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Privacy Advocates Demand Ban on Facial Recognition in Schools in Response to Damning Study on the Technology
A new publication warns that the surveillance technology in schools could exacerbate racial biases.
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The Biotech Trade Empire Strikes Back—at USDA!
The American Farm Bureau organized letter on proposed new rules regulating genetically engineered (GE) crops is short, just two pages, with three pages of agribusiness signatories, 103 organizations. The authors don’t address the agency proposing a new rule—the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s...
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Monsanto Faces People's Tribunal for Crimes Against Planet and Humanity
Mock trial at The Hague calls on International Criminal Court to take real action against biotech behemoth
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Avoid 'Miracle' Rice, Just Eat a Carrot!
Golden rice is a false miracle. It is a disease of nutritionally empty monocultures offered as a cure for nutritional deficiency. In fact, golden rice, if successful, will be 400% less efficient in providing Vitamin A... Norman Borlaug, father of the Green Revolution, died on September 9, 2009...
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'Sham' GMO Bill Advances in Senate Amid Widespread Opposition
'It is a non-labeling bill disguised as a labeling bill, a sham and a legislative embarrassment'
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Activists Expose Monsanto's Senate Lackeys Minutes Before DARK Act Vote
Actions highlight how senators who took money from Big Ag companies are voting against majority public opinion on GMO labeling
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Dow-DuPont Merger Will Cripple Farmers and Food Sovereignty, Groups Warn
'Today's wave of agribusiness and food company mega-mergers is surrendering our food system to a corporate cabal'
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Seeds of Suicide
May 22 has been declared International Biodiversity Day by the United Nations. It gives us an opportunity to become aware of the rich biodiversity that has been evolved by our farmers as co-creators with nature. It also provides an opportunity to acknowledge the threats to our biodiversity and our...
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Warnings of Food Safety Threats as Canada Green Lights 'Frankenfish'
"Health Canada's approval is irresponsible and disappointing," said Dana Perls of Friends of the Earth
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As EU Weighs Approval, More Evidence Industry is Rigging the Glyphosate Game
Suspicious donation from Monsanto emerges after WHO seemingly flipped in its assessment of the dangers posed by the chemical
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