ENVIRONMENT

The Social Cost of GMOs

May 26, 2014 0

By: Paul Craig Roberts Ecological economists such as Herman Daly write that the more full the world becomes, the higher are the social or external costs of production. Social or external costs are costs of […]

COMMENTARY

DO WE HATE MISINFORMED PEOPLE AND WHY?

May 26, 2014 0

By TLB Contributor: Nicky I have been thinking a lot about how many of us in the truth and freedom movement feel such hostility and disdain towards the misinformed people of the world and around […]

ENVIRONMENT

We May Have Solved the Mystery of the Dying Bees

May 14, 2014 0

By Annalee Newitz For over a decade, a disease called colony collapse disorder has been destroying bee populations worldwide. Because bees pollinate many of our staple crops, their deaths threaten our food supplies. Now, new […]

ENVIRONMENT

Beekeepers Expect “Worst Year for Bees”

January 23, 2013 2

“We’re facing the extinction of a species.” That’s what one Midwest-based large-scale commercial beekeeper told me last week at the annual gathering of the American Honey Producers Association (AHPA). And he meant it. Bee losses […]

HEALTH

Parkinson’s and Pesticides

January 12, 2013 1

Environmental Working Group president Ken Cook often points out that many pesticides that were once liberally sprayed on food crops and considered perfectly safe turn out to be anything but — after farm workers and […]

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