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How Fourth of July Celebrations Have Transformed Over the Years
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: July 4th, americans, constitution, freedoms, media, news, usa )

Betsy
- 1 day ago - livescience.com
Americans celebrated the first July Fourth in 1777, a year after declaring independence from England. The festivities have varied in the years since then, but several mainstays have emerged (parades and fireworks). Let's look at the changes ......
Pope Francis Slams GMOs and Pesticides for Environmental and Social Damage
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 20 days ago - sustainablepulse.com
Pope Francis slams both GMOs and pesticides in a draft of his major environmental document that was leaked Monday. He has also called for the financing of independent and interdisciplinary research to study GMOs.
It Takes a President With a Nobel Peace Prize to Start a Nuclear War
World  (tags: US, Russia, nuclear, war, possible, option, Ukraine )

Sam
- 29 days ago - valuewalk.com
A chilling report suggests that a nuclear strike by the US against Russia is not beyond the realm of possibility.
What Bill Nye Got Wrong in His About-Face on GMOs
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, greenliving, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world, Bill Nye )

Kathy
- 30 days ago - civileats.com
Earlier this year, Bill Nye, renowned as the "science guy," made news for changing his mind about genetic engineering (or GMOs) after a visit to Monsanto, the pesticide and seed giant at the forefront of the biotechnology industry.
Demand The CPSC Mandate Warning Labels On Ionization Smoke Alarms - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Smoke alarms, smoke detectors, Boston's Deputy Fire, Chief Joseph Fleming, Secretary of State, John Kerry, photoelectric alarms, ionization smoke alarms )

Dandelion
- 86 days ago - change.org
Your family is very likely at risk. This flaw has been concealed from the public by the smoke alarm manufacturers and testing agencies.
Scary New Proof That We Have Seriously Screwed Up the PlanetâEUR(TM)s Oceans
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, oceans, destruction )

Teresa
- 98 days ago - takepart.com
Scientists confirm that climate change is stalling a major Atlantic Ocean current, and that could lead to flooding and food shortages.
Freedom of Speech: Acclaimed Italian Writer/Poet Facing Jail Over Remark on Sabotage of TAV High-Speed Rail Line Through Alps
Environment  (tags: Erri De Luca, trial, high-profile, target, No-TAV movement, censorship, activism, SusaValley, Val di Susa, Lyon-Turin rail line, freedom of speech, opinion, HuffPost, asbestos, radioactive, toxins, contamination, environment, battle, govt )

LucyKalei
- 103 days ago - opendemocracy.net
Myriads of Italian protesters fighting 20-yr battle to stop 35-mi tunnel being dug thru pristine Susa Valley, due to release of asbestos & other toxic deposits, fiercely opposed by locals & eco-activists. Erri de Luca joined the No-TAV movement 8 yrs ago
Will We Allow Big Pharma to Patent and Control Natural Products?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, health, humans, protection, supplements, natural products, world )

Kathy
- 124 days ago - anh-usa.org
Behind the scenes, the pharmaceutical and biotech industries are trying to change the law - to benefit no one but themselves.
 
 
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