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Nanotechnology: Is It Safe To Eat?

Nanotechnology: Is It Safe To Eat?

Charlie Parke November 9, 2013 0

Nanotechnology: so small the eye can’t see it, but it’s changing the world around you in fantastic ways.  The uses in medicine, commercial products, and food are likely to change the world forever.  Is it

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Cage-Free, Free-Range, Pasture-Raised, Oh My!

Cage-Free, Free-Range, Pasture-Raised, Oh My!

Josette Madonia June 16, 2013 1

By Josette Madonia Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org There are so many labels on food nowadays, it can be confusing.  However there are also many reasons why you should understand labels and, in particular,

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Reexamining our Relationship with Animals

Reexamining our Relationship with Animals

Charlie Parke June 12, 2013 1

We are bombarded with information through advertisements, friends, movies and television about how to live. Rarely does this information provide knowledge of the costs involved in producing our materialistic society or its long term

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Tempe March Against Monsanto

Tempe March Against Monsanto

Editor May 28, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Saturday, March 25th marches, rallies and actions took place across globe to speak out against Monsanto and genetically engineered foods.  It was reported the marches and actions were held

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Arizona Joins States Fighting for GMO Labeling

Arizona Joins States Fighting for GMO Labeling

Charlie Parke May 28, 2013 8

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Genetically modified ingredients in food have U.S. consumers confused about health and safety.  It is common to see headlines from other countries that require labeling or that

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The March Against Monsanto Continues

The March Against Monsanto Continues

Liisa Wale May 24, 2013 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Back in the 1970’s who would have suspected that the food supply of 2013 would include one of science and biopiracy. Who would have known that by

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Monsanto vs Rule of Law

Monsanto vs Rule of Law

Charlie Parke April 28, 2013 1

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org In much of the world Monsanto is required to label Genetically Modified foods (GMO’s) and in some countries growing GMO crops has been banned. In the US

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Genetically Modified Food – Is It Safe?

Genetically Modified Food – Is It Safe?

Charlie Parke April 12, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org An ABC News poll found 93% of Americans support labeling food that contains genetically modified organisms (GMO). Safety was cited as the major concern and why some

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Farmer Percy Visits Phoenix to Talk About GMO Foods’ Effect on Farmers and Families

Farmer Percy Visits Phoenix to Talk About GMO Foods’ Effect on Farmers and Families

Charlie Parke March 15, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Sunday, March 3, farmer Percy Schmeiser visited Phoenix to meet with advocates of organic food and small family farms. Percy has become famous for his

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Did NPR Miss the Point When Reporting on Our Food System . . . Again

Did NPR Miss the Point When Reporting on Our Food System . . . Again

Josette Madonia March 11, 2013 1

By Josette Madonia Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Recently on Morning Edition, NPR posted a story about biofortified rice, In A Grain Of Golden Rice, A World Of Controversy Over GMO Foods. This rice

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