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Why There Is No Such Thing As 'Safe' Tap Water

Environment |  | Despite being at the top of the global food chain and industrial developmental ladder, the United States has a poor track record for delivering uncontaminated drinking water to the public. Even the nicest restaurants are guilty of serving you directly from the tap. It’s time to get real about the ‘tap water problem,’ one of ...Read More »

This Has Been The Worst Year For California Wildfires In The History Of The State

Environment |  | We have never seen a year like this in the history of the state of California.  Yes, there are large wildfires in California every year, but this is one for the record books.  Well over half a million acres have already been burned, and we still have three weeks remaining in 2017.  At this moment, ...Read More »

What Everyday Life Is Like in Puerto Rico Now (VIDEO)

Environment |  | In Puerto Rico, everything has changed since Hurricane Maria struck nearly 3 months ago. Many people have no running water. And if they do, it can’t be consumed without boiling. There’s no electricity in many regions. Supplies are scarce. I’ve written about the SHTF aftermath in Puerto Rico, both the day after the storm,  a week after, ...Read More »

Good Hearts, Fooled Minds: Top 4 Fallacies Of The Hijacked Environmental Movement

Environment |  | The hijacked environmental movement is a symptom of the current general, collective state of humanity: good hearted but ignorant. Kind hearted but hoodwinked. Many people in the environmental movement are in it for the right reasons: they see the ongoing poisoning and destruction of the planet by corporations, and are determined to defend and speak out for ...Read More »

46 Earthquakes Have Shaken California Over The Past 24 Hours

Environment |  | It appears that something unusual is happening along the California coastline.  Over the past 24 hours, California has been hit by 46 earthquakes.  That is approximately twice the normal daily number, and much of the shaking has taken place in the southern part of the state.  In recent weeks I have been writing repeatedly about ...Read More »

Plastic Particles Found in Drinking Water

Environment |  | Dying due to plastic consumption seems an outrageous thought. But so was the idea that chemicals in plastic could change someone’s sexual orientation; until scientists proved it. As explained in the link above, chemicals in plastic are responsible for countless diseases and, believe it or not, for the change in sexual orientation. The effects that chemicals used ...Read More »

Popocatepetl Violently Erupts, And Authorities Warn A Bigger Eruption Could Threaten More Than 20 Million People In Mexico City

Environment |  | Mt. Popocatepetl is one of the most important volcanoes on the entire planet, and yet most Americans are not familiar with it.  In ancient Aztec, Popocatepetl means “smoking mountain”, but to the locals the 5,426-meter-high volcano is simply known as “Don Goyo”.  A catastrophic eruption of “Don Goyo” would be a nightmare scenario for the ...Read More »

134 Earthquakes Strike The San Andreas Fault As The Shaking Of The Earth’s Crust Intensifies

Environment |  | Within the last 7 days, 134 earthquakes “have hammered a three-mile stretch around Monterey County on the San Andreas fault”.  17 of those earthquakes were of magnitude 2.5 or greater, and many believe that these quakes could be a warning sign that a much bigger quake is imminent.  Let’s hope not, because when the “Big ...Read More »

Health Dangers of Chlordane

Environment |  | Chlordane is a man made chemical and popular pesticide that was offered in the United States from 1948-1988. Due to concerns about environmental damage and human health risks, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency banned the use of chlordane in 1983, except for controlling termites. It was banned for that use, and all uses, in 1988 ...Read More »

How Monsanto Captured the EPA (and Twisted Science) to Keep Glyphosate on the Market

Environment |  |   By VALERIE BROWN & ELIZABETH GROSSMAN, In These Times |  Since 1973, Monsanto has cited dubious science, like tests on the uteri of male mice, and the EPA has let much of it slide. In April 2014, a small grassroots group called Moms Across America announced that it had tested 10 breast milk samples ...Read More »

California Residents On Edge After A Swarm Of 10 Earthquakes Hits Near The San Andreas Fault

Environment |  | Is the San Andreas Fault starting to wake up?  On Monday, a “swarm” of 10 significant earthquakes struck Monterey County, California.  The largest was a magnitude 4.6 earthquake that could be felt all the way over in San Francisco.  Of course this comes at a time when other portions of “the Ring of Fire” are ...Read More »

Space Fence: Connecting the Surveillance and Transhumanist Agendas

Environment |  | The Space Fence is a massive, planetary-wide, space surveillance system currently being constructed that aims to monitor you all the way down to your DNA. Officially, the Space Fence is, according to Wikipedia, a 2nd generation space surveillance system being built (started in 2014) by the US Air Force and Lockheed Martin to track artificial satellites and space debris. ...Read More »

Philippines: 100% GMO-Free?

Environment |  | A coalition of 100 mayors in the Philippines have joined forces to rid their cities of GMOs and pesticides—and they mean business! While in Manila for the AgriLink Agri-Business Conference, Regeneration International’s Oliver Gardiner filmed the mayors signing on to the League of Organic Agriculture Municipalities and Cities (LOAMC). LOAMC is an initiative of the ...Read More »

Are Fungi The Earth's Natural Internet? (VIDEO)

Environment |  | “I believe that mycelium is the neurological network of nature. Interlacing mosaics of mycelium infuse habitats with information-sharing membranes. These membranes are aware, react to change, and collectively have the long-term health of the host environment in mind. The mycelium stays in constant molecular communication with its environment, devising diverse enzymatic and chemical responses to ...Read More »

Drugs In Our Water Supply

Environment |  | Did you know that when you ingest or are injected with prescription drugs, your body doesn’t necessarily use everything? Excess drugs are excreted as waste material. That’s good news for your body since pharmaceuticals can be very hard on your system, it’s not good news for the ecosystem since these residues work their way into ...Read More »

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