The World According to Monsanto: Pollution, Corruption, and the Control of Our Food Supply

The World According to Monsanto: Pollution, Corruption, and the Control of Our Food Supply

Marie-Monique Robin


Publish 12 months note: Ffirst released March 2008
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The results of a extraordinary three-year-long research that took award-winning journalist and documentary filmmaker Marie-Monique Robin throughout 4 continents (North and South the USA, Europe, and Asia), The international in response to Monsanto tells the little-known but surprising tale of this agribusiness giant—the world’s top manufacturer of GMOs (genetically transformed organisms)—and how its new “green” face is not any much less malign than its PCB- and Agent Orange–soaked past.

Robin reviews that, following its lengthy background of producing harmful chemical compounds and deadly herbicides, Monsanto is now advertising and marketing itself as a “life sciences” corporation, possible confident concerning the virtues of sustainable improvement. besides the fact that, Monsanto now controls the vast majority of the yield of the world’s genetically transformed corn and soy—ingredients present in greater than ninety five percentage of yank households—and its alarming felony and political strategies to take care of this monopoly are the topic of globally concern.

Released to nice acclaim and controversy in France, all through Europe, and in Latin the US along the documentary movie of an analogous identify, The global in keeping with Monsanto is certain to alter the way in which we predict approximately nutrients defense and the company keep an eye on of our nutrition offer.

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