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Thomas Paine

To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead.

Thursday, April 12, 2012

12 April -Quick Notes

The Folly of Big Agriculture

Large-scale industrial agriculture depends on engineering the land to ensure the absence of natural diversity. But as the recent emergence of herbicide-tolerant weeds on U.S. farms has shown, nature ultimately finds a way to subvert uniformity and assert itself.

The future of wheat is certain, and it's toxic. There are as many health risks associated with the consumption of wheat as there are nutritional benefits claimed by the wheat industry. Why is there such a strong emphasis on wheat products all over the world when there are so many adverse and crippli...
The Warriors of Qiugang : a Chinese village fights back
Like many villages in China’s industrial heartland, Qiugang — a hamlet of nearly 1,900 people in Anhui province — has long suffered from runaway pollution from nearby factories. In Qiugang’s case, three major enterprises with little or no pollution controls churned out chemicals, pesticides, and dyes, turning the local river black, killing fish and wildlife, and filling the air with foul fumes that burned residents’ eyes and throats and sickened children.

Jesus says feed the homeless:Government says don't you dare
action.laborrights.orgAminul Islam was found murdered a few days ago. His body bore signs of brutal torture. All evidence points to the likelihood of action by Bangladeshi security forces in retaliation for his support of garment workers' right to organize. Join us in demanding a thorough and impartial investigation

Unedited April 7th Reoccupy Minneapolis arrests on Nicollet Mall including Mpls Police attacking journalists and flipping a commercial news videographer & ca...

What would you do if you came across someone on the street that had not had anything to eat for several days? Would you give that person some food? Well,

Attack of the Killer Fungi

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More TEDx Credulity, A Sad, Sad Talk

Soda Damages Hearts and Eyes! Not Exactly.

 The Skeptic's Guide to the Universe

Mass atheist suspension on Twitter

Environmental Health News - Syndication

When I tried a link so as to have content on Netvibes - no feed.

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