Get Movin’…and be Happier!

Most people can move around at least a little. Take a walk–a mile or ten yards. Get outside, even if you’re in a wheelchair. Watch the birds, or the breeze rustling through the leaves of a tree, or the antics of a pet or kids playing on the sidewalk.¬†Have a chat with a neighbor. Turn […]

Only GMOs Can Feed the World? Ha!

“If you put a label on genetically engineered food, you might as well put a skull and crossbones on it.” (Norman Braksick, Asgrow, a subsidiary of Monsanto, quoted in the Kansas City Star a few years ago.) Monsanto and a host of other corporations are throwing millions into their advertising campaign to defeat California’s Proposition […]

Big Guys Begin TV Blitz Against Ca. GMO Labeling Initiative

The LA Times reports that as election day nears, corporate America is rolling out its big guns in the form of a TV blitz to convince California voters that they will go broke and starve to death if they should be foolish enough to vote yes on Proposition 37. The wildly popular voters initiative requires […]

Massive Effort to Defeat ‘Label GMOs’ Initiative in Ca.

California’s public ballot initiative, Proposition 37, which seeks to require foods containing genetically modified organisms to be labeled, has spurred a huge effort to crush the initiative by Monsanto and other chemical/GMO manufacturers, including Dow Chemical, DuPont and Syngenta. Foods containing GMOs require labeling throughout Europe and many other countries. Only in Canada and USA […]

Autistic Monkeys and Neutered Politicians

Monkeys injected with the same vaccines used on children began exhibiting symptoms of autism, according to a University of Pittsburgh study published as a Research Paper in Acta Neurobiological Experimentals in 2010. According to lead investigator Laura Hewitson, PhD, the study completed on macaque monkeys utilized the vaccines given to children during 1994-1999 (Measles-Mumps-Rubella, MMR) […]

Barnyard Bullies Buy the ‘Experts’

The natural health movement is stimulating the barnyard bullies such as Monsanto and other food and chemical giants into ever greater recruiting efforts in order to defeat and crush the ‘enemy’ that threatens to take large bites out of their juicy and lucrative almost-monopoly. Spurred on by evidence reported around the world that insecticides and […]

Cuba Taking Giant Steps Ahead of North America in Sustainable Food

The April, 2012 issue of Acres U.S.A. includes a fascinating interview with Canadian Jennifer Cockrall-King, author of the book, Food and the City. According to Cockrall-King, who has twice made trips to Cuba to conduct research, that country we have been taught to despise for umpteen years has taken giant steps ahead of us in […]