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TAKE ACTION NOW! Monsanto: Don't Sue the State of Vermont.
Environment  (tags: GMO Foods, labeling, Vermont, Monsanto, politics, greeed, usa, agriculture, health, environment )

Cal
- 53 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Vermont is set to make history by becoming the first state in the country to require genetically modified (GMO) food to be labeled. But Monsanto, the world's largest GMO producer, is gearing up to sue the state.
Find A March Against Monsanto Near You This May 24, 2014 ACTION!
Environment  (tags: health, March against Monsanto, farmers, corruption, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 65 days ago - fooddemocracynow.org
Why we're marching: To Stop the Continued Corruption of Our Democracy, the Poisoning of Our Environment, the Loss of Biodiversity and the Continued Assault on the Basic Rights of Farmers and Citizens Around the World.
BAD HARVEST: Kids as Young as 7 Are Getting Nicotine Poisoning Symptoms From Picking Tobacco
Environment  (tags: children, health, research, environment, tobacco harvest, abuse, exposure to nicotine, healthconditions, humans )

Cal
- 74 days ago - takepart.com
Summer means school is ending, but the bad news for too many kids is that it's also when the tobacco harvest begins.
Climate Change Is Turning Your Produce Into Junk Food
Environment  (tags: climate change, health, food nutition, environment, destruction, ecosystems, climate-change, pollution, healthconditions, climate )

Cal
- 74 days ago - motherjones.com
In a paper published in Nature this month, a global team has found that heightened levels of atmospheric carbon make key staple crops wheat, rice, peas, and soybeans less nutritious.
Tell McDonald's: Billions of Burgers Are Bad for Our Future ACTION
Environment  (tags: climate-change, McDonalds, wildlife, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, animals, wildlife, food, health )

Nancy
- 85 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
McDonald's may not be the restaurant of choice for many environmentalists, but it's the choice of about 70 million people every day. This gives McDonald's a huge influence over the industry and the eating habits of people throughout the world -- and by...
French Parliament Bans Cultivation of GM Maize
Environment  (tags: environment, GoodNews, health, gmo, agriculture and food )

Jeanne
- 97 days ago - reuters.com
France's lower house of parliament adopted a law on Tuesday prohibiting the cultivation of any variety of genetically modified maize, saying it posed a risk to the environment.
Protect Monarchs From Pesticides and GMOs PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: environment, pesticides, butterflies, health, GMO, food )

Jeanne
- 128 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
We all know that genetically engineered crops and the pesticides they promote can wreak havoc on our farms, food, and environment. But did you know they are also playing a big role in the rapid disappearance of monarchs?
TAKE ACTION NOW! EPA: Stop Dental Mercury Dumping
Environment  (tags: dental mercury, pollution, health, EPA, healthconditions, children, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, humans, politics )

Cal
- 148 days ago - change.org
Half of the mercury in wastewater comes from dentistry. From there, microorganisms can convert dental mercury into even more toxic methylmercury that contaminates fish and harms children's developing neurological systems even before they are born.
FRACKING ACROSS THE UNITED STATES - PLEASE SIGN!!
Environment  (tags: fracking, pollution, health hazzard, destruction, water, poison, cancer, health, oil and gas industry, climate change, healthconditions, wildlife, environment, conservation, endangered, ecosystems, humans, protection )

Judy
- 273 days ago - earthjustice.org
"Fraccidents"--troubling reports of poisoned drinking water, polluted air, mysterious animal deaths, industrial disasters and explosions--have occurred across the country. Click on "Take Action" to sign petition.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend France for Upholding Nationwide Ban on Fracking - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Fracking, news, good news, frack is whack, environment, polution, health, safety, ecosystems, haitat desruction, animals, Animals' Welfare )

Cal
- 279 days ago - forcechange.com
l. The ban was passed because there was concern that fracking for shale gas could lead to a leak of methane gas, which is a more potent green house than carbon. fracking could also lead to the pollution of fresh water supplies and mini earthquakes
The Raw Truth of Factory Farming
Environment  (tags: animal cruelty, poverty, environment, health, people )

Genoveva
- 288 days ago - raw.info
What matters most to you: Your Health, people and poverty, the environment or animals cruelty?
Tell the GMA to Stop Blocking GE Labeling in Washington State PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: environment, business, money, health, GMO, labeling, ethics )

Jeanne
- 297 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), has spent more than $7.2 million to block Washington consumer's right to know what they are eating. The GMA is shielding the companies, not revealing who gave what.
Petition: Don't Force Russia to Import GMO Seed
Environment  (tags: GMOseeds, GeneticallyModifiedOrganisms, WTO, WorldTradeOrganization, Russia, health, Europe, GMOban )

BMutiny
- 332 days ago - forcechange.com
Membership [in the WTO] comes at a price;Russia is forced to import Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) seeds. This decision has caused a national outrage in Russia and worldwide because it shows how much power the GMO industrialists have on the political
Tell the EPA: Cleaner Air Can't Wait! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: health, pollution, gasoline standards, family, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, business )

Nancy
- 349 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
These new standards would lower the sulfur content in gasoline, reducing smog-forming tailpipe pollution and saving up to 2,500 lives and $22 billion annually by 2030.
Connecting the Dots Between Autism and Your Health
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, food additives, pesticiedes, health, protection, pollution, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 390 days ago - alternet.org
Whether it's pesticides in grain, hormones in dairy or fracking chemicals seeping into water supplies, we are vulnerable to serious health risks.
 

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