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Boulder Brands CEO Says 43% of Customers Want Non-GMO Food

Boulder Brands CEO Says 43% of Customers Want Non-GMO Food

March 6, 2014 | by

Thanks to the anti-GMO movement, makers of Smart Balance will remove GMOs from their butters and spreads. The change will happen as early as this March.

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New Yorkers Push Hard for Lawmakers to Pass Medical Marijuana Act

New Yorkers Push Hard for Lawmakers to Pass Medical Marijuana Act

March 6, 2014 | by

Advocates across New York are doing a month-long push to encourage their elected officials to pass the Compassionate Care Act and pass medical marijuana.

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Groundbreaking Legal Action Filed to Protect US Wildlife, Forests from GMOs, Pesticides

Groundbreaking Legal Action Filed to Protect US Wildlife, Forests from GMOs, Pesticides

March 5, 2014 | by

The CFS has filed a legal challenge demanding that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service protect our wildlife and habitat by banning GMOs and pesticides.

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Major Grocery Stores Announce Refusal of GMO Salmon, Despite FDA Ruling it ‘Safe’

Major Grocery Stores Announce Refusal of GMO Salmon, Despite FDA Ruling it ‘Safe’

March 5, 2014 | by

The largest chain grocery store companies in the US have agreed not to sell genetically modified salmon, but this GMO salmon won’t be labeled as such.

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Woman Fights for Sovereignty After Judge Declares Living Off Grid Illegal

Woman Fights for Sovereignty After Judge Declares Living Off Grid Illegal

March 5, 2014 | by

A Florida woman has been living off the grid with solar powers and rain water to generate power, but a judge has recently declared her efforts illegal.

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California Bill Would License Medical Pot Dispensaries but Limit Patient Access

California Bill Would License Medical Pot Dispensaries but Limit Patient Access

March 5, 2014 | by

Two California organizations are now backing a bill that would more tightly regulate marijuana and limit the number of doctors who can prescribe pot.

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Video: FDA Now Monitoring Social Media, Targeting ‘Whistleblowers’

Video: FDA Now Monitoring Social Media, Targeting ‘Whistleblowers’

March 4, 2014 | by

Amid powerful activism, it should come as no surprise that agencies like the FDA are concerned about whistleblowers leaking key intel to the public.

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Biotech is Creating GMO Human Babies: What Could Possibly go Wrong?

Biotech is Creating GMO Human Babies: What Could Possibly go Wrong?

March 4, 2014 | by

Scientists in the UK and US have already submitted proposals to legally create GMO babies. Actually, GMO human embryos have already been created.

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New Ag Gag Law In Idaho Protects Animal Cruelty, Restricts Activism

New Ag Gag Law In Idaho Protects Animal Cruelty, Restricts Activism

March 4, 2014 | by

Idaho has recently passed an ‘ag-gag’ bill that would make filming on agricultural and dairy farms illegal, thereby protecting animal cruelty.

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Will Russia Ban GMOs? 80% of Citizens Oppose GMO Creations

Will Russia Ban GMOs? 80% of Citizens Oppose GMO Creations

March 3, 2014 | by

Almost 80% of Russian citizens want to ban GMOs along with a legislative bill which would make cultivating any GMO seed in the country illegal.

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