A megamerger between two of the world’s biggest agricultural corporations looms on the horizon. The seed and pesticide giant Monsanto is inching closer to uniting with the German pharmaceutical and chemical company Bayer—a consolidation that could spell disaster for farmers, pollinators, and affordable, healthy food. Here’s why the Monsanto-Bayer merger is a toxic relationship: One-Stop Shopping for Increased Pesticide Use When … Continue reading What Would a Monsanto-Bayer Merger Really Grow?
If you haven’t already noticed, there’s an agenda at play every year to keep people in a state of fear. Many of you are likely becoming very receptive to the extent of the psychological operation being played out in the mainstream media and one which the alternative media is willfully piggybacking on to further condition … Continue reading Perpetual Fear of the Next Health ‘Crisis’
Factory farmed chicken has been identified as the food responsible for the greatest number of foodborne illnesses, thanks to the presence of pathogenic bacteria, many of which are resistant to antibiotics. Now, testing reveals chicken and other meats may also contain drugs that are banned for use in food animals. As reported by Consumer Reports,1 drugs … Continue reading Banned Drugs Found in Your Meat
In August, researchers from the University of California, Berkeley published their findings that wild green “weeds” growing in abundance in the poor, urban areas of San Francisco, California contain more nutrition than grocery store produce, even despite the drought in California. About nine city blocks worth of wild greens were collected from three separate areas by the … Continue reading Weeds Growing in Poor Urban Areas More Nutritious than Grocery Store Produce
Apparently, it’s a cosmic law that whatever the government wages war against mysteriously becomes exponentially worse. Take drugs, for example. After decades of a brutal and destructive international war, drugs just keep on becoming more prevalent and more dangerous. But the drug war is part of the zeitgeist, and so we have that strange and … Continue reading The Diabolical Truth About Mass-Market Cocaine
When I was ten years old, my father posed the following question to me: "The story or the warrior, which is mightier?" "The warrior!" I replied." My father shook his head in disagreement. "The story. The story is mightier than the warrior," he said to me. "How can that be?" I asked him. "The story … Continue reading BROADENING THE STORY; WE DID IT.
Until the end of 16 century, Africa was far more advanced than Europe in terms of political organization, science, technology and culture. That prosperity continued, despite the European slavery ravages, till the 17th and 18th century. The continent was crowded with tens of great and prosperous cities, empires and kingdoms with King Askia Toure of … Continue reading Broadening the story; Why there are no historical buildings or monuments in sub-Saharan Africa!