Tag: GMO’s

Is Glyphosate Causing Chronic Illness (And How to Reverse the Damage)

Is Glyphosate Causing Chronic Illness (And How to Reverse the Damage)

| Jul 8, 2018

Despite the prevalence of GMO foods, the FDA approval of GMO salmon (the first commercially available genetically engineered animal), and the pre-approval of Monsanto’s new generation of CRISPR-enabled GMOs, they remain as controversial as ever. In the CRISPR article linked above, we covered some concerns that experts have about the basic safety of genetically modified […]

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A New Generation of GMOs (And Why You Should Avoid Them)

A New Generation of GMOs (And Why You Should Avoid Them)

| Jul 2, 2018

Despite the ongoing debate around genetically modified organisms (GMOs), it’s clear to many that we should tread lightly when allowing them into our diets. The companies responsible for creating and distributing GMO foods maintain that they carry no health risks. Further, they hide behind the moralistic message of saving our ailing food system and solving […]

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Monsanto: A Long Line of Profitable Poisons

Monsanto: A Long Line of Profitable Poisons

| Jul 28, 2016

Industrial society has not been kind to our planet. The greed of capitalism, politics, and power dynamics have all but conquered the world, leaving a wake of environmental degradation, sickness, and suffering. The future doesn’t look very bright. The ecological recklessness of our world’s corporatocracy is tragic, sick, and insupportable—but this doesn’t mean that every […]

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How Farming of the Future Could Save Our Food System

How Farming of the Future Could Save Our Food System

| Apr 6, 2016

During a recent visit to some hot springs in southern Colorado, I wandered away from our cabin to explore the neighborhood. I came across “Welcome” and “Come On In!” signs, which led me up a long, dirt driveway to a greenhouse complex tucked against the base of towering, granite peaks. Heading inside one of the […]

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Got (Chemicals in Your) Milk?

Got (Chemicals in Your) Milk?

| Mar 19, 2016

It seems that the conventional food industry’s propaganda machine has stooped to a new low. According to their marketing campaigns, milk is now a superfood. They’ve been singing the “milk does a body good” song for some time now. Through commercials and billboards, milk is touted not just as a tasty and enjoyable beverage, but […]

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Monsanto’s Crimes against Humanity (Will They Finally Get What’s Coming to Them?)

Monsanto’s Crimes against Humanity (Will They Finally Get What’s Coming to Them?)

| Jan 3, 2016

The world had high hopes for the COP21 (the “Conference of Parties” climate talks in Paris). The outcome of this ambitious gathering sounds promising enough on paper: the finalized “Paris Agreement” officially conveys the shared intention to keep the world’s temperature no more than 2 degrees Celsius warmer than pre-industrial times. This declaration has been […]

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More Proof That GMO’s Are Bad News (Even China Is Treading Cautiously)

More Proof That GMO’s Are Bad News (Even China Is Treading Cautiously)

| Oct 20, 2015

Everyone seems to be talking about genetically modified organisms—GMO’s for short. They’re also affectionately referred to as the fruit of a harmless, breakthrough agricultural innovation, or dangerously toxic “frankenfoods,” depending on who you ask. Experts (all of whom, upon closer examination, seem to have some vested interests in the mainstream agricultural industry) maintain their argument […]

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Beware of China’s Fake Organic Food

Beware of China’s Fake Organic Food

| Aug 26, 2015

It’s safe to say that eating organic food can no longer be considered a passing trend—the practice has established itself snugly in the mainstream, and for good reason.  More and more people are buying organic to avoid GMOs and toxic pesticides in their food. After all, overwhelming evidence makes it very difficult to deny the […]

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Safe, Effective Alternatives to Cancer-Causing Weed Killers

Safe, Effective Alternatives to Cancer-Causing Weed Killers

| Jun 2, 2015

We’re finally reaching a tipping point. For decades, we’ve been made to suffer the horrendously toxic effects of glyphosate, the active ingredient in the world’s most widely used herbicides. A heap of conclusive studies reveals the frightening truth about this chemical: it’s strongly linked to the rising rates of numerous chronic health conditions, including (but […]

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Find Out If This Dangerous Pesticide Is in Your Body (And Help Ban Toxic Agricultural Practices)

Find Out If This Dangerous Pesticide Is in Your Body (And Help Ban Toxic Agricultural Practices)

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

By now, you’ve probably heard that one of the most destructive practices associated with GMO farming is the use of glyphosate-containing pesticides. A mountain of scientific evidence has linked glyphosate—the main ingredient in Roundup, the world’s number 1 (and most profitable) pesticide—to a staggering number of chronic conditions, including autism, depression, gastrointestinal diseases, obesity, Alzheimer’s, […]

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