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The Animas River in Colorado turned orange with toxins after a spill sent a million gallons of mine waste into a waterway last week. (Photo:  La Plata County Emergency Management)

As Colorado Spill Hits New Mexico, Alarm Sounds Over Abandoned Mines

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams August 9, 2015   As Colorado Spill Hits New Mexico, Alarm Sounds Over Abandoned Mines Toxic waste spill last Wednesday continues to spread, turning attention to issue of abandoned mines in U.S.   Just days after workers with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) accidentally spilled a million gallons of toxic […]


Monsanto Protection Act Part 2? New Bill Introduced Spells Bad News For GMO Activists

By Arjun Walia Collective Evolution June 21, 2015   Monsanto Protection Act Part 2? New Bill Introduced Spells Bad News For GMO Activists     A couple of years ago, a bill was introduced (H.R. 933) allowing big biotech corporations, like Monsanto, to override United States federal courts on the issue of planting experimental genetically […]

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Endgame for glyphosate? The global fallout of WHO’s ‘probable carcinogen’ classification 1

By Dr Eva Sirinathsinghji The Ecologist June 17, 2015   Endgame for glyphosate? The global fallout of WHO’s ‘probable carcinogen’ classification   WHO’s official recognition of the health damage caused by glyphosate, the world’s most widely used herbicide, is having ramifications around the world, writes Dr Eva Sirinathsinghji. National governments are moving to restrict the […]


America The Obese: Is There A Multibillion Dollar Conspiracy To Make Sure Americans Stay Overweight?

By Michael Snyder End Of The American Dream May 31, 2015   America The Obese: Is There A Multibillion Dollar Conspiracy To Make Sure Americans Stay Overweight?     According to Gallup, America is now fatter than it has ever been before.  But how can this possibly be?  After all, Americans spend an astounding 60 […]

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