On Friday 20 March, the World Health Organisation stated that the world's most widely-used weed killer can "probably" cause cancer. The WHO’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) said that glyphosate was "classified as probably carcinogenic to humans."Be sure to watch the hilarious interview on French TV with Patrick Moore who is an advocate of GM golden rice.
Glyphosate is the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide.
—Frances Moore Lappé, excerpt from Time for Progressives to Grow Up