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Glyphosate is Clearly Carcinogenic – and Monsanto Hid The Evidence

By Dr. Joseph Mercola Lead Trial Counsel Reveals Evidence That Led to Historic Win Against Monsanto Last month, a jury ruled in favor of plaintiff Dewayne Johnson1,2,3,4,5 in a truly historic case against Monsanto. Mr. Johnson — the first of over 8,000 cases pending against the infamous chemical company which has since been bought by Bayer AG6,7 — claimed Monsanto’s […]

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An appeals court says CA can list the herbicide glyphosate as a carcinogen

After much fanfare, a state appeals court has ruled that California can list glyphosate as a carcinogen — and that the state’s ban on discharging the herbicide into public waterways stands, too. Despite Monsanto’s best efforts to keep the toxicity of their product under wraps, the ruling in California is undoubtedly a small victory for […]

Win! 3 Harmful Chemicals Used in Food Packaging Banned by the FDA

Win! 3 Harmful Chemicals Used in Food Packaging Banned by the FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has banned 3 carcinogenic chemicals found in pizza boxes, popcorn bags, and other food packaging. Environmental and public health groups have spoken out against the use of the chemicals for years over concerns of “chemical migration” from packaging to food, but it took 9 petitions to convince the […]

These are the U.S. Representatives who voted to ban GMO labeling and deny your right to know what you're eating

These are the U.S. Representatives who voted to ban GMO labeling and deny your right to know what you’re eating

“We should not raise prices on consumers based on the wishes of a handful of activists,” said Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.), who just became consumer enemy number one after he decided to author a bill that destroys any chance Americans have of knowing what’s in their food, specifically whether or not they contain genetically modified […]

Why the WHO Admits Pesticides Lindane and DDT Cause Cancer

Why the WHO Admits Pesticides Lindane and DDT Cause Cancer

The World Health Organization recently pronounced that the insecticide Lindane is directly linked to increased rates of cancer – specifically Non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The organization also reports that DDT is ‘probably carcinogenic to humans.’ What is interesting about the recent pronouncement is that it took place after lindane was banned by both the U.S. and EU. For […]

WHO labels 2,4-D herbicide as ‘possibly’ causing cancer

WHO labels 2,4-D herbicide as ‘possibly’ causing cancer

The WHO cancer research unit has deemed 2,4-D, the active ingredient of Dow’s herbicide – once used in infamous Agent Orange – as ‘possibly’ causing cancer. The chemical ranked one behind the ‘probably carcinogenic’ glyphosate in Monsanto’s Roundup. Upon careful review of scientific data regarding 2,4-D, a chemical used for a Dow AgroSciences product, WHO’s […]

Still Losing: Creditors Change Monsanto’s Investor Rating to “Negative”

Still Losing: Creditors Change Monsanto’s Investor Rating to “Negative”

Approximately $8 billion in debt securities are affecting a popular investor’s service decision about one of biotech’s biggest. Investing credit rating company Moody’s has affirmed that Monsanto’s new rating is being downgraded from ‘neutral’ to ‘negative’ following Syngenta’s announcement that it has refused Monsanto’s unsolicited bid of CHF449 per Syngenta share in a combination of cash […]

After Cancer Link Confirmed, EPA Still Doubles Herbicide Use

After Cancer Link Confirmed, EPA Still Doubles Herbicide Use

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recently approved a doubling in the use of Dow Chemical’s controversial new herbicide Enlist Duo. A mix of glyphosate and 2,4 D, Enlist Duo received the green light for use in nine more key farming states. After major backlash and lawsuits, the new herbicide was limited to only six […]

HUGE: Monsanto Sued for Dumping Carcinogenic Chemicals

HUGE: Monsanto Sued for Dumping Carcinogenic Chemicals

It seems that Monsanto has been dumping banned, carcinogenic chemicals in the bay, and the city of San Diego isn’t too happy about it. The city of San Diego and the San Diego Unified Port District filed a lawsuit on Monday against the biotech giant Monsanto, accusing the company for polluting the city’s bay for more […]

Coca-Cola Caught Paying ‘Health Leaders’ to Say Soda is ‘Healthy Snack’

Coca-Cola Caught Paying ‘Health Leaders’ to Say Soda is ‘Healthy Snack’

Would you like a healthy dose of high-fructose corn syrup with that organic salad? If you’re listening to one of the ‘health experts’ on the payroll of Coca-Cola, this suggestion could in fact be a reality. According to a new report, many health writers, bloggers, and spokespeople are being compensated in order to push toxic […]