Archive for August, 2012 :

Brazil Orders Nestle To Label GM Products
August 30th, 2012

The move overturned a joint initiative by food industry trade body ABIA and the Brazilian government to battle current GM labelling rules.

Get More Sleep And Significantly Lower Your Risk Of Stroke And Heart Disease
August 28th, 2012

Insufficient sleep patterns or excess sleep is now seen as a modifiable risk pattern exerting as much influence on disease outcome as diet, physical activity or smoking a pack of cigarettes per day.

We Define The System, The System Does Not Define Us!
August 28th, 2012

Cynthia McKinney is an American politician who was the first African American woman to represent Georgia in the United States House of Representatives as a member of the Democratic Party.

US Court Orders CIA To Reveal Documents On Pablo Escobar
August 24th, 2012

A US court has ordered the CIA to make public documents concerning links between the anti-Escobar vigilante group Los PEPES and the US government.

Lawyer Claims CIA Meddling In Agent’s Colorado Assault Case
August 24th, 2012

It was a fight involving two men and a parking space in Highlands Ranch, and now there are claims the CIA wants to end the case before it gets to the courtroom.

Montreal First Peoples’ Festival Brings Aboriginals and Non-Natives Together
August 22nd, 2012

The celebration, which emphasizes French over English in addition to aboriginal languages, has become a go-to spot for hundreds from all facets of life in this French-speaking.

Philadelphia Woman Faces $600-a-Day Fine for Feeding Needy Children
August 18th, 2012

A Pennsylvania woman who offers free lunch every day to low-income children in her neighborhood faces a $600-a-day fine next summer if she continues because she did not clear the food giveaway with township officials.

Officials Claim Ecuador Will Grant Julian Assange Asylum
August 15th, 2012

Ecuador’s president Rafael Correa has agreed to give the WikiLeaks founder asylum, according to an official in Quito.

The Facebook Camera That Can Recognise You Every Time You Walk Into A Shop
August 14th, 2012

Called Facedeals, the camera uses photos uploaded to Facebook to recognise people as they walk in.

The Science and Politics of Mind-Altering Drugs
August 14th, 2012

In the interview the discussion ranges from how psychedelic affect the brain to the scientific basis (or lack thereof) of drug policy.

Fascist Goons are Tracking Your Every Move
August 10th, 2012

They really are watching and recording your every move. Everything you do and think can and will be used against you.

Court Gives Government The Go-Ahead For Warrantless Wiretaps
August 9th, 2012

Wireless wiretapping lawsuits in a decision that the plaintiff’s attorney says releases Washington and the White House from ever being held accountable for spying on citizens.

Creating A Habitable Island Made Of Garbage In The Pacific Ocean
August 9th, 2012

By doing so it hope to provide a solution to one of the world’s major environmental problems – the North Pacific Garbage Patch.

B.C. Consumers Willing To Pay More For Local Food
August 9th, 2012

Supporting Canadian producers was the most common reason (28 per cent) for the willingness to pay more.

Emails Give Glimpse Into Deals That Fueled Financial Meltdown
August 8th, 2012

Collected emails from bankers and a Magnetar executive involved in some of the deals appear to shed new light on how they did it.

Chemical Warfare: Agent Orange in Vietnam
August 8th, 2012

Agent Orange, contained dioxin, one of the most dangerous chemicals known to man. It has been recognized by the WHO as a carcinogen and by the American Academy of Medicine as a teratogen.

Google Complies With FDA Demands To Secretly Disable Adwords Accounts Of Nutritional Detox Companies
August 8th, 2012

FDA is quietly, and without notice to affected companies, commanding Google to disable the full Adwords accounts of nutritional supplement companies offering “detox” or “chelation” nutritional products.

Towards A “Soft Invasion”? The Launching of a “Humanitarian War” against Syria
August 7th, 2012

The US and its impervious British ally are on a “humanitarian war footing”.

War On Home Gardens – Canada Town Outlaws Food Self-Sufficiency
August 6th, 2012

CBC News and others are reporting that the town of Drummondville in Quebec is actually planning to ban all front yard gardens in the municipality beginning this fall.

Iran Missile Test Sends “Shockwave” Across Entire World
August 6th, 2012

With an EMP nuclear device-armed Iran, practically overnight and “on any given Sunday,” the world could wake up with Iran in total and irreversible control over 56% of the world’s oil reserves.

Can Skype ‘Wiretap’ Video Calls?
August 3rd, 2012

The video calling service Skype recently made a change to how it routes calls.

The Pentagon Has Created A Database Of Every Bomb They’ve Dropped Since The First WWI
August 3rd, 2012

These bombing records could help alert regions of potential threats stemming from unexploded bombs.

NYPD Launches New All-Seeing ‘Domestic Awareness System’
August 3rd, 2012

The NYPD is teaming up with Microsoft to track action across the city.

Interview and Documents from FBI Raid Show Feds are Targeting Anarchists
August 3rd, 2012

The FBI search warrant states that they are looking to seize items which may be evidence regarding the crimes of conspiracy to destroy government property.

Meteorite’s Left-Handed Molecules A Blow To ET Search
August 1st, 2012

It seems an excess of “left-handed” molecules, long assumed to be a signature of life, can be created inside asteroids through a non-biological process.

Will Those Sneaky GMO Amendments Pass Because of an Underhanded Maneuver?
August 1st, 2012

Urgent action is still needed—it’s possible they’ll consider the appropriations bill this week before they recess, so please send your messages today!

Official Transcripts Prove Vaccine Schedules In US And UK Are Based On Government Lies
August 1st, 2012

A comprehensive investigation into the inner workings of the U.K.’s nationalized healthcare system has revealed a shocking legacy of corruption and lies concerning the country’s vaccine policy.

Call To Action – Join The ‘Occupy Monsanto’ Movement This September
August 1st, 2012

Join an exciting, decentralized movement in defense of food freedom, beginning on September 17, 2012, and lasting for one week.

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