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exposed: The GMO industry Began with a Cover-up of Mass Murder for Profit


tumblr_o1o2r4KGLh1uok23ao1_500The GMO food venture is built on a foundation of mass deception

by Steven M. Druker at The Ecologist.shared with thanks. Article referenced below. 

The very first GE product, a dietary supplement, poisoned thousands of people of which dozens died. The first GE food, the ‘Flavr Savr’ tomato, caused stomach lesions. But a long campaign of concealment and deception by regulators and corporate scientists re-engineered the truth to present GMOs as so safe they did not even need to be tested for safety.

The first ingestible GE product, L-typtophan, derived from GMO bacteria.contained impurities that killed dozens of Americans and seriously sickened thousands, permanently disabling many of them. Image: Bin im Garten via Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA). Continue reading exposed: The GMO industry Began with a Cover-up of Mass Murder for Profit

Non-GM crops will feed the world; GMOs decrease yield, enslave farmers and destroy the environment

 

Monsanto's Roundup is a potent poison which can only be used GMO crops that are resistant, causing ba worldwide massacre that illustrates the dangers of GMO foods.
Monsanto’s Roundup is a potent poison which can only be used on GMO crops that are resistant, causing a worldwide massacre that illustrates the dangers of GMO foods.

In fact, observations in Africa have found that smallholders in South Africa are actually burdened by genetically modified maize, which was forced on them through government program interventions starting in 2001. A paper in the South African Journal of Science by researchers Klara Fischer, Johnnie van den Berg and Charles Mutengwa found that South African smallholders would benefit more from a diverse selection of seed that is suitable to various growing conditions and changing pest pressures. Continue reading Non-GM crops will feed the world; GMOs decrease yield, enslave farmers and destroy the environment

Vegans get Naked and Bloody at Barcelona Anti-meat Protest

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spiritandanimal.wordpress.com The protesters pretended to be big slabs of meat. Photos: Pau Barrena with thanks

by Jessica Jones ·The protestors, from the group AnimaNaturalis, doused their naked bodies in fake blood and were wrapped into Styrofoam trays to resemble pieces of meat.

Photo: Pau 

The protest took place on Sunday, May 22nd on Sant Jaume plaza in Barcelona with the aim of educating the public about the benefits of a meat-free diet.

The giant meat packaging trays included the label with the words “carne humana” or human meat in Spanish. 

In March, Barcelona declared itself a veggie-friendly city: which includes the writing of a vegetarian guide to the city and encouraging residents to give up meat at least once a week.

Photo: Pau Barrena/AF

motr here….http://www.thelocal.es/20160523/vegans-stage-bloody-protest-in-barcelona

 

Eco-Prisoner Rebecca Rubin ‘Released’!

rebecca-rubinfrom Earth First! Newswire

Rebecca Rubin has been released and moved into a halfway house! Sentenced in 2014 to five years in federal prison for numerous Earth Liberation Front and Animal Liberation Front actions—including the arsons of Vail Ski Resort and US Forest Industries, as well as liberating horses from and burning down BLM Wild Horse Facilities in California and Oregon.

Rebecca is out of prison almost a year and a half before an expected release date of September, 2017. Glad you’re out, Rebecca!

Don’t forget Rebecca’s birthday on April 18th! (Stay tuned for more information about Rebecca’s situation, mailing address, and ways to provide support.)

Rebecca will likely still want to receive mail at the halfway house. Stay tuned for possible updates on her address.

Solidarity call for vegan ‘Straight Edge’ prisoner Nahuel

Nahuel is the only one of the 5 Madrid Straight Edge activists who is still imprisoned, with no bail, after being seized in a police raid on 4th Nov 2015.  As usual there is almost no evidence of ‘wrongdoing’. Nahuel is in jail to intimidate other young anarchists, and because the police especially hate their successful vegan, anti-drug,  ‘straight edge’ campaign

Revolución Real Ya ‏@RRYrevolucion Jan 19View translation Lyon: Graffiti en apoyo al presx anarcovegano Nahuel, detenido en Madrid por sus actividades políticas #StraightEdge Anarcofeminismoenpdf, Ecoanarquismo en pdf,

Lyon: Graffiti supporting anarcho-vegan prisoner Nahuel, detenido en Madrid por sus actividades políticas #StraightEdge Anarcofeminismoenpdf, Ecoanarquismo en pdf,

https://twitter.com/nahuel_libertad

Pretrial detention of Nahuel continues

More than one week after the court hearing on January 18, the court dismissed the bail hearing and Nahuel continues in custody indefinitely. In this situation we call the anarchist solidarity.

On Monday January 18 court hearing took place in the High Court to assess the appeal before the current situation remand fellow Juan Manuel Bustamante Vergara (Nahuel). After over a week of waiting we have reported that the appeal has been dismissed.straight-edge

On February 5 our comrade has been called to a new bail heariung after an appeal. Continue reading Solidarity call for vegan ‘Straight Edge’ prisoner Nahuel

‘McDonalds ‘food’ wrecks your guts’ report

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Lab tests: McDonald’s ‘Devastates’ Gut Health in 10 Days
By David Icke …     We all know food at McDonald’s is virtually unfit for human consumption, but disturbing new lab results have reportedly demonstrated the true extent of the damage you are doing to your body when you eat fast food. kids-dont-eat-mcdonalds-4

Specifically, we’re talking about the ‘devastation’ of your gut health — the attack on the most important part of your biological immune response. Continue reading ‘McDonalds ‘food’ wrecks your guts’ report

5 Reasons to Never Eat at McDonald’s

5 Reasons to Never Let Your Kids Eat McDonald’s

Hold on to your hats, parents: A court-appointed psychologist recently called a Manhattan father an ‘unfit parent’ because he denied his son’s request to eat at McDonald’s. Yes, you’re reading that right.

Continue reading 5 Reasons to Never Eat at McDonald’s