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Sceptical Doctoring vs Doctoring Data
Review of Doctoring Data by Malcolm Kendrick. Columbus Publishing, Caldicot, Monmouthshire, UK. ISBN 978-1-907797-46-0
Prof Peter Saunders, 6th July 2015

Statins: Flawed Studies, False Advertising and Lack of Transparency
The efficacy of statins was hyped and serious side effects under-reported in sponsored studies both flawed and totally lacking transparency
Dr Paul J Rosch, 1st July 2015

Restricting Dietary Fat and Saturated Fat, a History of Infamy
A scandalous history of scientists for hire, revolving door between food industry and regulators, not-for-profit NGOs hungry for funding, plain bad science, and fake TV commercials; sounds familiar by now?
Dr Paul J Rosch, 29th June 2015

The ‘Deadly Dangers of Saturated Fat’ & the ‘Superlative Safety of Statins’
Although these myths were thoroughly discredited recently, it is important to know how they originated and why they have persisted despite lack of proof and abundant evidence to the contrary
Dr Paul J Rosch, 24th June 2015

Genetically Modifying Genes and Scientific Evidence
Prof. Peter Saunders reviews 'Altered Genes, Twisted Truth', by Lawyer Steven M. Druker; a book in which the many saftey claims made by advocates of genetic engineering are shown to be false - exactly as if in the courtroom
ISIS, 22nd June 2015

China's Transgenic Phytase Maize neither Necessary nor Safe
China's transgenic maize with high phytase to make phosphate available has had its bio-safety certificate renewed without requisite molecular characterization and supporting safety data; it is a poor strategy for overcoming phosphorus scarcity, and has the potential to cause serious harm to health and the environment
Dr Mae-Wan Ho, 17th June 2015

China's Ministry of Agriculture Accused of Colluding with Monsanto over Glyphosate and GMOs
China's Ministry of Agriculture accused of allowing Monsanto’s glyphosate-tolerant soybean and maize to flood the Chinese market without safety tests, condoning deception, faked samples, and fabricated safety test report; Chinese citizens are demanding a shakeup of the Ministry
Dr Mae-Wan Ho, 15th June 2015

Fallout from WHO Classification of Glyphosate as Probable Carcinogen
Campaigns to ban and phase out the chemical across the world intensify with major successes
Dr Eva Sirinathsinghji, 10th June 2015

Independent Scientists Manifesto on Glyphosate
More than 80 scientists worldwide are calling on governments at all levels to ban the spraying of glyphosate herbicides, based on overwhelming evidence of harm from scientific studies and witness testimonies compiled by the group
ISIS, 8th June 2015

How Grain Self-Sufficiency, Massive GM Soybean Imports and Glyphosate Exports Led China to Devastate People and Planet
China owns 70 % of world’s production capacity for glyphosate, more than 80% exported, mainly to USA, Brazil and Argentina, countries that have greatly expanded GM soybean production for export to China; excessive glyphosate spraying has sickened people and wildlife in GM soybean producing countries while a billion Chinese people are poisoned with toxic soybeans
Dr Mae-Wan Ho, 3rd June 2015

Roundup Listed Carcinogen by Danish Authority
WHO report links glyphosate specifically to non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a disease on the increase in Denmark; eminent professor of environmental medicine calls on people to ban glyphosate from homes, but falls shy of a total ban in the country
Dr Mae-Wan Ho, 1st June 2015

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Independent Scientists Manifesto on Glyphosate

Independent Scientists Manifesto on Glyphosate

Calling on governments at all levels to ban glyphosate spraying based on comprehensive evidence of harm compiled Add your name now and forward widely to your local government representatives


Ban GMOs Now

Ban GMOs Now

The most complete and up-to-date summary of the dangers of GM agriculture in 52 pages. Further details of this report are available here

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Ban GMOs Now

Announcing a new report from ISIS

There is definitely no scientific consensus on the safety of GMOs. On the contrary, there is overwhelming evidence on risks to health and the environment from a growing consensus of independent scientists and farmers, read it here!

Ban GMOs Now

Contents

Preface
Executive Summary
1. Double Jeopardy of Glyphosate & Glyphosate Tolerant Crops
2. Bt Crops Failing & Harming Health and the Environment
3. New Genetics & Hazards of GMOs
4. References

The most complete and up-to-date summary of the dangers of GM agriculture in 52 pages. Further details of this report are available here http://www.i-sis.org.uk/Ban_GMOs_Now_-_Special_ISIS_Report.php

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