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Reggie James

Region: Hill Country

Topics: Organic Foods, Pesticides, Genetically Modified Organisms, Agriculture, Media, Government

Mr. James is a Navy veteran, attorney and Director of the Southwest Regional Office of Consumers Union in Austin. He has worked on legislative and regulatory advocacy for improved public and environmental health and safety, and for better low-income legal representation. He has focused much of his effort on alleviating food safety problems, including reducing pesticide exposure, regulating confined animal feeding operations and questioning genetically engineered products. He has also been involved in standardizing and promoting organic food production as a safer alternative to conventional agriculture.



October 15, 2003
Austin, Texas
Reels 2255 and 2256


Please see a brief Real Media video excerpt from our interview with Mr. James.

Please see the uncut video (reels 2255 and 2256) and the transcript of Mr. James' full  interview.






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