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The Globalisation of Bad Food and Poor Health: Sustainable Development or Sustainable Profits
Business  (tags: globalisation, fast food, junk food, chemical treadmill, TPP, TTIP, India, USA, Europe, cancer, diabetes, obesity, profit, TruePublica, Colin Todhunter )

Evelyn
- 15 days ago - bibliotecapleyades.net
Taxes on unhealthy food; emphasis on encouraging 'lifestyle changes', 'healthy eating' - OK. But call to account the corporations profiting from growing & production of health-damaging food in the first place, get agriculture off the chemical treadmill
Indian Rapper 'Overwhelmed' By Success of Protest Song Against Unilever
Business  (tags: money, protection, health, disease, India, Unilever, mercury poisoning, dishonesty, corporate )

Naoko
- 263 days ago - theguardian.com
The factory at Kodaikanal, which was owned by Hindustan Unilever, closed in 2001. More than 1,000 former workers are alleged to have been affected by mercury poisoning, which can cause skin problems, sensory impairment and a lack of coordination.
India's Farmers Are at Risk From Monsanto.
Business  (tags: GMO Foods, GMO seeds, india, farming, dishonesty, business, consumers, Food Safety, politics )

Sabine
- 411 days ago - action.sumofus.org
India's food crops are currently GMO-free - but that's about to change very soon, if we don't act now and stop Monsanto's latest attack. Monsanto wants to introduce its genetically engineered food crops, starting with its pesticide-resistant corn...
INDIA: ACTION FOR SURVIVORS ON 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF BHOPAL TRAGEDY
Business  (tags: disease, illness, health, dishonesty, corporate, india, Bhopal disaster, Take Action! )

Naoko
- 511 days ago - e-activist.com
In the dark of night, as December 2 rolled over into December 3, 1984 and nearby residents slept, toxic gas began leaking from a pesticide factory in Bhopal. Within three days, as many as 10,000 people had died in the central Indian town.
30 Years After Deadly Disaster, Bhopal's Toxic Legacy Lingers on in India
Business  (tags: destruction, healthconditions, pollution, India, Bhopal Gas Tragedy, toxic waste, illness, children, government, corporate, cover-up, money, dishonesty )

Naoko
- 514 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
"There is a very high prevalence of anemia, delayed menarches in girls and painful skin conditions. But what is most pronounced is the number of children with birth defects,"
Tell PepsiCo to Remedy Human Rights Abuses! ACTION
Business  (tags: PepsiCo, business, India, abuse, corporate, corruption )

Nancy
- 680 days ago - iuf.org
The 28 workers who refuse to renounce their rights are committed to fighting for justice. The IUF is committed to supporting them. The campaign will continue until all 28 are reinstated with full back pay and guarantees of their right to form or join a...
How to Make Solar Panels Affordable--for Billions BETSY TEUTSCHMAY 6 2014, 8:15 AM ET
Business  (tags: India, americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, GoodNews, government, labor, sustainabledevelopment )

Ruth
- 685 days ago - theatlantic.com
'Like the installment plans of the Great Depression, Simpa Networks' "Progressive Purchase" agreements are enabling customers in rural India to get solar power for their homes.'
The Task of Protecting India's Child Cotton Pickers
Business  (tags: India, Children, Cotton, business )

Ray
- 794 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Some 400,000 children work on cotton farms across India, Rada estimates she is 11 years old, but she can't be certain. She says she has been working in the Indian cotton fields for three years.
U.S. Whacks India With WTO Complaint Over Its Local Solar Program
Business  (tags: WTO, solar panels, India, US, trade relations, money, investments, corporate, business, consumers )

Roseann
- 806 days ago - grist.org
India requires solar developers to get their panels from domestic producers. The U.S. says that discriminates against American companies.
Big Pharma Presses US to Quash Cheap Drug Production in India
Business  (tags: Global economy, Globalization, Health, India, Markets, Medicine, USA )

Ray
- 810 days ago - rt.com
Powerful global pharmaceutical firms are leaning on the United States government to discourage India from allowing the production and sale of affordable generic drugs still on-patent, according to inside sources close to the matter.
The Subhuman Conditions That Slaves And Child Laborers Face In India Are Worse Than You Imagined
Business  (tags: abuse, India, Child Labor, Harvard Study Child Laborers, India Carpets Forced Laborers )

Shaheen
- 815 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
During the largest firsthand investigation into slavery and child labor, a group of Harvard researchers documented more than 3,000 cases of forced labor in India's handmade carpet sector.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Horses Need Your Help. Take Action Today!‏
Business  (tags: death, conflict, corruption, world, India, violence, freedoms, society, politics, activists, violence, safety, sadness, media, internet, government, ethics, culture, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, business, lies, money, killed, killing, suffering, sad )

Kelly
- 868 days ago - e-activist.com
PETA is preparing to help with the seizure of abused horses used in the carriage industry. As a kind person, you likely share my dismay that horses continue to endure horrible abuse on the streets of India
Criminal Proceedings Against Monsanto/Mahyco and Others, Back on Track
Business  (tags: conflict, corruption, crime, ethics, farming, freedoms, government, HumanRights, India, humans, news, society, world, abuse, business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, Monsanto )

Kathy
- 927 days ago - esgindia.org
In a significant ruling, Justice Mr. A. S. Pachhapure of the High Court of Karnataka dismissed on 11th October petitions that sought quashing of criminal prosecution of senior representatives of the University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwar (UAS)-->
India: A Bright Spot in a Gloomy Global Market SOLAR ENERGY NEWS | SEPTEMBER 3, 2012 BY JOHN
Business  (tags: americans, India, World, business, consumers, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, farming, goodnews, greenbuilding, investing, investments, investors, marketing, news, SustainableDevelopment, usa, world )

Ruth
- 1039 days ago - solartribune.com
'Last week, First Solar, one of the world's largest PV panel manufacturers, announced plans to build solar farms in India. The company aims to capture a minimum of 20 percent of the country's PV market, and thinks that building what are essentially...'
Meet the Billionaire Survivalists
Business  (tags: AlterNet, forbes, Vanity Fair, Cayman Islands, Brazil, Russia, India, China, Britain, Business News, Politics News )

Judy
- 1115 days ago - salon.com
Third-world moguls are prepping for political and economic collapse by buying up property in America's top cities.
 

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