How the US Is Bullying El Salvador Into Using Monsanto’s GMO Seeds | Jeff Ritterman, MD

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Jeff Ritterman, MD

Vice President of the Board of Directors, San Francisco Bay Area chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility

Posted: 06/21/2014

2014-06-19-P1220306.JPG President Salvador Sanchez Ceren, inaugural speech, June 1, 2014, San Salvador. Photo courtesy of Vivien Feyer

The crowd was jubilant. Ecuadoran President Rafael Correa waved triumphantly to the thousands who filled the open air convention center. He walked down the red carpet just a few meters away from us to thunderous applause.

We were honored guests at the inauguration of Salvadoran President Salvador Sanchez Ceren and Vice President Oscar Ortiz. Both the incoming President and Vice President had been Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) military commanders during the civil war. They had fought the oligarchy for power militarily for more than a decade. On March 9, they won at the…

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