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Myths about industrial agriculture
Organic farming is the "only way to produce food" without harming the planet and people's health.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2012 09:42 GMT
Designing food systems to protect nature and get rid of hunger
Industrialisation of agriculture creates hunger and malnutrition, destroying the food web to which we all belong.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2012 17:49 GMT
The great Rio U-turn
Most countries are moving backwards, environmentally speaking - though Ecuador and Bhutan are notable exceptions.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2012 16:48 GMT
20 years after the Earth Summit: What does the future hold?
None of us are immune to climate change, or the effects it will have on the earth and our environment.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2012 06:52 GMT
Beyond fossilised paradigms: Futureconomics of food
The economics of the future is based on people and biodiversity - not fossil fuels, toxic chemicals and monocultures.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 19:44 GMT
The politics of science and democracy in India
Proposed legislation will rob citizens of their right to justice and biosafety and deregulate dangerous industries.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 18:49 GMT
The seed emergency: The threat to food and democracy
Patenting seeds has led to a farming and food crisis - and huge profits for US biotechnology corporations.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2012 17:26 GMT
No therapy in retail
The entry of big corporations into the food chain pushes up retail costs and decreases the share of the farmer.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 13:46 GMT
The lies of free market democracy
By fighting against the doomed system, the 99 per cent have nothing to lose but their disposability and dispensability.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 10:42 GMT
Who pollutes: The rich or the poor?
India's prime minister is allowing India's environment to be destroyed in order to cater to powerful foreign investors.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2011 06:41 GMT
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