Organically Grown Foods Higher In Cancer-fighting Chemicals Than Conventionally Grown Foods

' Fruits and veggies grown organically show significantly higher levels of cancer-fighting antioxidants than conventionally grown foods, according to a new study of corn, strawberries and marionberries. The research suggests that pesticides and herbicides actually thwart the production of phenolics — chemicals that act as a plant's natural defense and also happen to be good for our health. Fertilizers, however, seem to boost the levels of anti-cancer compounds.'

Alaskan Glaciers Grow for First Time in 250 years

For the first time in the area's recorded history, area glaciers have begun to expand, rather than shrink. Summer temperatures, which were some 3 degrees below average, allowed record levels of winter snow to remain much longer, leading to the increase in glacial mass.

"Global warming is very scary, it not only heats everything up, it freezes it at the same time!"

Top Wall Street Bankers to Receive $70 Billion Pay Deals

Financial workers at Wall Street's top banks are to receive pay deals worth more than $70bn ( £40.4bn), a substantial proportion of which is expected to be paid in bonuses, for their work so far this year - despite plunging the global financial system into its worst crisis since the 1929 stock market crash, the Guardian has learned.
(Americans should take to the streets and wreck some shit. As well as pull every penny they have out of the bank and stock markets.)

Huge Protests As New Jersey Declares Flu Vaccines Mandatory

Parents seething over “requirement” that children get a flu shot in order to attend preschools and day-care centers


US banks borrow record amount from Fed

US banks borrowed a record $367.8 billion (£208 billion) a day from the Federal Reserve in the week ended October 1.
READ MORE: http://abcnews.go.com/Business/story?id=6053661

(and the debt monster grows bigger)

Spying on Activists Discussed at Forum

The 53 men and women wrongly classified by the Maryland State Police as terrorists include two Catholic nuns, a Democratic candidate for Congress, a man who campaigns against military recruiting at high schools and one person who has never set foot in the state


Iceland preparing to take IMF loan in echo of 1976 Britain

Iceland is poised to become the first Western nation to go cap-in-hand to the International Monetary Fund since Britain’s humiliating loan in 1976.

(The beginning of the end of a nation is an IMF loan.)


Army developing ‘synthetic telepathy’

Vocal cords were overrated anyway. A new Army grant aims to create email or voice mail and send it by thought alone. No need to type an e-mail, dial a phone or even speak a word.


Government unveils 'Big Brother' plan: Now they want to snoop on every phone call, email and text message

Home Secretary Jacqui Smith has unveiled plans for a massive expansion of 'Big Brother' state surveillance, covering every phonecall, e-mail, text message and internet visit in Britain


Rumors of Martial Law; Troops deployed inside U.S.A.; Conflict & Revolution

There's the potential for huge trouble on the horizon inside America. Let me lay some groundwork to explain it to you, then tell you why we don't have to worry.


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