By Marie-Monique Robin
Publish 12 months note: Ffirst released March 2008
The results of a extraordinary three-year-long research that took award-winning journalist and documentary filmmaker Marie-Monique Robin throughout 4 continents (North and South the United States, Europe, and Asia), The global in line with Monsanto tells the little-known but surprising tale of this agribusiness giant—the world’s prime manufacturer of GMOs (genetically changed organisms)—and how its new “green” face is not any much less malign than its PCB- and Agent Orange–soaked past.
Robin reviews that, following its lengthy background of producing detrimental chemical compounds and deadly herbicides, Monsanto is now advertising itself as a “life sciences” corporation, probably confident in regards to the virtues of sustainable improvement. in spite of the fact that, Monsanto now controls the vast majority of the yield of the world’s genetically transformed corn and soy—ingredients present in greater than ninety five percentage of yank households—and its alarming criminal and political strategies to keep up this monopoly are the topic of globally concern.
Released to nice acclaim and controversy in France, all through Europe, and in Latin the USA along the documentary movie of a similar identify, The international in keeping with Monsanto is bound to alter the way in which we expect approximately nutrition protection and the company keep an eye on of our nutrition offer.