Greenpeace strikes again: anti-Golden Rice, anti-Science; pro-Poor People Going Blind.
I try to be a tolerant man. If people want to believe stupid things, that’s one thing. If people want to engage in suboptimal behaviors because of those stupid things… well, I may not like it, but I can’t save the world. But when the scientific illiterates at Greenpeace decide (in classic bloody I’m-a-Western-progressive-here-to-take-up-the-White-Man’s-burden-so-all-you-natives-just-shut-up-now fashion) to condemn poor people to what would otherwise be an | Read More »
War on Science Update: Greenies attack White House over farmers’ rights.
Here’s the background: the continuing resolution that’s keeping the government (and that passed last week) included a rider that, as the Competitive Enterprise Institute put it, “codifies existing USDA practices and elements of a 2010 Supreme Court ruling that lower courts should not automatically prohibit the planting of biotech crop varieties, or the harvest and sale of biotech crops already planted, when their commercial approval | Read More »
Agricultural Tyranny – The Food Czar
As the tentacles of the neoliberal agenda extend further into the most precious areas of our free society, small farms comprise part of the last remaining opposition to tyranny. If our country is to stay a free republic, we cannot place the right for families to grow food under the thumb of a government bureaucrat. Earlier this year, H.R. 875, The Food Safety Modernization Act, | Read More »
, HR 2749
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, john dingell
, Rosa DeLauro