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Why is There GMO Sugar In Salt?

Why is There GMO Sugar In Salt?













Heather Callaghan, Contributor
Waking Times

Great April Fools’ Day prank idea: Switch up your loved ones’ sugar with salt. When they spit out their coffee and comment on the saltiness you can insist that it’s really sugar and that there’s nothing wrong, giving the prank a twisted flair.

But you’d … More

March 8, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Genetic Fallacy: How Pesticide Companies Silence Scientific Dissent

Genetic Fallacy: How Pesticide Companies Silence Scientific Dissent













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

There are plenty of indications suggesting that the evidence-based paradigm across sciences is built on quicksand, having been largely bought and paid for by many major multinational corporations.

Nowhere is this more evident than in the chemical industry, where pesticide companies posing as “biotechnology” firms specializing … More

February 21, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Genetically Modified DNA Transfers From Food to Human Blood

Genetically Modified DNA Transfers From Food to Human Blood













Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The inclusion of genetically modified (GM) plants in the human diet has raised concerns about the transfer of transgenes from GM plants to humans. Contrary to the claims by biotech giants such as Monsanto, a report in PLOS One shows that that meal-derived DNA … More

February 20, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Despite Majority Opposition, GMO Corn Gets Green Light in Europe

Despite Majority Opposition, GMO Corn Gets Green Light in Europe













John Deike, EcoWatch
Waking Times

Corporations, backed by influential lobbyists and western governments, dealt major blows this month against activists who are fighting to limit the cultivation of genetically modified organisms(GMOs).

The European Commission gave DuPont Pioneer the green light to freely grow insecticidal corn, also known as TC1507. … More

February 18, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Roundup Accumulates in GMO Food, Proving Its Lack of Safety

Roundup Accumulates in GMO Food, Proving Its Lack of Safety













Sayer Ji, Green Med Info
Waking Times

An important new manuscript accepted for publication in the journal Food Chemistry disproves the widely held notion that GMO crops are ‘substantially equivalent’ to their traditional counterparts; a notion which forms the basis for national and international agencies – including the U.S. FDA, … More

February 6, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Whether Labeled Organic, Non-GMO or Conventional, Here Are 12 Reasons To Avoid Any Kind of Soy

Whether Labeled Organic, Non-GMO or Conventional, Here Are 12 Reasons To Avoid Any Kind of Soy













Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Soy has become a major source of toxicity for human beings, especially in the last three decades. Not only is more than 99% of soy genetically modified, but sources labeled organic or non-GMO are often exposed to the same problems as conventional soy. If … More

January 27, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
The Incredibly Flat World of Monsanto

The Incredibly Flat World of Monsanto













Barbara H. Peterson, Farm Wars
Waking Times

New scientific discovery reveals DNA manipulation can create mutations due to ignorance of gene control mechanism.

There was a time when science dictated that the world was flat, and that if you reached the edge, you would simply fall off. What they couldn’t … More

January 14, 2014 | By | 8 Replies More
Genetically Modified Apples Which Eliminate The Browning Process Soon To Be Approved

Genetically Modified Apples Which Eliminate The Browning Process Soon To Be Approved













Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Since the genetic code of the apple was mapped by researchers a few years ago, scientists have explored gene silencing and other manipulation techniques to alter one of nature’s most healing superfoods. Genetically modified apples may soon enter the food supply under the guise … More

January 8, 2014 | By | 7 Replies More
7 Foods a Nutritionist Would Never Eat

7 Foods a Nutritionist Would Never Eat













David Dack, Contributor
Waking Times

Certain foods have been shown to be the culprit to some of health troubles that we are facing today. From obesity, high cholesterol, severe migraines, even cancer and heart disease, these foods are slowly poisoning the human species, leading to unfathomable losses in health … More

January 7, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
How Biological Farming Can Transform Your Food Supply for the Better

How Biological Farming Can Transform Your Food Supply for the Better













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Jerry Brunetti, an internationally renowned speaker, is the founder of Agri-Dynamics, a company that provides holistic animal remedies for farm, livestock, and pets.

He’s also a co-founder of EarthWorks Natural Organic Products, which provides products and consulting services. Brunetti is a cancer survivor who can say … More

December 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Ten Reasons To Buy Local Food

Ten Reasons To Buy Local Food













Brenton Johnson, Guest
Waking Times 

1. Locally grown food tastes better.

Food grown in your own community is usually picked within the past day or two. It’s crisp, sweet, and loaded with flavor. Produce flown or trucked in from Florida, Chile, Mexico, or Holland is, quite understandably, much older. Several … More

December 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Post-GMO Economy

The Post-GMO Economy













Elizabeth Royte, Modern Farmer
Waking Times

One mainstream farmer is returning to conventional seed — and he’s not alone

As an invulnerable tween, Chris Huegerich, the child of a prosperous farming family, wiped out on his motorcycle in tiny Breda, Iowa. Forty years on, folks still call Huegerich “Crash.” And … More

December 12, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Against The Advice of Experts, Canada Approves World’s First Genetically Modified Salmon Destined For Consumption In The U.S.

Against The Advice of Experts, Canada Approves World’s First Genetically Modified Salmon Destined For Consumption In The U.S.













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times 

It seems the level of corruption at the hands of politicians and power hungry investors is no different in Canada than anywhere else in the world. Environment Canada has approved the commercial production of GM Atlantic salmon eggs which grow to market-size twice as … More

November 27, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Experimental GMO Fish Operation Puts Wild Salmon, Environment at Risk

Experimental GMO Fish Operation Puts Wild Salmon, Environment at Risk













Kaye Spector, EcoWatch
Waking Times

AquaBounty’s experimental production facility of genetically engineered salmon in Panama is missing a number of legally required permits and inspections, including a wastewater discharge permit, says an administrative claim filed today in Panama by the environmental group Centro de Incidencia Ambiental de Panama (CIAM).

Food More

November 26, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More
True GMO Science and Dangers You’ll Never Hear About from the Media

True GMO Science and Dangers You’ll Never Hear About from the Media













Paul Fassa, Natural Society
Waking Times

The mainstream media (MSM) usually lamely refers to GMO issues as an undecided debate or controversy, depicting anti-GMO people as “emotional” and “unreasonable” while claiming genetic engineering is more “scientific”. But the only “science” the MSM is exposed to are press releases from the … More

November 25, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Monsanto & Friends Make Biggest Illegal Contribution on Record to Stop GMO Labeling in Washington

Monsanto & Friends Make Biggest Illegal Contribution on Record to Stop GMO Labeling in Washington













Christina Sarich, Staff Writer
Waking Times

If you haven’t already heard of the Grocery Manufacturer’s of America and their aims at stopping Initiative 522 from passing in Washington just days from now, you will shortly. With companies like Monsanto taking the lead, millions of dollars have been funneled illegally through More

November 5, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Los Angeles Set to Be Largest GMO-Free Zone in USA

Los Angeles Set to Be Largest GMO-Free Zone in USA













Anthony Gucciardi, Natural Society
Waking Times

International outrage against Monsanto and GMOs by activists and concerned citizens at large is paying off once again. Just days after Mexico announced a complete ban on the growth of GMO corn, Los Angeles lawmakers have now gone on record in setting up Los … More

October 25, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
In the Beginning There Was Monsanto

In the Beginning There Was Monsanto













Barbara H. Peterson, Farm Wars
Waking Times

Yes, life as we know it is ending. It is being replaced by designer genes constructed in a lab and set loose on the environment with reckless abandon. We eat them, breathe them, drink them, absorb them through our skin, and pass the … More

October 18, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Total GMO Ban To Be Considered By Russia Within Weeks

Total GMO Ban To Be Considered By Russia Within Weeks













Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

As one of the few nations in the world with a GMO-free platform, Russia does not allow any cultivation of GMOs for commercial purposes. Their regulatory agencies recently suspended the import and use of an American GM corn following a study suggesting a … More

September 30, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Attacks on Health Reporters and Their Readers Are Escalating

Attacks on Health Reporters and Their Readers Are Escalating













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Truth becomes treason in an empire of lies. Attacks against health web sites like yours truly and others, and our readers—yes, that would be you—are rapidly escalating.

Thinly veiled threats are issued not just by industry spokespersons (many of whom hide their industry ties from their More

September 20, 2013 | By | 8 Replies More

Must Watch Videos

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