It’s amazing to me to see a single corporation(Monsanto) get its very own, protective federal law passed. This new law gives agribusiness a way to bypass future judicial rulings.
The video above is taken from an interview with Vandana Shiva, PhD. by Laura Flanders on Grit TV, made in 2011. In it, Shiva says that, “People should see that corporations have abandoned them long ago.”
“How the Monsanto Protection Act snuck into law”as, “A provision that protects the biotech giant from litigation passed Congress without many members knowing about it,” Natasha Lennard for Salon dot com writes.
Connor Adams Sheets also covered the new law for the International Business Times in a piece about the” 5 terrifying things to know about the HR 933 Provision.”[Click to read]