The banning of DDT in the US in 1972 did not bring about any rethinking of factory farming and its addiction to deleterious pesticides.
The German Beekeepers Association is calling for a nationwide ban following controversial legislation allowing EU member states to opt out of GM cultivation.
Samantha Cook is a reporter at Remapping Debate. She graduated from New York University in 2012 with a B.A. with a major in journalism and sociology and a minor in Spanish.