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Junk Food Palm Oil Production Leading to Massive Deforestation, Slave Labor, and Pollution

October 18th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/junk-food-conflict-palm-oil-deforestation-slave-labor/

Used in the production of chocolates, fried goods, and various other foods that need a cheap, smooth texture.Palm oil isn’t always produced in the most humane way. Much of it is linked to rainforest deforestation, slave labor, pollution, child labor, and the destruction of orangutan populations.

14-Year Old Blasts TV Host from Shark Tank for Remarks About GMO Foods

October 18th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://tv.naturalsociety.com/14-year-old-rachel-parent-blasts-tv-host-gmo-foods-remark/

She blasted him for his remark that people who oppose GMOs should “stop eating” so we can “get rid of them. Golden Rice was scrapped because it didn’t work, in order for the average 11-year-old boy to get enough Vitamin A from rice he would have to eat 27 bowls of rice per day. VIDEO

Has Fukushima Popped Your DNA's Cherry, Yet?

October 17th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Health

Link: http://olivebiodiesel.com/altnews/10242013.html

"I have not seen anyone die yet from Fukushima..." and "I don't know anyone who has gotten cancer..." Both of those idiot, ignoramus statements ignore the obvious. Let's digress...

Washington state sues lobbying group opposed to GMO food labeling effort

October 17th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/usa/washington-lawsuit-gmo-label-288/

Grocery Manufacturers of America(GMA) violated Washington state campaign finance law collecting, spending $7.2 million against ballot initiative-522, held in November, not disclosing individual donors. 522 requires labeling of (GMOs). Similar law rejected by California. Monsanto contributed $44 million.

Study: Flaxseeds can Reduce Primary Breast Cancer Risk by 18%

October 17th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/flax-benefits-reduce-breast-cancer-risk-18-percent/

Flaxseed has many powerful anti-cancer properties specific to women, hormones, prevention of breast cancer. New meta-analysis published in recent issue of Integrative Cancer Therapy, investigated more than 1,800 records from various academic sources all relating to breast cancer,effects of flax.

Walking an Economic Tightrope with No Safety Net

October 16th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Economic, Politics

Link: http://www.ipsnews.net/2013/10/walking-an-economic-tightrope-with-no-safety-net/

Richest one percent own 40 percent of global assets, bottom half one percent, inequality obstacle to development despite economic growth inequality rose every region, country. Factors: Income gaps, unequal access, gender, ethnicity, disability, legal, caste, skin colour, language, economic status.

Former Halliburton Manager Pleads Guilty To Destroying Evidence In Deepwater Horizon Disaster

October 16th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Science

Link: http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2013/10/16/2787471/halliburton-guilty-destroying-evidence-spill/

Anthony Badalamenti, a 62-year old former Halliburton manager, pleaded guilty yesterday to destroying evidence related to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster. He’s charged with one misdemeanor count, and faces a maximum of one year in prison and $100,000 in fines.

Ag-Gag’ Laws to Criminalize Activists Exposing Cruel Factory Farm Practices

October 16th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/ag-gag-laws-criminalize-activists-cruel-factory-farm-practices/

New laws, referred to as ”ag-gag” laws, seek to silence the people who would reveal what really goes on behind factory farm closed doors. The American Legislative Exchange Council described these whistleblowers as “militants” and “terrorists”, seeking to drum up emotional response to gain support.ok

Study Proves Sustainable Farms, Organic Farming Beats Factory Farms

October 15th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/study-sustainable-organic-farm-livestock-better-factory-farms/

Sustainable livestock care outperforms that of factory farms. “Consumers demanding sustainable, ethically sourced food, production without negative impacts on animal welfare, environment and livelihood of poor producers, added benefit of increased production in the long term.”

30,000 may carry human form of mad cow

October 15th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://thechart.blogs.cnn.com/2013/10/15/30000-may-carry-human-form-of-mad-cow/?hpt=hp_bn13

Up to 30,000 people in Britain may be silent carriers of the human form of mad cow disease, according to new research published Tuesday.Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (vCJD) is the human form of the fatal brain-wasting disease found in cows called bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)

Study: Non-hallucinogenic Cannabinoids are Effective Anti-Cancer Drugs

October 14th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.naturalblaze.com/2013/10/study-cannabinoids-are-anti-cancer-drugs.html

St George’s, University of London: New research has shown that the non-hallucinogenic components of cannabis could act as effective anti-cancer agents. anti-cancer properties of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the primary hallucinogenic component of cannabis, has been recognised for many years.

These Vegetables Can Protect You From Fukushima Radiation

October 14th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.naturalblaze.com/2013/10/natural-radiation-protection.html

Georgetown University Medical Center: compound, DIM (3,3'-diindolylmethane found to have cancer preventive properties, derived from cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli protected mice from lethal doses of radiation. Shown to be safe for humans, may protect during radiation therapy, exposure.

How Monsanto Is Planning To Profit From Climate Change

October 13th, 2013
Categories: Nature, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/How_Monsanto_Is_Planning_To_Profit_From_Climate_Change/29545/0/38/38/Y/M.html

Data to help farmers grow crops in a changing climate. Climate Corporation, which Monsanto is acquiring, sells detailed weather and soil information to “help…manage and adapt to climate change.” Monsanto thinks the ag data business will be a $20-billion market

Girl Scouts and Girl Guides take on GMO cookies

October 13th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Economic, Science, Health

Link: http://www.activistpost.com/2013/10/girl-scouts-and-girl-guides-take-on-gmo.html

Alicia Serratos, Orange County, California started petition to get Girl Scouts of the USA to sell GMO-free cookies. gathered over 10,000 signatures. Maya Fischer, Victoria, British Columbia,repeated the petition for Girl Guides of Canada. Already she has nearly 30,000 signatures. VIDEO

Japan Professors: A worst case scenario at Fukushima, nuclear rods melted and went through reactor floors; Contamination is impacting rest of world; Likely that entire Pacific will be affected — Farmer: Gov’t doesn’t have any idea about status of fuel (VI

October 13th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://enenews.com/japan-professors-worst-case-scenario-fukushima-nuclear-rods-melted-reactor-floors-contamination-affecting-rest-world-impact-be-fully-revealed-entire-pacific-will-be-affected-farmer-govt-idea-about

Radioactive isotopes released from Fukushima were later detected in North America and other regions in the world. long-term impact of the nuclear crisis to Japan, the Asia-Pacific region, and the entire world is still not fully revealed. Contamination affecting the world through atmospheric circulation.

'No Monsanto!': World marches against GMO food

October 13th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/monsanto-march-berlin-protest-115/

Thousands took to streets across the world’s cities on Saturday to protest the use of GMO products, with Giant Monsanto being the main target. Over 50 countries have been taking part in the march for world food day, and across 47 different US states. call for boycott of(GMOs) harmful agro-chemicals,”

5.0 earthquake strikes not far from Fukushima

October 11th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Science

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/5.0_earthquake_strikes_not_far_from_Fukushima/29520/0/38/38/Y/M.html

A 5.0-magnitute earthquake has struck near the east coast of Japan not far from Fukushima nuclear plant.The tremor hit 18 kilometers southeast of the city of Hitachi and 125 kilometers northeast of Tokyo, at a depth of about 50 kilometers. The epicenter is some 150 kilometers from the Fukushima.

Argentina Blindly Exploiting Groundwater, Scientists Warn

October 10th, 2013
Categories: Nature, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://www.ipsnews.net/2013/10/argentina-blindly-exploiting-groundwater-scientists-warn/

Danger groundwater reserves become contaminated with agrochemicals, industrial waste,wastewater, exploited beyond their recharge capacity. If extracted without limits, it could run out,happening in Mendoza. No accurate measurements, statistics on Argentina’s groundwater reserves.

Conserve Water or Perish, Warns U.N. Chief

October 10th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://www.ipsnews.net/2013/10/conserve-water-or-perish-warns-u-n-chief/

17 years from now, half the global population could be facing water scarcity, demand outstripping supply 40 percent. U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon: “We must address unsustainable use,” 768 million people are without safe drinking water and over 2.5 billion without adequate sanitation.

Fukushima radiation levels hit 2-year high

October 10th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/fukushima-radiation-japan-nuclear-974/

Seawater at Japan’s damaged Fukushima Daiichi reactors registered radiation levels on Wednesday 13 times the previous day’s reading. TEPCO spokesman: spike caused by construction work near No. 2 building. Japan: no environmental threat to other countries as radiation will be diluted by the sea.

Shift to a new climate likely by mid-century

October 10th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Science

Link: http://www.toledoblade.com/World/2013/10/09/Shift-to-a-new-climate-likely-by-mid-century.html

OSLO -- Billions of people could be living in regions where temperatures are hotter than their historical ranges by mid-century, creating “new normal”, could force profound changes on nature and society.Unprecedented climates will occur earliest in the tropics and among low-income countries.

3 Ways Monsanto Threatens Our Planet (And What To Do About It)

October 9th, 2013
Categories: Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/5-ways-monsanto-threatens-planet/

1 Global Genetic Contamination 2. Squelching Knowledge Through GM Labeling 3. Monsanto Controls Key Government Positions. Monsanto Video Revolt, we were able to reduce Monsanto’s stock while spreading the word. What it takes is you joining in the intellectual fight and spreading the word. VIDEO

Britain: Blackpool Considering Adding Fluoride to Milk for School Children

October 9th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Economic, Science, Health

Link: http://www.cryptogon.com/?p=37301

Dr Arif Rajpura, Blackpool’s director of public health said: “Ideally we would like fluoridised water to be provided so that everyone has access to it, but that seems to be off the cards at the moment, with cost being an issue.The next best thing is milk fluoridisation.

Popular fast-food chain to grow food 60 miles from Fukushima plant

October 9th, 2013
Categories: Nature, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/10/02/20784072-popular-fast-food-chain-to-grow-food-60-miles-from-fukushima-plant?lite

Japanese fast-food chain announced plans to grow rice,vegetables 60 miles from the Fukushima power plant. leaks prompted consumers to shun products from Fukushima once well-known for fruit, mushrooms, vegetables.Japan has strict food monitoring, says any products on market are safe.

Oregano – One of The Most Beneficial Spices For Our Health

October 8th, 2013
Categories: Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.wakingtimes.com/2013/10/07/oregano-one-beneficial-spices-health/

Wild oregano plant kills unwanted bacteria, fungus, yeast, parasites and viruses, powerful antihistamine.important culinary and medicinal herb that has been used in medicine and cooking for thousands of years. Effectively neutralize free radicals. antioxidants and anti-bacterial properties.

8 Foods Even The Experts Won’t Eat

October 8th, 2013
Categories: Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.wakingtimes.com/2013/10/08/8-foods-even-experts-wont-eat/

Methods of today’s food producers are neither clean nor sustainable. The result is damage to our health Canned Tomatoes, Corn-Fed Beef, Microwave Popcorn, Nonorganic Potatoes, Farmed Salmon, Milk Produced With Artificial Hormones,GMO Unfermented Soy, Conventional Apples

FDA to Withdraw Approvals of Arsenic in Animal Feed

October 8th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.undergroundhealth.com/fda-to-withdraw-approvals-of-arsenic-in-animal-feed/

Under threat of a lawsuit, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) responded to a nearly four-year-old petition, calling for the immediate withdrawal of the vast majority of arsenic-containing compounds used as feed additives for chickens, turkeys and hogs.will withdraw three of the four arsenicals .

GMO and Pesticide Dangerous Effects

October 7th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.activistpost.com/

GMO lies and propaganda are looked at with GMO OMG director Jeremy Seifert and we look at the trailer for the the film looking at the connection between Monsanto Roundup pesticide and cancerous lumps in lab rats. VIDEO

Fukushima employee accidentally switches off cooling pumps

October 7th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/fukushima-button-mistake-worker-834/

Nuclear Regulation Authority: The employee pushed a button turning off power to some of the systems in the four reactor buildings – by mistake. Japanese Prime Minister: the country would be grateful for any help from abroad to contain the crisis.Decomposition of facility to take decades.

Study: Monsanto’s Bt Crops Transform Non-Targeted, Benign Bugs into Major Pests

October 7th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/gm-crops-make-benign-bugs-major-pests/

Bacillus thuringiensis,the Bt toxin, genetically fused with food crops in effort to control damage from pests. New study suggests Bt crops could make things easier for other benign insects, turning them into the next threat.Could encourage predatory behavior in pests it was not designed to target.

How to Avoid GMO Foods

October 7th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/5-tips-how-to-avoid-gmo-foods-grocery-store/

Assume all non-organic corn, soy, cottonseed, and canola ingredients are GMO,Stay away from artificial sweeteners, Beware of “Invisible GM Ingredients,Choose certified organic dairy products, Don’t trust the produce stickers and PLU codes on fruits and vegetables.

Israelis destroy olive trees in WB: Palestinian farmer

October 5th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Zionism, Middle East, Economic

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2013/10/05/327710/israelis-destroy-olive-trees-in-wb/

A Palestinian farmer says Israeli settlers have destroyed nearly 130 olive trees in the occupied West Bank. It came as the Palestinian farmers are set to start the 40-day harvest of olive, which is regarded as the backbone of the Palestinian economy, trees uprooted and damaged.

33 of 55 Bluefin Tuna Off California Coast Radioactive

October 3rd, 2013
Categories: Nature, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://intellihub.com/2013/10/03/33-55-bluefin-tuna-california-radioactive/

Contaminated with radioactive Cesium 134, possibly from the previously decimated Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant which lies on the East coast of Japan reported NHK World. the radiation is accumulative,. According to the report “juvenile” tuna migrate from the waters of Japan over a 4 month period yearly.

New leaks reported at Japan's Fukushima plant

October 3rd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2013/10/03/327318/new-leaks-reported-at-fukushima-plant/

The operator of the plant, Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO), said on Thursday that Japanese technicians found the new leak of radioactive water in one of the storage tanks of the broken nuclear power station late on Wednesday, contaminated water may have flown into the Pacific Ocean.

Greenpeace activists charged with piracy over Russian oil rig protest

October 2nd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Politics

Link: http://rt.com/news/greenpeace-piracy-activists-624/

A Russian court has formally charged 14 of the 30 Greenpeace activists with piracy. They were arrested in Russia after staging a protest at an Arctic oil rig. The charges Greenpeace calls “extreme” carry a maximum penalty of up to 15 years in jail. The activists, come from 19 different nations.

Despite Thimerosal (Mercury) Ban Imposed By The FDA, 60 Percent of All Flu Vaccines Still Contain This Deadly Neurotoxin

October 1st, 2013
Categories: Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.wakingtimes.com/2013/10/01/despite-thimerosal-mercury-ban-imposed-fda-60-percent-flu-vaccines-still-contain-deadly-neurotoxin/

Thimerosal is a mercury-containing compound that is a known human carcinogen, mutagen, teratogen and immune-system disruptor some can have an anaphylactic shock reaction. and fetal toxin. 1999, public-health officials announced thimerosal be phased out, denied by manufacturers, continues.

Four tons of radioactive water spilled in accident at Fukushima nuclear plant

October 1st, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Four_tons_of_radioactive_water_spilled_in_accident_at_Fukushima_nuclear_plant/29279/0/38/38/Y/M.html

Workers were pumping rain water that was trapped in a concrete gutter into an empty 12-tonne tank that sat on open soil likely contaminating the soil and possibly groundwater.

Colombians Successfully Revolt Against Seed Control and Agricultural Tyranny

October 1st, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://www.wakingtimes.com/2013/10/01/colombians-successfully-revolt-against-seed-control-and-agricultural-tyranny/

Colombian government conceded to nationwide general strike. Three week long protests supported by thousands over agricultural law 9.70. Made it illegal to share, trade, or sell native seeds among farmers, prison terms, financial burden to small-scale cultivators, dependence on food monopolies.

Total GMO Ban To Be Considered By Russia Within Weeks

September 30th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Total_GMO_Ban_To_Be_Considered_By_Russia_Within_Weeks/29244/0/0/0/Y/M.html

Russia does not allow cultivation of GMOs for commercial purposes. Their regulatory agencies suspended import, use of American GM corn following study suggesting link to breast cancer, organ damage. Russian Prime Minister ordered agencies to consider ban on all GMO imports into Russia.

Senators Angle for Monsanto-Friendly FDA Voluntary GMO Labeling "Guidance"

September 30th, 2013
Categories: Nature, Environment, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Senators_Angle_for_Monsanto-Friendly_FDA_Voluntary_GMO_Labeling_%22Guidance%22/29248/0/0/0/Y/M.html

Once FDA finalizes its GMO labeling guidance, industry uses the FDA guidance to preempt state laws requiring mandatory labeling of GMOs. Currently, states have the right to enact GMO labeling laws precisely because the FDA has not formally ruled on GMO labeling.

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