Stand Up For Your Constitutional Rights Before Monsanto Strips Them Away

In February of 2015 Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kansas) introduced bill HR 1599. While the bill is officially called the “Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act” many, including myself, called it the Deny Americans the Right to Know (DARK) Act because it would strip states of their right to pass GMO labeling laws and keep us… Read More Stand Up For Your Constitutional Rights Before Monsanto Strips Them Away

It’s Time to Unite the Food, Forest, and Climate Movements

Today’s post is by Ronnie Cummins the international director of the Organic Consumers Association and its Mexico sister organization, Via Organica.As Ronnie points out it’s time to stop playing the “my cause is more important than yours” game because the stakes are too high. It’s time to unite the food, forest and climate movements, and… Read More It’s Time to Unite the Food, Forest, and Climate Movements

How the FDA Betrayed our Trust and Encouraged the Release of Unsafe Foods

Steven M. Druker a public interest attorney and founder of the Alliance for Bio-Integrity, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting technologies that foster human and environmental health, is well qualified to speak on the topic of GMO’s (genetically modified organisms) in the food supply. In 1998 he organized a lawsuit against the U.S. Food and… Read More How the FDA Betrayed our Trust and Encouraged the Release of Unsafe Foods

Don’t Be Fooled by Right-To-Farm Tactics of Deception

The significance of the Missouri Farming Rights Amendment, also known as Amendment 1 cannot be overstated. The tactics of deception begin in the title, “Right to Farm.” It sounds like a no brainer. Of course everyone, especially in largely rural states like Missouri, believes anyone should have the right to farm. It also makes opposing… Read More Don’t Be Fooled by Right-To-Farm Tactics of Deception