Organic Farmer & Winemaker Faces Jail Time for Refusing to Spray Pesticides?!

The French agriculture ministry is prosecuting Emmanuel Giboulot, an organic winemaker, for failing to apply insecticide to his vines. The ministry wants insecticide to be sprayed to control the leafhopper Scaphoideus titanus—believed to be responsible for the spread of the grapevine disease—but Giboulot believes the pesticide is ineffective and damaging to pollinating insects such as bees, and…

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TWO LENSES THROUGH WHICH TO VIEW THE ROLE OF SCIENCE by Foster Gamble

TWO LENSES THROUGH WHICH TO VIEW THE ROLE OF SCIENCE by Foster Gamble VISION: A world where Science serves the thriving of all people, where human beings are open to the benefit of rigorous processes of inquiry with logic, research and testing while simultaneously honoring the role of consciousness and phenomena that stretch beyond the…

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Depleted Uranium – NATO's Dark Secret

Gepubliceerd op 19 dec. 2012 The US and NATO militaries began using bullets made of DU in the 1991 Gulf War and have been using it in every major armed conflict since that time. It is used because it is extremely dense (1.6 times as dense as lead) which makes it ideal for piercing heavy armor.…

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