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GMOs

Update: This blog has been updated to include a running list of news stories and commentary generated by our ongoing investigation. U.S. Right to Know is conducting an investigation into the...

September 5, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 For More Informtion Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 Biotech Spinmasters Propose Name Changes to Counteract Awful PR Following in...

June 17, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release:  Monday, June 8, 2015 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 Monsanto Proposes to Change Its Name, To Escape Its PR Woes Documents released...

June 8, 2015

There have been a couple of recent attacks on U.S. Right to Know, so I thought it might be useful to sketch out who is behind them. A March 9 article in the Guardian criticized us for sending...

March 13, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release:  Thursday, February 26, 2015 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 Obama Admin. Proposes Ridiculous Anti-Consumer Plan for GMO...

February 26, 2015

Food company CEO’s worried about losing the trust of the American public – not to mention huge market shares – might want to take note: their trade association has taken another tone-deaf step...

February 24, 2015

Judging a book, or in this case a magazine article, by it’s cover, I was prepared to dislike Joel Achenbach’s “War on Science” story in National Geographic. Turns out it’s an insightful,...

February 23, 2015

The following email is from Mischa Popoff, a pro-GMO, anti-organic activist at the Heartland Institute, which is notorious for its defense of tobacco and denial of climate change. Perhaps the...

February 23, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release: Friday, February 20, 2015 For More Information Contact: Stacy Malkan, Stacy@usrtk.org Media Reports That GMO Science Is Settled Are Flat-Out Wrong In the wake...

February 20, 2015

Dear Professor Folta: Yesterday there was some news coverage and commentary about our use of the state Freedom of Information Acts to obtain the correspondence of professors who wrote for the...

February 12, 2015