attachment_5069" align="alignright" width="265"] SciBabe's bad science tries to make the pesticide industry look good.[/caption] Blogging under the name SciBabe, Yvette d’Entremont...

March 31, 2018

A version of this article was first published in Common Ground Magazine March 2018 (PDF version). By Stacy Malkan Everyone loves a feel-good story about the future. You’ve probably heard this...

March 16, 2018

Update May 2018: Tax records show that the Council for Biotechnology Information, a chemical industry trade group, paid Ketchum public relations firm more than $11 million from 2013-2016 to to run...

March 1, 2018

Summary * GMA is the leading trade group for the junk food industry * GMA hides list of its own corporate members * GMA was found guilty of money laundering * Opposed legislation to...

March 1, 2018

BIO - key facts  The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), formerly the Biotechnology Industry Organization, is a trade association representing over 1,000 companies and industry groups...

March 1, 2018

Summary CropLife International (CLI) is a trade association founded in 2001 representing the manufacturers of the world’s largest manufacturers of genetically engineered seeds and pesticides....

March 1, 2018

This post has been updated with reviews of Food Evolution:  Letter from 45 academics: "Food Evolution deserves to be called out for what it is: a piece of propaganda" Letter from...

February 4, 2018