Tag: genetically modified organisms

The Final Stand: Grassroots Movement Against Monsanto Explodes

The Final Stand: Grassroots Movement Against Monsanto Explodes













Anthony Gucciardi, Natural Society
Waking Times

The international resistance against Monsanto and the genetic manipulation of the food supply has advanced to an all new level, with countless citizens around the world taking the fight online and partaking in the Monsanto Video Revolt grassroots movement. Though scheduled to … More

July 10, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Don’t Worry, GE Labeling Will Not Cause World Hunger

Don’t Worry, GE Labeling Will Not Cause World Hunger













Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, Pesticide Action Network
Waking Times

The U.S. movement to label genetically engineered (GE) foods is gaining ground. More states introduced GE labeling bills this year than ever before. And word from D.C. is that a federal labeling bill will be announced in the next week or so. Whether … More

April 23, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Alert: Monsanto Rider Slips Through Senate, Hour Glass Running…

Alert: Monsanto Rider Slips Through Senate, Hour Glass Running…













Waking Times

On Wednesday morning, HR 933 passed with the new rider dubbed by activists as the Monsanto Protection Act therein. The rider has nothing to do with proposed government spending to keep it running for the next six months.

Alliance for Natural Health (ANH-USA) reported earlier:

Once … More

March 22, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Latin American Communities Fight to Protect Heirloom Seeds From Monsanto

Latin American Communities Fight to Protect Heirloom Seeds From Monsanto













Anna Hunt, Staff Writer
Waking Times

In small Latin American countries, such as Guatemala, Costa Rica and Nicaragua, most farmers do not know the pros and cons of using genetically-modified organisms (GMOs). Many do not even know what GMO means. But Monsanto is changing all of this with an aggressive … More

March 11, 2013 | By | 7 Replies More
GMO Seed Freedom or Freedom from GMO Seeds – Which Will It Be?

GMO Seed Freedom or Freedom from GMO Seeds – Which Will It Be?













Barbara H. Peterson, Farm Wars
Waking Times 

When is a fight for food freedom just the opposite? How about when that fight is about the right to plant second generation GMO seeds

We are not talking about conventional or organic seeds. We are talking about GMOs. Has everyone … More

February 28, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
The GMO Lie Threatens Life on Earth Yet Some Resist

The GMO Lie Threatens Life on Earth Yet Some Resist













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

In 62 United States counties, citizens have to right to know if their food has been genetically altered, and more communities throughout the US (in some 37 states) are continuing to fight against unlabeled GM foods. The American population continues to learn of … More

February 12, 2013 | By | 7 Replies More
Common Modern Foods Which Cause DNA Damage

Common Modern Foods Which Cause DNA Damage













Raluca Schachter, Guest Writer
Waking Times

How important is it what you put in your mouth, after all? How much man made, toxic lab food can one ingest before negative symptoms show up? How much more sickness does this society have to endure before we finally stay united and demand … More

January 23, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Monarch Butterflies in Decline Due to Proliferation of GM Crops

Monarch Butterflies in Decline Due to Proliferation of GM Crops













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

The monarch butterfly is yet another animal species that appears to be in rapid decline due to the rise in herbicide-resistant genetically modified (GM) crops. These butterflies lay eggs on milkweed plants, and once the eggs hatch, monarch caterpillars feed exclusively on the weed. … More

January 17, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Poland Bans Genetically Modified Crops

Poland Bans Genetically Modified Crops













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

The North-Eastern European country, Poland, has become the latest EU nation to ban the production of genetically modified (GM) crops, although, the European Food Safety Authority has approved GM crops as being safe for cultivation. Poland’s Ministry of Agriculture has opted … More

January 8, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Unlabeled Genetically Modified Salmon Could Soon Be In Stores

Unlabeled Genetically Modified Salmon Could Soon Be In Stores













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Genetically-modified (GM) Atlantic salmon is biotech’s next venture as they circumvent nature in an effort to create salmon that grows twice as fast as wild salmon – making fish production more profitable. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a statement last Friday, … More

December 27, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
GMO Pharmacy: The Pervasiveness of GMOs in Medicines and Supplements

GMO Pharmacy: The Pervasiveness of GMOs in Medicines and Supplements













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

The concern over eating genetically-modified foods is growing as more people learn about the harmful effects of genetically-modified organisms (GMOs). Although not readily publicized by the mainstream media, GMOs have been linked to various health complications such as tumors, organ failure, DNA damageMore

October 30, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Why Are We Being Kept in the Dark Over GMOs?

Why Are We Being Kept in the Dark Over GMOs?













Dr. Mercola, Special Contributor
Waking Times

You may already be fully aware of the fight surrounding the latest California  GMO labeling legislation known as Prop 37, a bill which I have been very  passionate about supporting over the past few months. As it currently stands in  the United States, you … More

September 13, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
The Battle Over Genetically Modified Organisms

The Battle Over Genetically Modified Organisms













Howard Straus
Waking Times 

Controversy over Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) has been increasing in intensity.

The biotech industry’s history of mendaciousness regarding GMO plants extends all the way back to the first test plots of GMO crops. We were assured (apparently without any basis in fact) there was no chance … More

August 15, 2012 | By | Reply More

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Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public

Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public













Terence Newton, Staff Writer
Waking Times

In a world of problems and solutions, few ideas spur both immediate hope and skepticism as the idea of free energy, and, on the brink of ecological disaster, nothing may be of greater importance to the human race.

The story of Nikola More

April 14, 2014 | By | 12 Replies More
Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields













Kevin Samson, Guest
Waking Times

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings … More

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
On the Eve of Construction

On the Eve of Construction













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I love the sound of construction. I always have. Not the industrial sound from the kind of massive, offensive structures made with other-worldly looking machines, but the intentional, gentle kind. Small structures going up, improvements on homes, road repairs, even tending to gardens whether … More

April 13, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?

Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?













Brandon Baker, Eco Watch
Waking Times

Monsanto didn’t achieve $11.8 billion in sales and 404 facilities in 66 countries all on its own.

The company is valued at $60 billion in the marketplace with 525 million shares outstanding, but the three largest mutual fund shareholders, Vanguard, Fidelity and State Street, … More

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More

Activism Works

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Fluoride is a poisonous substance added to many municipal water supplies across the US, Canada, and elsewhere without the permission of the residents. Is there a model that communities can follow to remove it from their water supply? The short answer to this question is yesMore

April 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry

6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry













Martha Rosenberg, AlterNet
Waking Times

While many procedures on factory farms are cruel, breeding animals into mutants and violating mother/offspring bonds are truly crimes against nature.

The horrors of factory farming are multifold. Treating animals like heads of lettuce—”forget it’s an animal” says one farming magazine—has created institutionalized ruthlessness toward … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason

Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

The Internet awakening has given birth to a worldwide multitude of people that are disengaging from the programmed paradigm created for us, and awakening to the reality of the dangers we face. The web has supplied a platform for writers to take a crack … More

March 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry

13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry













Heather Callaghan & Jeffrey Green, Guests
Waking Times

A major shift in the consciousness of food consumers is forcing the industry into a competitive race to become more natural.  The market is telling food producers that they no longer want so-called factory food because of its many harmful effects on … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken

American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

You may be aware that bees are dying in large numbers across the globe, courtesy of the ever-increasing presence of toxins in our environment. But did you know that the monarch butterfly is also becoming endangered, and for the same reason?

As reported by the New More

March 22, 2014 | By | Reply More