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Join bestselling author & filmmaker Jeffrey Smith as he brings you the latest need-to-know health and wellness news, while exposing cover-ups and spin by governments and corporations.
You'll learn practical strategies to protect and improve your own health, that of your family, and of our planet.
Jeffrey is the founder of the Institute for Responsible Technology and the leading consumer advocate promoting healthier non-GMO choices. For more than two decades, his research has exposed how biotech companies mislead policy makers and the public, and put the health of society and environment at risk.
And he’s interesting, funny and optimistic!
Notes for this week's Podcast
01:04: Jeffrey begins his address to the New Earth World Health Sovereignty Summit
01:30: Jeffrey talks about what first inspired him to begin his inquiry into the dangers of GMOs.
02:33: In 1999 Monsanto's stated goal as revealed by their consultant in a 1999 biotech conference in San Francisco; their stated goal was to genetically engineer 100 percent of all commercial seeds in the world and patent them.
03:51: The story of the Japanese chemical company called Showa Denko KK that released Genetically Modified L-Tryptophan which killed about 100 people in the 1980s.
05:52: The collusion between the FDA and Monsanto.
08:28 The story of Dr. Arpad Pusztai a researcher at the top nutritional research laboratory in the UK.
10:29: Jeffrey cites many examples of the haphazard and dangerous nature of GMO research.
13:03: The work of Dr. Michelle Perro.
15:30 The extraordinary results at Dr. Emily Linder’s clinic.
18:59: The Bt toxin insecticide and it’s association with Roundup and many diseases.
24:22: "There's a very tight correlation between autism in the United States and the spraying of glyphosate on GMO corn”
28:02: "The research done by Dr. Michael Skinner at the Skinner labs at the Washington State University; he studies epigenetic effects; how impacts on one generation can affect the next generation or the next generation.”
32:28 : "The GM corn may may have been causing an extremely high death rate and disease rate among people who were eating it three times a day.”
36:43: "Dr. Elaine Ingham told me that she was told by an EPA scientist about a study they did in secret; they genetically engineered bacteria and released it.”
45:18: "Imagine of a whole army of genetically engineered mosquitos carrying genetically engineered viruses and this is being developed by the United States Defense Department in their division called DARPA.”
47:35: "We're talking about completely transforming an ecosystem with organisms that carry a genetically engineered technique as part of their DNA.”
50:46: "Fortunately consumers have tremendous power; as I said the Institute for Responsible Technology has been pioneering behavior change messaging, exposing some of the health dangers you've already heard in this discussion, causing a demand for non-GMO food, causing a change in the ingredients used by even the major food companies in the United States.”
51:51: "We have thousands of companies and labs seeking to genetically engineer virtually anything with DNA to commercialize their products for commercial purposes.”
53:36: “We need to slow down certain technologies keep them in the lab prevent them from being introduced outdoors prevent them from being used in the food supply and at the Institute for Responsible Technology we are working towards that goal."