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    Default “Monsanto, Out of China!”

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    ISIS Report May 21, 2015


    On May 25 2013, anti-Monsanto demonstrations took place in 436 cities in 52 countries. With slogans such as “Either mankind will stop Monsanto, or Monsanto will stop mankind,” demonstrators called for the public to be aware of the dangers posed by GMO food. On May 24, 2014, the planet again witnessed anti-Monsanto demonstrations that involved 4 million people. This year, the global anti-Monsanto march will take place on May 23.

    Monsanto is a transnational agro-biotech company, widely known for producing GMO seeds. In 1996, the top three seed companies in the world – Monsanto, DuPont and Syngenta –already had 22 per cent of the global seed market. But by 2011, their combine share doubled, reaching 53.4 per cent. Monsanto alone had 26 per cent. A monopoly by corporations like Monsanto threatens the seed sovereignty of all countries, including China’s.

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    Default Re: “Monsanto, Out of China!”

    But I like this one better (please visit the link — it's beautiful!)

    今年全球“反孟山都”在5月23号行动 2013525日,全球52个国家436个城市同时举行了反孟山都游行;2014524日,全球再次爆发400万人反孟山都的游行。全球反对孟山 ,中国民众无法置之度外。2014年北京 市民起诉中国农业部,正是要求农业 公批准孟山都公司草甘膦除草农达入中国市安全证书所依据的有资质机构完成的毒理学动物试验报告。法院已通知原告,经该院合议庭 究,认为孟山都是此案利益相关方, 定追加孟山都为当事人。此案在中国 民众中已引发越来越多关注。“孟 山都滚出中国!”网站与“拯救绿色 盟”的建立,是中国民众不断觉醒、 孟山都等跨国农业巨头公司的认识不 断加深的结果,是一场民间自发行动 也是全球反 孟山都行动的一部分。如其网站所示 之所以反孟山都,是为了人类健康, 了永续发展,为了重塑我们的食物体 系!《孟山都滚出中国》网站:

    http://blog.sina.com.cn/s/blog_4bb17e9d0102vkk8.html
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    Default Re: “Monsanto, Out of China!”

    Folks, it's the same article you just read in the OP. I thought it would be fun to show the Chinese version with the breathtaking landscape at the top of the page.
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