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Why GM Crops Will Not Feed the World
World  (tags: corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, interesting, food, hunger, genetic engineering, GMOs, politics, society, UnitedNations, world )

Kathy
- 16 hours ago - motherearthnews.com
Last spring marked a tipping point for rising global food prices. Haiti's prime minister was ousted amid rice riots; Mexican tortillas have quadrupled in price. African countries were hit especially hard. According to the World Bank, global food prices
U.S. Marines Plan to Destroy Another Island
World  (tags: crime, ethics, freedoms, government, humanrights, society, terrorism, violence, world, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, wildlife )

Kathy
- 392 days ago - ens-newswire.com
Another beautiful and valuable Pacific island has been selected by the U.S. Marines as a site for "live fire training." Pagan Island, a biological treasure house and ancient home to Chamorro people, sits 200 miles north of Saipan in the middle of the vol
Slaves to Fashion - Take Action
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, crime, ethics, governmnt, humanrights, child slavery, Uzbekistan, cotton )

Kathy
- 764 days ago - walkfree.org
This September, the government of Uzbekistan will close down schools across the country and force over one million children as young as ten to pick cotton. The conditions are so brutal that exhaustion and heat stroke are common - yet the Uzbek government
EU Beekeepers Stage Win Against GM Crop Producers
World  (tags: europe, GoodNews, government, GMO crops, bees, honey, HumanRights )

Kathy
- 1289 days ago - dw-world.de
The EU's highest court may classify honey containing traces of genetically modified material as "food produced" from modified plants. Such a ruling may enable beekeepers with hives close to GM crops to seek damages.
In India - Annul Pact With Monstanto, Demand Farmers' Groups
World  (tags: corruption, ethics, farming, freedoms, genetic engineering, GMO crops, government, Human Rights, India, Monsanto, news )

Kathy
- 1323 days ago - thehindu.com
Farmer groups here on Wednesday called upon an expert committee appointed by the Rajasthan Government to recommend annulment of a controversial agreement signed with the US-based multinational biotechnology company Monstanto in July last year for...
I Support NOAH Uganda/No to GMO Maize Testing
World  (tags: abuse, culture, dishonesty, environment, ethics, family, health, rights, society, women, africa, world, farming, GMO, Monsanto )

Kathy
- 1415 days ago - ipetitions.com
The most alarming report out of Uganda in recent days is the proposed genetically modified testing of maize by Monsanto. To date, neither the Uganda Ministry of Agriculture nor the government of Uganda has responded to this report.
GM Fish Not Just a US Issue: Cross-Border Development Violates Cartagena Protocol
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, ethics, GE fish, Frankenfish )

Kathy
- 1469 days ago - foodfreedom.wordpress.com
What's happening with the FDA's GM salmon approval is very disturbing, not least because this is an issue that has global implications, so it should not just be a US decision. It clearly involves the cross-border movement of Living Modified Organisms...
Monsanto, S 510, and the Trojan Horse of Bull Semen
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, terrorism, Genetic Engineering, Monsanto, food freedom )

Kathy
- 1476 days ago - foodfreedom.wordpress.com
Where should politically aware people be looking? At the unfathomed power grabs occurring around "food safety" and around vaccines.
Monsanto Uprooted
World  (tags: europe, GoodNews, Monsanto, GMO seed ban )

Kathy
- 1482 days ago - organicconsumers.org
Germany has banned the cultivation of GM corn, claiming that MON 810 is dangerous for the environment. But that argument might not stand up in court and Berlin could face fines totalling millions of euros if American multinational Monsanto decides to...
Uzbek Women Accuse State of Mass Sterilizations
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, ethics, freedoms, humanrights, asia )

Kathy
- 1525 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
The 24-year-old housewife had a cesarean section in March and gave birth to Ibrohim, a premature boy who died three days later. Then came a further devastating blow: She learned that the surgeon had removed part of her uterus during the operation...
 
 
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