Monthly Movie Series: “Bitter Seeds: Part of the Globalization Trilogy”

When: Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 6:00 pm

Where: PERLA Cafe, 1813 Dempster St. (near corner of Dempster and Dodge), Evanston

What: Occupy Evanston, Democracy in Action Chicago, Coalition to Overturn Citizens United, and End Money in Politics are sponsoring a showing of “Bitter Seeds,” a film about Monsanto’s introduction of genetically modified (GM) seeds in India. The GM seeds are much more expensive, need additional fertilizers and must be repurchased every season. A cotton farmer struggles to keep his land, and a neighbor’s daughter determines to make the story known.

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