Jeffrey Smith: The World's Vanguard Against Monsanto
US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks reveal the Bush administration drew up ways to retaliate against Europe for refusing to use genetically modified seeds. In 2007, then-US ambassador to France Craig Stapleton was concerned about France's decision to ban cultivation of genetically modified corn produced by biotech giant Monsanto. He also warned that a new French environmental review standard could spread anti-biotech policy across Europe.
Democracy Now speaks with Jeffrey Smith of the Institute for Responsible Technology.
Jeffrey Smith is seemingly the world's vanguard against Monsanto and GM Foods. He tirelessly campaigns through the Media and Education for a return to GM free food.
Here he relates his worldwide experiences and solicits participation on the Jeff Rense Show.