[SIZE=22pt]The GMO Deception[/SIZE] [SIZE=14pt]What You Need to Know about the Food, Corporations, [/SIZE] [SIZE=14pt]and Government Agencies Putting Our Families and Our Environment at Risk[/SIZE] [SIZE=16pt]Edited by Sheldon Krimsky and Jeremy Gruber[/SIZE] [SIZE=16pt]Foreword by Ralph Nader[/SIZE] [SIZE=small]â€œIf you do not understand why there is so much opposition to GMOs, nationally and internationally, this book is the place to start.â€ -Marion Nestle, professor of nutrition, food studies, and public health at New York University and author of Eat Drink Vote: An Illustrated Guide to Food Politics[/SIZE] [SIZE=small]â€œThis eye-opening collection of essays by numerous experts lays bare what global corporations like Monsanto are attempting to foist upon us, as well as how activists around the world are fighting back to preserve our children's future.â€ -Dick Russell, environmental author[/SIZE] [SIZE=small]â€œThe GMO Deception is the most comprehensive resource covering all areas of this complex topic.â€[/SIZE] [SIZE=small]-Ken Roseboro, editor and publisher, The Organic & Non-GMO Report[/SIZE] [SIZE=12pt]With media buzzwords like â€œnon-GMO,â€ â€œbiotechnology,â€ and â€œgenetic integrityâ€ being thrown around, the complexities of the GMO debate can be hard to swallow. Whether it's the issue surrounding the labeling of genetically modified food, the march against Monsanto, or the Right to Know movement, the Council for Responsible Genetics, a premiere biotechnology watchdog group, wants to shed light on this divisive issue. The GMO Deception: What You Need to Know about the Food, Corporations, and Government Agencies Putting Our Families and Our Environment at Risk (Skyhorse Publishing, June 2014) is a comprehensive, easily digestible look at the social, political, and ethical implications of genetically modified food. [/SIZE] [SIZE=12pt]Edited by Sheldon Krimsky and Jeremy Gruber, with a foreword by Ralph Nader, The GMO Deception gives voice to some of the world's most distinguished scientists, science writers, and public health advocates, including Michael Hansen, Vandana Shiva, Frances Moore LappÃ©, Bill Freese, John Fagan, Michael Antoniou, Claire Robinson, Philip Bereano and Doug Gurian-Sherman, among others. Together, their essays address the GMO debate and answer important questions like:[/SIZE] [SIZE=12pt]Are GM foods safe and healthy for us?[/SIZE] [SIZE=12pt]Who really controls the power structure of food production?[/SIZE] [SIZE=12pt]Why is it so difficult to get GM foods labeled in the US?[/SIZE] [SIZE=12pt]What kinds of regulations and policies do we need?[/SIZE] [SIZE=12pt]Should animals be genetically modified for food?[/SIZE] [SIZE=12pt]We can't afford to be in the dark about how genetically modified food affects our health, our environment, and our dinner table. From â€œWhy GM Crops Will Not Feed the Worldâ€ to â€œThe Biopiracy of Wild Rice,â€ every facet of the debate is explored. The GMO Deception presents a broad, immersive portrait of an issue that's not going away. [/SIZE] Source.