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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: )

- 2 days ago -
The Indian River Lagoon, part of a riverfront conservation effort in Florida, is in threat of degradation by development.
EPA Approves Deadly New Herbicide, Earthjustice Responds
Health & Wellness  (tags: 2, 4-D on corn and soy, Agent Orange soy, glyphosate poisoning )

- 3 days ago -
Washington, D.C. -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency approved today [Oct. 15] the use of a deadly new herbicide cocktail, Dow's Enlist Duo, a blend of glyphosate and 2,4-D. Legal options being explored as approval gives sanction for 2,4-D use...
This Amazing Battery Can Charge Your Electric Car in 5 Minutes
Science & Tech  (tags: New auto battery )

- 3 days ago -
The average car battery's life is around the 5 year mark, this revolutionary battery's approximate life-length is 20 years, meaning replacement costs are cut, as well as environmental waste.
Business  (tags: business, consumers, ethics, marketing, society, sears )

- 5 days ago -
Sears is offering a big apology and pulling this item from its website - a sideways swastika ring for men.
Organic Consumers Condemns EPA Approval of Dow Enlist Duo Herbicide
Environment  (tags: Enlist Duo, 2, 4-D, Agent Orange, glyphosate-based herbicide )

- 5 days ago -
FINLAND, Minn. - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued final approval today, over the objections of more than a half-million citizens, of Dow AgroSciences Enlist Duo, an herbicide made from a combination of 2,4-D (one of the active...
Government Puts Doctors in Stranglehold Over Medical Testing and Diagnostics
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gov't rules on medical testing and diagn, Medicare rules )

- 8 days ago -
Medicare will not pay for more than one test a year that is not directly related to the illness currently being treated by the doctor. In addition, Medicare rules forbid your doctor to treat (and therefore to test for) more than one ailment per office vis
Taxpayers Are Bailing Out the Insurance Companies--to the Tune of $1 Billion This Year Alone!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bailing out insurance companies, U.S. taxpayer $s to insurance companies )

- 8 days ago -
ObamaCare was crafted to suit the largest insurance companies, and now your tax dollars are subsidizing them.
Palestine Vote: MPs Take Historic Decision to Recognise Palestinian State
World  (tags: Palestine statehood, occupation, settlemens, Israeli state oppression of Palestinians, siege of Gaza, U.K., PARLIAMENT VOTE 2014, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', GoodNews, world, UnitedNations, europe )

- 9 days ago -
Voting by 274 to 12, a majority of 262, MPs on all sides urged the Government to 'recognise the state of Palestine'
"The Future of Food"--GMOs, Gene Patenting, and the Corporatization of Our Food Supply [Video: The Future of Food 1:28:52]
Health & Wellness  (tags: The Future of Food video, corporatization of our food supply )

- 10 days ago -
The award winning documentary "The Future of Food" covers the genetic engineering of food, gene patenting, and corporatization of the food supply. The producers of this film are allowing a full and FREE viewing through 10/17. Please share and purchase...
Stop Pesticide Poisonings ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pesticides )

- 13 days ago -
We're taking on powerful pesticide and agricultural industries--and we need your help.
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