Hillary Clinton loves biotech and she doesn’t love climate change denial

Here’s a report about Hillary Clinton’s opinions on biotechnology and climate change. Mrs Clinton may, or may not, aim to become President of the United States.

She makes clear in this report that she loves crop biotech. ‘[A]s U.S. Secretary of State she was a major proponent of genetically engineered [GE, genetically modified, GM] seeds, especially drought-resistant ones. She added that one of her official programs was to encourage people in Africa to use GMOs to grow their own food.’

About climate change Mrs Clinton said, ‘The debate is settled. What is not settled is what we are going to do about it.’


About argylesock

I wrote a PhD about veterinary parasitology so that's the starting point for this blog. But I'm now branching out into other areas of biology and into popular science writing. I'll write here about science that happens in landscapes, particularly farmland, and about science involving interspecific interactions. Datasets and statistics get my attention. Exactly where this blog will lead? That's a journey that I'm on and I hope you'll come with me.
This entry was posted in agriculture, food, weather and climate and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Hillary Clinton loves biotech and she doesn’t love climate change denial

  1. Debra says:

    I suppose she woudl have to say something nice about bio-tech. One of the primary roles of the state department is to sell American industry overseas.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s