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Food Rights, Gene Rights and Monsanto: ‘No Food Rights’ Judge quits to work for Monsanto law firm

Food Rights, Gene Rights and Monsanto: ‘No Food Rights’ Judge quits to work for Monsanto law firm. As courts and bureaucrats continue to assert that citizens have no fundamental right to produce and consume the foods of their choice, we find Monsanto lurking nearby.  The Wisconsin judge who recently ruled that we have no right [...]

Honduran Farmers Murdered in the Name of Global Warming The reported killing of 23 Honduran farmers in a dispute with the owners of UN-accredited palm oil plantations in Honduras is forcing the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) executive board to reconsider its stakeholder consultation processes. In Brussels, the Green MEP Bas Eickhout called the alleged human rights abuses “a disgrace”, and told EurActiv he [...]

BBC Science Propaganda In Action – YouTube

BBC Science Propaganda In Action – YouTube.

Murkowski to push ban on ‘frankenfish’

via Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Murkowski to push ban on ‘frankenfish’ by The Associated Press Sep 08, 2011 | 1336 views | 3 3 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend | print JUNEAU, Alaska – U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski plans to offer an amendment that would ban genetically modified fish. Murkowski’s office [...]

9/11 Firefighters More Likely to Get Cancer : Discovery News

9/11 Firefighters More Likely to Get Cancer : Discovery News. In the decade since 9/11, doctors have monitored the health of firefighters who worked tirelessly during rescue missions and clean-up efforts near the collapsed Twin Towers. But a recent analysis suggests we may continue to see the long-term health effects for years to come. Previous [...]

Government food safety scientists report political, corporate interference

kim Geiger | LA Scientists and inspectors at the federal agencies responsible for food safety say they face political and corporate interference with their work, according to a survey released Monday by the Union of Concerned Scientists, a nonpartisan advocate for unbiased science in government. The survey suggests a continuation of problems that government [...]


Seattle Global Seattle, WA – Farmers and civil society organizations around the world are outraged by the recent discovery of further connections between the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and agribusiness titan Monsanto. Last week, a financial website published the Gates Foundation’s investment portfolio, including 500,000 shares of Monsanto stock with an estimated worth [...]


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UN panel: New taxes needed for a climate fund

Arthur Max | AP Carbon taxes, add-ons to international air fares and a levy on cross-border money movements are among ways being considered by a panel of the world’s leading economists to raise a staggering $100 billion a year to fight climate change. British economist Nicholas Stern told international climate negotiators Thursday that government regulation and public money also will [...]

Organic, small farmers fret over FDA re

Carolyn Lochhead | Small farmers in California who have led a national movement away from industrial agriculture face a looming crackdown on food safety that they say is geared to big corporate farms and will make it harder for them to survive. The small growers, many of whom grow dozens of different kinds of [...]

Leaked document reveals US government strategy to obtain passage of Copenhagen climate treaty

John Vidal | A document accidentally left on a European hotel computer and passed to the Guardian reveals the US government’s increasingly controversial strategy in the global UN climate talks. Titled Strategic communications objectives and dated 11 March 2010, it outlines the key messages that the Obama administration wants to convey to its critics and [...]

UN climate change claims on rainforests were wrong, NASA study suggests

Richard Gray | A new study, funded by Nasa, has found that the most serious drought in the Amazon for more than a century had little impact on the rainforest’s vegetation. The findings appear to disprove claims by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that up to 40% of the Amazon rainforest could [...]

USDA drops NAIS plan to require every farm animal have a number

Jeff Fobes  |    Word is spreading on Twitter and on small-farm listserves that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will drop its program to monitor the movement of all livestock, a plan that encountered widespread resistance from farmers, particularly those from small farms, who argued it would bankrupt them. The New York Times wrote on [...]

Meteorologists Reject U.N.’s Global Warming Claims

Heartland Institute   Environment & Climate News > February 2010 Environment > Climate: Consensus Email a Friend Written By: James M. Taylor Published In: Environment & Climate News > February 2010 Publication date: 02/01/2010 Publisher: The Heartland Institute Only one in four American Meteorological Society broadcast meteorologists agrees with United Nations’ claims that humans are primarily responsible for recent global [...]

After this awful fiasco over swine flu, we should never believe the State scare machine again

Christopher Booker | So the Government, as the Daily Mail has revealed, is trying to get rid of £1billion-worth of unwanted swine flu vaccine – because the deadly epidemic they were promising us all last year never materialised. Several things are shocking about this revelation, not least the charge by the Council of Europe’s [...]

Monsanto’s GMO Corn Linked To Organ Failure, Study Reveals

Katherine Goldstein | Gazelle Emami |  In a study released by the International Journal of Biological Sciences, analyzing the effects of genetically modified foods on mammalian health, researchers found that agricultural giant Monsanto’s GM corn is linked to organ damage in rats. According to the study, which was summarized by Adam Shake at Twilight Earth, “Three varieties of [...]

Canadian Newspaper Calls for Malthusian Global Population Reduction Policy

Kurt Nimmo |  Diane Francis, writing for Canada’s Financial Post, begins an editorial by declaring a myth — the world is over-populated. “The ‘inconvenient truth’ overhanging the UN’s Copenhagen conference is not that the climate is warming or cooling, but that humans are overpopulating the world,” she writes. “A planetary law, such as China’s one-child [...]

Science According to Al Gore: Earth Interior “Millions of Degrees”

Kurt Nimmo | Not only did Al Gore invent the internet, he has also redefined earth science. The puffed up phrophet of the phony climate change movement went on the Conan O’Brien Show in mid-November and told the world the temperature of the interior of the earth is “millions of degrees.” O’Brien didn’t flinch. [...]