Smithfield Sued For Misleading Consumers With False Claims Of Superior Safety

By Katherine Paul, Organic Consumers Association.   -

The Organic Consumers Association announced that it has sued Smithfield Foods for falsely advertising Smithfield pork products as the “safest” U.S. pork products. In the complaint, OCA alleges [...]

French Court Finds Monsanto Guilty Of Chemical Poisoning

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In appeals court in Lyon, France has upheld a 2012 ruling against Monsanto, in which the agribusiness giant was found guilty of the chemical poisoning a farmer named Paul François. The grain [...]

Russia Preventing US Global GMO Dictatorship

By Kamran Hasanov, Tsargrad TV, Translated by Sustainable Pulse -

Researchers from Iowa State University published the results of a study in which it was revealed that RT and Sputnik released more articles including the word “GMO” than the old-timers of the [...]

Monsanto’s Minions In Senate Move To Kill GMO Labeling

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By the Organic Consumers Association. Now that we’re so close to our first big GMO labeling victory—Vermont's mandatory labeling law scheduled to take effect July 1—Monsanto is going with the [...]

TPP & SOTU: The Facts vs. Obama

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Flush The TPP. President Obama will make his push for the ratification of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) a major part of the State of the Union as [...]

EPA Bans Highly Toxic GMO Pesticide

By Ocean Robbins, -

By Ocean Robbins for the Food Revolution Network. In phenomenal and ground-breaking news, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has just announced that it is revoking the registration of [...]

Newsletter: 10 Shocking Realities of the TPP; Join The Revolt

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. Finally, the text of the TPP has been released. It is not as bad as we expected – it is worse. Now we see why the US Trade Representative and President [...]

Obama Wrong Again: Trade Law Undermines Food Safety Law

By Public Citizen, Global Trade Watch, -

Today’s final ruling by the World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body against popular U.S. country-of-origin meat labeling (COOL) policy spotlights how trade agreements can undermine domestic [...]

Food Fear Lands Japan in Court Over US Trade Deal

By Aya Takada, -

Masahiko Yamada, 73, a lawyer and minister in 2010 in the then Democratic Party of Japan government, filed the lawsuit at Tokyo District Court on Friday on behalf of more than 1,000 plaintiffs, [...]

Trade Agreements Hurt Jobs And Wages

By Drew Martin and Bill Ebergardt, -

We already know that so-called “free” trade agreements aren’t free — they hurt jobs and wages and are deeply irresponsible. Indeed, just two past “free” trade deals, NAFTA and China’s addition to [...]