Monsanto, the world’s largest biotech corporation, has monopolized our food system largely by taking over regulatory agencies like the U.S. Department of Agriculture.1
The USDA has never denied a single application from Monsanto for new genetically engineered crops.
Monsanto’s growth hormones for cows have been approved by Michael Taylor, a former Monsanto lobbyist turned USDA administrator and FDA deputy commissioner. This was after Margaret Miller, a former Monsanto employee, oversaw a report on the hormones’ safety and then took a job at the FDA where she approved her own report.
Monsanto’s board members have worked for the EPA, advised the USDA, and served on President Obama’s Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations.
An investigation of large-scale government corruption by this singularly destructive corporation is long overdue.
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2 thoughts on “Investigate Monsanto’s Takeover of USDA”
After the revolution, I hope there will be n inquisition where criminals such as the upper management of Monsanto, will be tried, judged, and receive the punishment they so richly deserve.
No need to investigate.
I’ve known about it for a few years now.