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Scientists Create Sparkling Apple That Fizzes in Your Mouth
Offbeat  (tags: Apples, Sparklng Apples, Lubera, Paradis Sparkling, Enhanced, GM apples )

Brian
- 3 hours ago - sploid.gizmodo.com
"Scientists at Swiss fruit company Lubera have created a genetically modified apple that fizzes in your mouth. This new variety, called Paradis Sparkling, has big cells in the flesh that release effervescent juices when you bite into them."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help End Dirty Energy
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, destruction, environment, ecosystems, government, politics )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Today, America has NO NATIONAL LIMITS on carbon pollution from existing fossil fuel-fired power plants--the largest source of carbon pollution in our country.
Building a Political Alternative in Seattle
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Election 2014, Politics, Seattle, Kshama Sawant, Socialist Alternative Party )

Brian
- 3 hours ago - socialistparty.org.uk
"On 4 November an election will take place where Jess Spear and Socialist Alternative are again taking on the Democratic Party machine and their big business agenda. "
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With the Gulf
Environment  (tags: government, politics, acitivsm, restore the Gulf and its ecosystems, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, protection, pollution, wildlife, nature )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Stand in solidarity with the people of the Gulf by calling on public officials to commit to restoring and protecting our coasts and communities
Is It Better to Crank Up the Thermostat or Buy a Space Heater?
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, health )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - grist.org
If a space heater is the answer, what kind is best?
Why Teachers Are Backing Hawkins-Jones
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Election 2014, New York, Gubernatorial, Lt Gov Race, Progressives, Left, Unions, Teachers, Progressive Organizations, Green Party, Howie Hawkins, Brian Jones )

Brian
- 4 hours ago - socialistworker.org
"Julian Guerrero reports on the success of the Green Party campaign of Howie Hawkins and Brian Jones in drawing support from teachers unions and progressive groups."
Why Are They So Afraid of Third Parties?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Election 2014, Politics, Political History, Political Establishment, Toxic Capitalism, Capitalist Parties, Pro Business, Democrats, Republicans, Two Party Sham, Low Voter TurnOut, Third Parties, Progressive Left, Real Leftists )

Brian
- 5 hours ago - socialistworker.org
EACH ELECTION Day seems to confront Americans with a choice that's not much of a choice: one pro-business party that pretends to represent the working people (Democrats) and another pro-business party that doesn't even bother to pretend (Republicans).
Food Safety Modernization Act and Animal Feed
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food, Food Safety, Food Safety Modernization Act, National Standards, Reform, President Obama, Public Safety, Public Health )

Brian
- 5 hours ago - fda.gov
"The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) was signed into law by President Obama on January 4, 2011. FSMA aims to ensure the U.S. food supply is safe by shifting the focus from responding to contamination of the food supply to preventing it."
Gun Nuts Sink to New Depths: How My Town's Fight Against "Open Carry" Revealed Their Horrifying Tactics
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, gun control, Kroger, harrassment, dirty tricks, Moms, Demand Action )

Freya
- 5 hours ago - alternet.org
If you want to understand the fight the gun safety movement faces in trying to win over gun extremists in red states, my experience this summer will be instructive.
Frack Waste Investigation Launched By Pennsylvania Congressman
Environment  (tags: reghulations, fracking, frack is whack, politics, investigation, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, protection )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Pennsylvania Congressman Matt Cartwright, a first-term Democrat, has opened an investigation into how toxic wastes from fracking are regulated.
 
 
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