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Video: 200 Organizations Ask President to Honor Pledge to Label GMOs

March 13th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/video-obamas-campaign-pledge-label-gmos-200-organizations-ask-president-honor-promise-letter/

Obama promised in his 2007 campaign to label GMOs, has yet to follow through. Now, over 200 anti-GMO groups are pressuring Obama to act. 20 states considering GE labeling. FDA has ability to require food industry to label foods as genetically modified, but do not, require labeling of 3000 food ingredients.

What You Should Know About the Hemp Amendment, Even if You Don’t Use Marijuana

March 13th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/know-hemp-amendment-even-dont-use-marijuana/

industrial hemp in competition with petrochemical companies, textile and logging industries, pharmaceutical companies. Can be grown more easily than cotton with less water and less pesticide. Hemp isn’t marijuana; it comes from a different strain of the plant.

Chad struggles with refugee influx from restive CAR

March 12th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, World, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/03/12/354321/chad-struggles-to-cope-with-car-refugees/

Chad is struggling to manage the influx of refugees from the Central African Republic (CAR) as its resources are limited. The Chadian government is sheltering more than 80,000 refugees from the CAR in transit centers across the country. Many suffering severe malnutrition with no shelter.

UN Report Calls For Radical, Democratic Food System

March 11th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/UN_Report_Calls_For_Radical%2C_Democratic_Food_System/33569/0/0/0/Y/M.html

United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to food; current global food system needs to be "radically" and "democratically" changed to alleviate global hunger over profits of monopolized industrialization, pesticide-heavy agribusiness corporations. System led to loss in biodiversity, soil erosion, pollution.

Duke Energy CEO: Customers will foot bill to clean up toxic coal lagoons

March 11th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/usa/coal-toxic-duke-energy-982/

State Utilities Commission will have final say on whether Duke’s 3.2 million customers will foot the bill for $1 billion effort, households to pay between 75 cents a month for 15 years. Coal ash is waste left after burning coal that contains over a dozen toxic heavy metals; arsenic, mercury, lead.

.3 years on: Contaminated Fukushima water may be dumped as problems mount -Video

March 11th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/fukushima-contaminated-water-cleanup-066/

As the larger cleanup effort continues and storage space for the Contaminated water is rapidly running out, scientists suggest dumping it into the Pacific Ocean. Four hundred and thirty-six tons of contaminated water is stored in 1,200 tanks. Storing the massive amounts of water in tanks is not sustainable.

Brazilian Activists Fight to Terminate GMO Terminator Seeds

March 11th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/brazilian-activists-try-terminate-gmo-terminator-seeds/

Congress is proposing a bill – No. 268/2007, that would allow exemptions on a current GMO ban, which restricts terminator technology in the country. This would then allow these seeds to cross-contaminate organic crops. ‘Terminator’ or ‘suicide’ seeds are planned to die in one year

Thousands hit Tokyo streets in anti-nuke protest (PHOTOS)

March 10th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/japan-fukushima-nuclear-protest-790/

Tens of thousands rallied in the country’s capital Sunday to protest against the nuclear industry and speak out against the government’s plans to resume nuke energy production to power the economy. Today, there is no electricity flowing in Japan that is made at nuclear plants.

80,000 Palestinians left without water: Report

March 9th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, World, Zionism, Middle East, Politics, Police State, Science

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/03/09/353877/80000-palestinians-left-without-water/

80,000 Palestinians in East al-Quds (Jerusalem) have been without water for more than three days. Israeli water company Gihon: reason for the cut in water supplies is the water infrastructure.

Pesticides Destroy Bees’ Ability to Carry Pollen, Protein

March 9th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/pesticides-deprive-bees-pollen-protein/

Pollen crucial to health of bees. Bees crucial to the health of plants, therefore humans. Research shows commonly–used pesticides destroying bees’ ability to carry pollen, their only source of protein 75% of world’s crops require pollination by insects. Bees the biggest pollinators, bee populations are falling.

Target Consumers: UK Grocer CEO Says People can be Convinced GMO is O.K.

March 9th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/uk-grocer-ceo-says-people-can-convinced-gmo-o-k/

. Justin King, chief executive officer of UK grocer J Sainsbury Plc, says that ‘most people aren’t against GMO,’ but that they just need to be convinced genetically modified and transgenic crops are good for them. Significant minority vocally and vehemently against it, vast majority tcould be persuaded.

Cops Called on Homeless Jesus Statue Because “He Could Have Been a Threat to the Neighborhood” -Video

March 7th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, Economic, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.federaljack.com/cops-called-on-homeless-jesus-statue-because-he-could-have-been-a-threat-to-the-neighborhood/

A woman saw what she thought was a homeless man sleeping on a bench outside of a church called the police on him. The homeless man turned out to be a statue called Homeless Jesus. She said the statue is “inappropriate,” and that Jesus was not homeless.

U.S. Geological Survey confirms: Human activity caused 5.7 quake in Oklahoma

March 7th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/03/07/u-s-geological-survey-confirms-human-activity-caused-5-7-quake-in-oklahoma/

The USGS claims that the magnitude 5.0 earthquake triggered by waste-water injection the previous day “trigger[ed] a cascade of earthquakes, including a larger one, [which] has important implications for reducing the seismic risk from waste-water injection.”

Huge tract of Australia faces ‘biggest ever drought’

March 7th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/03/07/huge-tract-of-australia-faces-biggest-ever-drought/

The Australian state of Queensland in most widespread drought ever, 80 percent of its territory after a failed wet season. Australia is famous for its droughts and flooding rains. Queensland is nearly seven times the size of Britain, with an area of 1.7 million square kilometres (656,000 square miles).

Gazprom Threatens to Disrupt Gas Supplies to Europe

March 6th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, World, War, Politics, Science

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Gazprom_Threatens_to_Disrupt_Gas_Supplies_to_Europe/33430/0/0/0/Y/M.html

As U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and European Union leaders threaten harsh economic sanctions could be imposed on Russia for its intervention in Ukraine, Russian state-controlled natural gas giant Gazprom threatened to disrupt gas supplies to Europe, turning Ukraine crisis into possible trade war.

Boulder Brands CEO Says 43% of Customers Want Non-GMO Food

March 6th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/boulder-brands-ceo-says-43-customers-want-non-gmo-food/

Smart Balance will remove genetically modified organisms from their butters and spreads, follows the precedent set by General Mills to remove GMOs from one of its main cereals: Cheerios. o 80% of processed foods in the US contain genetically modified organisms.

New Yorkers Push Hard for Lawmakers to Pass Medical Marijuana Act

March 6th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/new-yorkers-push-lawmakers-pass-medical-marijuana-act/

Medical pot legislation thus far been curbed by the state Senate. People across the country leaving their states where marijuana treatment is unobtainable and punishable by arrest in order to seek out the best possible natural medicine that money can buy, known as “marijuana refugees.

Researchers blame climate change for helping malaria gain ground worldwide

March 6th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Science, Health

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/03/06/researchers-blame-climate-change-for-helping-malaria-gain-ground-worldwide/

Malaria is on the march to higher elevations as temperatures warm due to climate change, a trend that could increase the number of people sickened by the disease, researchers said Thursday. Study in U.S. journal Science based on records from highland regions of Ethiopia and Colombia,

Scientists dig up giant virus more than 30,000 years old in Siberia

March 5th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/05/world/europe/siberia-giant-virus-discovered/index.html?hpt=hp_t2

Scientists have unearthed a giant virus more than 30,000 years old from the frozen soil in a remote region of Siberia. Ancient virus harmless to people, scientists warn thawing of permafrost in polar regions, as a result of either climate change or mining, could bring threats to human health.

Paul Ryan stuns CNN host: Keystone pipeline will solve Russia’s Ukraine invasion -Video

March 5th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, War, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/03/05/paul-ryan-stuns-cnn-host-keystone-pipeline-will-solve-russias-ukraine-invasion/

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) shocked CNN host Kate Bolduan on Wednesday when he asserted that Congress and President Barack Obama could solve the crisis in Ukraine by approving the Keystone XL pipeline, should move forward on natural gas exports very quickly.

Exposing Monsanto’s RoundUp and Glyphosate: Human Blood is Not ‘RoundUp Ready’

March 5th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/human-blood-round-ready/

Small amounts of glyphosate can cause cancer, inhibit proper endocrine function, cause birth defects, and inflict infertility upon unsuspecting women. Rats fed Monsanto’s maize developed massive breast tumors. EPA has proposed to hike allowable limits of glyphosate in GMO crops and in animal feed.

Groundbreaking Legal Action Filed to Protect US Wildlife, Forests from GMOs, Pesticides

March 5th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/groundbreaking-legal-action-filed-protect-us-wildlife-forests-gmos-neonicotinoid-pesticides/

Center for Food Safety (CFS) has formally filed a legal challenge demanding that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) protect our wildlife and their habitat by banning the use of GMOs and neonicotinoid pesticides in National Wildlife Refuges, the sanctuary for trees, plants, flowers, and animals.

Major Grocery Stores Announce Refusal of GMO Salmon, Despite FDA Ruling it ‘Safe’

March 5th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/kroger-safeway-refuse-gmo-salmon-despite-fda-ruling-safes/

Kroger and Safeway, two of the largest grocery store companies in the US have agreed not to sell genetically modified salmon rejecting GM AquAdvantage® salmon. Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, and Target have also pledged to refuse to sell genetically engineered salmon.

Russia allowed to have 25,000 troops in Crimea since 1999... & other facts you may not know

March 5th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, World, War, Economic, Politics

Link: http://rt.com/news/russian-troops-crimea-ukraine-816/

Russian soldiers in Ukraine since late 1990s in accordance with a Kiev-Moscow agreement, stationed in Crimea over a decade. Moscow annually writes off $97.75 million of Kiev’s debt for right to use Ukrainian waters, radio frequency resources, environmental impact caused by Black Sea Fleet operations.

Legalizing cannabis poses grave danger - UN

March 5th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/cannabis-legalize-international-drugs-792/

International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) called changes to cannabis laws in Uruguay, US a ‘very grave danger to public health, medical cannabis in Colorado led to increase in cannabis-related treatment admissions, car accidents where the drivers were under the influence of marijuana

Ginger: Over 14 Bio-Active Compounds to Fight Numerous Diseases, Including Cancer

March 4th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/ginger-14-bio-active-compounds-kill-numerous-diseases-including-cancer/

Same family as cardomom, turmeric, ginger used as a culinary spice for centuries, medicinal qualities, over 14 bio-active compounds slow aging, stop Osteoperosis, reduce arthritis, kill ovarian, lung, gastric, and leukemia cancer cells, protect against radiation, prevent blood clotting, heart attacks.

Biotech is Creating GMO Human Babies: What Could Possibly go Wrong?

March 4th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/gmo-human-babies-new-slave-race/

It is called transhumanism and scientists in the UK and US have already submitted proposals to legally create GMO babies. Actually, GMO human embryos have already been created. FDA say they are worried that not enough testing had been done on animals or in vivo to start creating GMO babies.

WATCH: Comcast approves first network medical marijuana ad -Video

March 4th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Economic, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/03/04/watch-comcast-approves-first-network-medical-marijuana-ad/

The ad for MarijuanaDoctors.com, which bills itself as a service through which residents in states that have legalized the use of medical marijuana can find certified providers, began airing on Monday in New Jersey and Chicago, and has been seen on networks including AMC, Comedy Central, ESPN and Fox.

Trade War: Gazprom Threatens to Disrupt Gas Supplies to Europe

March 3rd, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Trade_War%3A_Gazprom_Threatens_to_Disrupt_Gas_Supplies_to_Europe/33331/0/0/0/Y/M.html

Gazprom: “Simmering political tensions in Ukraine,aggravated by inadequate economic conditions, may cause disruptions of gas supplies to Europe. Could cancel gas supply discount for Ukraine. Overdue debt; $1.5 billion for last year’s supplies, current deliveries. Ukraine asked Russia for deferral of payments.

Legal marijuana grower readies for two-year federal prison sentence

March 3rd, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Health

Link: http://rt.com/usa/duncan-marijuana-prison-sentence-617/

California man plans to turn himself into law enforcement on Monday afternoon and begin serving a two year prison sentence that he says was handed down “for working at a pot shop that was legal in my state. Feds wanting to make an example.

Will Russia Ban GMOs? 80% of Citizens Oppose GMO Creations

March 3rd, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/false-flagging-olympics-russia-gmo-refusal/

Voice of Russia (VoR): 80% of Russian citizens want to ban GMOs. Legislative bill proposed by United Russia Party would make cultivating GMO seed illegal. Currently no GM crops grown in Russia. Russians understand this technology can bankrupt farmers, poison people, and ruin the ecosystem.

Minnesota Law Enforcement Could Stop Medical Pot Law

March 3rd, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/minnesota-law-enforcement-stop-medical-pot-law/

Governor Mark Dayton (D) willing to sign the bill only if law enforcement agencies in state support it. Legislative bodies are for creating laws, police there to enforce them. Could lessen chances of state receiving federal dollars to fight War on Drugs.

Plastic chemical found in nearly 500 foods sold in US

February 28th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/usa/azodicarbonamide-ada-chemical-foods-263/

500 foods sold in U S contain chemical plastics in synthetic leather yoga mats. Ball Park, Fleischman’s, Healthy Life, Jimmy Dean, Kroger, Little Debbie, Marie Callendar’s, Mother’s, Nature’s Own, Pillsbury, Roman Meal, Sara Lee, Safeway, Smucker’s, Sunbeam, Tyson, Wonder.

There is NO Peaceful Coexistence with GMO: USDA Just Doesn’t Get It

February 28th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Economic, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/peaceful-coexistence-gmo-usda-just-doesnt-get/

Genetically grown crops are completely unregulated, organic farmers have to pay thousands of dollars and undergo numerous tests to ensure that they are indeed providing organic food to the public. Organic farms and farmers at risk, super bugs or super weeds, or the desolation of entire colonies of bees and butterflies.

Lipsticks and Other Cosmetics Carry Toxic Risks for Women and Unborn Babies

February 28th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/lipsticks-cosmetics-carry-toxic-risks/

Millions of women around the world slather their faces daily with potentially dangerous toxins. nearly all tested brands contained traces of heavy metals, some exceed “safe” heavy metal limits set by Association of South East Asian Nations. Mercury, Lead, arsenic, barium, chromium, cadmium.

GMO Human Embryos Have Already Been Created

February 27th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Politics, Police State, Science, Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/GMO_Human_Embryos_Have_Already_Been_Created/33226/0/0/0/Y/M.html

US Food and Drug Administration held public meeting outlining creation of genetically modified humans. GMO embryos already created via in vitro experiments GMO techniques considered include manipulation at mitochondrial level to replace mutant DNA, methods that could create babies with three parents.

Medical marijuana workers start unionizing with government help

February 27th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Economic, Politics, Science, Health

Link: http://rt.com/usa/feds-defend-medical-marijuana-workers-062/

US labor board believes pot workers have the same rights as any other American employee. Complaints filed by the United Food and Commercial Workers union (UFCW) against a Maine marijuana dispensary called Wellness Collection of Maine, illegally spraying its marijuana plants with pesticides.

Toxic: Study Issues Warning on Food Packaging Dangers

February 26th, 2014
Categories: News, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/study-issues-warning-food-packaging-dangers/

Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health indicates the synthetic chemicals in our food packages could be doing long-term damage to our health. chemicals are used in food packaging—from the Bisphenol-A (BPA) that can disrupt your hormones to the formaldehyde, a known carcinogen.

FDA Considers Approving Genetically Modified Human Tech

February 25th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, Science, Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/FDA_Considers_Approving_Genetically_Modified_Human_Tech/33163/0/0/0/Y/M.html

Federal health regulators consider new fertilization technique that could create babies from DNA of three people, goal of preventing debilitating genetic diseases in children. Ethical questions, include whether government should sanction creation of genetically modified humans. Slippery slope to "designer babies,

Meteorite smashes into the Moon producing brightest flash of light ever seen from Earth

February 25th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Science

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/02/25/meteorite-smashes-into-the-moon-produces-brightest-flash-of-light-ever-seen-from-earth/

A meteorite as large as 4-1/2 feet in diameter smashed into the moon in September, producing the brightest flash of light ever seen from Earth, astronomers said this week. Similar size objects hit Earth daily, most destroyed as they plunge through atmosphere.

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