A Thousand Angry Women Say No to Genetically Engineered Trees

In a piece published on the Huffington Post, Dr. Rachel Smolker, co-director of Biofuelwatch, and Anne Petermann, coordinator of the Campaign STOP GE Trees, review the actions of the Brazilian Landless Workers Movement (or MST) last month, where 1,000 MST women… Read More

Not Just GE Trees in Brazil, but GMO 2,4 D-resistant crops too

From our friends at GM Watch.  Yes, its true, at the same time that Brazil’s “biosafety” commission CTNBio approved the disaster of GE eucalyptus trees, they approved 2,4 D resistant soy and cotton.  Remember 2,4 D?  The active… Read More

Brazil govt approves GMO eucalyptus trees: Groups denounce illegal decision

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GMO Trees Approved in Brazil in Violation of National Law and International Protocols Common Sense & Precaution Ignored Montevideo, UY and New York, US (9 April 2015) – Today the Brazilian Technical Commission on Biosafety (CTNBio) formally approved… Read More

Interview with the journalist who caught Patrick Moore with his pants down

As we gear up to counter industry’s misinformation campaign about genetically engineered trees (GE trees) and get the truth out about their destructive and dangerous nature, industry mouthpiece Patrick Moore handed us this gift – utterly discrediting himself for the… Read More

Growing Movement Against GMO Trees Protests Globally at Brazilian Embassies and Consulates For the Second Week

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Concerned citizens demonstrated at Brazilian consulates and embassies located around the world this week, as part of a second week of global protests demanding that the Brazilian government reject an industry request to commercialize genetically engineered (GE) eucalyptus… Read More

Report Backs from the Global Days of Action Against GE Trees

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Here are reports from all the amazing protests happening all over the world (with more to come!!). Show your solidarity with those fighting GE trees in Brazil! Sign the petition and tell the Brazilian Biosafety Commission to REJECT GE trees…. Read More

Letter to the Nat’l Academy of Sciences: Stop the GE Trees Bias

This letter was sent by the undersigned organizations to the National Academy of Sciences on 26 March 2015 regarding a GE trees webinar they are hosting on 27 March 2015. You can submit your own comments, or those… Read More

Keep the Pressure on Brazil! No GE Trees!

On  5 March, the Brazilian Biosafety Commission (CTNBio) was scheduled to decide whether to approve the commercial release of GE trees developed by FuturaGene. This meeting was cancelled after it was disrupted by activists, and after FuturaGene’s operations were taken over… Read More

W.H.O. adds Roundup main ingredient to ‘probable’ carcinogen list

The World Health Organization has just promoted the Monsanto creation, the pesticide glyphosate – main ingredient to Roundup with a wealth of evidence already for its health damaging effects – to its ‘probable’ cancer-causing list. The highest category is… Read More

We still need your help to keep pressure on Brazil’s CTNBio! Sign the Petition! More to come!

SIGN THE NEW PETITION: TELL BRAZIL (AGAIN) TO REJECT GE TREES! On Thursday 5 March, the Brazilian Biosafety Commission (CTNBio) was scheduled to decide whether to approve the commercial release of GE trees developed by FuturaGene. This meeting was cancelled after… Read More