Largest Native American Tribe in California Bans GMOs

The Yurok Tribe, the largest Native American tribe in California, has just announced that it is implementing a ban on all GM crops and GM animals.


High Lead Levels in Children Spark State of Emergency in Michigan

A state of emergency has been declared in Flint, Michigan, where hundreds of children have tested positive for dangerously high levels of lead.


Another Alternative Health Doctor Killed, Found in Makeshift Grave

Canadian and alternative health doctor, Linnea Veinotte, was found dead just a few days before Christmas.


Lobbyists at it Again: GMO Labeling Fight Likely to Resume in New Year

Despite resistance from the people, leaders say the issue of GMO labeling will be ‘top priority’ when they get back to work in January.


Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Meets with Monsanto to Discuss Agricultural ‘Advances’ for 2016

United States Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, recently met with high-ups at Monsanto and other companies to discuss agricultural ‘advances’ for 2016.


Huge: Spending Bill Forces FDA to Label the New GM Salmon

The Food and Drug Administration may be forced to finalize guidelines for the labeling of the recently-approved genetically modified (GM) salmon.


Breaking: Dow Going to Criminal Court in Bhopal 31 Years After Chemical Explosion

Dow will be forced to make an appearance in court in Bhopal for the 1984 Bhopal Gas Disaster, a large chemical explosion.


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?