Physician on GMOs: They’re not what you’ve been told

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Genetically Modified Organisms are bad. Monsanto is evil. These crops are killing us.

Well, not really. This is not a simple topic – that is, it is not as simple as “this is bad and we shouldn’t do it” or “its not natural, so it must be bad.” Nor is it “corporate evil.”

My background about this topic: I did genetic engineering as a graduate student at the University of Chicago. What we did with genetic engineering, people have been doing for thousands of years, the difference is we did it in a laboratory.

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