Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Zombie Cancer Rats Spread Fear

It is the zombie of the food activist world.  It is really sad that images from a poorly constructed, massively criticized, non-reproduced claim connecting rats with tumors to GE crops continues to serve as their best argument against technology.

This image was taken by Dr. Prakash at the World Food Prize yesterday.  

Don't forget to show the control!  He get's tumors too. 

Just like the activists that frighten parents from vaccines, these well-fed protesters seek to disable tools that help the American farmer and provide needed technology to the Developing World. 

And the retracted paper that nobody repeated or believes, continues to influence the social acceptance of good technology.

I wrote about this in depth in a recent Medium piece