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On April 20, 2015, a giant class action lawsuit was filed in California against Monsanto. To date, it appears that NONE of the Mainstream Media outlets have reported on it. See below the squiggle ...
by jbourgui
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 03:37 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Amy’s Burger prepared for the forthcoming Amy’s Drive Thru from Amy’s Kitchen The future of American style sustainable food is coming to a drive-thru near you. The ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 04:15 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Food and Water Watch has just secured this exclusive video from Water Defense's Chief Scientist, Scott Smith, who has been collecting samples from the Cawelo Water ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 06:24 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
The NYC Kossacks welcomed both peregrine kate and asterkitty to Spitzer's Corner on a gorgeous Spring day. As usual, it was a great group of Kossacks with fabulous food and terrific conversation.
by joanbrooker
Comment Count 119 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 06:00 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
by Erik of Mpls
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri May 29, 2015 at 05:17 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Professor Mark Post of Maastricht University in the Netherlands made the news in 2013 with the world's first lab-grown hamburger. He and his research team have been working since then to turn the ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 206 comments on Sun May 24, 2015 at 08:01 PM PDT with 72 Recommends
There will be a march and rally against Monsanto at the State Capitol in Sacramento on Sunday, May 24, starting at 10 a.m., part of a worldwide day of action against the corporate giant. The press ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 01:15 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Is Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, ignoring the overwhelming majority of Democratic voters and the majority of Democratic House members who do not want to see Fast Track, also known as TPA, ...
by Savvy
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 03:54 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
One vintage bumper-sticker type slogan goes: "If you're not part of the solution, you're part of the problem." That came to mind when I was reading this NYT interactive article , "Your ...
by chingchongchinaman
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 06:23 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
by Chrislove
Comment Count 86 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 05:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Ultimately is it about prices indices or actual food, making it a more interesting signalling and modeling event - more about the riots and not actually about the food or that famine has already ...
by annieli
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 01:00 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
ConAgra just agreed to an $11.2 million settlement which included $8 million in criminal fines relating to charges of shipping salmonella tainted food across state lines. Though this is the largest ...
by enhydra lutris
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 10:44 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
France taking dramatic steps to reduce waste. In the United States, an estimated (and astounding) 430 billion ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 08:30 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
On April 1, when California Governor Brown issued mandatory water restrictions for urban users he warned that he might have to consider cuts to agriculture in the future as well. Well, that ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 06:27 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Live export cattle on a truck outside Darwin. Footage obtained by animal activists allegedly shows cattle in Vietnam being hit repeatedly to the head to stun them before slaughter. Photograph: Dave ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 07:47 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
titled No Justice, No ... Anything . As expect, he starts by writing about food, about talking about food. But as he makes clear, even as he returns to food again and again, the real issues are ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 10:33 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Hello all! This is your FINAL REMINDER DIARY about our upcoming NYC MEETUP with very special guest PEREGRINE KATE. Time to take a break from spring planting, lawn mowing and mulch spreading, ...
by kathny
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu May 14, 2015 at 06:06 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
I'm nyhcmaven84 , an entrepreneur and writer very active on Alternet. Former tax advisor who was disturbed by the massive wealth disparity I saw and became morally opposed to the system I had to ...
by nyhcmaven84
Comment Count 152 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 06:31 PM PDT with 63 Recommends
I mentioned a few weeks ago that I'd fairly recently discovered the variety of books on the subject of food history. To start with, the concept includes several different sub-genres: some writers ...
by esquimaux
Comment Count 79 comments on Sat May 16, 2015 at 04:30 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
I am a member of a group of Quakers and Episcopalians in a small central Maine town developing a multi-pronged approach to address food insecurity by examining both symptoms and root causes. We ...
by JBL55
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri May 08, 2015 at 11:22 AM PDT with 13 Recommends