Food and Farming

Profiting Off Poison

Profiting Off Poison

A court found that Monsanto knew its signature Roundup chemical could cause cancer, but sold it anyway.

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What Is Our Land For?

What Is Our Land For?

Should we graze it, log it, drill it, and mine it? Or should we preserve it, study it, recreate in it, and revere it?

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A Farm Bill Lost in Never-Never Land

A Farm Bill Lost in Never-Never Land

As financial stress rises, suicide hotlines are spreading across farm country. Four straight years of low income, rising debt, and now fights with major trading partners are taking their toll on farmers and rural communities. Worse, Congress seems to be pretending...

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Another Counterproductive Assault on Food Stamps

Another Counterproductive Assault on Food Stamps

Once again, Republicans are taking aim at poor people. What is it this time? Adding a stricter work requirement to receive what used to be known as food stamps. (Today it's known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, but that just doesn't have the same...

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