Jeremy Rifkin – The public should know that…

The public should know that the liability issues here have yet to be resolved, or…


“The public should know that the liability issues here have yet to be resolved, or even raised. If you’re a farmer and you’re growing a genetically engineering food crop, those genes are going to flow to the other farm.”
-Jeremy Rifkin

Jeremy Rifkin – I wanted to make sure…

I wanted to make sure that this be the first scientific and technology revolution in…


“I wanted to make sure that this be the first scientific and technology revolution in history in which the public thoroughly discussed all the potential benefits and all the potential harms, in advance of the technology coming online and running its course.”
-Jeremy Rifkin

Jeremy Rifkin – The interesting thing is, while…

The interesting thing is, while we die of diseases of affluence from eating all these…


“The interesting thing is, while we die of diseases of affluence from eating all these fatty meats, our poor brethren in the developing world die of diseases of poverty, because the land is not used now to grow food grain for their families.”
-Jeremy Rifkin

Jeremy Rifkin – Many of the mainstream agricultural…

Many of the mainstream agricultural scientists, especially at the agricultural schools, but at all of…


“Many of the mainstream agricultural scientists, especially at the agricultural schools, but at all of our major universities, are tied into all sorts of contractual relationships and consulting relationships with the life science companies.”
-Jeremy Rifkin