..Somehow you can manage one WikiLeaks and one Julian Assange, but if you have ten thousand of these organisations and journalists popping up that use the internet so effectively to expose secret information, that obviously would no longer be manageable for these states and it could really change the way that world affairs are being conducted very fundamentally. And that’s what these states are afraid of. Interview with Nils Melzer, United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture.
‘Art is truth and truth is art’. Photographer Mathieu Asselin visualizes the damage Monsanto has done -and is doing to this day to people and the environment all over the world. His project has won multiple awards and has been touring the world as an exhibition. It’s in Amsterdam now, at the Ravestijn Gallery. Rico Brouwer talks with Mathieu about agent orange, roundup and genetically engineered crops. About the stories behind the pictures and what the future holds.