If information about our food needs to be concealed from the public domain, then something has gone seriously wrong with the food industry.
“The US Department of State is selling seeds instead of democracy. This report provides a chilling snapshot of how a handful of giant biotechnology companies are unduly influencing US foreign policy and undermining our diplomatic efforts to promote security, international development and transparency worldwide. This report is a call to action for Americans because public policy should not be for sale to the highest bidder.” – Wenonah Hauter, Food & Water Watch Executive (source)
Phi Beta Iota: The US Government has lost its integrity (and lacks intelligence) across the board. Electoral reform must precede strategic, policy, acquisition, and operations reform.