Monday, 17 November 2014

$ 25 Million GMO and Pesticide Safety Study Launched in London

Sustainable Pulse
A disposal site for pesticide containers in Manitoba, Canada. Larry Powell PinP photo.

I'm Going on Strike - Against Walmart







I’ve got a big announcement: this Black Friday, I’m going on strike.
I work at Walmart in Racine, WI. I’ve worked at Walmart for 14 years, but I recently had my hours cut and my health insurance benefits taken away. Now I don’t know what I’ll do if I have to see a doctor. And I’m not alone.

Conservationists Concerned After Catch Limit Increased for Bluefin Tuna

Winnipeg Free Press
Greenpeace photo
A Halifax ecology group says it's disappointed with a decision today by an international agency to increase catch limits for the endangered western Atlantic bluefin tuna. Details here.