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"Guns & Butter" investigates the relationships among capitalism, militarism and politics. Maintaining a radical perspective in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks, "Guns & Butter: The Economics of Politics" reports on who wins and who loses when the economic resources of civil society are diverted toward global corporatization, war, and the furtherance of a national security state.
Produced and hosted by Bonnie Faulkner.
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Guns and Butter - "Health Risks of Genetically Engineered Food" - October 27, 2010 at 1:00pm
Jeffrey Smith is author of Seeds of Deception, exposing industry and government lies about the safety of the genetically engineered foods we are eating. Seeds of Deception reveals how industry manipulation and political collusion, not sound science, allowed dangerously genetically engineered food...
Guns and Butter - "Monsanto Corporation and Genetic Modification, Part Two" - October 20, 2010 at 1:00pm
Continuation of discussion with Percy Schmeiser on antibiotic resistance marker genes; contamination as a way to get regulatory approval; adverse human health effects of GMOs; hybridization versus genetic modification; virus and bacteria vectors; terminator and suicide genes; crossing species...
Guns and Butter - Monsanto Corporation and Genetic Modification - October 13, 2010 at 1:00pm
with Percy Schmeiser. Percy Schmeiser is a farmer and seed developer form Bruno, Saskatchewan, Canada, whose canola fields were contaminated with Monsanto's Round-Up Ready Canola. Percy and Louise Schmeiser have farmed for close to sixty years. Almost on the verge of retirement, they decided to...