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Monsanto in Ukraine: IMF loan for Ukraine may give GMO giant a backdoor into EU

Yep. No surprise here … So interesting in that Russia has come out with such a strong anti-GMO stance. They get sanctioned then boycott Western agriculture. 399 more words

What I am Regretably not Hearing in the Genetically Modified Food Debate

Earlier this summer Cosmos host and generally likable guy, Neil DeGrasse Tyson released a video arguing that people who oppose laboratory created genetically modified foods were misguided. 457 more words

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So how many pesticides are in your lunch today?? Here's an update from the USA.

EWG’s 2014 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce

A must read – Executive Summary from EWG.

EWG publishes its annual rating of conventional foods with the most and least pesticide residues to fill the void left by the U.S. 2,357 more words

Two Stroke Dave

thank you, yet again, Jim O, for some great Antigua history. “Valley of the Dolls’, etc. Two Stroke Dave, later revised to Rolex Dave,  ultimately met his demise in El Salvador. 455 more words

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The corporate annexation of Ukraine -- "a gold mine of profits"

The Ecologist, March 21, 2014

As the US and EU apply sanctions on Russia over its annexation’ of Crimea, JP Sottile reveals the corporate annexation of Ukraine. 1,900 more words

Hawaii's GMO Battle: Federal Judge Strikes Down Kauai's Pesticide Regulations | truthout

A federal judge in Hawaii has struck down a local ordinance that would have regulated pesticide use at farms on the island of Kauai, where four of the world’s largest agrichemical companies take advantage of long growing seasons to develop genetically engineered crops seeds, also known as genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. 51 more words

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The Truth about Immigration

Immigrants are destroying any and all hope of for planetary survival. Illegal aliens are Public Enemy #1. Foreigners are terrorists.

If you don’t believe me, just ask any sweatshop worker in, say, Vietnam… 102 more words