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WHO had asked India to ban toxin that killed children

July 25th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/07/25/us-india-poisoning-monocrotophos-idUSBRE96O0Y620130725

Pesticide that killed 23 Indian schoolchildren is nerve poison banned by many countries. Early as 2009, the United Nations urged India to ban pesticide monocrotophos said to be cause of the poisoning. Pesticide containers not thrown away after use, recycled used for storing water, food.

WHO had asked India to ban toxin that killed children

July 25th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/07/25/us-india-poisoning-monocrotophos-idUSBRE96O0Y620130725

Pesticide that killed 23 Indian schoolchildren is nerve poison banned by many countries. Early as 2009, the United Nations urged India to ban pesticide monocrotophos said to be cause of the poisoning. Pesticide containers not thrown away after use, recycled used for storing water, food.

Second-Largest Dutch City Bans Monsanto’s Roundup Herbicide

July 25th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/second-largest-dutch-city-bans-monsantos-roundup/

Dutch city Rotterdam disagree. Their efforts, which began with a petition, have led to a “green initiative” in their city including the banning of Roundup, Monsanto’s flagship product. Roundup (glyphosate) is a dangerous pesticide that is used all over the world.

Common Airliner Parts Now Admitted To Be Laced With Uranium

July 25th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://intellihub.com/2013/07/25/common-airliner-parts-now-admitted-to-be-laced-with-uranium/

Miami-Dade’s Fire Rescue spokesman Lt. Arnold Piedrahita, admitted to press aircraft “counterbalances made with radioactive uranium. The local press went on to downplay the severity of the finding. Boing Corporation expressed concerns about certain aircraft parts containing radioactive materials

Halliburton pleads guilty to destroying Gulf oil spill evidence

July 25th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Economic, Politics, Science

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/07/25/halliburton-pleads-guilty-to-destroying-gulf-oil-spill-evidence/

Halliburton Co has agreed to plead guilty to destroying evidence related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill,will pay maximum possible statutory fine, U.S. Department of Justice said.Halliburton also made a voluntary $55 million payment to the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

What do Pesticides, Herbicides and Antibiotics have in Common?

July 25th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://www.naturalblaze.com/2013/07/what-do-pesticides-herbicides-and.html

slow-motion catastrophes are antibiotic-resistant pathogenic bacteria – termed 'superbugs' pesticide-resistant pests – also called 'superbugs' herbicide-resistant weedstermed 'superweeds'All are the of application of synthetic toxicity within nature in attempt to work outside nature's normal processes

War against Iran, Iraq AND Syria?

July 24th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Middle East, Economic, Politics

Link: http://www.a-w-i-p.com/index.php/2013/07/24/war-against-iran-iraq-and

US$10 billion, 6,000 kilometer pipeline is set to start in Iran's South Pars gas field (the largest in the world, shared with Qatar), and run via Iraq, Syria and ultimately to Lebanon. Then it could go under the Mediterranean to Greece and beyond;

GM crops: campaigners in Ghana accuse US of pushing modified food

July 24th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Science

Link: http://www.guardian.co.uk/global-development/2013/jul/24/gm-crops-ghana-us-genetically-modified-food

US government involved in Ghana's 2011 Biosafety Act, provided framework for introduction of GM foods. US aid department gave assistance,Opponents pointed to companies that sell GM seeds, don't self-pollinate,compelling farmers to buy seeds, pesticides, herbicides from same companies each year,.

High radiation levels found near area where steam spotted at Fukushima plant

July 24th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://ajw.asahi.com/article/0311disaster/fukushima/AJ201307240036

The Nuclear Regulation Authority, the government's nuclear industry watchdog, instructed TEPCO to investigate further.Workers unable to approach fifth floor of No.3 reactor building due to high levels of radiation following an explosion after the March 11, 2011, Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami.

Spain’s solar industry to collapse as govt introduces draconian profit caps

July 24th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Science

Link: http://rt.com/business/spain-solar-energy-bankruptcy-451/

Spain’s solar industry, is edging toward bankruptcy. Producers say they’ll be unable to repay credits after the government’s decision to cut subsidies. levies on solar energy so high many households will have to pay more for the electricity they generate themselves than they would for regular grid power.

Some non-organic foods contain upwards of 180 times the fluoride level of tap water, says expert

July 24th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://whatreallyhappened.com/

Citrus fruits potatoes,Raisins,cereals, grapes, apples, and cranberries.Worst offender is iceberg lettuce,

A Song Of Ice And Fire: Wildfires Force ‘Unprecedented’ Changes In Warming Subarctic Forests

July 23rd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science

Link: http://thinkprogress.org/climate/issue/

new study has found that the boreal forests just south of the Arctic Circle are experiencing a higher frequency of wildfires today than at any point in the last 10,000 years.clear link between humans inducing a warmer climate and increased forest burning

In Hot Water: Ocean Heat Content Continues To Soar

July 23rd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science

Link: http://thinkprogress.org/climate/issue/

Some 90% of total global warming goes into heating the oceans. NOAA has several charts showing oceans are rapidly heating, just as climate scientists predicted.climatologists predict a looming climate shift

Depleted uranium used by US forces blamed for birth defects and cancer in Iraq

July 23rd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Zionism, Middle East, War, Science, Iraq, Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/iraq-depleted-uranium-health-394/

US military’s use of depleted uranium in Iraq has led to a sharp increase in Leukemia and birth defects in the city of Najaf – and panicked residents are fearing for their health. Cancer is now more common than the flu. only source of uranium in Iraq was used by American-led forces.

Have GMOs and Pesticides Become Instant Killers?

July 22nd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://zen-haven.com/have-gmos-and-pesticides-become-instant-killers/

22 children in India died as result of eating school lunchs, with genetically-modified (GM) soybeans, pesticide chemical residues.Cooking oil tainted with toxic crop insecticides.Parents began rioting in the streets and demanding answers.Part of a U.K.-based government meal program.

PepsiCo’s Naked Juices Have to Drop ‘All Natural’ Label After $9 Million Class Action Lawsuit

July 22nd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/pepsicos-naked-juices-drop-all-natural-label-9-million-lawsuit/

, PepsiCo has recently agreed to settle out of court for $9 million over a class action lawsuit that claimed ‘natural’ and ‘non-GMO’ on their bottles was misleading since they are made with GMO ingredients, as well as synthetic and ‘unnatural’ items.

EPA to Increase Allowable Glyphosate (Chemical in Monsanto’s Herbicides) in U.S. Food Crops

July 22nd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/epa-increase-allowable-glyphosate-u-s-food-supply/

Allowable glyphosate in oilseed crops including flax, soybeans, and canola, would be increased from 20 parts per million (ppm) to 40 ppm—over 100,000 times the amount needed to induce breast cancer cells. also increasing limits on allowable glyphosate in food crops, from 200 ppm to 6,000 ppm.

July 22nd, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Science

U.S. has geopolitical,economic interests in the Arctic. New national strategy to advance their ambitions. Danger of militarization of the Arctic. Aggressive agenda for the exploitation of Arctic oil, gas and mineral reserves. U.S. plans to shift additional missiles to Alaska aimed at control over Arctic resources.

Scientists issue new warnings for cancer risk due to high levels of arsenic in rice

July 22nd, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/07/22/scientists-issue-new-warnings-for-cancer-risk-due-to-high-levels-of-arsenic-in-rice/

Rice tainted with high levels of arsenic linked to genetic damage heightens risk of cancer,first time link between consumption or arsenic-bearing rice and genetic damage has been demonstrated,” said David Polya professor at Manchester’s School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences,

FDA Finally Admits Chicken Meat Contains Cancer-Causing Arsenic

July 21st, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://intellihub.com/2013/07/21/fda-finally-admits-chicken-meat-contains-cancer-causing-arsenic/

arsenic added to the chicken feed ends up in the chicken meat company making the Roxarsone chicken feed is a subsidiary of Pfizer FDA recently conducted an armed raid in an elderberry juice manufacturer, accusing it of the “crime” of selling “unapproved drugs.”

Italy to Ban Monsanto GMO Corn with 80% Public Support

July 21st, 2013
Categories: Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/italy-ban-monsanto-gmo-corn-mon810-maize-80-percent-public-support/

The agricultural ministry rightfully addressed one of many problems with Monsanto’s GMO crops, stating that they have a ‘negative impact on biodiversity.’ The ban was also signed by the health and environment ministries.

Millions Against Monsanto: On the Road to Victory

July 19th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://truth-out.org/opinion/item/17666-millions-against-monsanto-on-the-road-to-victory

Monsanto most hated corporation in the world. global demand for non-GMO organic foods increasing.20 percent of GMOs grown worldwide go into human food. 80 percent in animal feed, cotton, biofuels, body care products,nutritional supplements.

Former Mobil VP Warns of Fracking and Climate Change

July 19th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://truth-out.org/news/item/17605-former-mobil-vp-warns-of-fracking-and-climate-change

if you do hundreds of thousands of wells, there's a good chance you're going to have a lot of methane coming up Something has to wake up the general public. It will either be education from the environmental movements or some kind of climate disaster that no one can ignore.

Monsanto to withdraw EU approval requests for new GMO crops

July 19th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/07/17/us-eu-monsanto-gmos-idUSBRE96G16R20130717

- Monsanto Co said on Wednesday it will withdraw all pending approval requests to grow new types of genetically modified crops in the European Union, due to the lack of commercial prospects for cultivation there.

UK Government Unveils World's 'Most Generous' Tax Breaks for Fracking

July 19th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Economic, Science, Health

Link: http://rinf.com/alt-news/breaking-news/uk-government-unveils-worlds-most-generous-tax-breaks-for-fracking/51729/

Fracked gas has yet to be produced in the UK, though exploratory drills are underway.The new tax rate would chop the current rate in half, as “shale gas producers will pay just 30 per cent tax on their profits, compared to the 62 per cent that the oil and gas industry has traditionally paid,

CDC: Simian Virus 40 Was ‘Only Found In Monkeys’ Before It Was Found Cancer Causing Polio Vaccines

July 19th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://intellihub.com/2013/07/18/simian-virus-40-was-only-found-in-monkeys-before-it-was-found-cancer-causing-polio-vaccines/

The Simian Virus 40 (SV40) was introduced to humans through the polio vaccine in the 60′s causing a majority of cancers throughout the United States today.

Greenpeace Tells the FDA: Stop Misleading the Public About GMOs

July 19th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/greenpeace-tells-fda-stop-misleading-public-about-gmos/

Greenpeace is speaking up for the general public, by telling the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that they have no right to claim that GMOs are safe for Americans, or anyone else

Monsanto’s Patent Appeal Rejected by Indian Government, Saving Farmers, Food and Lives

July 18th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Health

Link: http://www.wakingtimes.com/2013/07/16/monsantos-patent-appeal-rejected-by-indian-government-saving-farmers-food-and-lives/

Monsanto got more than a slap on the wrist from the Indian government – they were delivered two fat rejections – one from the patent appeals court and another rejection that was upheld by the Intellectual Property Appellate Board.

1,000,000Bq/m3 of all β nuclides detected in seawater of reactor3 screen/Highest ever, 14 times much as 1 week ago

July 17th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/07/highest-reading-of-tritium-detected-in-seawater-of-reactor3-screen/

Tepco, measured 1,000,000 Bq/m3 of all β nuclides from seawater.Highest reading in seawater. Sampling date7/15/2013. Location reactor3 screen ). All β nuclides include Strontium-90. was 72,000 Bq/m3. Density increased 13.7in week.Tepco didn’t announce contaminated groundwater flowed to sea.

UN struggles to feed millions of Syrians

July 17th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Health

Link: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-3460_162-57594005/un-struggles-to-feed-millions-of-syrians/

An estimated 5,000 Syrians are dying every month and 6,000 refugees are fleeing the country every day.We have gotten to the stage where people receive food from the World Food Program inside Syria or they don't eat.Humanitarian outreach limited by fighting, massive logistics operation.

Reuters Exposed: Publication Openly Hostile To Climate Coverage, Top Editor Doubts Climate Science

July 16th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014539598

David Fogarty, former Reuters climate change correspondent in Asia, came forward to describe hostility he faced inside the organization toward any climate-related story. According to Fogarty, “from 2012, I was repeatedly told that climate and environment stories were no longer a top priority for Reuters

Israel decries Polish ban on Kosher livestock slaughter

July 15th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Zionism, Middle East, Politics, Iran

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/07/15/israel-decries-polish-ban-on-kosher-livestock-slaughter/

The slaughter of animals for food ? a ritual among Jewish and Muslim communities ? has been banned in Poland since January 1 after a constitutional court ruled it was incompatible with animal rights law.“Israel is disappointed in the decision of the Polish parliament

Caribbean Launches New Tool to Deal with Climate Change

July 15th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Science

Link: http://www.ipsnews.net/2013/07/caribbean-launches-new-tool-to-deal-with-climate-change/

For years, Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) has called for greenhouse gas concentrations to be stabilised at below 350 ppm to ensure that their countries are not swallowed by rising seas.Now that our planet has achieved this milestone, the outlook is for more pronounced, and prolonged, climate change

US Military, Monsanto Targeting GMO Activists and Independent Scientists, New Investigation Alleges

July 15th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Science

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

newspaper in Germany alleges that Monsanto, the US Military and the US government have colluded to track and disrupt both anti-GMO activists and independent scientists who study the adverse effects of genetically modified food

Bee Keepers Unite Against EPA and FDA over Approval of Toxic Bee-Killing Neonicotinoid

July 14th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/bee-keepers-unite-against-epa-fda-approval-sulfoxaflor/

National Beekeeping organizations and the National Honey Bee Advisory Board have joined forces to protect bee keepers and the food supply in an appeal against the EPA for its approval of a highly toxic pesticide called Sulfoxaflor

People power: Сhina shelves plans for $6bn nuclear plant after wave of protest

July 14th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Politics, Science

Link: http://rt.com/news/china-protest-nuclear-plant-058/

Chinese government says it will ‘respect public opinion’ and scrap a planned $6 billion nuclear processing plant in the southern province of Guandong after hundreds of protesters took to the streets to voice opposition to the project.

Farmer Sues Monsanto After Finding GM Wheat in Traditional Crop

July 13th, 2013
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/farmer-sues-monsanto-after-finding-gm-wheat-in-traditional-crop/

Monsanto says they are not responsible or legally liable when their unapproved GM-wheat makes its way into farmland. GM crops are invasive and experts warn that their take-over is inevitable. GM-flax and rice have both been found in countries where they are not approved for production or consumption.

Syrian Army seizes Massive Chemical Stockpile from Insurgents. Enough to Wipe Out Entire Country

July 10th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Middle East, War, Science

Link: http://www.fromthetrenchesworldreport.com/syrian-army-seizes-massive-chemical-stockpile-from-insurgents-enough-to-wipe-out-entire-country/50283

Russian UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin provides Expert Report on Chemical Weapons Use to UN Secretary General Ban Kyi-moon. Khan al-Assal Chemical Weapons Use by Insurgents, Not Syrian Armed Forces.

GOP Push To Split Farm Bill Leaves Food Stamps Vulnerable To Severe Cuts

July 10th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, Economic, Politics, Health

Link: http://thinkprogress.org/

A House Republican scheme to strip food stamp funding out of the farm bill would lead to the program being weakened or even outright dismantled. GOP having trouble finding the votes to support a split farm bill so far, but the tens of millions of Americans who rely on food stamps would be at risk.

The Final Stand: Grassroots Movement Against Monsanto Explodes

July 9th, 2013
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/grassroots-movement-against-monsanto-explodes/

Citizens around the world taking the fight online in the Monsanto Video Revolt grassroots movement.Scheduled to officially take place on July 24th,(connect on Facebook to get the word out

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