Friday, 27 April 2012
EU has sacrificed democratic principles and rights to the maw of unprincipled Big Business/corporate interests
Wednesday, 25 April 2012
Saturday, 21 April 2012
Read article on the Pesticide Action Network North America website
Thursday, 19 April 2012
Thursday, 12 April 2012
Johnson and Johnson: heavy fine for misleading doctors about adverse effects of Risperdal antipsychotic
If you click on the Johnson and Johnson label beneath this post, you will bring up other instances of J & J's corrupt business practices. The guilty individuals should have to appear in the criminal court, where they could receive a prison sentence appropriate to the gravity of the damage their dangerous drugs have inflicted.This would be far more effective in curbing the excesses of the drug companies.
Sunday, 8 April 2012
Friday, 6 April 2012
Opposition to biotech giant Monsanto growing worldwide, new report shows
A new report by civil society organisations shows that around the world small-holder and organic farmers, local communities and social movements are increasingly resisting and rejecting Monsanto, and the agro-industrial model that it represents. The new report, jointly produced by La Via Campesina, Friends of the Earth International and Combat Monsanto - available in English, French and Spanish - provides snapshots of frontline struggles against Monsanto and other agrochemical corporations pushing genetically modified (GM) crops onto farmers and into the environment.
Read press release on the Friends of the Earth International website