UCarey Gillam, uMqondisi Wezocwaningo

Phrinta imeyili Ungahlukıselana Ephathwayo

UCarey Gillam ungumbhali wencwadi ewine imiklomelo, “I-Whitewash: Indaba Yombulali Wokhula, Umdlavuza Nenkohlakalo Yesayensi”(Island Press, 2017) kanye nentatheli engumakadebona, umcwaningi nombhali onolwazi olungaphezulu kweminyaka engama-20 embonini yezindaba. Incwadi kaGillam ithole udumo URachel Carson Book Award ovela eNhlanganweni Yezintatheli Zezemvelo ukwembula amashumi eminyaka ezimfihlo zebhizinisi namasu akhohlisayo yizinkampani ezinamandla zezibulala-zinambuzane, nokuthi ukufuna inzuzo kwezinkampani kuthathe kanjani kuqala kunokuvikela umphakathi. "Lokhu kuhlolwa okufika ngesikhathi futhi okuhleleke kahle kwezingxabano ezisusa izingqinamba emhlabeni mayelana nesayensi nezolimo kucwaningwe kahle futhi kubhalwe kahle futhi kuyatholakala kubafundi abangenalo ulwazi olunzulu lwesayensi," kubhala amajaji.

Ngaphambi kokujoyina i-US Right to Know, uGillam uchithe iminyaka eyi-17 njengo- Intatheli ephezulu yeReuters, insizakalo yezindaba yomhlaba wonke. Kuleyo ndima, ubhekele kakhulu ekuhlanganiseni ukudla nezolimo ngokugxila ikakhulukazi ekukhuleni kobuchwepheshe bezitshalo ze-biotech, ukuthuthukiswa komkhiqizo wezibulala-zinambuzane, kanye nemithelela yemvelo yomibili, futhi wakhulisa ulwazi olujulile lwezinkampani ezihola phambili zezolimo ezibandakanya IMonsanto, iDow AgroSciences, iDuPont, iBASF, iBayer neSyngenta.

UGillam uhlonishwe njengomunye wezintatheli ezihamba phambili ezweni ezidingida lezi zinkinga futhi uvame ukucelwa ukuthi akhulume emsakazweni nakuthelevishini futhi avele ezingqungqutheleni azokwabelana ngolwazi lwakhe ngezinkinga eziphikiswana kakhulu ezibandakanya ukudla nezolimo. Uhlala e-Overland Park, eKansas, nomyeni wakhe nezingane ezintathu.

Xhumana noCarey: carey@usrtk.org
Landela uCarey ku-Twitter: @Ukhozi_fm

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