Marching Against Monsanto

The 2014 March Against Monsanto took place on Saturday, May 24. Protesters gathered in the parking lot at  Walmart on South Victoria Avenue in Ventura, California. The march proceed north to the Ventura County Government Center, with protestors on all four corners of the intersection of S. Victoria and Telephone Road. The members of the march waved signs and were encouraged by the horns of passing traffic. Police cruisers from the Ventura Police Department passed by several times throughout the march. The purpose of this peaceful march was to inform the public about the dangers of genetically modified foods and to demand that GMO foods be labeled before being put on the shelf.