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Hundreds of Farmers Block Roads in Protest of Monsanto’s GMO Crops

Christina Sarich, Poland’s largest farmer uprising.  Poland’s largest farmer uprising ever has occurred as convoys of tractors took to the roads recently in protest of GMO infiltration and land grabs by biotech and Big Ag corporations.  More than 150 farmers blocked roadways and held numerous demonstrations in order to bring attention to the important issue of food […] Continue reading →

What are black sites? A History of “Secret Prisons”

 In military terminology, a black site is a location at which an unacknowledged black project is conducted. Recently, the term has gained notoriety in describing secret prisons operated by the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), generally outside of U.S. territory and legal jurisdiction. What Are Ghost Detentions and Black Sites?   Soon after September 11, […] Continue reading →

Enemy Without a Name: “We must never let fear rule.” But so far it’s winning”

Paul Greenberg,    Last week our president and commander- in-chief responded to the latest wave of terrorist attacks around the world by — calling a seminar. It was a seminar in the style of your college sociology textbook: full of abstract generalities with no particular relevance to any specific, real-life social reality. The international confab produced […] Continue reading →

Kerry questions Netanyahu’s judgment as U.S.-Israel row deepens

 U.S. officials on Wednesday questioned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s judgment and said his outspoken condemnation of efforts to secure an Iranian nuclear deal had injected destructive partisanship into U.S.-Israeli relations. In an escalation of hostile exchanges between the allies six days before Netanyahu gives a speech to Congress on the threat from Iran, the […] Continue reading →

Rudy’s Right and His Critics Know It

Shawn Mitchell,  Enforcers from the Left are scrambling to delegitimize Rudy Giuliani’s statement that he doesn’t believe Barack Obama loves America. They know Giuliani only said what many millions of Americans think, and want to stop the discussion from catching fire. To paraphrase a past president, the answer depends on what the meaning of America is. […] Continue reading →

It’s Official, McDonald’s and Monsanto Are Both ‘Losing Money Fast’

Anthony Gucciardi | Natural Society –  Public awakens to what’s really in their food. In a series of headlines that would pass as virtually unbelievable several years ago, mainstream economists are sounding the alarm over the financial decline of both fast food giant McDonald’s and biotech juggernaut Monsanto. CNN asks, ‘Is McDonald’s doomed?’ Business Insider […] Continue reading →