Published on Alternet (http://www.alternet.org)
Study Shows Dramatic Correlation Between GMOs And 22 Diseases
Popular Resistance  / By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers 
November 18, 2014 |
There is a growing movement for labeling of GMO crops, and many would go further and ban GMOs completely. Currently there is a close vote in Oregon on a GMO labeling initiative, with advocates for labeling 0.3% behind and raising money to check ballots (we urge your support) . Those who profit from GMOs spent $20 million to prevent labeling in Oregon. Several states in the Northeast  have put in place laws that will require labeling.
Vermont is about to be sued  to prevent GMO labeling. GMO profiteers have an unusual marketing strategy. While most companies brag about their product, the GMO industry spends hundreds of millions to hide their product. The US does not requiring labeling of GMOs despite the fact that 64 countries around the world label GMO foods .
Millions have marched against Monsanto  urging labeling or the banning of GMO products. There is a national consensus in favor of labeling  but the government has been unable to respond. Indeed, President Obama’s food czar is a former Monsanto executive . The deep corruption of government is putting the health of the American people at serious risk.
The research highlighted below, “Genetically engineered crops, glyphosate and the deterioration of health in the United States of America,” was published in The Journal of Organic Systems  this September and links GMOs to 22 diseases with very high correlation. We reprinted many of the graphs from the study that show an incredible correlation between the rise of GMO crops that use the herbicide glyphosate and a wide range of diseases. (Read Full Article)