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#BingeAndPurge: Do You Want Lies With That?

Fukushima/Radiation/Uranium/Nuclear:
Fukushima reactor No. 4 vulnerable to catastrophic collapse;
could unleash 85 times Cesium-137 radiation of Chernobyl
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U.S. Senator sounds alarm about 'precarious' Fukushima situation, warns of imminent release of radiation*
Mysterious illness strikes hundreds of flight attendants, causes rashes and hair loss - are 'toxic uniforms' really to blame or is it Fukushima*
Plume-gate: Secret documents prove global cover-up of continued Fukushima radiation pollution*
Massive Active Fault Found beneath Japan's Mount Fuji*
VIDEO: Chief Engineer: I’m telling my friends on West Coast of US to watch Unit No. 4 like a hawk — Wake up everyday and make sure it’s standing… have a plan to move somewhere*

Biotech:
Monsanto Canada donates $60K in crop inputs to Canadian Foodgrains Bank growing project program*

California public to vote on GMO Label Act; Biotech lies begin*
The People vs. Monsanto: How the lying giant prevailed (opinion)*
The Corporate Hijacking of America’s Land-Grant Universities*
Court rules organic farmers can sue conventional, GMO farmers whose pesticides 'trespass' and contaminate their fields*
The Buzz on Beeologics*

Pharma/Vaccines/FDA/Medical/Bionics:
Amish farm kids remarkably immune to allergies: study*

No jab, no education: New CA law requires middle schoolers to provide proof of Tdap vaccination in order to receive education*
Chief executive of GAVI wants to 'immunize every kid on earth'*
Monkeys Get Autism-like Reactions to MMR & Other Vaccines In University of Pittsburgh Vaccine Study*
The Measles Lie, and the ongoing ad campaign disguised as news*
Nonprofit hospitals to do more with less: Moodys*
Pfizer Pulls Plug on Its Cash Cow Lipitor*
Probe finds collusion between India's drug regulator, pharma firms*
Brain implant allows paralysed woman to control a robot with her thoughts*
'Bionic' woman Claire Lomas completes London Marathon*
BBC on 'Bionic Bodies'*
Botox injections could be used to treat chronic migraine sufferers, report finds*
US drug company to pay $1.6bn over Depakote mis-selling*
Superbugs mutate in India, rendering antibiotics impotent - and they are spreading*
Man sues blood center after allegedly receiving HIV-infected blood*
What geneticists think you should know*
Is the Federation of State Medical Boards Behind the Brutal Attacks on Integrative Medicine Practitioners?*
Survivors of North Carolina's Eugenics Program*

Food Safety/Food Regulations/Food Facts/USDA/Big Ag:
How Researchers Came Up With Nutrition Requirements*

Graphic photos surface of Michigan DNR forced shooting of baby pigs, breastfeeding momma pig* How Your College Is Selling Out to Big Ag*
Senate Ag Committee Votes to Harm Environment, Starve Hungry, and Help Rich Farms*
Study: Children who grow up on family farms and drink raw milk have fewer allergies, autoimmune disorders*
VIDEO: Wyoming Premium Farms Abuse Alleged By Humane Society*
How Safe is Our Food?*
10 Infected with Campylobacter from Raw Milk in California*
Minnesota moms threatened with criminal charges for distributing fresh food from local farms*
Contaminated reusable grocery bag causes gastric illness outbreak*
Florida Farm Workers Tell How Drugs, Debt Bind Them in Modern Slavery*
National Food Policy Conference May 17-18 in Washington, DC*
Gulf Coast Waters Closed to Shrimping*
Over 100 Children a Year Die Working On Farms:
Why Do Prominent Right-Wingers Fight Safety Regulations?
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Water/Fluoride:
Chemist declares fluoride to be 'one of the greatest public health threats of modern times'*

Chinese Dam Building Boom*

Marijuana:
Charges against Rick Simpson withdrawn*

VIDEO: The Anti-Science Streak in Federal Marijuana Policy*

Urban Agriculture/Localvorism:
Expanding Urban Ag in San Francisco*

Veterans Infuse New Life Into Agriculture*
'Locavorism on the Rise Everywhere': US Consumers Turn to Smaller, Local Farms*
Farm Protesters Land Seized Back by UC Berkeley*

Food Oddities:
Calico Lobster: Boston's New England Aquarium Displays Rare Crustacean*

Lobster Fishing Hostilities Lead To Boat Sinkings In Maine*
Fast Food Study: Participants Offered $3500 To Eat Fast Food For 3 Months*
'Five Second Rule' Put To The Test In New Study*
Bill Wisth Protests All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry For Cutting Him Off*
Welcome to the latest iteration of the “cupcake wars:” Massachusetts v. bake sales*

Other:
Biggest McDonald’s Ever Coming to the Olympics*

Biggest McDonald’s Ever Coming to the Olympics

Connecticut Will Be 17th State To Legalize Medical Marijuana*
Arizona bans funding to Planned Parenthood in abortion fight*
11 Strange, Horrific, or Just Plain Weird Ways Societies Have Policed Sex Throughout History*
Self Assembling Plastic Nanofibers*
A Ban on Kissing? The Right-Wing Sexual Fears in New Abstinence Bills*
Human race being terminated by 'scientific suicide'*
Daniel Beltrá's Amazing Photos: See the BP Oil Spill Like Never Before*
Nine out of 10 psychos agree: Heartland’s bonkers climate billboards need company*
One man creates 1,360 acre forest*
Pizza Huts Cheeseburger-Stuffed Pizza Different in Real Life*
World's Meat Consumption: Luxembourg Eats The Most Per Person, India The Least*
Asparagus Festival Cancelled - Due to Lack of Asparagus*
VIDEO: Paul Rusconi, Malibu Artist, Cleared Of Allegations Of Raping His Twin Daughters*
Whiskey Dick: Epic Meal Time Launches Bourbon-Flavored Personal Lubricant*
Meet the Christian Right-Wing Multi-Billionaire Out to Frack Our World*
Grange Brew: Tapping into Beer’s Agricultural Roots*
Melinda Gates wants family planning back on the global agenda*
S.O.S. alert: Help STOP Out-of-control Science*
Soaring demand for sustainable cocoa prompts World Bank to invest $55m in cocoa trader*
Blommer predicts looming cocoa supply crisis*
Hostess Brands Uses Bankruptcy Court to Screw Workers Out of Pensions, Benefits*
Inside India’s Rent-a-Womb Business*
Giant Warrior Strain Continues to Present Days*
Sea Shepherd's Paul Watson Arrested In Germany; Will Be Extradited To Costa Rica*
BrewDog Award Scandal: Scottish Craft Outfit Swindled Out Of Honor By Corporate Diageo*

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