Girl Planting seeds

Bill Gates Still Shilling for Bayer

In a compelling interview with France 24, Vandana Shiva, environmental activist and anti-globalization author, reveals the nefarious influence multinational corporations like Monsanto have on agriculture. Rather than helping farmers to grow their land, the corporation's chemicals and patented genetically engineered (GE) seeds force farmers to become dependent on them.  According to Shiva, when villages in India are able to save seeds and engage in organic agriculture, the wealth is maintained in the village instead of by corporations, and the local economy jumps tenfold. She also calls out Microsoft founder Bill Gates' "charitable endeavors," which she compares to the piracy of Christopher Columbus.  Read more....

 

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