Fighting for Our Lives: We MUST Regain Our Food Democracy

Monsanto and more than 600 other multinational corporations and industry front groups are working hand in glove with the Obama administration to draft secret global trade agreements that will undermine the democratic rule of law and place our legal protections in the hands of shady corporate lobbyists.

TPP_TAFTA_GMPA-1Even worse, a biotech and pesticide industry lobbyist that once represented Monsanto, DuPont, Syngenta and other biotech giants is working as the Chief Agricultural Negotiator for the U.S. government.

Right now groups from across the globe, such as Public Citizen and Expose the TTP, are working to halt the fast-track approval of the TPP and similar trade agreements that would impose punishing restrictions on local democracy, giving multinational corporations like Monsanto and the biotech industry the unprecedented right to demand taxpayer compensation for policies that corporations deem a barrier to their profits – like GMO labeling and bans on these crops at the national, state or local level.

Join Food Democracy Now! in halting the approval to the Global Monsanto Protection Act.

To find out more about the March Against Monsanto, go to their website or follow Occupy Monsanto for events as they unfold throughout this historic day as we march to regain our food democracy.

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing. – Edmund Burke

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