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‘Just an overreaction’: Inside the world of coronavirus denialism

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I created a faux Twitter account and set about building my own information bubble. My objective: Inhabit the world of ...
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University of Florida’s Kevin Folta’s unique libel suit against New York Times faces long odds

Slate | 
A pro-GMO professor, University of Florida plant scientist, Kevin Folta  who claims he has been defamed by the New York Times’ ...
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Conservation biology, ideology and the dangers of censorship

Slate | 
If conservation science is in service to an agenda, then it seems inevitable that research would at times be viewed ...
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Opinion: Food Evolution movie gets science right—but that won’t likely convince ‘GMO-averse people’

Slate | 
[Editor's note: Keith Kloor is a freelance writer and adjunct journalism lecturer at New York University.] Unfortunately, there’s no good ...
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Keither Kloor examines Brooke Borel’s controversial article criticizing Kevin Folta GMO parody site

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. How do journalists decide what ...
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Biotech advocates misjudged depth of distrust of corporations

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. What’s most puzzling to ...
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Biotech professor’s emails show no misconduct in battling anti-GMO propaganda, but Monsanto tie noted

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Michelle McGuire, a nutrition scientist at Washington State University in Pullman, was stunned when anti-GMO activists asked to read her ...

Cultural brokers—environmental groups, prominent journalists—shape public discourse on GMOs

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A Zurich-based think tank asks: “Who is influencing the way we think today? Whose ideas are determining ours?”  To answer that ...
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Food Babe conundrum: Responding to scare mongering while addressing legitimate fears

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We live in an age where lots of people have become suspicious of many things tagged by activists–and the media–as ...

Why reporters should confront an indefensible position on GMOs with scientific consensus

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I recently spoke at Cornell about the public GMO discourse–who has shaped it and how some commonly held perceptions have taken ...

MSNBC’s ‘Frankenjournalism’ on GM labeling

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When veteran health and environmental reporters dig into the GMO debate, they start showing people what all the most trustworthy ...
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Did Bill Nye, the anti-GMO guy, just flip? After visiting Monsanto? Stay tuned

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The 'Science Guy' has not yet announced how his views about GMOs have changed--he has been a skeptic for years--but ...

Conflicting principles: Are anti-GMO groups abusing public records transparency laws?

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A succession of stories in recent weeks involving scientists and open records requests have anguished many who cherish two ideals: academic ...
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Mimicking Climategate, anti-GMO activists fund legal attack on biotech academics

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US Right to Know, funded mostly by organic activists, is using the Freedom of Information Act to target scientists it ...
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Keith Kloor on Bill Maher, vaccines and GMOs: “Nobody makes liberals look like asses more than Maher”

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Bill Maher, the comedian and host of his own HBO show, is God’s gift to conservatives. Nobody makes liberals look ...

Why communicating the science risks of GMOs is so challenging

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The science of agricultural biotechnology is a proxy battleground for many people with political or cultural objections to GMOs, much in ...
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Rich and famous embrace Vandana Shiva, wealthy self-described savior of the poor

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Vandana Shiva, a global environmental icon and champion of peasant traditions, has been the guest of honor numerous times in ...
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National Academy of Sciences convenes panel to re-evaluate GMOs

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The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) is embarking on a comprehensive study of genetically engineered (GE) crops. It will examine the historic development of ...

On GMOs, Union of Concerned Scientists skips the science

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Several weeks ago, the Union of Concerned Scientists posted a hard-hitting rebuttal to a famous environmentalist, someone who is normally an ally ...
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