Breast Cancer Patient Protesting Big Pharma’s ‘Death Sentence’ Arrested Outside TPP Talks

Breast cancer patient Zahara Heckscher was arrested for ‘disrupting’ negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a deal that would hurt many cancer patients.


Judge Rules NYC Children Do NOT Need a Flu Shot for Preschools, Day Cares

A Manhattan judge has overturned a policy that would bar preschoolers who haven’t received the flu vaccine from entering city preschools and day cares.


Breaking News! Monsanto’s DARK ACT Stopped Dead in its Tracks in Congress

HR Bill 1599, also known as the DARK ACT (Monsanto’s favorite bill that would ruin GMO labeling initiatives) has been stopped cold in Congress.


Popular Vermont College Course on Medical Marijuana Faces Challenges

The University of Vermont is offering a course on medical marijuana, but due to a lack of scientific testing, professors say they are struggling to teach on the subject.


Leaked Emails Prove Coca-Cola Was Paying for Propaganda Promoting Sugary Drinks

Coca-Cola has been caught donating to ‘charities’ that published propaganda telling people that sugary drinks are not to blame for obesity and other diseases.


Superbugs are on the Rise, and so is the Sale of Antibiotics for Livestock

It seems that U.S. sales of medically-important antibiotics approved for use in livestock is on the rise, but so is the growth of unstoppable super-bacteria.


Whistleblower Says She Was Fired from Hospital for Pointing Out Patient Safety Concerns

A whistleblowing nurse who used to work at a Kaiser hospital says that she was fired for looking after patients’ health.


Jon Stewart Bursts over Expired Healthcare Benefits for 9/11 Responders

Jon Stewart returned to The Daily Show to discuss how 9/11 first-responders were left high and dry after their healthcare benefits expired.


California’s Water Crisis Forces Court to Rescind $4.6 Million Water Extraction Fee Refund

A Northern California water district legally charged a smaller competitor millions in extraction fees for drawing water from wells on its own property.


Coca Cola and Pepsi Battle Over San Francisco University ‘Pouring Rights’

Coca-Cola and Pepsi Co. are battling to have their beverage lines sold at San Francisco State University. Will either soda giant make it in?


Supreme Court of Philippines Confirms GM Eggplant Ban

The Philippines Supreme Court permanently halted the field testing for genetically modified eggplant due to potential concerns.


Lawsuit Seeks to Halt Nestlé from Stealing 1,838,451,342 Gallons of Water in CA

Environmental groups filed a suit against the United States Forest Service, demanding it stop Nestlé from taking the water.


Flint, Michigan Residents File Federal Lawsuit for Lead Contamination of Water

Citizens of Flint, Michigan have filed a federal class action lawsuit accusing the city government of exposing them to water with high levels of lead.


Industry Group Files Suit Over NYC Salt Warnings

The National Restaurant Association filed suit over New York City’s rule requiring some restaurants to put salt warnings on menus oversteps legal authority.


Huge: Monsanto Going to Trial for Crimes Against Humanity

Several activist groups joined by food and farming experts are suing Monsanto for their crimes against humanity.


Chuck Norris Takes Action Against FDA’s GM Salmon

Chuck Norris is taking action to a whole new level with recent commentary on the FDA’s approval of GM salmon.


Bernie Sanders Interview ‘Cancelled Because Monsanto Was Threatening to Sue’

Bernie Sanders reportedly attests that a scheduled interview with CBS on agriculture was cancelled because “Monsanto threatened to sue” the network.