What if a corporation isn’t evil incarnate? A progressive’s dilemma.

It all used to be so easy. There were the good guys, us, and there were the bad guys, them. Then I meandered into the issue of GMOs. That's when everything became complicated. I support the use of transgenics for our food supply, simply because I trust the science behind it and because all my research has led me in that direction. What bothers me…

Vermont inducted into the Scientifically Illiterate Hall of Shame plus more dumbass

Our latest inductee to the Scientifically Illiterate Hall of Shame is the Vermont legislature for their overwhelming vote to require labeling foods containing GMO "ingredients." In addition to that, two Vermont elected officials get the first Golden Scientific Dumbass Award for sponsoring  the law. The first award is shared and it goes to...…

The “Right to Be Afraid of Things You Don’t Understand” bill introduced in U.S. Senate

Senator Diane Feinstein introduced a companion bill to the Senate's GMO labeling bill today called “The Right to Be Afraid of Things You Don't Understand Act.” In a press conference announcing the bill, Feinstein said Labeling foods that contain GMO ingredients doesn't go far enough. There are many things in today's modern world that can seem …