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Trump Continues Practice of Nominating Industry Insiders

In early March, President Donald Trump nominated Peter C. Wright to be the assistant administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Land...

European Scientists Split Over Glyphosate Cancer Claims

European Union scientists are facing off over a World Health Organization study which indicated the popular herbicide glyphosate was "probably carcinogenic" to humans. The head...

Lawmakers Attempt to Add ‘Monsanto Rider’ to Government Budget Bill

Critics of a food labeling bill recently passed by the House fear that it could be added as a last-minute provision to the looming federal...

EPA Reverses Approval of Controversial Herbicide

Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency decided to reverse their approval of Dow Chemical's Enlist Duo which contains the herbicides 2,4-D and glyphosate. The EPA...

EPA Proposes Ban on Common Pesticide

Last Friday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced new proposal which would ban the use of chlorpyrifos on citrus fruits, almonds and other crops. Chlorpyrifos...

USDA Approves New Monsanto Corn

Last Friday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture approved a new genetically modified type of corn produced by Monsanto Company. The announcement comes from the USDA's Animal...

Monsanto Asks California to Halt Plan Listing Glyphosate as Cancer Cause

Monsanto Company is fighting back against California's recent decision to list glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto's popular herbicide RoundUp, as a cancer-causing chemical. In...

Monsanto Facing Wave of Lawsuits After WHO Cancer Study

Monsanto Company, one of the world's leading Agri-chemical companies, has had a difficult year regarding public relations. Not only has Monsanto been the focus of...

Monsanto Seeks Third-Party Review of Cancer Claims

In March of this year TruthInMedia reported that the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) published a report in The Lancet Oncology detailing evaluations of...

EPA Will Study Effect of Glyphosate on Endangered Species

As part of a settlement with the Center for Biological Diversity, the Environmental Protection Agency will be forced to study the impacts of the...

Another Popular Herbicide Ingredient ‘Possibly Causes Cancer’

The World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) has found another popular herbicide "possibly" causes cancer in humans. The weed killer 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic...

Activists Prepare for 4th Global March Against Monsanto

For the fourth time since 2013, the March Against Monsanto will take place in cities around the world. On May 23, 2015, concerned activists, urban...

UPDATE: Environmental Protection Agency May Begin Testing Food For Glyphosate Residue

Following a recent study which found the popular herbicide Glyphosate  'probably' causes cancer, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has stated they may begin testing food...

World Health Organization: Monsanto’s RoundUp ‘Probably’ Causes Cancer

The cancer research agency of the World Health Organization has stated the world's most popular herbicide "probably" causes cancer in humans, as well DNA and...

Food Activists Concerned: Monsanto acquires “big data” company Climate Corporation

On Wednesday, Monsanto announced its plan to purchase the climate data company, Climate Corporation.  The controversial biotech giant claims that this will help the...

Oregon passes the “Monsanto Protection Act”

This week, Oregon passed SB 633, known by many as the Monsanto Protection Act, in a special legislative session. The act would prevent local governments...

Is Monsanto America’s Best Example of Crony Capitalism?

Transcript: It is a name that Americans are hearing more and more, Monsanto. An agriculture company that has become connected to the term GMO’s. So what...