Lakeside Diner

By: Wednesday August 22, 2012 4:45 am

A variety of links to articles/interviews/speeches/videos on current issues that may be of interest.

 

Why We Poison Our Food

By: Sunday January 31, 2010 4:00 pm

At what point in history did humans decide it was a good idea to apply poison to food crops? And with all of the science we have on the toxicity of pesticides, why do we still do it?

Poison Takes a Holiday: Rio Grande Aerial Weed Killer Spraying “Indefinitely Delayed”

By: Saturday March 28, 2009 6:35 pm

Last Tuesday Homeland Security’s very own Border Patrol announced they were canceling their plans to begin aerial spraying of the pesticide imazapyr along a stretch of the Rio Grande the following day. In other words, the agency that demands billions to seal America’s borders in large part so they can prevent Americans from voluntarily putting dangerous chemicals in their own bodies grudgingly changed their own plan to involuntary expose Americans to dangerous chemicals.

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