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Portrait of a Climate Change Denier: Part 1 - Politics and Industry

Happy New Year.  Some time has passed since I’ve posted.  I went through another career change – or more realistically, a career add-on.  For the last 9 years I was a Domestic Engineer.  1,156 more words

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The “Truth” Behind Genetically Modified Foods

In preparation of the global March Against Monsanto, you are invited to watch our award-winning documentary Seeds of Death free.

The leaders of Big Agriculture–Monsanto, DuPont, Syngenta–are determined that world’s populations remain ignorant about the serious health and environmental risks of genetically modified crops and industrial agriculture. 79 more words

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Children Who Drink Raw Milk Less Prone to Allergies

by Sarah TheHealthyHomeEconomist February 21, 2013

The Hygiene Hypothesis states that when children lack early exposure to infectious agents, parasites, and symbiotic microorganisms like normal gut flora such as would naturally occur in a rural or farm environment, they are much more likely to suffer from autoimmune disorders such as allergies or asthma. 241 more words

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EPA approves another superchemical for superweeds

The chemical arms race in farm fields is increasing the agrochemical industry’s control of our food supply

December 12, 2014 2:00AM ET

by Mary Turck… 662 more words

Crony Capitalism