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The Non GMO Project published a statement that GMOs, or “genetically modified organisms,” are plants or animals that have been genetically engineered with DNA from bacteria, viruses or other plants and animals. These experimental combinations of genes from different species cannot occur in nature or in traditional crossbreeding (“GMO Facts”). Health factors involved with GMOs has been an arguable debate for many years because most nations believe that GMOs are not safe for human consumption. The Non GMO Project also states that more than 60 countries worldwide have restrictions or complete bans on the manufacture and sale of GMOs. However, in the United States the government permitted GMO production based off of studies from corporations that profit from the genetically modified organisms that they created (“GMO Facts”). It is time for Americans to change the GMO productions; it is time for Americans to say no. Citizens are able to make a change by demanding GMO labeling. The Non GMO Project reported that A 2012 Mellman Group poll found that 91% of American consumers wanted GMOs labeled. And, according to a recent CBS/New York Times poll, 53% of consumers said they would not buy food that has been genetically modified. Americans deserve the right to know, and that is why it is unethical for manufacturers to not have a GMO label on the products they sell.
GMOs are in 80% of conventional processed food. More specifically, genetically modified organisms are found in 88 to 90% of U.S crops such as; corn, cotton, soy, sugar beets, and even vegetables (“What Is GMO”). In 1994 a brand of tomatoes became the first commercially produced GMOs. However, GMOs was the result of the tomatoes tasting different which inevitably ended the first ...

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...ecrecy of what genetically modified organisms are doing to the food that we eat, and to our bodies. Education is the first step in the principled direction. Once people are aware of the dangers GMOs have towards their bodies, consumers will demand the attention they deserve. The desire for labeling will keep growing on America, and it will only be a matter of time before buyers know the truth. The argument about genetically modified organisms is a balance between the dangers GMOs has on your body, and the “benefactors” they have. If GMOs are bad, then they should be put on a label as a warning, however if GMOs are good, then labeling GMOs should not be a problem to the consumer nor the manufacturer. In conclusion, corporations who believe labeling is not a right are wrong, it is unethical to let buyers consume false products without them having any knowledge of it.
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