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Rule By The Corporations

TTIP: The Corporate Empowerment Act The Transatlantic and Transpacific Trade and Investment Partnerships have nothing to do with free trade. “Free trade” is used as a disguise to hide the power these agreements give to corporations to use law suits to overturn sovereign laws of nations that regulate pollution, food safety, GMOs, and minimum wages. The first thing to understand is that these so-called “partnerships” are not laws written ...Read full article...

Only three countries have completely banned GMOs

Large chemical companies hanging on to International secretive Trade Agreements to impose their will on sovereign nation-States. Despite massive opposition to GMOs worldwide, only three countries have truly said NO to GMO. According to the Center for Food Safety, only Zambia, Benin and Serbia have official bans on genetically engineered food imports and cultivation. A CFS report also shows that only a handful of countries have mandatory labeling of ...Read full article...

Glyphosate among chemicals causing cancer in Argentinian Village

A group of professors at the University of Cordoba, Argentina, detected incidence rates of cancer and other diseases that triple the provincial and national averages. After conducting a study with thousands of people, the professors recommended that grain storage plants, pesticides and other agrochemicals be kept outside the city center. The higher than normal incidence in various types of cancer was detected in the village of In Monte Maíz, ...Read full article...

Interpol Investigation reveals massive food contamination worldwide

Investigation covered 47 different countries around the world INTERPOL – Thousands of tonnes of fake and sub-standard food and drink have been seized in 47 countries around the world as part of an INTERPOL-Europol coordinated operation. Operation Opson IV, conducted during December 2014 and January 2015, resulted in the seizure of more than 2,500 tonnes of counterfeit and illicit food, including mozzarella, strawberries, eggs, cooking oil and dried fruit. ...Read full article...

Monsanto’s Land Grab in Ukraine

Although Europe has for the most part rejected genetically engineered organisms, that has not prevented GMO giant Monsanto from taking advantage of one-third of Europe’s arable land. Long considered Europe’s “bread basket,” Ukraine’s agricultural potential is huge. It’s rich dark soil is highly valued. Ideal for growing grain. Farmland producing it matches Texas in size. Amounts to about one-third of Europe’s arable land. Ukraine exports include wheat, corn, barley, ...Read full article...

Genetically modified (GM) foods are inherently unsafe

By Jeffrey M. Smith Institute for Responsible Technology January 3, 2014 Genetically modified (GM) foods are inherently unsafe, and current safety assessments are not competent to protect us from or even identify most dangers. Overwhelming evidence to support this conclusion is now compiled in the book Genetic Roulette: The documented health risks of genetically engineered foods, which presents an abundance of adverse findings and theoretical risks associated with GM ...Read full article...

Top Chefs: End GMO Trials, Production

Leading chefs Neil Perry and Martin Boetz have launched a major public attack against the development of genetically modified food in Australia. Hospitality CWDaily July 19, 2011 In a column that appeared today on The National Times website, Perry and Boetz urge the Australian government to “put a stop” to GM wheat trials. “We are disturbed by the prospect that Australia could become one of the first countries to ...Read full article...

Tainted Beef Hits Japanese Market

by Phred Dvorak WSJ July 14, 2011 Japan grappled with a fresh radiation scare Tuesday, as authorities found that beef contaminated with radioactive cesium had been shipped to shops and restaurants throughout the country. The beef, from six cattle raised on a farm near the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, registered radioactive-cesium levels up to seven times that permitted by Japanese food-safety standards. Some of the meat had already ...Read full article...

Obama wants the Rich and the Poor to Fight amongst Themselves

‘Divide and conquer’ seems to be the way to go for a president that, in just one term, has managed to fail on everything. NationalJournal.com June 29, 2011 Kids versus corporate jets. If President Obama’s news conference accomplished anything on Wednesday afternoon, it underscored, in striking tones, his strategy for winning the debt ceiling fight with Republicans: Make it a clash of classes. Rich versus Poor. Us versus Them. Those who support ...Read full article...

Agribusiness: Food Safety’s Greatest Enemy

By Luis R. Miranda The Real Agenda May 11, 2011 Misinformed people enjoy calling population growth the menace of the 21st century, especially when it is related to food availability. Although access to food is one of the most important issues that humanity faces today, the “food problem” has everything to do with its safety and nothing to do with the lack of it due to planetary overpopulation. The ...Read full article...

Radiation from Japan affects food safety in the Northern Hemisphere

By Dr. Robert J. Gilbert Ph.D. April 21, 2011 “Dr. Robert J. Gilbert has a multi-faceted background in both spiritual and scientific studies. He is a former U.S. Marine Corps Instructor in Nuclear-Biological-Chemical Warfare Survival; since leaving the service in 1985 he has conducted independent research into the Geometric basis of modern science and new technologies…..” Read more Clearly, in light of his background, Robert Gilbert is someone worth ...Read full article...