Tests conducted by Consumer Reports found Genetically Modified Organisms in nearly all packaged foods tested - including those labeled "natural'. There is currently no mandate for proof that GMOs are safe for human consumption.
Half of all HFCS samples tested contained mercury, a highly toxic substance. It was found in about a third of 55 popular brand-name food and beverage products in which HFCS is listed as one of the top two ingredients.
In 2009, President Obama appointed former Monsanto VP for Public Policy, Michael Taylor, as a senior adviser for the FDA. This position includes ensuring food labels contain clear and accurate information and planning new food safety legislation.
Test found that offspring of female rats who had been fed Genetically Modified soy had a death rate of 50% within three weeks of birth. The death rate of infant rats whose mothers had eaten non-GMO soy was 10%.
Since 1995 the US government has handed out nearly $17 billion in agriculture subsidies that went directly to junk food ingredients such as high fructose corn syrup at a time when 1 in 3 kids are overweight or obese.
A new microscopic pathogen has been found in mothers who had recently miscarried. This pathogen is linked to Monsanto’s Roundup Ready soybeans and corn; suggesting that it was ingested by the mother via these food.