Thursday, March 10

Zambia Spells GMO As GM-No!

For years, Zambia has been at the forefront of a controversy surrounding genetically-modified foods. The US has insisted repeatedly that the best way for the world to solve hunger problems is to import GM-foods and plant GM-crops. Nevertheless, Zambia has refused, essentially citing food security issues.

Sojourners recently published an articulate essay dissecting the political, economic, and ethical struggle to resist the imposition of GMO technology into Zambian agriculture.