‘Political bullies’ advocate a profitable, stodgy, quick-and-easy GM ‘fix’ for Asia’s poor

10 Feb

golden rice wikiAccording to long-term advocate of genetically modified crops, Robin McKie, in the Observer online, the ‘golden rice’ theory is gaining ground, superseding the ‘GM will feed the world myth’ for the moment.

It is proposed that children should ‘obtain’ Vitamin A by eating GM golden rice, though the vitamin occurs in a wide range of fruit, vegetables, milk, cheese, and eggs, foods which also offer a wide range of other valuable nutrients.

Read more on the Political Cleanup site: http://political-cleanup.org/?p=6591.

 

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