Tag Archives: food-security

Monsanto’s Roundup is Killing Human Kidney Cells | NationofChange

Monsanto’s ‘biopesticide’ known as Bt is not only developing mutated insects and requiring excessive pesticide use, but new findings show that it is also killing human kidney cells — even in low doses. Amazingly, Monsanto’s superweed-breeding Roundup also has the same effect. Scientists have demonstrated in new research that the Bt pesticide, in addition to […]

AntiSec dumps Monsanto data on the Web | Security – CNET News

Anonymous continued its ongoing attack on agricultural biotech giant Monsanto today by publishing an outdated database of the company’s material. This is the newest in a barrage of strikes from hackers aligned with Anonymous who operate under the “AntiSec” banner. In a statement posted with the database on a Pastebin site, the hacktivist group wrote […]

War and neglect leaves 500,000 Afghans homeless: Amnesty | The Raw Story

Half a million Afghans displaced by war have been left homeless and struggling to survive because of government and international neglect, Amnesty International said Thursday.Around 400 people join makeshift shelters around the country every day, Amnesty said in a report entitled “Fleeing war, finding misery”, based on three years of research.The Afghan government estimates that […]

France to EU: Stop Monsantos Corn | Common Dreams

Agence France-Presse reports:The request is “based on the latest scientific studies” which show that the use of the GM crops “pose significant risks for the environment,” the ministry said in a statement.The ministry pointed to a recent study by the European Food Safety Authority EFSA that raised concerns with another form of GM crop, BT11, […]

Test-tube meat to be available this fall, scientist says | Fox News

The worlds first “test-tube” meat, a hamburger made from a cows stem cells, will be produced this fall, Dutch scientist Mark Post told a major science conference.Posts aim is to invent an efficient way to produce skeletal muscle tissue in a laboratory that exactly mimics meat, and eventually replace the entire meat-animal industry. via Test-tube […]

Ethiopias tribes cry for help

A drive to become a world leading sugar producer threatens the livelihoods of thousands of people in rural areas.Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Lower Omo Valley in south-western Ethiopia is a vast and rugged region of mountains and valleys, inhabited largely by nomadic agro-pastoralist tribes numbering some 200,000 people. Many live a simple existence, living in […]

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