Issues / Food & Farm
Under the guise of developing 'climate-ready' crops, the world's largest seed and agrochemical corporations are pressuring governments to allow what could become the broadest and most dangerous patent claims in intellectual property history.
This Halloween, try to ensure that your chocolate isn't tainted.
Labor Day doesn't have to be about barbecues.
Agribusiness, an industry that found a way to profit during the Vietnam War, is emerging as a beneficiary of U.S. post-conflict policies in the Middle East as well.
The Obama administration's rhetoric on drug policy has changed dramatically. But has the policy changed to fit the rhetoric?
Development experts are about to give Haiti the same disastrous prescription for reform. But Haitians could still build a very different post-earthquake society.
The food crisis is still with us in the form of impoverished farmers and impoverished analysis.
With the food crisis still a fresh memory, land-poor countries are staking huge claims to arable land in the Global South.
The latest pandemic scare seems to be easing. It's time to get the big picture on prevention right.
This revolution will be patented.