Tuesday, September 15, 2015

CA farmers’ group launches new organic, non-GMO label to help inform consumers kept in the dark by US government

by: L.J. Devon

(NaturalNews) Almost every single lawmaker in Congress is bought off by some powerful interest. Most bureaucrats working for government protection agencies (FDA, CDC, and EPA) are only serving their masters: the corporations. Big money is a very convincing force and it dictates many of the policies in the U.S. The government has become a tool of force, giving industries more power over the people. As this corrupt system overtakes, the American public is easily misled by propaganda, forced into the unknowing, with their lives put in danger.

For example, US Representative Mike Pompeo (R-Kansas) has introduced legislation to block any federal or state action requiring companies to label foods made with genetically engineered ingredients. This legislation, known as the DARK Act (Deny Americans the Right to Know) would block transparency, allowing companies to disguise genetically engineered ingredients in their products.

U.S. government is being used to prohibit the public from knowing what’s in their food

Most of the American people want to know what they are eating, and some states, including Maine and Connecticut, have drafted bills that would require food companies to label genetically modified ingredients. The DARK Act would stop this new wave of transparency, ultimately leaving the public in the dark. No one would know if they were eating foods sprayed with chemical pesticides or crops that were engineered to create their own synthetic pesticide.

Read more http://investmentwatchblog.com/ca-farmers-group-launches-new-organic-non-gmo-label-to-help-inform-consumers-kept-in-the-dark-by-us-government/