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Carving Up Africa - Aid Donors and Agribusiness Plot the Great Seed Privatization
World  (tags: Africa, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, biodiversity, corporate takeover )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - theecologist.org
A secretive conference, co-organised by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), one of the world's largest donors, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) took place in London on Monday this week.
TTIP: Regulatory Cooperation - a Threat to Democracy   video
World  (tags: corruption, crime, ethics, europe, freedoms, government, HumanRights, politics, usa, world )

Kathy
- 60 days ago - youtube.com
Video on regulatory cooperation in the TTIP negotiations, a joint project of SumOfUs, Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO), LobbyControl, Seattle to Brussels Network and Campact.
Make Ecocide An International Crime Against Peace
World  (tags: crime, ecocide, ethics, government, HumanRights, environment, pollution, society, world )

Kathy
- 170 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
To world leaders: "As concerned citizens of a fragile planet, we call on you to back an international law of Ecocide. We call on you to make ecocide the 5th International Crime Against Peace. Life on Earth as it is now cannot survive if we continue to...
What Every Politician Should Know About GMOs - But Hardly Any of Them Does
World  (tags: conflict, ethics, europe, freedoms, genetic engineering, government, HumanRights, politics, society, usa, world )

Kathy
- 184 days ago - gmeducation.org
On both sides of the Atlantic citizens are increasingly concerned about the use of GMOs in farming and food production but their questions and objections are continually ignored by governments and politicians.
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
- 193 days 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
- 584 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
- 956 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
- 1481 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
- 1516 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
- 1607 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.
 
 
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