Monthly Archives: April 2003

Enron, Malaria and the Public Interest

Dennis Avery Some Enron executives have already gone to jail, and more probably will. They defrauded the public; and, in some cases their own company, with their high-flying stock manipulations. We have the Securities Exchange Commission, anti-trust laws and accounting … Continue reading

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Animal Feeding Studies Confirm Safety of Biotech Crops

Dennis Avery Birds, animals, and fish were recently fed genetically enhanced crops in more than 40 tests conducted around the world with no evidence of biotech genes being transferred to the creatures that ate the biotech crops. The tests included … Continue reading

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Does Eating an Organic Food Diet Increase One’s Health and Spirituality? NO

Dennis Avery According to organic advocates, eating organic food seems to offer many of the benefits of a religion: It gives a sense of spiritual oneness with all creation. It offers the food shopper a thankfully expensive forgiveness for humanity’s … Continue reading

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Can Organic Produce Reduce Children’s Pesticide Levels?

Dennis Avery Can giving your kids organic fruits and vegetables lower their cancer risks? A recent, widely reported study from the University of Washington says parents could lower the level of organophosphate pesticides in their children’s bodies by five-sixths if … Continue reading

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New Dad Not Sure About Safety of Conventional Milk

Dennis Avery A new father, worried about the safety of milk for his baby’s future, writes: “What about antibiotics in our milk and chicken? Are we really getting an overdose causing a nullifying effect when we actually need them? How … Continue reading

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After Twelve Years, An Effort to End Hunger in Iraq

Dennis Avery Most of Iraq’s women and children have suffered from the bone-stunting hunger and malnutrition for the last 12 years, but at last somebody is doing something to get them adequate food: Not Saddam’s government, not the UN, not … Continue reading

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