Category Archives: Food

Fast Food Strike May 15!

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p2w2NH-yp Fast-food workers are planning a global strike for better pay and working conditions, with actions set to take place in 150 U.S. cities and 32 other countries in a bid to exert pressure on multinational companies. Strikes … Continue reading

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Fundraising Season – Host A Small House Party!

shortlink here: http://wp.me/pbr9G-3PC mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/over.input Hi Everyone, It is fund raising season again and I would like to raise some funds for my friends at PARC, People’s Action for Rights and Community here in Eureka. http://highboldtage.wordpress.com/2013/05/21/donations-requested-to-keep-parc-perking/ So between now … Continue reading

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New MERS virus spreads easily, deadlier than SARS

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-eA New MERS virus spreads easily, deadlier than SARS LONDON (AP) — A mysterious new respiratory virus that originated in the Middle East spreads easily between people and appears more deadly than SARS, doctors reported Wednesday after investigating … Continue reading

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Plastic Peanuts? McDonald’s Wants to Pay You With Plastic!

shortlink here http://wp.me/p2w2NH-nA mnemonic here:  http://urlet.com/tougher.wanting via NY Daily News: She asked for paper – but all they offered was plastic. A Pennsylvania woman is now suing the McDonald’s franchise that refused to pay her by check and instead insisted … Continue reading

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Hepatitis-A Outbreak Linked to Costco Berries in Six Western States

California, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Arizona, Hawaii shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-cD mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/potential.might googlenews realtime http://urlet.com/sends.denominators Hepatitis A Outbreak May Be Linked to Fruit Mix Sold at Costco Costco has pulled the organic fruit mix from its shelves, health officials … Continue reading

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Round Up Resistant GMO Monsanto Wheat Escapes in Oregon

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-ce mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/yeah.unclear update 5/31 Monsanto resumed US field testing of GMO wheat in 2011 in Hawaii and North Dakota http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-31/monsanto-resumed-field-trials-of-roundup-ready-wheat.html update 5/31 from Reuters  http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/31/usa-wheat-search-idUSL2N0EC0HB20130531 update 5/30  “Regional Industry Threatened” – contaminated field confirmed to be … Continue reading

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Eureka March Against Monsanto / Genetic Fascism Saturday!

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-bY  mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/audible.crash March Against Monsanto – Eureka Sat May 25th meet at 2nd and I, march to courthouse, three blocks. 11am-2pm at Superior Court of California, County of Humboldt 825 5th St Eureka, CA https://www.facebook.com/events/362525013867056/permalink/371774342942123/ March Against … Continue reading

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