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May 20, 2013 by Casey Danson
The debate over dropping junk food from the nation’s biggest nutrition program..
May 20, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
Back in December 2010, Wikileaks released thousands of cables between the US State Department..
Big business is making its way around the world like a modern-day Attila the Hun, pillaging and despoiling the planet.
Who Got Millions in Farm Subsidies
The House and Senate will vote soon on the new bills — but there are important differences.
May 19, 2013 by Casey Danson
And they’re being smug about it, and we still want to go
Don’t freak out, but there’s a problem with green roofs:
May 18, 2013 by Casey Danson
Relatively easy to grow and extremely versatile,..
While most of Washington, D.C., is consumed with the faux scandals du jour,…
May 17, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
Monsanto and Congress Move to Stomp on States’ Rights
You see, starting in about 2009, in the pits that capture manure under factory-scale hog farms..
May 17, 2013 by Casey Danson
The organic food industry is gaining influence on Capitol Hill..
With a limberness that defies his 69 years, Frank Mirarchi heaves himself over the edge of a concrete wharf ..
May 16, 2013 by Casey Danson
..Vermont’s House of Representatives passed a bill on May 10 requiring foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to be labeled.
Monsanto Is Using Cronies in Congress
As climate change worsens, the internal strains in the environmentalist movement are starting to show.
May 16, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
It’s not controversial pesticide-resistent crops that fuel Monsanto’s critics..
May 15, 2013 by Casey Danson
“Waiter, there’s a fly in my soup.”
European fisheries ministers agreed on Wednesday to end decades of overfishing..
May 15, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
According to Sherry, the chemicals used in the plant where she inspects poultry have seriously impacted her health.
Imagine taking 6-20 plates of food and dumping them in the trash,..
Milwaukee Makes Five (Cities So Far)
If these resolutions passed, citizens would be asked to vote this dangerous language into our state constitution
If ever there was a time for activist networks and the body politic to cooperate and unite forces, it’s now.
When shopping in any store that carries national brands..
May 14, 2013 by Casey Danson
Here’s the best way to start a visit to New York City’s New Amsterdam Market:
A guerrilla veggie-growing occupation of university-owned land in Albany, Calif.,..
The Supreme Court unanimously rejected Indiana soy farmer’s argument against the agricultural giant.
May 14, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
Members of the Vermont House think shoppers should be told which products contain GMOs.
May 14, 2013 by Kristine Trites
We are fans of Northwest Edible Life’s Erica Strauss.
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