- Genetically modified failures
- Q&A: Why should I worry about non-food GMOs?
- £3.2 million GM potato “a waste of money”
- UK government is singing from biotech’s hymn sheet
- Higher levels of glyphosate found in chronically ill people
- GM Watch
- GM Freeze
- Just Label It campaign
- California Right to Know/Yes on 37
- Citizens Concerned About GM
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GMO risks – the articles you should read
NYR Natural News
Want to know more about genetic modification?
At NYR Natural News we are very vocal campaigners against the genetic modification of food. For easy access we’ve pulled together some (but by no means all!) of the articles and news reports that we’ve published recently. Feel free to pass the link on to friends and family.
June 24th, 2014
The controversial study showing high levels of kidney and liver toxicity – and unexpected tumours – in rats fed a diet of GMOs and Round-up is returned to the scientific, peer-reviewed literature
May 11th, 2014
It’s a question that needs to be asked: if you don’t eat them are GMOs OK? The answer is definitely NO!
April 9th, 2014
Samples of breastmilk taken from volunteers in America has shown that some contain the herbicide glyphosate – what does this mean?
March 19th, 2014
Evidence is mounting that glyphosate, the active component of Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide, is toxic to farm animals and people
March 11th, 2014
We may be seeing early signs of how glyphosate – the herbicide used with impunity on GM crops – causes significant ill health
February 20th, 2014
Anne Glover is coming under sustained criticism for her claims about the safety and necessity of GM food
February 17th, 2014
Unless you are brainwashed by the pro-GM BBC, in which case you will actually believe it is a “game changer”
February 3rd, 2014 Health claims for the latest crop of GM tomatoes – which cost £900,000 of EU taxpayers’ money to develop – are all hot air and hype
September 12th, 2013
GM plants absorb more of the pesticides we use on them – how can THAT be safe to eat?
October 28th, 2013
European bureaucrats are trying to reclassify pollen as a “natural constituent” of honey, instead of an ingredient, so they won’t have to label GMO-contaminated honey. It’s time to say NO.
August 1st, 2013
Elle magazine might be more well known for its fashion tips than its activism, but a courageous article on GMO health risks has taken the issue to a whole new audience
June 25th, 2013
The issue of GM may seem remote or removed from our health and our daily lives, but it isn’t. What we do now about GM has a direct effect on the kind of future we can expect to be living
June 20th, 2013
UK environment secretary Owen Paterson’s speechwriter deserves a pay rise – and a spot in the George Orwell Hall of Propaganda
June 20th, 2013
The multiple failures of genetically modified crop technology show it’s simply not fit for purpose and has no place in the future of our food system
May 30th, 2013
Last weekend more than 2 million people worldwide joined a March Against Monsanto – here’s why
May 21st, 2013
You want to eat out, but you also want to ensure you are not eating GM tainted food; here’s how
February 27th, 2013
Natural plant breeding techniques are vastly improving rice yields for some of the world’s poorest people – who needs risky GMOs!
February 7th, 2013
A lot of big food companies, who make a lot of money from natural and organic brands paid to stop GMO labelling – don’t give them money
January 23rd, 2013
The EU has called ‘time out’ on GM crop approval while it tries to convince anti-GM member states to fall in line
January 21st, 2013
Now’s the time to speak out against GM salmon; follow the links here to tell the FDA what you think, and sign the Avaaz petition
December 6th, 2012
It’s more important than ever for each of us to take action in support of a safe food supply – enter the Non-GMO Project
December 3rd, 2012
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) set to give Monsanto a helping hand to the tone of £25 million of public money? Are you angry yet?
November 20th, 2012
A combination of regulatory failures and bad science means we’re getting a dose of Monsanto’s toxic Roundup in our daily bread
September 24st, 2012
Why did BBC-TV, the Guardian, the Times, The Independent amongst others ignore a recent study linking GM corn to cancer?
September 21st, 2012
The scramble to discredit the recent GM feeding study is losing ground as the excuses get sillier and sillier
September 19th, 2012
A new French study shows that rats fed a lifelong diet of GM maize develop tumours and multiple organ damage
September 10th, 2012
Citizens Concerned About GM – a new people’s campaign The use of genetic modification (GM) in food and farming is on the increase and is being heavily promoted by government- linked industry. But evidence continues to emerge of the very real risks: •to human and animal health to biodiversity and the environment …
August 7th, 2012
Animals fed a diet of GM corn put on weight, were less able to digest proteins and suffered immune system disruption
July 2nd, 2012
New evidence suggests biotech firm Syngenta lied in court about the role its GM corn played in livestock deaths
July 2nd, 2012
Genetically modified food has caused illness in several animal species – why should humans be the exception?
May 16th, 2012
Scientists, the media and Government are not asking the right questions about genetic modification; it’s time to bring some people power into the conversation
May 3rd, 2012
Join like-minded people for a day of action and celebration and help keep GM wheat out of UK fields and out of the UK food supply
February 14th, 2012
GM hasn’t gone away – it’s just made a tactical retreat. We must remain vigilant and keep it out of farming and food
December 21st, 2011
A US scientist says a newly discovered genetically modified pathogen could cause the collapse of soya and corn crops
November 8th, 2011
Organic is the only rational choice for sustainable and productive farming system that ensures the quality of the foods we eat
October 18th, 2011
A new report has shown that popular ‘natural’ cereals are contaminated with genetically modified organisms
May 20th, 2011
Most women and their unborn babies are carrying toxins from GM crops in their blood, say Canadian researchers
- This page is periodically updated to gather together all our GM articles