The Democrats and Republicans are vying aggressively for control of the Senate. Approximately 4 billion dollars will be spent for the midterm election according to the Center for Responsive Politics’ Open Secrets blog.
Multinational meatpackers say that labeling raises cost and that Americans do not need to know the origin of meat; World Trade Organization says labeling gives an unfair advantage to domestic meat. Shouldn’t Americans decide for themselves?
The number of inflammatory bowel conditions hospital discharges increased from 11,928 in 2000 to 19,568 in 2009 in children. Are GMOs the cause? What are the long-term effects of GMOs?
Monsanto has applied for a trademark that looks similar to BioAg, a natural food company. Does Monsanto really think that consumers will think differently of GMOs in their products?
The Koch Brothers hidden involvement in politics, economy, and education exposed.
The “living wage” rule in Wisconsin was based on a analysis from a group that lobbies against minimum wage increases. So is $7.25 an hour really a wage that people can live off of?
The complexity of preventing climate change involves deeper societal change as discussed in Naomi Klein’s book. Will the mindset of corporations change for humanity and earth?
In Afghanistan, men are primary and women are secondary. Women’s rights rise and fall according to the government. Fear keeps women silent.
A new strategy is used to purge people from voter rolls. Most of those people are Asian-Americans, Hispanics, and African-Americans as they have common last names claims the U.S. census.