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‘Guns Kept People Alive’ During The Civil Rights Movement : NPR

This NonViolent Stuff’ll Get You Killed

This hiding in plain sight story is recounted to NPR’s Michel Martin by author, professor and former Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee field secretary Charles E. Cobb Jr. in his new book, This Nonviolent Stuff’ll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible.

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And The Winner Of The World Food Prize Is … The Man From Monsanto : The Salt : NPR

Monsanto

Of the three, Fraley is by far the youngest, but also the most pivotal and divisive. He’s spent his entire career at Monsanto. He was hired in 1981 as one of the company’s very first molecular biologists, led the company’s intense drive to sell genetically engineered crops in the 1990s, and is now the company’s chief technology officer. In fact, if there’s a single person who most personifies Monsanto’s controversial role in American agriculture, it’s probably Robb Fraley.

via And The Winner Of The World Food Prize Is … The Man From Monsanto : The Salt : NPR.