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The GMO Labeling Conundrum

The GMO Labeling Conundrum

Ulson Gunnar, New Eastern Outlook Waking Times It would seem that large agricultural corporations touting genetically modified organisms (GMOs) they claim possess enhanced benefits for farmers and consumers would be proud to differentiate their products on the shelves from organic and traditionally produced food. However that is not the case. Not only is big-ag attempting […]

By September 29, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Wave of GMO Labeling Victories Emboldens Movement to Take Back Food Democracy

Wave of GMO Labeling Victories Emboldens Movement to Take Back Food Democracy

Michele Simon, EcoWatch Waking Times The East Coast has been getting most of the attention lately on the state by state effort to label genetically-engineered food. Vermont recently passed a bill and New York State’s bill is now moving. But let’s not forget about the western states, which are also critical to this fight. Right to know advocates in Oregon and Colorado are currently […]

GMOs: Ban Them or Label Them?

GMOs: Ban Them or Label Them?

Ronnie Cummins, Organic Consumers Association Waking Times Since the controversial introduction in the mid-nineties of genetically engineered (GE) food and crops, and the subsequent fast-tracking of those crops by the federal government—with no independent safety-testing or labeling required—there has been a lively debate among activists, both inside and outside the U.S., about how to drive […]

Labeling Is Not the Only Thing About GMOs We Don’t Know

Labeling Is Not the Only Thing About GMOs We Don’t Know

Catherine J. Frompovich, Guest Waking Times Genetic modification of plants—along with cloning of animals, remember Dolly the Sheep (1996)—has been going on without apparent second thoughts being given to the ramifications of what such technological advances do to the biosphere. Recently, concerned citizens have taken a second look at GMO technology relative to the toxic […]

By October 21, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Monsanto’s Stock Becoming High Risk as Youth Demand GMO Labeling

Monsanto’s Stock Becoming High Risk as Youth Demand GMO Labeling

Lauren Berlekamp, EcoWatch Waking Times Whether you believe genetically engineered (GE) foods ought to be labeled or you believe they ought to be outright banned, this very debate means bad news for notorious Big Ag biotech giant Monsanto. In a recent article published by conservative Canadian newspaper The Globe and Mail, well-known growth investor and columnist Chris […]

By September 6, 2013 3 Comments Read More →
7 Reasons Why Genetically Modified Foods Will Never Be Labeled And Why It Won’t Matter In The Future

7 Reasons Why Genetically Modified Foods Will Never Be Labeled And Why It Won’t Matter In The Future

Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease Waking Times There are many arguments in favor of mandatory labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMO). However, corporate lobbyists have been very effective in preventing any GMO labeling legislation from being enacted into law. The public is in favor of the idea, but politicians are only on board until voting polls […]

By August 16, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
3 Signs That Anti-GMO Activism Is Working In Europe

3 Signs That Anti-GMO Activism Is Working In Europe

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Waking Times There are days that Monsanto’s efforts to dominate the food supply through its patenting of GMO seeds seem so malicious and abhorrent, that any possibility of regular people and family farms taking back control over agriculture and our food source appears insurmountable. Yet, there are also days when it appears […]

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, on the eve of a […]

By December 27, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
30 States Pick Up Reins on GMO Labeling Initiative After Prop 37 Defeat

30 States Pick Up Reins on GMO Labeling Initiative After Prop 37 Defeat

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times With the defeat of California Prop 37, the fight to require labeling of genetically modified foods has passed on to other states, such as Washington and Vermont. Although California’s initiative failed on election day, the campaign brought national attention to the issue of labeling GM foods, with 30 other […]

By November 13, 2012 5 Comments Read More →
California’s Prop 37 Scandal: Resolution and Healing Amid the Corruption – Washington State Next?

California’s Prop 37 Scandal: Resolution and Healing Amid the Corruption – Washington State Next?

Jack Adam Weber, Wake Up World Waking Times After elections we learned of the scandal claiming that the results of Prop 37 were announced prematurely and perhaps incorrectly. Then we discovered the official record from the California Secretary of State for all the uncounted votes, amounting to 3,334,495. Many people have begun to hope that we could still win this […]

By November 12, 2012 3 Comments Read More →
Ever Met a Person Face-to-Face That Actually Opposes Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods?

Ever Met a Person Face-to-Face That Actually Opposes Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods?

Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease Waking Times Who are these people that oppose GMO (genetically modified organisms) labeling? Have you ever met one of them? If so, who do they work for and do they have ulterior motives? Most of us have never met these people in person because they remain cloaked behind a corporate facade. […]

By November 6, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Defeat Monsanto — Vote YES on Prop 37

Defeat Monsanto — Vote YES on Prop 37

Jack Adam Weber, Wakeup-World Waking Times On November 6th this year all of us that despise GMOs and Monsanto will be waiting with bated breath for the outcome of one single proposition that, if passed, could topple the GMO empire in the United States and trickle down to other countries around the world. Proposition 37, the California Right to Know […]

By October 16, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
In Support of California Proposition 37: Required Full-Label Disclosure of Genetically Modified Organisms

In Support of California Proposition 37: Required Full-Label Disclosure of Genetically Modified Organisms

Tom Newmark, Drake Sadler, and Michael Besancon American Botanical Council Did you hear the recent story about the scientists who wanted to put the phosphorescent genes from jellyfish into kittens? Sounds crazy, but some cat owners whose felines stray at night would like to use this technology to find them in the dark. So imagine […]

By October 4, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
Is The End of Monsanto Near? Prop 37 Succeeding as Nations Ban GMO Crops

Is The End of Monsanto Near? Prop 37 Succeeding as Nations Ban GMO Crops

Anthony Gucciardi Waking Times Is the end of Monsanto within reach? It has certainly been a rough couple of weeks for the mega corporation as the real dangers surrounding GMOs are being brought to the attention of consumers on a global scale like never before. It all started with the monumental French study finding a serious link […]

By September 29, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
Brazilian Court Demands Nestle Label GMO Ingredients

Brazilian Court Demands Nestle Label GMO Ingredients

Anthony Gucciardi Waking Times It appears another victory has been declared in the battle against Monsanto and GMO ingredients. According to a major Brazilian business publication and GMWatch, a Brazilian court has demanded that multi-billion dollar food giant Nestle label all of their products as genetically modified that have over 1% GMO content. The ruling reportedly coincides with Brazilian law […]

By August 22, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Monsanto Launches Massive Campaign to Stop GMO Labeling

Monsanto Launches Massive Campaign to Stop GMO Labeling

Lisa Garber Waking Times We’ve gone on at great lengths discussing the dangers of genetic modification. Monsanto’s GMO corn has been linked to weight gain and organ function disruption, while GMO crops and pesticides destroy our farmland and environment.  According to the Alliance of Natural Health, the grandchildren of rats fed GMO corn were born sterile. GMO is just one […]

By July 9, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

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15-Year Old Girl Tells YOU Why You Have the Right to Know What’s in Your Food

15-Year Old Girl Tells YOU Why You Have the Right to Know What’s in Your Food

Video – This 15-year anti-GMO activist explains why you have the right to know what’s in your food.

By October 13, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Grounding Principle

Grounding Principle

Video – This video demonstrates the powerful principle called grounding and its relevance in one’s daily life.

By October 12, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How Does Fear Work?

How Does Fear Work?

Video: How does fear actually work? What happens when we become afraid?

By October 12, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
The Round City Concept

The Round City Concept

This idea of a round city may not be the answer to all the problems but this can build a far better environment…

By October 11, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Re-Greening The Deserts

Re-Greening The Deserts

This film should be an inspiration to everyone to not give up and save the deserts of the earth.

By October 11, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

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By October 7, 2014 4 Comments Read More →
Inducing Higher Intelligence and Heightened Senses with Gamma Brain Waves

Inducing Higher Intelligence and Heightened Senses with Gamma Brain Waves

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer Waking Times Brainwave entrainment is a way to train the brain to synchronize to a certain frequency, such as gamma, beta, delta, theta and alpha. Each frequency matches a certain state of consciousness. For example, delta is the brainwave dominant while in an unconscious state such as sleeping; while theta and […]

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