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Lauren McCauley, staff writer
As city bike share programs sprout up in metropolitan areas nationwide and local governments attempt to tally the cost-benefit of such programs, analysts note that the "costs" of bike shares pale in comparison to the untold social and environmental costs of cars. According to a Reuters article published on Wednesday, since the first bike share...
Amantha Perrera
Aleta Baun, an Indonesian environmental activist known in her community as Mama...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
"Power without pollution. Communities united for a just transition." That is...

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Some good news from Mexico, which keeps throwing improbable wrenches into Monsanto's reckless science experiment on the rest of us: A federal court has upheld a ruling suspending licenses for GMO corn field trials by Monsanto and other Big-Ag colleagues, citing the risks to 7,000 years of indigenous maize cultivation. The decision follows other legal victories - including one by beekeepers banning GMO soybeans that threaten honey production - in what many view as GMO Ground Zero.