Genetic Engineering

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2014

    The 3 Coolest Finds at Expo Comida Latina 2014

    Food and hospitality industry trade shows are all the rage these days. For the uninitiated, they are exactly what they sound like: huge conventions not usually open to the public, filled with everything from state-of-art restaurant equipment companies hustling their products, to hundreds of hungry, ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 3, 2014

    How Europe Beats SoCal

    [Trendzilla] From toilets to McDonald's, we've got nothing on the European Union

  • Calendar

    January 9, 2014

    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

    Regency South Coast Village

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2013

    Planting of GMO Corn Banned in Mexico, Birthplace of Modern-Day Maize--YAY!

    Sorry I'm a bit late to this news, but it's been a rough month for us Mexicans, what with news that tequila is doomed, with our soccer team's horrific underachievement on its crawl toward the World's Cup, and the general madness that is Latino Heritage Month. But finally, some great news: a federal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    March Against Monsanto Rally TOMORROW in Laguna Beach!

    The worldwide march against the leading GMO Monsanto hits Orange County this Saturday at Laguna Beach's Main Beach Park, with over 1,000 participants expected to attend. The march begins at 11:00am with a cavalcade of speakers at noon to enlighten listeners on the ill effects of genetically modified ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2013

    [Exene Says...] Scorched Earth Policy

    [Editor's Note: Exene Cervenka is a writer, visual artist and  punk rock pioneer. The OC transplant is the lead singer for X, the Knitters and Original Sinners. Her new column, Exene Says..., is her space to basically just write what's on her mind, everything from crazy life stories t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2012

    Activists Vow to Stick it to Frankenfoods Following Prop 37's Defeat at the Polls

    In the wake of the defeat of Proposition 37 this Tuesday, which, if passed, would have required the labeling of most genetically modified foods in the state, many are pondering what comes next? The angered among them have suggested a boycott against biotech bullies like Monsanto who produce GMO prod ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    Prop 37, Food-Labeling Measure, Fails

    Proposition 37, the ballot initiative that would have made California the first in the nation to require the labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) on processed foods, has failed, receiving 46 percent of the vote with 82 percent of precincts reporting.The news is seen as a blow to many in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    Dave's Case For Proposition 37!

    Proposition 37, the Mandatory Labeling of Genetically Modified Food Act, is one of the more controversial items on this Tuesday's election slate; the whole foods movement and a whole slew of chefs and food industry people support it, and the "no" side is funded by large companies like Monsanto a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2012

    Genetically Modified Food Debate At Chapman University Today!

    Whether to pass or strike down Proposition 37, an initiative requiring labels on some genetically modified foods, is the subject of a debate that will take place at Chapman University this afternoon.If the proposition passed, it would make California the first state that mandates GMOs (genetically m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2012

    You'll Know the Occupiers by Their Bio-Hazard Suits at Natural Products Expo in Anaheim

    ​When more than 30,000 attendees arrive at the Anaheim Convention Center Friday for Expo West, North America's largest trade show for the natural products industry, many may tread lightly.How else is one supposed to act around folks creeping around in bio-hazmat suits?

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2011

    Organic Consumers Meet the Occupy Movement

    ​As the Organic Consumers Association begins organizing for a planned November 2012 California ballot initiative that would require mandatory product labels for genetically engineered foods, the nonprofit is aligning itself with the Occupy movement.Check out the passage we pulled from a letter to ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 13, 2009

    Jurassic Park

    Fox Fullerton Theatre