San Francisco Voters to Decide on 2 Cent/Ounce Soda Tax

A ballot initiative coming to San Francisco in November would put a 2 cent tax on every ounce of soda or sugary beverage sold, generating millions yearly.


Oregon to Decide on Recreational Cannabis Legalization this November

This November, Oregon voters will decide whether or not to join Washington and Colorado in legalizing the recreational use of marijuana.


Doctors, Scientists, & Business Leaders Urge Congress to Reject Toxic Herbicide Enlist Duo

Doctors, scientists, and business leaders are urging politicians to reject the latest toxic atrocity, Enlist Duo, an herbicide mix of 2,4-D and glyphosate.


TTB to Review Alcohol Labeling: GMOs in Your Beer and Wine?

Beer, wine, and other alcoholic drinks are not required to be labeled, but this could change soon as GMO labeling laws come to light under state pressure.


5 Hidden Ingredients in Your GMO Corn that Should NOT Be There

Corn simply isn’t what it used to be. In fact, most of it is now genetically modified. Here are 5 hidden ingredients that can be found in GMO corn.


Stanford Biologist Warns: Early Signs of Earth’s 6th Mass Extinction in Progress

A Stanford professor says the loss and decline of animals is contributing to what seems to be the beginning of Earth’s 6th mass biological extinction event.


Court Rules that Rampant Misuse of Antibiotics on Factory Farms can Continue

The U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the rampant misuse of antibiotics on factory farms can continue, keeping animals and humans in danger.


Thousands Protest McDonald’s at Annual McDonald’s Shareholders Meeting

This year, thousands of protestors gathered outside the meeting at McDonald’s headquarters, calling for higher wages, more food transparency, and more.


Win: EPA Denies Texas’ Farmers Request to Use Dangerous Herbicide on Fields

The EPA denied an emergency request from Texas to use toxic propazine to kill the resistant superweeds, for once protecting people from more biotech poison.


Just Released: Blood Composition of Monkeys Altered Near Fukushima Site

Wild monkeys exposed to Fukushima’s radiation are showing alarming changes in their blood composition as well as a compromised immune system.


Win! U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to Ban Use of Bee, Bird and Butterfly-Killing Neonicotinoids

One government agency has come to its senses, agreeing to eliminate bee and butterfly-toxic neonicotinoids in the Pacific Region of the NW Wildlife Refuges.


Detroit Forces Farmer to Destroy 248 Gallons of Milk, 1200 Free-Range Eggs

The state of Michigan decided to direct its minimal resources to crack-down on a few small food co-ops in the city of Standish for offering farm-fresh food.


Medical Marijuana Aids Dying Pets Back to Health, Individuals Report

A growing number of pet owners have found that marijuana is a safe and effective natural health treatment to aid dying animals.


Colorado Marijuana Legalization is ‘Harming Nebraska Taxes’

Nebraska law enforcement admitted that all they do is profile cars from Colorado passing through in order to write tickets for finding marijuana.


Monsanto Ordered to Pay $93 Million to Small Town for Poisoning Citizens

West Virginia has finished a settlement causing Monsanto to pay $93 million to a town called Nitro for poisoning citizens with Agent Orange chemicals.


Marijuana Trade Association Formed in NY to Create ‘Safest, Most Effective’ Marijuana Program

Marijuana advocates have joined forces in New York to create one of the safest and most effective medical marijuana programs in the nation.


Win: Farmers in El Salvador Successfully Oppose Monsanto’s GMO Seeds

Recently, the U.S. tried to indirectly force El Salvador into purchasing Monsanto’s genetically modified seeds. But El Salvador is fighting back.