Stories by Katherine Paul

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Posted on: Apr 24, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Judges at The Hague called on international lawmakers to hold corporations like Monsanto accountable.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Two new reports issue scathing indictments of U.S. and global regulatory systems in collusion with chemical companies.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Sonny Perdue has troubling ties to Big Ag and Big Food.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trump has surrounded himself with pro-corporate advisers who would endanger public health, animals and the environment.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Congress should allocate funding to support regenerative agriculture instead.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A scary future for farmers around the world.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Until now for the most part, Monsanto has been able to poison with impunity.

Posted on: May 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A probable human carcinogen is found in far too many foods.

Posted on: May 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The National Academies of Science produced a 400-page report full of equivocations and recommendations they know will be ignored.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Vermont's mandatory GMO labeling law is set to take place July 1—unless an amendment blocks it.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Fear-mongering manufacturers of drugs used on factory farms are animal abusers and a massive threat to public health.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Monsanto claims food manufacturers will pass the cost of mandatory GMO labeling on to consumers. Campbell's says otherwise.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The U.S. — a primary driver of the climate crisis — still isn't on board with this historic climate agreement.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Research shows that glyphosate, the main ingredient in the pesticide Roundup, can damage DNA, disrupt development and cause morbidity, even at normal levels of use.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Thousands of emails reveal how the biotech giant enlisted public university academics to prop up their massive PR machine.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Burt's Bees is a member of a corporate alliance that includes Bayer, Monsanto and Syngenta, three of the world's biggest bee-killers.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The USDA wants to stockpile vaccines. But a better, healthier solution focuses more on prevention and less on a cure.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

If passed, a new bill will only escalate the assault on our health, and the health of Planet Earth.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Here is some recent documentation on the dangers of GMOs and Big Ag’s toxic chemicals.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Meanwhile, a growing number of cities and states are turning to the courts for help.