Genetically Engineered Foods

As part of our commitment to economic justice for all and respect for the complex, interdependent web of all existence, many UU's are concerned about Genetically Engineered (GE) foods being grown on farms worldwide and entering our food supply.  Currently, Washington State has an opportunity; ballot Initiative 522, to label GE foods in Washington. Requiring GE foods to be labeled in retail establishments would be a victory for consumers who wish to have a choice about the economic, ecological, and potential health impacts of their food purchases.

The Northwest UU Justice Network has established this web-topic so we can come together to learn more and be in action on this issue. We invite UUs and their justice colleagues to join our network, post to this topic, add your events to our calendar, and to gather both virtually and in person as you work on this topic.

To get involved in supporting this effort, contact Marisa Hendron at marisamak@gmail.com.

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