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Letter: Abolish Farm Bill amendment threatening states' animal welfare laws - The Flint Journal - MLive.com

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Letter: Abolish Farm Bill amendment threatening states' animal welfare laws
The Flint Journal - MLive.com
The provision, dubbed "the King amendment," would open the door for animal abuse to flourish in Michigan.
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Millions of GMO Insects Set for Release In Florida Keys

Millions of GMO Insects Set for Release In Florida Keys | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
GMO insects cross-bred with the herpes simplex virus and E. coli bacteria set for release.
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Dust from factory farms carries drugs, poop bacteria, and antibiotic-resistant genes far and wide

Dust from factory farms carries drugs, poop bacteria, and antibiotic-resistant genes far and wide | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
So finds a fragrant new study.
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Another reason to GO VEGAN! At the very least Plant based!

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Monsanto's Roundup Ready Herbicide is More Toxic than DDT

Monsanto's Roundup Ready Herbicide is More Toxic than DDT | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Dr. Don Huber discusses how Monsanto's Roundup Ready herbicide produces genetically engineered foods and why it is more toxic than DDT.
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USDA Claims Pesticide Residues in Food Is Safe

USDA Claims Pesticide Residues in Food Is Safe | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Glyphosate damages your gut flora and causes chronic diseases, but why does more than half of the food last year have detectable levels of pesticide residues?
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Poverty level under Obama breaks 50-year record

Poverty level under Obama breaks 50-year record | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Fifty years after President Johnson started a $20 trillion taxpayer-funded war on poverty, the overall percentage of impoverished people in the U.S. has declined only slightly and the poor have lost ground under President Obama.
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Major Study: Monsanto GMO Corn Can Cause Damage to Liver and Kidneys, and Severe Hormonal Disruption

Major Study: Monsanto GMO Corn Can Cause Damage to Liver and Kidneys, and Severe Hormonal Disruption | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Key study has passed through three peer reviews.
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Animals Asia UK events and activities

Animals Asia UK events and activities | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Animals Asia UK events and activities. Join in to help the suffering bears, cats and dogs in Asia....
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Reasons to Eat Vegan Even if Everyone You Know Disagrees With You - One Green Planet

Reasons to Eat Vegan Even if Everyone You Know Disagrees With You - One Green Planet | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Maybe someone you know has told you going vegan isn’t the best way to go, or maybe you don’t have any support. Here’s why vegan is a good choice and 5 plus reasons to make the change today!
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GMO industry techno-fixes for Bt resistance in pests are counterproductive

GMO industry techno-fixes for Bt resistance in pests are counterproductive | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
GMWatch is an independent non-profit making organisation founded in 1998. We seek to counter the enormous corporate political power and propaganda of the biotech industry.
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USDA reviewing animal welfare concerns at federal research center

USDA reviewing animal welfare concerns at federal research center | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
CHICAGO, Jan 21 (Reuters) - The federal AgricultureDepartment is looking into recent media reports overcontroversial animal welfare conditions at its U.S. Meat AnimalResearch Center in Nebraska, it
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The inmates investigating the crime? Go figure!

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USDA: Don't let Hollywild Animal Park get away with animal welfare violations and deaths

USDA: Don't let Hollywild Animal Park get away with animal welfare violations and deaths | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
On January 10, 2015 a fire at Hollywild Animal Park here in South Carolina killed more than two dozen animals.  Hollywild Park chose not follow the model fire code for animal housing facilities ( National Fire Protection Association 150 ), which...
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This is in South Carolina, the committed numerous violations in the fire code for animal housing!  They need to be held legally accountable for what they have done and the animals who died brutal fire born deaths because of their negligence!

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Animal Rights Group Wants Expert to Assess Asha, the Natural Bridge Zoo ... - WSET

Animal Rights Group Wants Expert to Assess Asha, the Natural Bridge Zoo ... - WSET | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Natural Bridge, VA - After an ABC 13 report on the treatment of Asha the elephant at the Natural Bridge Zoo aired, a national animal right's organization said they are urging the USDA to send its e...
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Argentina: The Country that Monsanto Poisoned? Photo Essay *UPDATED* | Over Grow The System

Argentina: The Country that Monsanto Poisoned?  Photo Essay  *UPDATED* | Over Grow The System | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
American biotechnology has turned Argentina into the world’s third-largest soybean producer, but the chemicals powering the boom aren’t confined to soy and cotton and corn fields. They routinely contaminate homes and classrooms and drinking water.

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25 Images That Will Make You Say WTF?!

25 Images That Will Make You Say WTF?! | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
If you can get through all of these photos WITHOUT a change of heart, then you probably have no soul.
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5 Ridiculous Reasons Politicians and Industry Leaders Give For Not Banning Gestation Crates

5 Ridiculous Reasons Politicians and Industry Leaders Give For Not Banning Gestation Crates | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Gestation crates are incredibly small enclosures where female pigs in the animal agriculture
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Monsanto Has Purchased “Climate Corporation” For Nearly A Billion Dollars, Why?

Monsanto Has Purchased “Climate Corporation” For Nearly A Billion Dollars, Why? | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Exposing the chemtrail-geoengineering coverup
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Water To Go Water Filtration System Review -

Water To Go Water Filtration System Review - | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
water to go go! bottle review - drink more water with a filtered bottle and save money on bottled water
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Petition to save world's saddest animal

Petition to save world's saddest animal | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
More than 200,000 people have called for Arturo to be moved to a cooler climate after photos emerged of him sitting in a concrete enclosure at Mendoza Zoo in Argentina in temperatures of up to 40C (104F).
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9 Vegan Egg Replacers For Baking - Care2.com

9 Vegan Egg Replacers For Baking - Care2.com | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
There are many reasons we might want to avoid eggs in our diet. It could be due to allergies, other health issues, religious reasons, animal rights or we may
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The Top-Secret Food That Will Change the Way You Eat

The Top-Secret Food That Will Change the Way You Eat | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
More protein than beef. More omegas than salmon. Tons of calcium, antioxidants, and vitamin B.
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Monsanto just lost a whole country.

Monsanto just lost a whole country. | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
The Dutch parliament banned the sale of Roundup, Monsanto's favorite poison.

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911 -- Emergency! Water contamination map NE PA - Bill Huston's ...

911 -- Emergency! Water contamination map NE PA - Bill Huston's ... | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Here is a DREADFUL new map. I wish this were not true. I am sick inside. The brown towns all have known sites of water contamination. I used the following criteria: 1) At least one site with an external water tank ("water ...
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65 BILLION Animals Raised in Corporate Concentr...

65 BILLION Animals Raised in Corporate Concentr... | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
INDUSTRIAL PORK, CHICKEN, MEAT, DAIRY ANIMALS ARE NOT INANIMATE OBJECTS LIKE AUTOS ON A PRODUCTION LINE +++++A Picture Says A Thousand Words +++++ FACTORY FARMING http://ow.ly/k2pgD ...
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65 Billion land animals killed per year for human consumption.  A very conservative count as it does count backyard farms, or farms that kill less than 150,000 annually.

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Russia Officially Punishes Those Breaking GMO Labeling Laws - Media Revolt

Russia Officially Punishes Those Breaking GMO Labeling Laws - Media Revolt | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Earlier this year, Russian lawmakers were considering equating GMO-related activities to a terrorist act or death threat, a criminal act that Russia says deserves the punishment which killers and creators of mass ecological and human genocide...
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