Get Informed on U.S. Legislation That Could Restrict Your Health Freedom

House Passes anti-GMO Labeling Law

Posted July 29, 2015
The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a hotly debated measure that blocks any mandatory labeling of foods made with genetically engineered crops, including pre-empting a state law set to take effect next year in Vermont.  Dubbed the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act by supporters, but the “Deny Americans the Right to Know” or DARK Act, by opponents, the measure was approved 275-150 with 45 Democrats voting for the bill.  Read more.

Here Comes the 21st Century Cures Act: Say Goodbye to Vaccine Safety Science

Posted July 29, 2015
Here comes the21st Century Cures Act which is a Pharma-driven bill blessed by the FDA that seriously compromises the integrity of the FDA drug and vaccine licensing process. The 362-page bill sailed through the U.S. House of Representatives on July 10, 2015 and mandates that about $9 billion dollars be given to NIH to develop more drugs and vaccines and $550 million be given to the FDA to fast track products to market.12  Read more.

Ruthless Power and Deleterious Politics: from DDT to Roundup

Posted July 22, 2015
Just as the chemical industry and its shills once proclaimed the safety of DDT, they are doing the same today with the herbicide glyphosate which has penetrated throughout the food chain, writes Evaggelos Vallianatos. And once again it is a toxic lie that threatens species, ecosystems and people. It’s time to demand a new kind of agriculture, and a future free of all pesticides.  Read more.

Unprecedented Emergency Statewide Fishing Closures Enacted in Pacific Northwest

Posted July 22, 2015
 Restricting fishing in Oregon streams and rivers for the first time ever… Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife announced it’s taking drastic measures… they’ve never had to do this before ODFW: “We’re starting to see fish kills in more places than we typically do. This is a pretty extreme set of conditions.”  Read more.

The House Ag Committee Says ‘No’ to GMO Labeling, What’s Next?

Posted July 20, 2015
With no debate and only a voice vote, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture today (July 14, 2015) passed out of committee, a bill to preempt states’ rights to label GMOs. Within hours, it was announced that the bill will go straight to the House floor, as early as next week, with no vote in the Energy and Commerce Committee.  Read more.

African-American Autism and Vaccines

Posted July 14, 2015
“A mistake was made,” then CDC Director Dr. David Satcher told the LA Times. “It shocked me. We need to move to a new level of assurance so people can trust what we’re doing.” The CDC denies that any Los Angeles Black children were injured by the unlicensed vaccine but has not produced any studies to confirm that claim.  Read more.