Seed is not just the source of life. It is the very foundation of our being.
You cannot insert a gene you took from a bacteria into a seed and call it LIFE. You have not created life, instead you have only polluted it.
We share this planet, our home, with millions of species. Justice and sustainability both demand that we do not use more resources than we need.
Uniformity is not nature's way; diversity is nature's way.
Genetic engineering has never been about saving the world, it's about controlling the world.
The liberation of the earth, the liberation of women, the liberation of all humanity is the next step of freedom we need to work for, and it's the next step of peace that we need to create.
An organic farmer is the best peacemaker today, because there is more violence, more death, more destruction, more wars, through a violent industrial agricultural system. And to shift away from that into an agriculture of peace is what organic farming is doing.
The time has come to reclaim the stolen harvest and celebrate the growing and giving of good food as the highest gift and the most revolutionary act.
I do not allow myself to be overcome by hopelessness, no matter how tough the situation. I believe that if you just do your little bit without thinking of the bigness of what you stand against, if you turn to the enlargement of your own capacities, just that itself creates new potential.
We are either going to have a future where women lead the way to make peace with the Earth or we are not going to have a human future at all.
Last Update: 21 June 2021
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