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Michigan State University Research: Evidence of #Glyphosate Link to Monarch Butterfly Decline

Every winter, trees on high mountains in a small area northwest of Mexico City turn orange. Close inspection reveals branches filled with brilliantly color

Source: Michigan State University Research: Evidence of Glyphosate Link to Monarch Butterfly Decline – Sustainable Pulse

A Quarter Of US Adults Can’t Pay All Their Monthly Bills; 44% Have Less Than $400 In Cash 4 Emergencies @macklamm

The Best in uncensored news, information, and analysis

Source: A Quarter Of American Adults Can’t Pay All Their Monthly Bills; 44% Have Less Than $400 In Cash

Take Action: Protect Patagonia from Salmon Farming! | Pls Sign and Share

Source: Take Action: Protect Patagonia from Salmon Farming! | AIDA

Powering to Peace: Integrated Civil Resistance and Peacebuilding Strategies | ICNC | Free pdf

By: Véronique Dudouet, ICNC Special Report Series Published in ICNC Special Report Series on April 2017 (44 pages) Download free PDF Summary This report explores the complementary ideas and practices that civil resistance and peacebuilding approaches present, each from different points along the conflict transformation spectrum. Both strategies oppose violence in all its forms, and […]

Source: Powering to Peace: Integrated Civil Resistance and Peacebuilding Strategies | ICNC

Palestinian Prisoners on Hunger Strike as Trump Visits Israel

As Donald Trump arrives in Israel, hundreds of Palestinian prisoners are participating in a hunger strike to protest their mistreatment. On April 17, Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, approximately 1,500 prisoners began refusing food, ingesting only salt water. Will the US call Israel on its human rights violations?

Source: Palestinian Prisoners on Hunger Strike as Trump Visits Israel

We think we can pass a climate change motion at Exxon’s AGM no matter what this guy says.

And if we do, we will make climate history.

Source: We’re this close to making climate change history at Exxon’s AGM

Useful plants | State of the World’s Plants |via @AntiMedia

At least 28,187 plant species are currently recorded as being of medicinal use

Source: Useful plants | State of the World’s Plants

Scientists Identify 28,000 Medicinal Plants That Treat Ailments from Cancer to Diabetes via @AntiMedia

(ANTIMEDIA) In recent years, the term “plant medicine” has come to be associated with psychedelics like mushrooms and ayahuasca, which are increasingly documented to provide mental and emotional relief to users. But according to a recent analysis from Kew Gardens in the United Kingdom, there are over 28,000 other plants currently being used as medicine throughout the world. The second annual report from Britain’s Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, located in London, is the result of the research and analysis of 128 scientists from 12 countries around across the globe. According to their findings, there are 28,187 plants “currently recorded

Source: Scientists Identify 28K Plants Treating Ailments from Cancer to Diabetes

Association of Internet Users | via @JohnLaprise

A membership organization providing service, education, and advocacy on issues of interest to Internet users

Source: Association of Internet Users

A new battery with 15 times greater capacity than lithium-ion – lithium-air 

Development of Ultra-High Capacity Lithium-Air Batteries Using CNT Sheet Air Electrodes

Source: A new battery with 15 times greater capacity than lithium-ion – lithium-air – Innovation Toronto

Derivation of health effect factors for nanoparticles to be used in LCIA

Source: Derivation of health effect factors for nanoparticles to be used in LCIA

Video shows deputies forcibly removing elderly woman from train station seat @LASDHQ @jdLASD ‏via ‏ @copcrisis

A 76-year-old woman was arrested after she refused to leave a reserved seating area in Los Angeles’ Union Station

Source: Video shows deputies forcibly removing elderly woman from train station seat – CBS News

Public To #EPA On Cutting Regulations: ‘No!’ via @foe_us

The Environmental Protection Agency asked for public input on “job-killing regulations” and has received more than 28,000 comments, many of which urge the agency not to roll back protections.

Source: Public To EPA On Cutting Regulations: ‘No!’ : The Two-Way : NPR

Candian consumers losing faith in government over genetically modified food battle via @NonGMOToronto #gmo

An overwhelming majority of Canadians believe that Genetically-Modified (GM) food should be labelled. But agri-food corporations don’t want consumers to know their food is genetically-engineered.

Source: LETTER: Candian consumers losing faith in government over genetically modified food battle

2 dozen experts in the animal protection movement at our Farmed Animal Conference: June 2-4th @Animal_Place

Animal Place’s Farmed Animal Conference is a one-of-a-kind experience! Workshops are hosted inside pastures, in barns, or at our education pavilion. Our goal is to inspire you to put your compassion into action for both nonhumans and humans! Let’s work to achieve food justice for all!

Source: About – farmed animal conference

Turtle Island Restoration Network

Make a difference for the world’s oceans, sea turtles, dolphins, whales, sharks, salmon and marine wildlife. Donate to charity today!

Source: Turtle Island Restoration Network

Threat of #GMO Eucalyptus Topic at Tomorrow’s March Against #monsanto Event in Miami

Our own GE Tree Campaigner Ruddy Turnstone will speak about GE eucalyptus trees tomorrow, May 20, at the 5th Annual March Against Monsanto After-Party event, which will be held  at Toejam Backlot, 150 NW 21st. Street in Miami, Florida…. Read More

Source: Threat of GE Eucalyptus Topic at Tomorrow’s March Against Monsanto Event in Miami | Global Justice Ecology Project

Threat of GE Eucalyptus Topic at Tomorrow’s March Against #monsanto Event in Miami

Our own GE Tree Campaigner Ruddy Turnstone will speak about GE eucalyptus trees tomorrow, May 20, at the 5th Annual March Against Monsanto After-Party event, which will be held  at Toejam Backlot, 150 NW 21st. Street in Miami, Florida…. Read More

Source: Threat of GE Eucalyptus Topic at Tomorrow’s March Against Monsanto Event in Miami | Global Justice Ecology Project

Denmark to institute sweeping changes in handling misconduct – Retraction Watch at Retraction Watch

In six weeks, new policies for handling misconduct in Denmark will go into effect, which alter the definition of misconduct and establish clear policies for who handles such allegations. Starting July 1, research misconduct will be limited to how it’s typically defined elsewhere — fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism (the previous definition included serious breaches of …

Source: Denmark to institute sweeping changes in handling misconduct – Retraction Watch at Retraction Watch

Yes, I’ll speak out! Ontario needs world-class nuclear emergency plans that protect us all.

1 in 2 Ontarians live near a nuclear power plant– but 6 years after Fukushima, the Ontario government still has no plans to protect you in the event of a worst-case nuclear accident. They’d rather protect the nuclear industry’s image than our safety. That must change

Source: Ontario needs world-class nuclear emergency plans that protect us all

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