Tom Laskawy is a founder and exec­u­tive direc­tor of the Food & Envi­ron­ment Report­ing Net­work and a con­tribut­ing writer at Grist cov­er­ing food and agri­cul­tur­al pol­i­cy. His writ­ing has also appeared in The Amer­i­can Prospect, Slate, The New York Times, and The New Repub­lic. Fol­low him on Twit­ter.
A Win for Monsanto, a Loss for the World
The Ag giant has shown uncanny resilience—which bodes poorly for the planet's future.