Food Discussion : The real reason Americans are worried about GMOs is actually a way bigger problem

Clyde C Coger Jr

going above and beyond
PREMIUM MEMBER
Nov 17, 2006
57,833
11,814
www.amazon.com
Occupation
Speaker/Teacher/Author
In the Spirit of Awareness,


The real reason Americans are worried about GMOs is actually a way bigger problem





... A new Pew Research Center survey gets a bit closer to an answer.

As it turns out, two-thirds of the Americans they interviewed think scientists themselves don't fully understand all of the ways GMOs could affect health. And those people who think scientists don’t understand GMOs are also the ones who are concerned for their safety when eating genetically modified food.

For their part, however, the scientists don't seem to agree: ...




http://finance.yahoo.com/news/most-americans-worry-gmos-think-145400571.html

...


 

Clyde C Coger Jr

going above and beyond
PREMIUM MEMBER
Nov 17, 2006
57,833
11,814
www.amazon.com
Occupation
Speaker/Teacher/Author
...



Why People Oppose GMOs Even Though Science Says They Are Safe

Intuition can encourage opinions that are contrary to the facts



... To be sure, some concerns, such as herbicide resistance in weeds and the involvement of multinationals, are not without basis, but they are not specific to GMOs. Hence, another question we need to answer is why these arguments become more salient in the context of GMOs ...


In the context of opposition to GMOs, genetic modification is deemed “unnatural” and biotechnologists are accused of “playing God”. The popular term “Frankenfood” captures what is at stake: by going against the will of nature in an act of hubris, we are bound to bring enormous disaster upon ourselves. Credit: ImageSource.com (MARS)



http://www.scientificamerican.com/a...en-though-science-says-they-are-safe/?ref=yfp



...


 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
S African American History Culture : The Real Reason Slavery Ended - The Gullah Wars African American History Culture 1
S Black People : The Real Reason Slavery Ended - The Gullah Wars Black People Open Forum 1
Clyde C Coger Jr Computers - Software Hardware : People Shocked At The Real Reason Behind Slow Computers… Science and Technology 0
RAPTOR Black People : The real reason Holistic Doctors are being killed and vanishing? Black People Open Forum 6
Orisons Black People Politics : Do YOU KNOW the real reason Nelson Mandela was freed? Black People Politics 138
MsInterpret Health and Wellness : The REAL Reason You Need to do Kegels Black Health and Wellness 8
S Somalia : The real reason why Somalians kill! Somalia 2
H Black Spirituality Religion : What is/was the real reason behind the Catholic Atrocities Black Spirituality / Religion - General Discussion 1
S Black Relationships : What Is The Real Reason Men Cheat Black Relationships 35
R Black Poetry : Snack is a small meal cornflakes make it all real rattle the street I'm from Battle creek so kneel to the words see a girl with hips and lips and chi Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
Fine1952 Health and Wellness : The REAL Devils Black Health and Wellness 50
C Black People : Being Divinely True And Real Black People Open Forum 1
Queenie Law Forum : How real is the movie, "Black and Blue"? Law Forum - Prisons - Gun Ownership 0
C Black People : Is God Real Or Is Just Our Higher Self? Black People Open Forum 0
A Black People : WAKANDA 4 REAL! Black People Open Forum 18
Clyde C Coger Jr African American History Culture : The Myth Was $150,000 in Fraud. The Real Story Is More Interesting African American History Culture 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Health and Wellness : Tech addiction is real. We psychologists need to take it seriously Black Health and Wellness 0
F Black People : Is real empowerment truly possible if Black men and Black women are disconnected from each other? Black People Open Forum 6
MicTheory Black People Politics : Why I believe white extinction is real and climate change is the catalyst! Black People Politics 11
OldSoul Black People : The True Adventures of the Real Uncle Tom Black People Open Forum 0
Louise Cosper Law Forum : A MATTER OF REAL CONCERN FOR ALL – THE BACKGROUND DATABASE Law Forum - Prisons - Gun Ownership 1
chuck Black People Politics : Can We Truly Give Props To The Real Black Panthers Of The 1960's? Black People Politics 5
chuck Black Entertainment : Can You Truly Give Props To The Real Black Panthers Of The Sixties? Black Entertainment 0
Lunar Cycle Black Education / Schools : Train vs. Vehicle Collisions and Trespass: The Real Education Black Education / Schools 0
Mario William vitale Black Positive People : Keeping It Real Black People Doing Positive Things 0
RAPTOR Black People Politics : Yvette Carnell: Black Spending Power Is an Illusion, but the Racial Wealth Gap is Real Black People Politics 1
BLAQ LOVE POURAHTREE Black Poetry : Outlaw: Definition of a Real Player Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 8
BLAQ LOVE POURAHTREE Black Poetry : Outlaw: Just Being Real Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
BLAQ LOVE POURAHTREE Black Poetry : Reality Is Realer Than Real Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
BLAQ LOVE POURAHTREE Black Poetry : Real Love: Two Lineages as One Tree Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
nilevalley Black People Politics : This is why the people of Kenya Africa would tell Donald Trump climate change is a real fact! Black People Politics 3
Queenie Black People : Let's be real about the hate - bigotry - racism Black People Open Forum 50
Kemetstry Health and Wellness : MSU UNCOVERS REAL CULPRITS IN FLINT CRISIS Black Health and Wellness 0
jamesfrmphilly Black Entertainment : Lee Daniels says racism isn’t ‘real’ because he doesn’t ’embrace’ it Black Entertainment 4
Liberty Black Money Business Jobs : From Banks to Beauty Products, The #BuyBlack Movement Is Real Black Money Business Jobs 0
alcase Black People Politics : Will The Real Hillary Clinton Please Stand Up Black People Politics 4
nilevalley Black People : Is it fake or the real thing? Black People Open Forum 1
tarhaka bey Black People : What are your thoughts on this thread as a real Man or Woman Black People Open Forum 21
AACOOLDRE Brother AACOOLDRE : Understanding the real Amen AACOOLDRE 1
umbrarchist Black Education / Schools : Education and Progress in the REAL World Black Education / Schools 17
AACOOLDRE Brother AACOOLDRE : Chelsea Clinton real dad is Web Hubbell AACOOLDRE 1
Clyde C Coger Jr Food Discussion : You're eating a lot of fake, rotten olive oil — here's how to find the real stuff Food Discussion and Recipes 1
chuck Black People : What Is The Real Basis Of Black Culture Today?!? Black People Open Forum 1
Liberty Black People : Sundiata Cha-Jua/Real Talk: Breaking the cycle of gun violence in the black community Black People Open Forum 3
Clyde C Coger Jr Black People : Michelle Obama Keeps It Real: 'I Wake Up In a House Built By Slaves' Black People Open Forum 6
T Black Positive People : REAL YOUNG PEOPLE REVOLUTION 2016!!! URGENT HELP Black People Doing Positive Things 2
chuck Black People : Pop Culture Only Mimics Our Real Experiences! Black People Open Forum 0
R Black Poetry : to have real fate is an ideal state if it befalls earlier in life I pause // frequent becase of rece Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
chuck Black People Politics : Who Do You Consider Our Peoples Real Leaders In 2016?!? Black People Politics 2
Liberty Black Relationships : Can Real Love Die? Black Relationships 3
Similar threads


















































Top