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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 17 Jun, 2013 At 01:32 PM | Categorized As GMO, Progressive Politics | With 0 Comments
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Faced with legal threats from Monsanto, states are passing labeling bills dependent on other states doing the same. Maine is the second state to pass a GMO labeling bill and requires five consecutive states before labels are required. Connecticut was the first state to pass this law. Treehugger reports Tax & Regulate The One Percent. [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 3 Jun, 2013 At 02:31 PM | Categorized As GMO, Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments
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The legal framework protects CEO’s from going to jail when a company destroys the environment and kills people. Instead, the company faces small fines and keeps going about its business. We can’t fix the problem until we fix the laws, so when will legislators face jail time for the damage caused by their ineffective legislation [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 29 May, 2013 At 12:03 PM | Categorized As Corruption, GMO, Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments
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The GMO Labeling Amendment introduced by Senator Bernie Sanders was rejected in the Senate on Thursday. A Map-Light investigations shows that 10 multinational corporations in the GMO market, including Monsanto, ADM, and Cargill, have contributed over $1.2 million via Super-PACS over the 2010 and 2012 election cycles. End Neoliberalism, Tax & Regulate The One Percent [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 25 May, 2013 At 10:50 AM | Categorized As GMO, Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments
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Hundreds of thousands of people will rally in 40 countries against Monsanto while the Obama administration continues to support the monopoly of the global food system through a corrupt system of revolving doors, campaign financing, and lobbyism. Monsanto has not only gained controlled of our Neoliberal governments, but Kirchner’s Neosocialist administration has turned Argentina into [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 15 Apr, 2013 At 05:47 PM | Categorized As GMO, Kirchner, Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments
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It took 25 years of dictatorship and IMF programs for Neoliberalism to destroy Argentina’s economy. Left with large odious debts and a weak local industry, the Kirchner government did what most Neoliberal governments do: They allowed multinationals in soy and mega-mining sectors to rip off the cheap resources that Neoliberalism had left. This Aljazeera short [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 3 Apr, 2013 At 07:35 PM | Categorized As General News, GMO, Junk Food | With 0 Comments

Dunkin Donuts is unleashing a heart attack bacon n egg breakfast sandwich with a glazed donut bun. The Neoliberal price equilibrium allows for such unhealthy junk food to be priced under $3 despite wasting both people and the environment.

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 25 Mar, 2013 At 09:26 PM | Categorized As General News, GMO | With 0 Comments

Whole Foods among food retailers that won’t sell Salmon GMO if the FDA approves it. GreenBiz