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Category Archives: Injustice

The Hacking of the American Mind

hack645237481756_1011134214_nIn his book “The Hacking of the American Mind: The Science Behind the Corporate Takeover of Our Bodies and Brains,” Dr. Robert Lustig reveals the corporate scheme to sell pleasure, driving the international epidemic of addiction, depression, and chronic disease. “There has been a plot by some industries to obfuscate the link between their products and disease, and willfully confuse the concepts of pleasure and happiness” he says. Read more of this post

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Monsanto Writes EU Report on Roundup Safety

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The Guardian has revealed that the European food safety authority based a recommendation that Glyphosate, a chemical linked to cancer, and the core ingredient in Roundup weedkiller, was safe for public use on an EU report that copied and pasted analyses from a Monsanto study. The battle over its relicensing has split EU countries, with a final decision on its authorization expected in early November. Read more of this post

Hacking a Casino Through Their Fish Tank

smartphone-cartoon-spying-1024x725In July the Washington Post reported that hackers had attempted to acquire data from a North American casino by using an Internet-connected fish tank, according to cybersecurity firm Darktrace. The fish tank had sensors connected to a PC that regulated the temperature, food and cleanliness of the tank. Read more of this post

Smart Meter Victory on Maui

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Maui’s electric utility has taken an extraordinary step in proposing to only provide new smart meters to customers who request them. The decision is likely the first time that a utility anywhere in the nation has adopted such a radical proposal. Across the United States, people have either been forced to accept a smart meter replacement for their analog meter, or pay an “opt-out” fee, in places like California, of more than $400, to not take the forced “upgrade.” Read more of this post

Weed Killer Designed to Save Farms is Devastating Them

dicamba-soybeans-damage-Porter-0501W1-3245a_1The damage in northeast Arkansas and across the Midwest — sickly soybeans, trees and other crops — has become emblematic of a deepening crisis in American agriculture, reports the Washington Post. Farmers are locked in an arms race between ever-stronger weeds and ever-stronger weed killers. Read more of this post

Microchipping Humans

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Some workers at the tech company Three Square Marketa in Wisconsin will soon be getting microchips in order to enter the office, log into computers and even buy a snack or two with just a swipe of the hand. Todd Westby, the CEO of tech company, told ABC News that of the 80 employees at the company’s River Falls headquarters, more than 50 had agreed to get implants. Read more of this post

New Pro GMO Doc Twists Facts to Support Big Ag

no-gmo21“Calm, careful, potentially revolutionary, “Food Evolution” is an iconoclastic documentary on a hot-button topic,” begins a laudatory Los Angeles Times review of a new pro-GMO doc. “Persuasive rather than polemical, it’s the unusual issue film that deals in counterintuitive reason rather than barely controlled hysteria.” Read more of this post

More War Lies About Syria

SIERS040617Award-winning journalist Seymour M. Hersh exposed the My Lai Massacre in Vietnam 1968. He later uncovered the abuses at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq and has published many other stories about war and politics. His latest bombshell, that President Trump ordered a missile strike on Syria without any intelligence evidence of a chemical attack. Read more of this post

New Russian Poll Names Brutal Dictator Josef Stalin Most Outstanding Person In History

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He may have killed and imprisoned millions of Soviet citizens during his brutal reign, but Russians today seemed to have forgotten Josef Stalin’s abhorrent past naming him the most outstanding person in history.  The survey by the independent Levada Center in Moscow showed 38 percent of those two took part chose Stalin.  Read more of this post

Monsanto & Bayer Killing Bees & Butterflies

sunflower-bee-beth-reisHow shameless is Monsanto Hawaii’s advertising? A banner ad on the Maui Now web site shows a photo of a bee sucking up nectar from a sunflower next to a photo of a butterfly landing on a yellow flower with a caption proclaiming – “Cultivating an even brighter future for agriculture.”

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