…. Monsanto lost a court case [recently] against California [man] who claims his non-Hodgkins lymphona was caused by glyphosate …. With due respect to the jury, its decision sits at odds with the bulk of scientific evidence.
…[I]n 2015 the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) classified glyphosate as ‘probably carcinogenic to humans’ …. But other bodies …. have come to a different conclusion – including a joint declaration by the World Health Organisation and Food and Agriculture Organisation.
[T]he evidence which …. claimed to link glyphosate with non-Hodgkins lymphona was too limited to make a positive association. Nevertheless, in the minds of environmental activists …. scientists can’t possibly be …. coming to a reasoned conclusion – they must have been either bought or brainwashed by Monsanto.
For example, writing in the Guardian, US activist Carey Gillam, writes of Monsanto: “The company has employed a range of tactics …. to suppress and manipulate scientific literature, harass journalists and scientists who did not parrot the company’s propaganda …. ”
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