Ties Between the Bill Gates Foundation and Monsanto

Some interesting connections!  The ties that bind.

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Seattle Times

Gates Foundation ties with Monsanto under fire from activists

Reported by The Wall Street Journal last week, that Monsanto was among the Gates foundation's most recent portfolio investments. A filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission says the foundation bought 500,000 shares of the stock between April and June; on Friday, the total value was $27.6 million.