Stories by Katherine Paul

Katherine Paul is director of development and communications at the Organic Consumers Association. subscribe to Katherine Paul's feed

Posted on: Jan 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The threats to sue states are clearly intended to strike fear in the hearts of those lawmakers genuinely concerned about spending tax dollars on costly court battles.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Biotech is back promoting 'Golden Rice' as a nutritional saviour — but 13 years after they started, there's little evidence it will help children of the developing world.

Posted on: Aug 29, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Coke has rolled out an ad campaign, disguised as public service announcements. Here's what you should know.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2013, Source: AlterNet

New research is showing some troubling information about animals on the receiving end of industrial agriculture’s big GMO experiment.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Polls show it will take a lot more than new public relations tricks to convince consumers.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2013, Source: AlterNet

You could soon be eating imported seafood, beef or chicken products that don’t meet even basic U.S. food safety standards.

Posted on: Apr 17, 2013, Source: AlterNet

We hate to upset the biotech apple cart, but a pesticide-intensive GMO apple, produced through a possibly risky manipulation of RNA, doesn’t deserve a place on our grocery shelves.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The battle for food sovereignty is a battle we cannot afford to lose.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2013, Source: AlterNet

While the grocery chain has good news, let’s take a look at what led up to the announcement, and where the plan falls short.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2013, Source: AlterNet

How long are we going to let Monsanto bully farmers and politicians into controlling the very source of life on earth?

Posted on: Feb 13, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Is Lynas just a slick self-promoter willing to say anything for attention? Or did he sell his soul to the biotech industry?

Posted on: Jan 24, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Three states are the latest states to introduce Ag-Gag laws and lawmakers in 10 other states introduced similar bills in 2011-2012.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

America's most popular TV doctor seems to have forgotten his own words that organic food is "worth the investment" and is instead trashing organics.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Prop 37 has exposed the dark side of Big Ag and Big Food, and their desperation to keep U.S. consumers in the dark about whether or not our food has been genetically engineered.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Monsanto and the rest of the Biotech and Big Food gang have been pounding the California airwaves with nearly $36 million worth of boldface lies and twisted truths.