NOTE: Who could disagree with Monsanto when it tells us: “You have the right to know what you eat” and “We believe that products that come from biotechnology… should to be labeled.” And afterall, if Monsanto is genuinely proud of its products why wouldn’t it want them to be labelled?
EXTRACT: “To highlight the many reasons that genetically engineered foods should be labeled coalition members also revealed a quote from a 1998 advertising campaign run by Monsanto in France after the EU instituted mandatory labeling of genetically engineered food. The quote read: ‘You have the right to know what you eat, especially when it’s better…After several months of debate, Europe has just adopted a new law for the labeling of food that comes from genetically engineered plants…We believe that products that come from biotechnology are better and that they should to be labeled.'”
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