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Analysis and Commentary

How Russia And NGOs Collude To Damage American Exceptionalism

by Henry I. Miller, Jon Entinevia The Daily Caller
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Modern genetic engineering techniques applied to agriculture are making stunning advances. This year, after decades in (gratuitous) regulatory limbo, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Health Canada and Food Standards Australia New Zealand gave the green light to domestic import and consumption of Golden Rice, which has been genetically modified to produce provitamin-A.

Interviews

Henry Miller: The Strange Facts Of Marketing The Regulated Organic Chicken

interview with Henry I. Millervia The John Batchelor Show
Friday, July 13, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses his American Greatness article "USDA Moves to End Rent-Seeking in Poultry Industry."

Analysis and Commentary

USDA Moves To End Rent-Seeking In Poultry Industry

by Henry I. Miller, Jeff Stiervia American Greatness
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture in December ruffled a few feathers by withdrawing a regulation published on the final full day of the Obama Administration that would have created new requirements for producers of “organic” eggs and poultry.

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“Moon Shot” for the Flu Shot

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Digest
Monday, July 9, 2018

Americans just endured another flu season—a rough one—and the next is always just a sneeze away. Let’s get serious about improving vaccines and conquering the wily influenza virus.

Analysis and Commentary

Russia Does Far Worse Than Meddle In Our Elections — It Meddles In Our Science: Part II

by Henry I. Millervia Investors Business Daily
Thursday, June 28, 2018

In Part 1, I described the vendetta by the Russian government's propaganda apparatus against technologies like fracking and modern genetic engineering techniques applied to agriculture, and the aid the Russians receive from U.S.-based organic industry lobbyists and activists.

Analysis and Commentary

The FDA: Challenges For A New Century, A Rough Road Ahead For Would-Be Reformers

by Henry I. Millervia New York University Journal Of Law & Liberty
Friday, June 22, 2018
Most Americans don’t think a lot about the scope, magnitude, and impacts of regulation on their lives. The FDA alone, for example, regulates products that account for more than a trillion dollars annually—25 cents of every consumer dollar, and the average cost (including out of pocket expenses and opportunity costs) to bring a new drug to market is now about $2.6 billion.
Interviews

Henry Miller: Organic Marketing Shies From GMO Facts-On-The-Ground

interview with Henry I. Millervia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, June 14, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses how organic marketing shies away from GMO facts-on-the-ground.

Analysis and Commentary

The Flower Industry Gets The Genetic Engineering Blues

by Henry I. Miller, Brenda Silvavia GM Crops & Food
Friday, May 25, 2018

The genetic engineering of plants over the past two decades has led to significant scientific, commercial and humanitarian successes, with more than 2.1 billion hectares cultivated worldwide. The vast majority of cultivation has been huge-scale commodity crops – corn, cotton, canola, soybean, sugar beet and alfalfa - while specialty crops such as fruits, nuts, vegetables and ornamental plants have been underrepresented. The commercialization of genetically engineered (GE) flowers has been especially neglected. 

Analysis and Commentary

When ‘Bioethics’ Is Not Ethical

by Henry I. Millervia Daily Caller
Monday, June 4, 2018

Is it possible that bioethics, which is “concerned with the ethics and philosophical implications of certain biological and medical procedures, technologies, and treatments” is sometimes more obstructionist than ethical?

Interviews

Henry Miller On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Henry I. Millervia The John Batchelor Show
Saturday, May 26, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses his Science 2.0 article "Science Triumphs At The EPA. For Now."

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