GMO Propaganda and the Sociology of Science
Date Written: 05/10/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX18094
In August of 2014, the website Gawker revealed documents that demonstrated the lengths to which the global chemical giant Monsanto would go in order to control the narrative about their products in particular, their genetically modified crops. While we all like to believe that our scientific/rational brains see through the transparent marketing, public relations rhetoric exists because it greatly sedates critical thought.