Issue On The Pacific
No. 293 / August 1997
Nikki van der Gaag exposes the promises of genetic engineering for what they are.
Guess what's coming to dinner...
Dave King on how genetic testing will lead to discrimination.
Eat, drink - and be wary, warns Sara Chamberlain.
Flying pigs and featherless chickens.
Down on the pharm with Danny Penman.
Essence of Gandhi
A short story by Manjula Padmanabhan
Cotton picking blues
Ricarda Steinbrecher investigates the rise of Superbugs and Superpests.
Resisting the gene raiders
It's a new kind of slavery, says Aroha Te Pareake Mead
plus interview with Vandana Shiva
ILLUSTRATION BY POLYP
Letter from Ukraine
The NI Interview with Jean-Marie Teno
Reviews:plus Agnes Bernelle classic
Endpiece: by Steve Eckardt
Country profile: Tunisia
FRONT COVER BY MICHELLE LOUISE DIANN DRY.
MAGAZINE DESIGNED BY ANDREW KOKOTKA.