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African Experts Appeal against Release Approval of Drought Tolerant GM Maize

by Sustainable Pulse The African Centre for Biodiversity (ACB), lodged an appeal last week to South African Agriculture, Water Affairs and Forestry Minister Senzeni Zokwana, against the general release approval of Monsanto’s genetically modified (GM) maize, MON87460 granted by the Executive Council (EC): GMO Act….

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‘No Jab, No Pay’ Australia Policy Ends Payouts To Citizens Who Refuse Vaccines

Anthony Freda art By Brandon Turbeville In a stunning example of the disregard held toward the rights of individual Australians, the Australian government has not only passed measures to “tighten” guidelines on the ability to obtain religious exemptions to vaccinations but has also passed a…

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Protests Target Gates Foundation Secret Meeting on Africa’s Seed Systems

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) are sponsoring a secret meeting Monday in London to promote a recent report detailing in clear terms how to privatize the seed and agricultural markets of Africa– without African stakeholders having…

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Pro-Golden Rice GMO Lobbyists Refused Farmers’ Challenge to Debate

Natural Blaze Cowed by the intense resistance, Pro-Golden Rice lobbyists refused the farmers’ challenge to debate [Editor’s note: Some background on the unfortunate situation in the Philippines – Gates partners like International Rice Research Institute have told the Filipinos they will not leave even after…

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