Viewpoint: Glyphosate class action cases — Will the Supreme Court rein in California’s lax rules on junk science? – Genetic Literacy Project

One tactic California trial lawyers finessed is the use of questionable scientific evidence in trials, sometimes called “junk science.” Now, the state’s
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Viewpoint: Dissecting the misguided demonization of glyphosate, one of the world’s most effective and safest weedkillers – Genetic Literacy Project

Social media’s coverage of glyphosate has been on a par with that for the Covid vaccine – misunderstandings, mistruths and alarmist activist statements
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Viewpoint: European political opposition to genetically modified crops softens while US anti-glyphosate hysteria rages – Genetic Literacy Project

Unlike America, Europe has traditionally been highly cautious of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) – specifically, crops for animal feed and human
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Viewpoint: Politics — not science — driving Canadian policy decisions over glyphosate and other agricultural tools – Genetic Literacy Project

Ahead of a federal election call, three Canadian federal ministers called a halt to a process that would likely have yielded quick results on increasing
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2021/09/01/viewpoint-politics-not-science-driving-canadian-policy-decisions-over-glyphosate-and-other-agricultural-tools/

‘We have to be profitable’: French winegrowers protest costly glyphosate weedkiller restrictions | Genetic Literacy Project

Three hundred winegrowers gathered in Narbonne at the call of the winegrowers’ union and the FDSEA. They were protesting the implementation in 2021 of new
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/12/09/we-have-to-be-profitable-french-winegrowers-protest-costly-glyphosate-weedkiller-restrictions/

Viewpoint: Mexico’s ‘cut-off-your-nose-to-spite-your-face’ glyphosate ban — Why prohibiting one of the safest herbicides in the world will dramatically increase the use of a demonstrably more harmful alternative | Genetic Literacy Project

It appears that the proposed Mexican government plan to ban all genetically engineered corn and the widely used herbicide glyphosate (Roundup) will go into
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Glyphosate on trial: In an ‘unequal contest’ between science and emotion, can evidence overcome pesticide-cancer fears? | Genetic Literacy Project

Recently, I was asked to speak about the weedkiller glyphosate on Radio Colombia. As is often the case with media appearances, I didn’t know what to expect
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Glyphosate on trial: In an ‘unequal contest’ between science and emotion, can evidence overcome pesticide-cancer fears? | Genetic Literacy Project

Recently, I was asked to speak about the weedkiller glyphosate on Radio Colombia. As is often the case with media appearances, I didn’t know what to expect
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2021/03/16/glyphosate-on-trial-in-an-unequal-contest-between-evidence-and-emotion-can-evidence-overcome-pesticide-fears/

Glyphosate on trial: In an ‘unequal contest’ between science and emotion, can evidence overcome pesticide-cancer fears? | Genetic Literacy Project

Recently, I was asked to speak about the weedkiller glyphosate on Radio Colombia. As is often the case with media appearances, I didn’t know what to expect
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2021/03/16/glyphosate-on-trial-in-an-unequal-contest-between-evidence-and-emotion-can-evidence-overcome-pesticide-fears/