Monsanto

Sorry Monsanto: Organic Food Smashed Records Last Year With Over $35 Billion In Sales

Sorry Monsanto: Organic Food Smashed Records Last Year With Over $35 Billion In Sales

In recent months, we have been reporting on the shift that is occurring in mainstream food markets, with junk-food falling out of favor, and consumers seeking more health-conscious alternatives. Last week, it was reported that organic food market Whole Foods surpassed its quarterly earning projections, pulling in a record $4.67 billion in revenue. While it […]

Study Suggests Monsanto Responsible For Monarch Butterfly Endangerment

Study Suggests Monsanto Responsible For Monarch Butterfly Endangerment

For years, environmental experts have been warning about the steady decline of monarch butterfly populations. The causes of this decline have been largely speculation until recently, but a new report suggests that Monsanto’s herbicide Roundup Ready could be responsible. The report was recently released by US environment watchdog Center for Food Safety, and sheds new […]

Breyers Ice Cream Will Stop Using Monsanto Hormone In Their Products

Breyers Ice Cream Will Stop Using Monsanto Hormone In Their Products

World-famous ice cream producer Breyers has recently announced that they have decided to stop using milk from cows that have been treated with Monsanto’s artificial growth hormone rBST. Breyers has promised that from now on they will only be purchasing vanilla that is certified by the Rainforest Alliance, an independent food watch-dog group that monitors […]

96% Of Monsanto Shareholders Don’t Want GMOs To Be Labeled

96% Of Monsanto Shareholders Don’t Want GMOs To Be Labeled

At a recent Monsanto shareholder meeting at its headquarters in St. Louis, shareholders showed an overwhelming opposition to the possibility of GMO labeling. According to Reuters, 96% of shareholders at the meeting voted against a proposal that would willingly label their products. On another proposal to research the cost of GMO cross-contamination with non-GMO and organic […]

And The Award For Most Evil Company 2014 Goes To….Yes, You Guessed It

And The Award For Most Evil Company 2014 Goes To….Yes, You Guessed It

Members of campaign group SumOfUs have voted Monsanto as the most evil company in the world 2014, which shouldn’t come as any surprise to regular readers of True Activist.  It seems like Monsanto have been working hard to keep hold of this title for the past few years since first awarded it by readers of various magazines such […]

Chuck Norris Roundhouse Kicked Monsanto! This Is What He Had To Say.

Chuck Norris Roundhouse Kicked Monsanto! This Is What He Had To Say.

Celebrity Chuck Norris recently published a column which called attention to the environmental impact that is caused by RoundUp, one of Monsanto’s best selling products. Monsanto has a very nasty history, before they were in the food industry they primarily dealt with chemicals. Since the beginning of the 20th century they were responsible for the […]

What Everyone Should Know About The New European-American Trade Agreement

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a bilateral ‘free trade’ agreement currently under secret negotiation by the EU, USA and powerful industry lobbies. Very few Europeans have heard of this deal, which will change the face of Europe forever. They say the deal will create jobs and boost the economy, but after seven years of […]