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Argentine Activists Win First Round Against Monsanto Plant


World  (tags: world, politics, acitvism, Argentina, SouthAMerica )

Cal
- 337 days ago - ipsnews.net
Residents of a town in Argentina have won the first victory in their fight against biotech giant Monsanto, but they are still at battle stations, aware that winning the war is still a long way off.



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David C. (25)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 8:27 am
(doubleplusUnfortunately) " As environmentalists all our defeats are permanent and our victories are temporary. " -~ David Brower (1912-2000)
 

Natasha Salgado (578)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 8:37 am
YES! Hoping 4 the same results in the 2nd round...thx Cal
 

Sue H. (5)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 9:18 am
Good news. Fight the Good Fight!
 

Ben Oscarsito (357)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 9:35 am
Almost too good to be true!
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 1:13 pm
Noted & posted
 

Virgene L. (18)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 3:02 pm
Hopefully more countries will stand up to them, and like Mexico refuse to import any more GMO maize!
Thanks.
 

Janice Thompson (189)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 3:37 pm
Finally, David slew Goliath.
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (283)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 6:10 pm
I shall share this Cal
 

Victoria Oakey (126)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 1:01 am
Noted. TY
 

Dimitris Dallis (10)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 2:54 am
YES!!!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 4:46 am
Noted.
 

lee e. (114)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 6:43 am
Now if only the US will learn from some other countries - or do we have to order to go~
 

Chaz Berlusconi (83)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 8:42 am
thanks for sharing.. great that it can take only a few sling stones to bring down some of the giants in the land...
 

Penny C. (80)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 11:07 am
Thanks Cal & Rose for sharing.
 

Terry King (109)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 11:42 am
Monsanto is Evil personified!
 

Freya H. (314)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 11:51 am
More rebels are manning their X-Wings against Monsanto's evil empire. In Chile, a poor and landless farmer won another victory - http://www.care2.com/news/member/914755234/3707463.
 

Zoe and Art Oguyo (292)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 12:00 pm
Argentina recently allowed the cultibvation of GMO foods by law, it is the third country after USA and Brazil.
 

Diane K. (132)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 12:17 pm
Good for the people of Argentina. Great news!
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 12:48 pm
Thanks Cal. Let's hope for more.
 

S J. (119)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 1:50 pm
really hope we can win over the monster. Thanks Cal
 

Arielle S. (317)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 4:21 pm
May it be the beginning of the end for the Darth Vader of GMO's!
 
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