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Opinion: The Chinese public will continue to oppose GMOs unless the government can improve its record on food safety

3 weeks ago
Sky Canaves
Like China's notorious air pollution woes, widespread public frustration has the potential to mutate into widespread political opposition," writes Adam Minter. "As the Chinese government seeks to solve the country's food problems on its own terms, that's a particularly unappetizing development."
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.