Save Our Bees !!!

Sign The Bee Cause Petition ! Be-cause we need bees. With other pollinating insects, they’re vital to: (a) oOur food supply – they pollinate most of our fruit and veg ; (b) our economy – without bees costs for farmers would rise, meaning higher food prices ; (c) our quality of life – our gardens, […]

Rain Forests and the World Bank

(reprinted with permission of Global Witness) 01 February 2013 An independent evaluation leaked earlier this week found that the World Bank’s support for the logging of tropical rainforests is failing in its key aims of preventing their destruction and addressing rural poverty. But, according to sources in the Bank, its forestry department is refusing to […]

Monsanto patents crops

AVAAZ 9 April  2013 : reprinted with permission from AVAAZ.ORG “It’s unbelievable, but Monsanto and Co. are at it again. These profit-hungry biotech companies have found a way to gain exclusive control over the seeds of life – the source of our food. They’re trying to patent away varieties of our everyday vegetables and fruits like […]