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Monsanto shills program to parry negative online comments
« on: May 01, 2017, 12:06:55 PM »
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Monsanto’s ‘Let Nothing Go’ campaign allegedly hired online ‘shills’ to quickly respond to social media chatter about the carcinogenic properties of their ‘RoundUp’ product.

https://leakofnations.com/monsanto-accused-in-court-of-conducting-an-army-of-shills-to-crackdown-on-negative-online-comments-monsanto-shills-roundup-cancer-link-monsanto-ghostwrite-scientific-articles/

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Re: Monsanto shills program to parry negative online comments
« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2017, 03:59:06 PM »
Too little, too late.

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Re: Monsanto shills program to parry negative online comments
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2018, 11:56:59 PM »
Jurors award $289 million to a man they believe got cancer from Monsanto's Roundup

https://www.cnn.com/2018/08/10/health/monsanto-johnson-trial-verdict/index.html

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Re: Monsanto shills program to parry negative online comments
« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2018, 04:05:42 PM »
Saw that in Le Monde. Big news in Europe.

Then I went and checked CNN, Vox, Fox etc... nary a mention.

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Re: Monsanto shills program to parry negative online comments
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2018, 10:36:22 PM »
Bayer's Monsanto faces 8,000 lawsuits on glyphosate

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuits/bayers-monsanto-sued-by-8000-plaintiffs-on-glyphosate-idUSKCN1L81J0

Bayer had previously disclosed 5,200 such lawsuits against Monsanto