A news from a National Academies of Science found genetically engineered crops (or GMOs, genetically mutated organisms) are protected for humans and animals to consume. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar:
Not shopping this report. These corporate entities are so outrageous and tied to a government, they could buy any “facts” they want.
— Mike Gryka
GMO food creates cultivation cheaper and increases stand yields. This is utterly profitable to people whose lives literally count on arguable harvests.
— Bobby McCarthy
Now we wish people will stop facing a requirement to tag GMOs. Even if GMOs are good for me, it should still be adult to me to confirm what goes in my body.
— Jerome Jenkins
It’s not a GMO; it’s a pesticides a crops are doused in that make a GMO crops bad for people. So a investigate avoids a apparent question: Is that food reduction healthy to eat when it reaches your plate?
— Brian Draiger
When humans manipulate, or try to manipulate, nature, bad things occur some-more mostly than not. I’m some-more endangered about a effects on plants, animals and insects — quite honeybees.
— Mike Sullivan
I still consider it’s critical to tag dishes that have GMOs. People have a right to know.
— Cam Garside
“Non-GMO” and “organic” are a usually labels we need.
— Pat McCord
GMOs all by themselves shouldn’t worry anybody that much. What should worry people are a fertilizers and some of a pesticides used.
— James D. Jarvis
We asked a supporters their thoughts on scientists observant GMOs are protected to eat. Comments from Twitter are edited for clarity and grammar:
Anyone who has a event should be flourishing some of their possess food.
Just tag food and let a consumer confirm for themselves.
There hasn’t been adequate time spent study GMO expenditure to know long-term side effects.
It’s adult to people if they wish to devour food with GMOs.
Only a dope would trust they are safe. All food should be organic and GMO free.
GMOs operation from processed dishes to seedless watermelons. People are misinformed.
Our many exposed race lacks a resources to equivocate variable consequences from a expenditure of GMOs.
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