Pursuing Truth and Transparency in America's Food System

Pesticides

(First published in Environmental Health News) Score another point for corporate power over protection of the public. U.S. Rep Lamar Smith, chairman of the U.S. House of...

February 5, 2018

Update: Newsweek's bizarre response By Stacy Malkan “The campaign for organic food is a deceitful, expensive scam,” according to a Jan. 19 Newsweek article authored by Dr. Henry I. Miller...

January 23, 2018

By Carey Gillam Sometimes the truth about our food is not very appetizing. As many gather this holiday season for shared family meals, it is likely that they'll be serving up small doses of...

December 21, 2017

By Carey Gillam My friend died from cancer today. His was a short, eight-month-long battle for survival, but it was a brutal one. Now his wife and young children are not planning for...

December 18, 2017

[caption id="attachment_4736" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo©Tony Powell. 2017 Independent Women's Forum Gala. Union Station. November 15, 2017[/caption] This article first appeared...

November 30, 2017

Carey Gillam is an investigative journalist and award-winning author who spent 17 years on the food and agriculture beat for Reuters. Gillam is now research director of the public interest research...

October 12, 2017

Carey Gillam's new book is available now from Island Press: Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science.  Gilliam's Whitewash is a hard-hitting investigation...

October 10, 2017

News Release For Immediate Release: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 For More Information Contact: Stacy Malkan (510) 542-9224                        Today, Carey Gillam, a...

October 10, 2017

By Carey Gillam Three years ago this month Monsanto executives realized they had a big problem on their hands. It was September 2014 and the company's top-selling chemical, the weed...

September 19, 2017

Newly released government email communications show a persistent effort by multiple officials within the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to slow a separate federal agency’s safety review...

August 17, 2017