Saturday, March 23, 2019

Jury finds Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer contributed to man’s cancer

“Although the evidence that Roundup causes cancer is quite equivocal, there is strong evidence from which a jury could conclude that Monsanto does not particularly care whether its product is in fact giving people cancer..."

Trump administration lifts ban on GE salmon

The GE salmon could be in grocery stores as soon as 2020.

Everything I know about a low-waste lifestyle I learned from my family

Frugality doesn’t just save money – it helps save the environment, too.

Inconsistent testing standards leads to lead exposure in school drinking water

"The concern is that while we are not taking much action, children are being damaged on a generational level."

Trump administration allocates millions of dollars from health programs to increase migrant shelter

"We cannot continue to spend taxpayer dollars on the President’s manufactured crisis at the border, which is government-sanctioned child abuse."

Big Pharma, insurers, hospitals team up to kill Medicare for All

The giants of the healthcare industry agree on one thing: Medicare for All cannot become law.

EPA’s plan to regulate chemical contaminants in drinking water is a drop in the...

Political and social factors, as well as pressure from industry, can lead to wide disparities in exposure, with some communities protected and others left vulnerable.

New Medicare for All Act sets a new standard for guaranteeing healthcare a human...

“This Medicare for All bill really makes it clear what we mean when we say ‘Medicare for All.’"

Rural America needs Medicare for All now

Only a system that puts the well-being of all people above enriching a few will deliver the care we need, where and when we need it, and keep our rural communities alive and vibrant.