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Essays by André Leu and Ronnie Cummins

October 26, 2015
Organic Consumers Association
by André Leu and Ronnie Cummins

Just about every corporation, including Monsanto, now calls itsel "sustainable. What does that mean?

On October 26 (2015), the paywalled site PoliticoPro reported that the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture wants “farmers and agricultural interests to come up with a single definition of sustainability in order to avoid confusing the public with various meanings of the term in food and production methods.”
We agree with Secretary Tom Vilsack that the word “sustainability” is meaningless to consumers and the public. It’s overused, misused and it has been shamelessly co-opted by Read more