Cheerios anti-GM attacks demonstrate a need for food transparency

| December 10, 2012 |
General Mills' Cheerios Facebook Page Morphs into an Anti-GMO CampaignTriple PunditConsumers focused on the issue of transparency and right-to-know, and less on the “Frankenfood” argument that often muddies the debate over GMOs, may raise an eyebrow over this spat. The oats themselves are not in question; but the sugar, corn starch, ...

In yet another social media campaign that turned into a “Be Careful What You Wish For” episode, anti-GMO campaigners have hijacked General Mills‘  Cheerios Facebook page. What was supposed to be a warm-and-fuzzy page dedicated with childhood odes to Cheerios has turned into an anti-GMO (genetically modified organism) rant.

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