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(Practically) no one is anti-science, and how that can help us talk about GMOs

Keith Kloor, science blogger at Discover, has sparked an intriguing debate about the use of the term "anti-science" to describe ...
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Viewpoint: Politico veers again into pseudoscience and politics with another misleading glyphosate infographic

Once again, a website known for its political coverage proves itself unable to report on science-related issues ...
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Pseudo-science alert: For $9,500, Politico provides disinformation about crop biotechnology, GMOs and pesticides

When Politico strays from politics into agricultural biotech, its naiveté and lack of science expertise shows through ...
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Examining 10 science challenged ‘studies’ suggesting GMOs are harmful

The blog "10 Scientific Studies Proving GMOs Can Be Harmful To Human Health" is now a fixture on cyberspace. A ...
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Anti-GMO groups’ attacks lead University of Florida professor Kevin Folta to resign as chair of horticulture department

Christopher Barbey, a UF doctoral student, researches strawberry genetics at UF with his research partner in a lab with no ...
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Monsanto shill alert: Does industry funded GMO research bias findings?

Can consumers trust "independent" studies funded by corporations that have found genetically modified foods safe? Anti-GMO activists say 'no.' But ...
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Activists claim that without long-term studies, GMOs cannot be considered safe: What does science say?

No multi-generational GMO food studies? Bollocks. There are dozens, and all conclude biotech seeds are as safe or safer than ...
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Emails show anti-GMO organic activists driving food and farming policy at Consumer Reports

Consumers Union says it's an unbiased and impartial voice for consumers. So why is one of its senior scientists secretly ...
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Facebook bows to anti-science activists, shuts down ‘We Love GMOs and Vaccines’

Popular anti-quack website shut down by Facebook after protests from quacks ...
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Anti-GMO activists brandish disputed Stone-Glover Golden Rice paper in attacks on Nobel laureates

Anti-GMO activists are trying to discredit Nobel laureates' rebuke of Greenpeace for attempting to discredit Golden Rice humanitarian project. Here's ...
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Documents uncover secret coordination among ‘independent’ anti-biotech scientists, activists

Emails reveal how activists, researchers and journalists coordinate to promote anti-biotech ideals ...
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Zika, pesticides, microcephaly shrouded in misinformed hysteria

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. I recently published an article on ...
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Anti-biotech GM Watch’s connections to Maharishi TM cult, industry money

Who are the people behind the biotech news site GM Watch and what is their connection to the religious movement ...
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The story behind Séralini’s disappearing GMOs-are-toxic study, and the journal that published it

French GMO researcher Gilles-Éric Séralini published a new paper earlier this week, but a few days later it disappeared. Where ...
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Alison Van Eenennaam: Why botched Italian GMO soy study never made science sense

Italian researcher, Federico Infascelli, is under fire for allegedly misrepresenting data in his publications. Regardless of outcome, his data was ...
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Kevin Folta responds to anti-GMO FOIA fiasco: PLoS bungled post misrepresents smoking gun email

Paul Thacker and Charles Seife--aligned with anti-GMO organic financed USRTK--claimed that a leaked document 'proved' Florida prof 'advised' Monsanto on ...
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Consumer Reports, anti-GMOers bizarre attack on Bt pesticide used by organic farmers

There goes Consumer Reports again, with another scientifically illiterate attack on conventional agriculture and genetic engineering, this time targeting Bt ...
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He said/She said on GMOs: Mark Lynas v Claire Robinson

This week The Independent has been investigating the future of genetically modified food – nearly 20 years since the first ...
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$25 million for “Factor GMO” study—Are the results pre-determined?

What anti-GMO activists are billing as the most expensive and comprehensive longterm study of the impact of GMO crops and ...

Anti-GMO group GM Watch says Biofortified’s GENERA project ‘useful’

In a discussion about the scientific literature on genetically engineered crops, Claire Robinson of GM Watch has previously said: ”I am, as ...

‘Science speaks for itself’: Séralini rat study on GM corn toxicity republished

GMOSeralini.org welcomes the news of the republication of the chronic toxicity study on the glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup and a commercialized genetically modified ...
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Republished retracted Séralini GMO corn rat study faces harsh criticism from scientists

The new Séralini rat corn study looks a lot like the old retracted one. According to independent scientists who have ...
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Ethics debate intensifies over retraction of flawed Séralini GMO rat study

While the mainstream science community has backed the decision by a prominent journal to withdraw and expunge from the records ...
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In hyped claim organic milk is healthier, activist science meets bungled reporting

Last week, the web erupted after organic researcher Charles Benbrook promoted a new study as the long-awaited proof of the ...
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Food and Chemical Toxicology editor-in-chief defends retraction of Séralini study

In response to several allegations of misconduct against the journal Food and Chemical Toxicology, the editor-in-chief released a letter explaining ...
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From anti-GMO to pro-science: ‘A Layman’s Guide to GMOs’

In this week’s newsletter feature, Genetic Literacy Project guest contributor Fourat Janabi, author of The Lowdown on GMOs: According to ...

GM Watch attacks Mark Lynas for alleged connections to agriculture giant Monsanto

GM Watch, a prominent anti-GMO organization, has called out Mark Lynas, British journalist and supporter of genetically modified food, for ...
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Food fight: GM Watch pointedly criticizes GMO reporting by Grist’s Johnson

In response to Grist's Nathanael Johnson, GM Watch continues the debate over the safety of GMOs ...