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Ecoterrorism in the Philippines funded by Swedish Society for Nature Conservation

| | October 15, 2013
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[The Swedish Society for Nature Conservation] financially supports Philippine activist group MASIPAG and supposedly addresses the effects of the Green Revolution in the Philippines which have more recently evolved towards the use of genetic modification with GMO maize and rice. The Swedish funding is about discouraging companies from taking patents on crops, which they believe “forces” small farmers to large-scale agriculture.

Read the full, original story here: “The New Swedish Approach to “Diplomacy”: Eco-terrorism in the Philippines funded by Svenska Naturskyddsföreningen (Swedish Society for Nature Conservation)”

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