Why Is Cornell University Hosting a GMO Propaganda Campaign?

Cornell, one of the world’s leading academic institutions, has abandoned scientific objectivity, writes Stacy Malkan – and instead made itself a global hub for the promotion of GM crops and food. Working with selected journalists and industry-supported academics, Cornell’s so-called ‘Alliance for Science’ is an aggressive propaganda tool for corporate biotech and agribusiness. The founders … More Why Is Cornell University Hosting a GMO Propaganda Campaign?

Did Saudis Get Duped Into Executing Cleric Nimr, or Do They Want Intifada?

TEHRAN (FNA)– Pondering Riyadh’s decision to execute prominent Shia cleric Nimr al-Nimr, which resulted in a political and diplomatic firestorm threatening to burn out of control, Syrian journalist Abbas Juma wonders whether the Saudis could have been duped into such a reckless move, whose consequences could include the collapse of the kingdom. On January 2, … More Did Saudis Get Duped Into Executing Cleric Nimr, or Do They Want Intifada?