Colin Todhunter - Archive

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Colin Todhunter is an extensively published independent writer and former social policy researcher. Originally from the UK, he has spent many years in India. His website is
Officials Ignore Pesticides and Blame Alcohol and Biscuits for Rising Rates of Disease By Rosemary Mason and Colin Todhunter, September 10, 2019
Treadmill of Magic Seeds and Broken Promises: Dismantling the Myth of Bt Cotton Success in India By Colin Todhunter, September 07, 2019
Boris Johnson, GMOs and Glyphosate: Irresponsible, Negligent and Criminal? By Colin Todhunter, August 25, 2019
Offering Choice but Delivering Tyranny: The Corporate Capture of Agriculture By Colin Todhunter, August 19, 2019
Sick to the Stomach: Pesticides and the Cocktail of Toxicity By Colin Todhunter, August 12, 2019
India’s Tryst with Destiny: Freedom Struggle from Exploitation and Degradation Is Global By Colin Todhunter, August 07, 2019
Poisoned for Profit: We Are Not the Agrochemical Industry’s Guinea Pigs By Colin Todhunter, July 28, 2019
From Mad Cow Disease to Agrochemicals: Time to Put Public Need Ahead of Private Greed By Rosemary Mason and Colin Todhunter, July 19, 2019
From the Green Revolution to GMOs: Toxic Agriculture Is the Problem Not the Solution By Colin Todhunter, July 04, 2019
Life Expectancy Falters in the UK: Slow Death but Fast Profits for the Agrochemical Sector By Colin Todhunter, June 26, 2019
‘Modified’: A Film About GMOs and the Corruption of “Food Supply for Profit” By Colin Todhunter, June 24, 2019
Encouraging Illegal Planting of Bt Brinjal in India: Political Posturing, Displaying Contempt for the Wider Public Interest By Colin Todhunter, June 15, 2019
From Dollar Hegemony to Global Warming: Globalization, Glyphosate and Doctrines of Consent By Prof Denis Rancourt and Colin Todhunter, June 11, 2019
From Glyphosate to Front Groups: Fraud, Deception and Toxic Tactics By Colin Todhunter, June 05, 2019
Imperialism In An X-Factor Age: If The Drugs Don’t Work, The Drones Certainly Will By Colin Todhunter, May 20, 2019
Illegal Bt Brinjal Growing in India: A Call to Initiate Criminal Proceedings against Regulators and Corporations By Colin Todhunter, May 15, 2019
Post-Brexit Farming, Glyphosate and GMOs in the UK By Rosemary Mason and Colin Todhunter, May 02, 2019
Genetically Modified Bt Brinjal Aubergine Illegally Growing in India: Who Is Really Pulling the Strings? By Colin Todhunter, April 28, 2019
As the 2019 Indian General Election Takes Place, Are the Nation’s Farmers Being Dealt a Knock-Out Blow? By Colin Todhunter, April 22, 2019
“NO to GMO”: 2019 Indian General Election: Manifesto Demand for Indefinite Moratorium on GMOs By Colin Todhunter, April 01, 2019
India’s Agrarian Crisis: Dismantling ‘Development’ By Colin Todhunter, March 15, 2019
Monsanto, Bayer, Cargill and India’s Prime Minister Modi: Doing Business or Corporate Imperialism? By Colin Todhunter, March 10, 2019
From Late Victorian Holocausts to 21st Century Imperialism: “Crocodile Tears” for Venezuela By Colin Todhunter, March 01, 2019
Poisoning the Public: Toxic Agrochemicals and Regulators’ Collusion with Industry By Colin Todhunter, February 28, 2019
Oil, Agriculture and Imperialism: Averting the Fast-Track to Armageddon? By Colin Todhunter, February 08, 2019
Glyphosate is Carcinogenic: EU Regulatory Authorities Colluding with Agrochemicals Industry By Colin Todhunter, January 19, 2019
GM Crops, Pesticides, Corporate Duplicity: Bayer Has Never Been Transparent in Its Life! By Colin Todhunter, January 09, 2019
Genetically Engineered Bt Cotton: Reckless Gamble for Profit that Placed Indian Cotton Farmers in Corporate Noose By Colin Todhunter, December 26, 2018
The GMO Issue Reaches Boiling Point in India. The Devastating Impacts of Genetically Modified (GM) Crops By Colin Todhunter and Aruna Rodrigues, December 23, 2018
India’s Agrarian Crisis: Father of Green Revolution Rejects GM Crops By Colin Todhunter, December 03, 2018
GMO Propaganda and Neoliberalism vs Localisation and Agroecology By Colin Todhunter, November 19, 2018
India’s Farmers Plan Mass March to the Nation’s Parliament as Agrarian Crisis Reaches “Civilization Proportions” By Colin Todhunter, October 31, 2018
From GM Potatoes to Glyphosate: Regulatory Delinquency and Toxic Agriculture By Colin Todhunter, October 13, 2018
Food, Justice, Violence and Capitalism By Colin Todhunter, October 07, 2018
The Globalisation of Bad Food and Poor Health: Sustainable Development or Sustainable Profits? By Colin Todhunter, September 01, 2018
The Illegal Entry of GMOs into India By Colin Todhunter, August 27, 2018
India: The State of Independence. British Colonialism Replaced by a New Hegemony By Colin Todhunter, August 09, 2018
Toxic Silence: Public Officials, Monsanto and the Media By Colin Todhunter, August 05, 2018
India Mortgaged? Forced-Fed Illness and the Neoliberal Food Regime By Colin Todhunter, July 30, 2018
Corporate Spin: Genetically Modifying the Way to Food Security? By Colin Todhunter, July 24, 2018
Agrarian Crisis and Climate Catastrophe: Forged in India, Made in Washington By Colin Todhunter, July 09, 2018
GMO Agriculture and the Narrative of Choice By Colin Todhunter, July 02, 2018
GM Crops in India: Approval by Contamination? By Colin Todhunter, June 30, 2018
Pro-GMO Activism and Smears Masquerade as Journalism: From Seralini to Jairam Ramesh, Aruna Rodrigues Puts the Record Straight By Colin Todhunter and Aruna Rodrigues, June 17, 2018
The Empire Strikes Back: Leaving Indian Farmers in the Dirt By Colin Todhunter, June 03, 2018
From Bernays to Trump: Manipulating Perceptions, “Hooked and Oblivious to What is Really Happening” By Colin Todhunter, June 01, 2018
Dangerous Liaison: Industrial Agriculture and the Reductionist Mindset By Colin Todhunter, May 17, 2018
Agrochemicals and Institutional Corruption: Pleading with the Slave Master Will Not Set You Free By Colin Todhunter, May 05, 2018
I Want to Ride My Bicycle: Urban Planning and the Danish Concept of ‘Hygge’ By Colin Todhunter, April 29, 2018
Behind Theresa May’s ‘Humanitarian Hysterics’: The Ideology of Empire and Conquest By Colin Todhunter, April 18, 2018
Mass Deception and the Prelude to World War By Colin Todhunter, April 02, 2018
Theresa May Playing a Reckless Game of Nuclear Roulette By Colin Todhunter, March 28, 2018
Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO): Profit, Power and Geopolitics By Colin Todhunter, March 28, 2018
The Strategy of Tension Towards Russia and the Push to Nuclear War By Colin Todhunter, March 19, 2018
Offshoring Indian Agriculture: Is India Becoming a GMO Trash Can? By Colin Todhunter, March 10, 2018
Sickening Relations: The Royal Society and the GMO-Agrochemical Sector By Colin Todhunter, February 17, 2018
Fabricated Reality: Lobbying for GMO Agriculture in India By Colin Todhunter, February 11, 2018
Fabricated Reality: Lobbying for GMO Agriculture in India By Colin Todhunter, February 10, 2018
Industrial Agriculture and the Agrochemical Industry. Tearing Down the Facade of Legitimacy By Colin Todhunter, February 02, 2018
Resisting Tyranny: Struggling for Seed Sovereignty in Latin America By Colin Todhunter, January 30, 2018