Current Health News

July 26, 2016 - Issue 3629


Monsanto Benefits Hand Over Fist From Tax Dollar Subsidies

Monsanto Benefits Hand Over Fist From Tax Dollar Subsidies

July 26, 2016

It's not something the majority of Americans will feel good about in the days ahead, especially since over five dozen other nations have stood firm in favor of this for years. But that just illuminates how incredibly corrupt things have become - how powerful industries can control how you and I live our lives.

Even Organic Factory Farms Hate Transparency

organic farm

July 26, 2016

The US Department of Agriculture's proposed organic rule on animal welfare may fall short in protecting animals while serving corporate interests. As it stands, many supposedly natural brands are raising food CAFO-style while masquerading as organic.

Should Food Sharing Be Illegal?

Food Sharing

July 26, 2016

Many US states have made it illegal to share or sell home-cooked food items to friends, neighbors, homeless people and others. Such regulations protect big food monopolies while making it difficult for small, local food producers to operate.