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Colbert Weighs in on Genetically Engineered Wheat Controversy

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Colbert Weighs in on Genetically Engineered Wheat Controversy

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Watch as Stephen Colbert uses his all-American tongue-in-cheek intellect to bring attention to the genetically engineered Roundup Ready wheat controversy that resulted in cancelled international trade deals and potential fines for agribusiness biotech giant Monsanto.

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