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Socially Engaged Contemporary Art: Tactical and Strategic Manifestations

Artists who are committed to social justice through their work must navigate a complex contemporary art world characterized by numerous political positions and aesthetic expectations. In this paper, Nato Thompson observes two overarching approaches taken by artists—strategic and tactical—that operate against a political and economical infrastructure. 102 more words

Critical Pedagogy + Critical Race Theory

Genetically Modified People — What Could Possibly Go Wrong?



I’ll get to genetically modified people; but first, the background on the grand gene hype and propaganda operation…


The war against cancer has painted a picture of hope: genetic solutions. 2,305 more words


As part of my journey, I have become hypersensitive to the many toxins in my daily life.  (A work in progress article-will be updating as I can)  POSTED 12/9/18… 611 more words

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Dr. Paul Offit: Striking similarities between anti-biotech and anti-vaccine activism

Dr. Paul Offit joins Cameron English of the Genetic Literacy Project to discuss the similarities between these two groups, and how anti-biotech and anti-vaccine groups use fear-based messaging impacts the public’s understanding of science. 44 more words


The Poison of Non-GMO Products

Smirnoff made some waves back in October when they announced they’re going Non-GMO with their vodka. The reaction to this move has also been noteworthy. A couple of farmers from Kansas who also own a liquor store made headlines by boycotting Smirnoff products in their store.


Pet food ingredients consumers don't want

To keep up-to-date with developments in dog health and welfare, I follow a number of publications.  This graphic appeared in a trade journal about pet food and I thought I’d share it – in its entirety and with attribution of course! 55 more words