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The reckless depredations of corporate power and neo-Malthusian enthusiasts within the elite threaten our environment and our very survival. EM radiation,disappearing bees and pollinators, heavy metal toxicity, GM crops and soil depletion are amongst the most immediate dangers we face.

Is Wi-Fi making your child ill?

Posted by seumasach on May 10, 2015

Powerful interests are behind the role out of Wi-fi in schools but the interests of children’s education and health are not one of them. Despite overwhelming evidence spanning over 50 years the likes of Dr Simon Mann can still come out with this:“We do not think the balance of available scientific evidence on radiofrequency has shifted and, as such, our position remains that PHE [Public Health England] sees no reason why Wi-Fi should not continue to be used in schools and in other places,”

Dr Erica Mallery-Blyhte is a brave woman who deserves the support of all right-minded people

Telegraph

9th May, 2015

Six years ago, Dr Erica Mallery-Blythe moved to the country, stopped carrying a mobile phone and sacrificed a successful career in emergency medicine to focus on a new medical interest – radiation emitted by Wi-Fi, mobiles and other wireless devices.

She is now one of the country’s few professional advisers on medical conditions related to radiofrequency (RF) radiation and other electromagnetic fields (EMFs).

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India launches massive investigation into EMF health effects

Posted by seumasach on April 5, 2015

Mega research on effect of mobile tower radiation on human health gets nod

India Times

4th April, 2015

 

MUMBAI: Sixteen leading scientific institutions across India have been allowed to conduct research on the effects of electromagnetic fields (EMF), particularly radiating from cell phone towers, on human health.

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School boards left on the hook for Wi-Fi injuries

Posted by seumasach on March 19, 2015

Bridge News Service

26th February, 2015

School districts, school boards and school medical health officers have been notified that Lloyd’s of London has now excluded any liability coverage for injuries, “directly or indirectly arising out of, resulting from or contributed to by electromagnetic fields, electromagnetic radiation, electromagnetism, radio waves or noise.” This would include the microwave radiation emitting from the commercial wi-fi transmitters and wireless devices in our schools.

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The oil glut and an inevitable oil price rebound

Posted by seumasach on December 6, 2014

Oil Price

1st December, 2014

The world is awash in oil, I’m hearing. The problem is, it’s fairly expensive oil.

Take for example Canada. The country that has managed to increase its production of oil by a million barrels a day over the last decade. But almost all of that increase has come from oil sands. If you consider only conventional crude oil, Canadian production today would be a third of a million barrels a day lower than at its peak in 1973.

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More than $150 billion of oil projects face the axe in 2015

Posted by seumasach on December 6, 2014

Reuters

5th December, 2014

(Reuters) – Global oil and gas exploration projects worth more than $150 billion (£95.9 billion) are likely to be put on hold next year as plunging oil prices render them uneconomic, data shows, potentially curbing supplies by the end of the decade.

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An invisible danger

Posted by seumasach on November 30, 2014

Una amenaza invisible

Canal Sur

This documentary from Andalucian television exposes fully the toxic nature of the radiation which we are now being exposed to continually, the greatest threat to humanity and the environment which we face. A must view, including footage from the US embassy affair in the sixties. Quite a lot of it is in English for those of you who don’t understand Spanish

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Medvedev: ban GMO

Posted by seumasach on November 22, 2014

Russian Prime Minister Calls for Complete Ban of GMO Food, Wants Organic Production

Russia Insider

21st November, 2014

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev recently announced that Russia will no longer import GMO products, stating that the nation has enough space, and enough resources to produce organic food.

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McDonald’s under investigation

Posted by seumasach on August 4, 2014

Russia Behind The Headlines

1st August, 2014

On the heels of the announcement that Wendy’s will be leaving the Russian market, consumers may face the loss of their favorite meals at an even more popular American fast food chain. Russian authorities are pursuing investigations into the cheese used by McDonald’s restaurants as well as allegations that the company misrepresented the nutritional information in its products.

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UK government colludes with GM biotech sector

Posted by seumasach on April 19, 2014

Secrecy And Lies: Government Collusion With The GM Biotech Sector In Britain

RINF

17th April, 2014

In 2012, the current BritishEnvironment, Food and Rural Affairs Secretary Owen Paterson called concerns over the use of GM foods “complete nonsense” in an outright attack on valid concerns about GMOs (1). Since then, through comments and speeches, he has consistently voiced unqualified support for the GM food industry.

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“Russia will not import GMO products”

Posted by seumasach on April 6, 2014

RT

6th April, 2014

Russia will not import GMO products, the country’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said, adding that the nation has enough space and resources to produce organic food.

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Germany environment minister: Make fracking illegal

Posted by seumasach on April 2, 2014

Wake From Your Slumber

1st April, 2014

Germany’s environment minister has called for the controversial gas extraction technique known as “fracking” to be made illegal. Her comments came ahead of an emergency energy summit.

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