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Thread: The EPA is meant to protect us. The Monsanto trials suggest it isn't doing that

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    My dad was the chief chemist for the Louisiana Monsanto plant. He was instrumental in making roundup.
    Is your father a mass murderer?
    Call your state legislators and insist they approve the Article V convention of States to propose amendments.


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    Quote Originally Posted by MisterVeritis View Post
    Glyphosate has been used for 40 years. Two percent of men and women in the US will have non-hodgkin's lymphoma during their lifetimes. It looks like the numbers of people who get it have been steady for a long time. If Roundup is the cause why is non-hodgkin's lymphoma still rare?
    With two people who are not blood related developing it almost simultaneously, both living in the same household and exposed to the same circumstances involving the use of the same herbicide, the odds of it being accidental become exponentially lower - and then there are the other 13,000 pending lawsuits.
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    Glyphosate has been used for 40 years. Two percent of men and women in the US will have non-hodgkin's lymphoma during their lifetimes. It looks like the numbers of people who get it have been steady for a long time. If Roundup is the cause why is non-hodgkin's lymphoma still rare?
    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Who View Post
    With two people who are not blood related developing it almost simultaneously, both living in the same household and exposed to the same circumstances involving the use of the same herbicide, the odds of it being accidental become exponentially lower - and then there are the other 13,000 pending lawsuits.
    And yet it is still rare. There has been no explosion of supposedly caused cancers.

    In my opinion, Shakespeare had it right.
    Call your state legislators and insist they approve the Article V convention of States to propose amendments.


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