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Connections: New York State Considers Mandatory GMO Labeling

Mar 30, 2016

In July, the state of Vermont will require explicit labeling for all foods made with GMOs. New York State is considering similar legislation, and other states are preparing to roll out their own versions of the Vermont law. But why? No study has shown GMOs to be dangerous or harmful. Critics say there's still plenty we don't know; even Bernie Sanders tweets regularly about it.

Our panel discusses GMOs and the possible impact of a state labeling requirement. Our guests: