[permaculture] Ruthless Power and Deleterious Politics: From DDT to Roundup
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[SANET-MG] Ruthless Power and Deleterious Politics: From DDT to Roundup
Dear Friends and Colleagues
Published today (Friday 17th July) on Independent Science News:
Title: Ruthless Power and Deleterious Politics: From DDT to Roundup
by Evaggelos Vallianatos
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Evaggelos Vallianatos, Ph.D., is a former EPA analyst. He is the author of
hundreds of articles and several books, including “Poison Spring: The
Secret History of Pollution and the EPA” (with McKay Jenkins, Bloomsbury
Synopsis: The modern controversy over Roundup (glyphosate) and the
documentation of its effects on humans, animals and soils, has much in
common with that over DDT fifty years ago. In particular, it recapitulates
attempts to sideline critics and the ongoing delusion of control of the
natural world that informs modern agricultural practices.
The author, Evaggelos Vallianatos, is a former EPA analyst.
Please enjoy and share.
Jonathan Latham, PhD
The Bioscience Resource Project
Ithaca, NY 14850 USA
jrlatham at bioscienceresource.org
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