Friday, June 25, 2021

Germany to ban glyphosate by 2023

“What harms insects also harms people.”

Monsanto loses millions of dollars after Indian farmers switch to indigenous seeds

Monsanto claims that the genetically modified cotton seeds they sell are superior. So why are so many people trying to switch?

‘Flying blind’: Scientists warn harmful biologic, health effects from 5G wireless radiation

Scientists and doctors are urging the governments to put "safety guidelines" in place to protect the health of the people, not the industry.
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Delta variant linked to COVID surges amid slow US vaccination rates as global inequity...

“Our expectation should be, by July, this will be the dominant variant.”

Shell to pay up for contaminating groundwater in California

"Thankfully for this verdict, we can ensure that our residents have a safe, reliable source of drinking water, and not have to face the same issues that far too many of our fellow valley residents have to face.”
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The real deal with Medicare for All

Any Medicare for All is better than our present system.

Indigenous languages are going extinct and taking knowledge of medicinal plants with them

"[L]anguage allows indigenous societies to use the biodiversity that surrounds them as a 'living pharmacy' and to describe the medicinal properties of plants."

Demand Kroger eliminates toxic pesticides from their food now

It is time for Kroger to act right now and to focus on increasing domestically produced organic products. 

Reducing climate change will prevent future deadly epidemics says new study

"Recent outbreaks of animal-borne emerging infectious diseases have likely been precipitated by a complex interplay of changing ecological, epidemiological and socio-economic factors."

By his words and actions, Trump is facilitating, proliferating the spread of Covid-19

An American president must never again be allowed to fully manage a response to any pandemic. That responsibility must be assigned to scientists and other medical experts.