Nov 25th – “Genetically modified fish takes step to commercial production, sparking ‘frankenfish’ worries”

Read more: http://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/genetically-modified-fish-takes-step-to-commercial-production-sparking-frankenfish-worries-1.1559607#ixzz2lm5M7600

Are you worried about the frankenfish?

You can write to the Minister of the Environment instantly from the Canadian Biotechnology Action Network’s (CBAN) website:  http://www.cban.ca/Resources/Topics/GE-Fish/Write-the-Minister-of-the-Environment

 

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Event: GMO OMG Nov 22-28 playing at Bloor Cinema

A film about GMOs, GMO OMG,  will be screening November 22-28 at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema.

“GMO OMG dives into the controversy surrounding genetically modified organisms, tracking the potential loss of humanity’s most ancient inheritance: seeds. From a harsh look at large corporate agriculture and chemical companies, such as Monsanto and DuPont, to the study of modified DNA in seeds, this alarming documentary examines how GMOs affect our daily lives.”

Trailer: http://youtu.be/ynyB2fNn8kQ

Screening dates and times:
Friday, November 22                      6:30 p.m.* Skype Q&A with Director
Saturday, November 23                3:45 p.m., 8:30 p.m.*Skype Q&A with Director
Sunday, November 24                   12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 8:30 p.m.
Monday, November 25                 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 26                 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 27          6:30 p.m.

Thursday, November 28               4:00 p.m.

*Director Jeremy Seifert will participate in Skype Q&As on Friday, November 22, at 6:30 p.m., andSaturday, November 23, at 8:30 p.m.

Tickets are $11 each ($8 for Bloor Hot Docs Cinema members). Tickets can be purchased at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema box office (506 Bloor St. W.) or online at www.bloorcinema.com.