Toronto Food Rights Event: “My Farm My Food” Public Signing of the Declaration of Food Rights Nov 22/15

WHAT STARTED AS A RAW MILK DEBATE HAS MORPHED INTO A BOLD EXAMPLE OF THE FOOD RIGHTS MOVEMENT. Two decades of tension for a small group of farmers and their families, going about wanting to feed themselves, has to end. On October 2, 2015 in a public display of solidarity, farm owners stopped government agencies […]

Shawn Buckley’s Personal Summary of a Government Evaluation on the Natural Health Products Program Nov 9/15

THE TREASURY BOARD EVALUATES GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS. THEY RECENTLY EVALUATED CANADA’S NATURAL HEALTH PRODUCTS PROGRAM. SHAWN BUCKLEY WAS CALLED FOR HIS OPINION. Earlier this year we received an email for Shawn Buckley informing him that “The Public Health Agency of Canada was conducting an evaluation of the Natural Health Products (NHP) Program for the period of […]

National Observer: “Breaking: Federal Government Unmuzzles Scientists” Nov 6/15

NEW FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ALLOWS SCIENTISTS TO SPEAK WITH MEDIA! Throwback to 2013: “A major survey of federal government scientists commissioned by the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC) has found that 90% feel they are not allowed to speak freely to the media about the work they do and that, faced with […]

CBC Radio As it Happens: “Whistleblower Criticizes Deal Allowing Milk From Hormone Treated Cows Into Canada” Oct 23/15

TPP DEAL TO ALLOW rBGH TREATED COW’S MILK PRODUCTS IN CANADA? Dr. Shiv Chopra worked very hard (understatement) to remove bovine growth hormone (rBGH) from the milk supply in Canada. He was interviewed on CBC Radio’s “As It Happens” on October 23, 2015 about the concerns with the border opening to diary products from the […]

Scientific American: “Many Antidepressant Studies Found Tainted by Pharma Company Influence” Oct 22/15

CONFLICT OF INTEREST IN MAJORITY OF DRUG TRIAL REPORTS In this recent article in Scientific American, Roni Jacobson reveals some of the flaws with published drug reports in the pharmaceutical industry, unreported conflicts of interest, manipulation of data and more. Read the full story here: