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Poisons Mean Extinction: For Bees and Humanity
Protecting bees is an ecological duty, pushing them to extinction is an ecological crime. The threat to bees is a threat to humanity.
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"Indians deserve to grow, produce, distribute good food for all, instead of bad food and fake food imposed by the unscientific, undemocratic, anti-national labelling rules for the profits of the GMO and junk food industry at the cost of people's health," author and food sovereignty activist Vandana Shiva wrote in a recent column. News
Despite Ban and New Labels, Study Reveals 'Large-Scale Illegal Presence' of GMOs in India's Food Supply
"We were shocked to know the scale in which GM foods have penetrated the Indian market."
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Ending a Century of Ecocide and Genocide, Seeding Earth Democracy
Putting Monsanto on trial is only the beginning of what the world's people must do to regain control of their food systems
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Make Monsanto Pay
Monsanto is in the news again. The Competition Commission of India (CCI), the country’s antitrust regulator, has recently said that it suspects a Monsanto joint venture abused its dominant position as a supplier of genetically modified (GM) cotton seeds in India and has issued an order citing prima...
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Paris, Peace, and Humanity on the Precipice
'Land, water and agriculture-related conflicts are deliberately mutated into religious conflicts to protect the militarised agriculture model which has unleashed a global war against people.'
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The West’s ‘Fail-Anthropy’
In 2008, before the climate summit in Copenhagen, I wrote the book Soil Not Oil . It was a time when the intimate connections between climate and agriculture, air and soil were not being recognised in any forum, neither in the negotiations on climate change nor in the climate movement. As we head...
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On World Food Day, Celebrating the Power of Regenerative Organic Farming
'Agroecology is political; it requires us to challenge and transform structures of power in society.'
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'Big Ag' Doesn’t Serve Us: Reflections on World Food Day
During the last half-century, agriculture and food systems lost their way, in the darkness and fog created by corporations that made chemicals for warfare, through myths and paid propaganda - that poisons and synthetic chemicals are necessary to feed the world. For the industry it was a matter of...
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Get the GMO Out of My Mustard
Sarson Satyagraha to stop terminator technology
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Stupidity and Intelligence: Science, GMOs and Our Food
How industrial-scale farming is actually becoming anti-science.
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