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Anchor Farm Project: The Clinton Foundation’s Link to AGRA/BMGF – AGRA Watch

This monstrosity just keeps getting larger and larger…or thanks to organizations like AGRA Watch (you rock) we just keep seeing more and more of it!!

In light of the recent media spotlight on the Clinton Foundation, AGRA Watch investigated the relationship among the Clinton Foundation, AGRA, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF).

Source: Anchor Farm Project: The Clinton Foundation’s Link to AGRA/BMGF – AGRA Watch

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Monsanto in Gates’ Clothing? – AGRA Watch

This article laid out connections about the going-ons of the “Green Revolution” that is pushing its way into Africa under the guise of sustainability.  AGRA (Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa) is funded by the Gates Foundation and Monsanto (i’ve known they were in bed together for a long time)  but up popped a Rockefeller foundation interest (no real surprise) and how the US government funds these ventures through the USAID and the Casey-Lugar Global Food Security act.   This article written in 2010 sets up the new ties in the next post about a newly revealed player, the Clinton Foundation….

For more on the connections between Monsanto and the Gates Foundation, check out this article from Food First: Monsanto in Gates’ Clothing? The Emperor’s New GMOs August 26, 2010 By Eri…

Source: Monsanto in Gates’ Clothing? – AGRA Watch

The Chilling History of Monsanto’s Rise to Power

This video is interesting even though I know all about Monsanto’s devious practices & history, as this video shows since 1901.   I thought most every one was aware of how harmful and pervasive their top selling poison, glyphosate,  marketed as Roundup, is.  Especially since WHO has declared it as a probable carcinogen.  But I still see it stacked up in front of garden supply, department and even grocery store chains.  And I still see it in so many homeowners gardening supplies.   And just because I never buy or use it, it is probably in my body, as it is in most all of us.

Monsanto became a leading producer of polychlorinated biphenyls in the U.S. The toxicity of PCBs were known, and concealed, by Monsanto executives.

Source: The Chilling History of Monsanto’s Rise to Power

Side Effects of Long-Term Pesticide Exposure

Includes list of 5 foods to always buy organic and 5 lower risk crops; good introductory article if you aren’t familiar with the risks of chemical agriculture and current methods being used worldwide to grow crops…

Long-term exposure to pesticides has been linked to infertility, birth defects, endocrine disruption, neurological disorders, cancer and more.

Source: Side Effects of Long-Term Pesticide Exposure