December 15, 2017
Salem-News.com (Jan-21-2014 14:21)
Los Angeles: Nation`s Largest Metropolis With a Plastic Bag BanTim King Salem-News.com
LA takes big steps to curb plastic bag use, includes brand new cartoon by Los Angeles artist, Shelli Pruett.
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A new law banning single-use plastic bags in Los Angeles, passed with a 9-1 city council vote, went into effect on the first of January. Los Angeles is the most populous city in the U.S. to enact an ordinance ending this business practice which is called highly wasteful by environmental groups.
Salem-News.com (Jan-15-2014 15:18)
Enjoy The Radioactive Fish: Tests Show Fukushima Fish Are Up To 124x Above Safe LevelArticle by Michael Snyder Special to Salem-News.com
Each day, another 300 tons of highly radioactive water is released into the Pacific Ocean at Fukushima...
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Are you purchasing radioactive fish at the grocery store? Are you absolutely certain that you know the answer to that question? You are about to read about a test that discovered that a fish recently caught off the coast of the Fukushima prefecture was found to have 12,400 becquerels per kilogram of radioactive cesium. That is 124 times above the level that is considered to be safe.
Salem-News.com (Jan-13-2014 19:31)
Supreme Court Denies Family Farmers the Right to Self Defense from Monsanto AbuseSalem-News.com
Farmers had sought Court protection under the Declaratory Judgment Act that should they become the innocent victims of contamination by Monsanto's patented gene-splice technology they could not perversely be sued for patent infringement.
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The U.S. Supreme Court today issued a decision in the landmark federal lawsuit, Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association et al v. Monsanto.
Salem-News.com (Jan-10-2014 18:47)
In India, GMO`s Are a Life and Death MatterTim King Salem-News.com
India’s farmers commit suicide at a rate 47 percent higher than the rest of the population; Monsanto is a direct contributor and Prashant Bhushan, a human rights' lawyer now in power, needs to ban GMOs in Delhi.
As Americans lead campaign after campaign to defeat the heavily funded expansion of laws allowing companies like Monsanto to push GMO (Genetically modified Food) into supermarkets, India, the place where thousands of farmers have committed suicide due to the GMO infestation from Monsanto, could soon see real change due to direct political activism.
Salem-News.com (Jan-01-2014 20:49)
EHN New Year`s Headlines: New Documentary on U.S. Wildfire Crisis; Maine Shrimpers Face Total-Loss SeasonSalem-News.com
Roundup of health news stories from around the United States.
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New scientific findings provide evidence that exposure to certain POPs in the womb may be associated with an increased risk of developing asthma that persists into young adulthood.
Salem-News.com (Jan-01-2014 19:08)
The Microwave FactorSalem-News.com
"The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those that speak it." - George Orwell
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Microwave - and other forms of electromagnetic - radiation are major (but conveniently disregarded, ignored, and overlooked) factors in many modern unexplained disease states.
Salem-News.com (Dec-31-2013 22:07)
Is Monsanto Using 4-H to Brainwash Your Children About GMOs?Article by Dr. Todd Mercola
These manipulations can be masterful and insidious. The best way to protect your child from corporate brainwashing is with YOUR watchful eye.
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Monsanto is boasting its partnership with 4-H programs by giving a shout-out to “National 4-H Week.”1
Salem-News.com (Dec-31-2013 10:51)
Food for ThoughtDr. Paul Balles Salem-News.com
Wake Up! You have slept for millions and millions of years. Why not wake up this morning? --Kabir
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There's nothing quite like the use of metaphors in English to confuse, awaken and stimulate thought. Take the title of this article for instance. Is it about food? Or about thought?
Salem-News.com (Dec-23-2013 16:44)
Farmers vs. MonsantoSalem-News.com
Organic Seed Growers, Family Farmers File Brief in Final Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Protect Their Crops from Contamination and to Invalidate Monsanto's GMO Patents.
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Last week, the Public Patent Foundation filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in the landmark case, Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association (OSGATA) et al v. Monsanto, in the hopes that the highest court in the land would hear and reinstate the case of 73 American organic and conventional family farmers, seed businesses and public advocacy groups that seek protection for America's farmers from Monsanto's frivolous patent infringement lawsuits, and their promiscuous genetically engineered pollen.
Salem-News.com (Dec-19-2013 22:28)
`Stop GMOs`: Russian Scientists Urge 10-Year Ban on Genetically Modified ProductsSalem-News.com
In September, Russian authorities temporarily suspended the import and sale of Monsanto’s genetically modified corn after a French study suggested it may be linked to cancer.
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Russian scientists are calling for a 10-year moratorium on GMOs to thoroughly study their influence on human health, stressing that such examinations are vital.