In the typical slippery nature of Monsanto’s legislation-based actions, the biotech giant is now virtually guaranteed the ability to recklessly plant experimental GM crops without having to worry about the United States government and its subsequent courts. The Monsanto Protection Act buried deep within the budget resolution has passed the Senate, and now nothing short of a presidential veto will put an end to the ruling.
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by Anthony Gucciardi We’ve seen similar scenarios in the past, events in which the massive financial power of multi-national corporations is able to buy out legislators […]
by Courtney Chapman, Contributor We did it! People who spoke up against the misleading labeling of Whole Foods products, finally had their voices heard. In a recent […]
Food MythBusters — Do we really need industrial agriculture to feed the world?
Capitalism is based on managing its inherent crises. It is also based on the need to maximise profit, beat down competitors, cut overheads and depress wages. In the 1960s and 70s, in the face of increasing competition from abroad, the US began to outsource manufacturing production to bring down costs by using cheap foreign labour. Other countries followed suit. Even more jobs were lost through the impulse to automate. To provide a further edge, trade unions and welfare were attacked in order to suppress wages at home. Problem solved. Or was it?
Psychetruth News Correspondent interviews Dr. Vincent Bellonzi, D.C., C.C.N. about the US food industry and the prominence of Fake Foods in the Average American Diet. These processed foods, fast food and junk food do not provide the nutrition we need and that we get from eating real, natural, whole foods.
From InfomaticFilms.com and sponsored by NaturalNews.com, this new animated cartoon covers all the basics on why GMOs are dangerous.
(Please note to turn on the subtitles, click “captions” on the bottom right of the video.) Renowned agricultural economist Dr. Charles Benbrook was commissioned by […]
By F. William Engdahl One of the great mysteries surrounding the spread of GMO plants around the world since the first commercial crops were released in […]
Birke Baehr – “What’s Wrong With Our Food System”
A group of farmers are in Washington, DC this week to demand that the federal court reconsiders a case against biotech giants Monsanto. Last February, […]
Gluten intolerance is no longer a fringe medical concept. Researchers are fully aware there is a very big problem with modern wheat cultivation. Wheat is […]
by Anthony Gucciardi Paving the way for other nations to introduce similar legislation and inform consumers what they’re really putting into their mouths, the labeling […]
by Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer The North-Eastern European country, Poland, has become the latest EU nation to ban the production of genetically modified (GM) crops, […]
In the last thirty years global demand for food has doubled. In a race to feed the planet, scientists have discovered how to manipulate DNA, […]