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Environment

On National Day of Maize in Mexico, Protecting the Sacred Plant
Environment  (tags: World, Rights, Mexico, Agroecology, Agriculture, Food )

Judy
- 9 hours ago - commondreams.org
The defense of corn is not just to preserve our sacred plant. It is also fundamental to sustaining Mexico as a living genetic reserve of important varieties of fruits and vegetables that feed humanity.
Noam Chomsky: How Climate Change Became a 'Liberal Hoax'   video
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, government, healthcare, humans, research, science, market society, economy )

Lynn
- 12 hours ago - youtube.com
... atmosphere of anger, fear and hostility that currently reigns in America. The public's hatred of Democrats, Republicans, big business and banks and the public's distrust of scientists ... general disregard for the findings of "pointy-headed elitists."
How Monsanto Is Turning An Island Paradise Into a GMO Wasteland
Environment  (tags: Monsanto, GMOs, Molokai, Hawaii, biotech, island, pesticides, cancer, genetically modified corn )

Stephen
- 12 hours ago - inhabitat.com
Monsanto is conquering one of the world's most stunning utopias - and it's happening right under our noses. The company is turning the picturesque island of Molokai into a GMO laboratory, and it's treating the island's inhabitants as lab rats.
The Netherlands Says "No" to Monsanto, Bans RoundUp Herbicide
Environment  (tags: Gardening, News, Sustainable Food, Herbicide )

Stephen
- 12 hours ago - inhabitat.com
The Netherlands is the latest country, after Russia, Tasmania and Mexico, to say no to Monsanto. Starting at the end of 2015, the sale of glyphosate-based herbicides to private parties will be prohibited due to a recent decision by the Dutch Parliament
Monsanto's Toxic Roundup Herbicide Found in 75 Percent of Rain and Air Samples
Environment  (tags: Air quality, environmental destruction, News, toxic herbicide )

Stephen
- 12 hours ago - inhabitat.com
Monsanto's Roundup herbicide is toxic, causes insect and weed immunity, and it has been found in 75 percent of air and rain test samples in at least one part of the United States.
Groups Condemn Federal Ruling on Cove Point LNG Export Facility
Environment  (tags: Cove Point LNG Export Facility, LNG, Liquified Natural Gas, FERC, Cove Point, Maryland, Federal Court, environmental groups, MA Gov. O'Malley, fracking )

Judy
- 11 hours ago - chesapeakeclimate.org
First LNG export facility ever built so close to so many homes, the first built in close proximity to Marcellus Shale fracking operations, and a potential trigger of more global warming pollution than all 7 of Maryland's existing coal-fired power plants
Nuclear Waste Tank OK'd to Keep Leaking for 1 Year - US News
Environment  (tags: Hanford Nuclear Reservation, plutonium, radioactive waste, U.S. Department of Energy, Washington State Department of Ecology, leaking nuclear waste tank )

Judy
- 9 hours ago - nbcnews.com
A new deal allows a radioactive waste storage tank to continue leaking for more than a year before its contents are pumped out at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the nation's most polluted nuclear site.
Unearthed: Can This GMO Save Our Oceans?
Environment  (tags: Fish, Overharvesting, Depopulation, Omega 3s, Fish Oil, EPA, DHA, Genetic Modification, GMO, Yeast )

Brian
- 14 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
"A necessary nutrient. A limited source. A growing population. If we can grow EPA and DHA in the lab without having to catch any fish at all, isn't that a boon for mankind?"
The Explosive Debate Over A New Natural Gas Pipeline Through The Northeast
Environment  (tags: Pipeline, Natural Gas, LNG, Greenhouse Gas, Emissions, Climate Change, Environment, Northeast, Popular Resistance )

Brian
- 13 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
"Northeast Energy Direct has drawn critics from across the states it impacts, especially for its large size, which many say allows it to ship more gas into the Northeast than the region needs. "
Tell Congress to Protect Tiger Habitats ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, tigers, forests, habitat, protection, endangered )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - support.worldwildlife.org
Take action and tell Congress you support the 2008 Lacey amendments.
 
 
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