Insider Secrets on How the Biotech Industry Shapes the Story of GMOs
Hot-off-the-presses, check out Seedy Business: What Big Food is hiding with its slick PR campaign on GMOs by Gary Ruskin, co-founder of the U.S. Right to Know Network for some amazing scoops on how the biotech industry has fought its information wars, including an eye-popping section about the Council on Biotechnology's new online home for spin, GMOAnswers.com.
Have you heard? Berkeley is fighting big soda.
On the ballot this November is a "soda tax" that would tax distributors of sugar-sweetened beverages (aka Coca-Cola, energy drinks, etc.) one penny per fluid ounce. If it passes, Berkeley will be the first city in the nation to take on big soda and win.