Rachel Smolker, Ph.D.

rachel150x150Co-director, Biofuelwatch

Rachel Smolker is a co-director of Biofuelwatch, and an organizer with Energy Justice Network. She has researched, written. and organized extensively on the impacts of biofuels and bioenergy on land use, forests, biodiversity, food, people’ and the climate. She also works with various coalitions including the Mobilization for Climate Justice, Climate Justice, Now and others opposing market-based solutions to climate change and other “false solutions.” Learn More

TUESDAY 3 March: Emergency Day of Action to STOP GE Trees!

At the Brazilian Embassy or Consulate near you! See below for list of US locations and how you can take part. Take action in solidarity with Brazilian social movements and organizations to stop the legalization of socially and ecologically… Read More

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ACTION ALERT: Tell the Dept of Energy NO GMO Trees for bioenergy!

Submit Comments to the Department of Energy before March 17th, 2015 Tell the Department of Energy: No Genetically Engineered Trees or Crops for Biofuels in the Southeast! The Department of Energy (DOE) has released a Programmatic draft Environmental Impact Statement… Read More

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300 scientists warn about safety of GMOs

Following GMO apple approval, consumer watchdog groups highlight need for accurate media coverage on GMO science, point to lack of scientific consensus on safety of GMOs WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the heels of USDA deregulation of the Arctic® apple — the… Read More

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