Natural Bytes Publication: Cease Glyphosate

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Edited by Ronnie Cummins


Ultraprocessed Meals Are Carcinogenic

Dr. Mercola writes:

“Globally, 1 in 6 deaths is attributable to most cancers, an especial tragic statistic because it’s estimated that not less than 50% of most cancers causes are preventable. One key danger issue you possibly can modify to decrease your danger? Food regimen, together with consumption of ultraprocessed meals. 
In probably the most complete evaluation up to now of the hyperlink between ultraprocessed meals consumption and cancers, researchers from Imperial Faculty London’s Faculty of Public Well being discovered these low-cost comfort meals are linked to an elevated danger of creating and dying from most cancers.

Consumption of ultraprocessed meals is on the rise worldwide. Within the U.S. and the U.Ok., greater than half of day by day caloric consumption comes from these junk meals. What precisely are ultraprocessed meals (UPFs)? The Imperial Faculty London researchers defines them as: ‘meals which are industrial formulations made by assembling industrially- derived meals substances and meals components by a sequence of in depth industrial processes. UPFs comprise little or no entire meals and are sometimes vitality dense, excessive in salt, sugar and fats, low in fiber, and liable to overconsumption.

They’re aggressively marketed with robust manufacturers to advertise consumption and are progressively displacing conventional dietary patterns based mostly on recent and minimally processed meals.’”

Study extra: Extra Causes to Keep away from Ultraprocessed Meals


Why Hazardous Chemical Spills Are Occurring Each Day

The mainstream media have lastly acknowledged that the railroad accident in East Palestine, Ohio is certainly a severe environmental and well being catastrophe. Sadly, most media (aside from the quickly rising and uncensored new various media on Substack and Rumble) are nonetheless caught up in a hyper-partisan narrative, i.e. It was all Biden and Buttigieg’s (Fox Information) fault. It was all Trump’s (CNN, MSNBC, CBS, ABC, Huffington Put up) fault, and so on.

The bitter reality is that neither Obama, Trump, or Biden, nor any of the indentured Democrats and Republicans in Congress, have dared to face as much as the multi-billion greenback railroad monopolies, or to help the beleaguered railroad staff who’ve warned us for years that superior digital braking and satisfactory numbers of staff on huge freight trains carrying hazardous chemical compounds are an absolute necessity to guard public well being and the setting.

In fact mainstream media’s hyper-partisan tunnel imaginative and prescient is no surprise, given the ‘revenue at any price’ agenda of the oligarchy and the globalists, the paymasters of Congress and the heavy advertisers on “legacy media;” whether or not we’re speaking in regards to the railroads, Large Pharma, the plastics and chemical superpolluters, or the military-industrial advanced. The bitter reality is that the superprofits of the billionaire class are extra vital than you and your loved ones’s security, particularly should you dwell in a “flyover” working class city like East Palestine, Ohio, or one the opposite lots of of forgotten and uncared for city and rural sacrifice zones of twenty first Century America.

There was a grand complete of three staff (one in coaching) to run and supervise the 150-car, derailed East Palestine Norfolk-Pacific prepare. Railroad staff and their unions have warned us in regards to the injustice and risks of understaffing trains and labor cuts within the transportation sector for years. However don’t maintain your breath for Biden (or Trump), the Democrats or the Republicans, to repair this. East Palestine is graphic reminder within the wake of COVID, Ukraine, and different current disasters of why we’d like a very unbiased motion and social gathering to place an finish to our Democratic/Republican duopoly.

Carey Gilliam writes:

“An oil pipeline ruptures in Kansas, contaminating pastureland the place cattle graze and waterways that help valuable species. An explosion at a biodiesel plant in Iowa injures 10 individuals and forces the evacuation of many others. And a prepare touring by East Palestine, Ohio derails, sending toxins into the air, water and soil.

A few of these accidents make the information, others don’t. However after the prepare derailment in Ohio, I needed to know: How usually do these ‘accidents’ occur? The reply is- far too usually.

An evaluation of a mix of information collected by the Environmental Safety Company (EPA) and by nonprofit teams that monitor chemical accidents within the US exhibits that unintended releases – be they by prepare derailments, truck crashes, pipeline ruptures or industrial plant leaks and spills – are occurring on common, EVERY TWO DAYS…”

Learn more: An American Disaster; Hazardous Chemical Accidents Are Happening Every Other Day


The Science-Primarily based Proof to Ban Monsanto/Bayer’s Glyphosate and GMOs

Regeneration Worldwide Director Andre Leu experiences:

“There are an unlimited variety of revealed scientific research displaying that GMOs and their related pesticides are liable for a number of severe well being issues for individuals, animals, and the broader setting.

The widespread adoption of GMO crops within the U.S. has resulted in an enormous enhance within the software of glyphosate, the energetic ingredient in Roundup, as the first methodology of weed management… The Worldwide Company for Analysis on Most cancers reviewed quite a few scientific research.  It gave glyphosate the second-highest ranking for Most cancers – Group 2A

This implies it causes animal most cancers and has some proof of most cancers in people, most notably non-Hodgkin lymphoma…

Dr. Nancy Swanson, myself, and co-authors Jon Abrahamson and Bradley Pockets revealed a peer-reviewed paper, “Genetically engineered crops, glyphosate and the deterioration of well being in america of America,” displaying how glyphosate and GMOs are linked to over 20 power ailments within the U.S. Within the research, U.S. authorities databases have been looked for genetically engineered crop information, glyphosate software information, and illness epidemiological information. This was correlated and confirmed quite a few ailments linked to the elevated use of glyphosate and GMOs. A typical accepted statistical evaluation confirmed that the percentages of glyphosate and GMOs not being the reason for these ailments was 10,000 to 1. On prime of those, quite a few research are confirming the hyperlink between GMOs and glyphosate with these ailments…”

Learn more: The Science-based Evidence to Ban Glyphosate and GMOs


EU Natural Motion Warns Towards Greenwashing

Longtime OCA ally, IFOAM Organics Europe “warns towards the misuse of claims, labels, or communication initiatives about meals merchandise, that contribute to greenwashing and hinder the agroecological transition in direction of sustainable meals methods. Claims and labels on packages vary from regenerative, native, natural to ecological agriculture. Nonetheless, not all that glitters is gold, or inexperienced on this case, and the growing use of the time period ‘regenerative agriculture’ is a working example.

Whereas the reasoning and farming methodology behind a declare like ‘regenerative’ could be with the perfect intentions, it’s simply as a lot used for greenwashing functions. The European natural meals and farming motion welcomes the adoption of some regenerative practices in typical farming and appears ahead to cooperating with severe regenerative actors. Nonetheless, IFOAM Organics Europe is worried that use of the time period is taking kinds undermining the which means, objectives, and potential of regenerative agriculture, together with natural farming.

As Jan Plagge, IFOAM Organics Europe’s President places it: ‘Farming practices aiming to regenerate soils, biodiversity and landscapes are on the coronary heart of natural agriculture. The natural motion embraces regenerative ideas, all of that are included in organic principles of ecology, health, fairness, and care, and seeks constructive collaboration with severe regenerative farmers and actors. With an eye fixed on the present local weather and biodiversity crises, the planet can use all assist there’s, and a few so-called regenerative practices could be a good first step to transform to natural, the one licensed sustainable agriculture follow at EU degree. Natural agriculture is and continues to be the main sustainability initiative for remodeling EU meals and farming.’”

Read more: EU Organic Movement Warns Against Greenwashing


The Assault on Meals & Farming

This Saturday, March 4, at 9am PT/12pm ET, Meryl Nass, M.D., is internet hosting a particular Kids’s Well being Protection TV symposium on meals and farming.

Natural Shoppers Affiliation’s Worldwide Director Ronnie Cummins will communicate to serving to 60 million extra farmers go natural. OCA Political Director Alexis Baden-Mayer will share the historical past of the New Deal demolition of the meals provide and clarify why 2.5 million American farmers did not cease the USDA’s 1944 plot towards them. She’ll additionally cowl the Farm Invoice and the most recent threats and alternatives within the $100 billion per yr that Congress spends on meals and farming.

Regeneration Worldwide’s André Leu will clarify how regenerative natural agriculture nourishes the world.

Regeneration Health International advisor Stephanie Seneff, Ph.D. will talk about glyphosate’s damaging influence on soil well being.

Zen Honeycutt of Mothers Throughout America and the New MDS: Mothers, Doctors & Scientists will communicate on a panel with activists creating wholesome meals methods of their communities, together with John Day on rising a gorgeous backyard, Beverly Johannson on no-dig gardening and Sarah Woods Kender on wild foraging necessities.

The symposium’s spectacular speaker line-up consists of:

* Congressman Thomas Massie (R-KY) on letting livestock farmers course of their meat domestically with out federal interference.

* Dr. Joseph Mercola of on “Food as Medicine” and the looming menace to well being posed by synbio.

* Benjamin Banks-Dobson of Hudson Carbon on the assault on unbiased farmers.

* Patrick Wooden of Technocracy Information on globalism, ranching and meals.

* Abby Rockefeller of Churchtown Dairy on uncooked milk.

* James Corbett of the Corbett Report on meals processing services being worn out to clear the best way for companies peddling pretend meals.

Mark Fulford of Teltane Farm and Lookfar Ag Providers on regenerative methods to extend yields by crop intensification methods and find out how to save pollinators from the pesticide onslaught.

* Bonnie Mallard, Ph.D., of the Ontario Veterinary Faculty on veterinary vaccines and various methods for maximizing livestock well being.

* Heather Retbers of Quill’s Finish Farm on current wins for the native meals sovereignty motion.

Watch: A Children’s Health Defense Symposium on How to Fight Back


OCA and RI Actually Want Your Assist

OCA, Regeneration Worldwide, By way of Natural, Hundreds of thousands Towards Monsanto, and our household of organizations consider {that a} extra lovely and natural world lies simply over the horizon of 2023. However this new world will solely emerge if we unite and manage across the existential emergencies that threaten, not solely our livelihoods and our private well being, however our very survival. Allow us to pledge now, earlier than it’s too late, to go away our secondary variations behind and construct a brand new unbiased political motion that focuses on the populist majority, what some have aptly known as the radical middle.

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