Dr. Thierry Vrain – Head of Biotechnology Agriculture Canada Summerland Research Station (retired)
A former advocate for GMO crops, Vrain realized he’d been fooled my Monsanto science.
The complete interview
Pseudo-scientist Steven Novella conveniently recites all the talking points from the Monsanto disinformation playbook in this 2014 “article.”
“Glyphosate it not toxic.” “It is not sprayed on wheat.” “It breaks down quickly in the soil.”
Three blatant lies – and a whole lot more.
Newly released government email communications show a persistent effort by multiple officials within the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to slow a separate federal agency’s safety review of Monsanto’s top-selling herbicide. Notably, the records demonstrate that the EPA efforts came at the behest of Monsanto, and that EPA officials were helpful enough to keep the chemical giant updated on their progress. (Posted April 16, 2019)