Judge Decreases Dying Black Man’s $289M Award From Monsanto To $39M – Black Main Street

Folks just determined to fuck this man over even when the jury gives him some restitution… so much for justice…

A California judge reduced a dying cancer patient’s $289 million punitive award granted by a jury in a case against the manufacturer of a weed killer, down to $39 million, even after the jury urged her not to. Continue reading

Monsanto Loses Millions as Indian Cotton Farmers are Switching Back to Indigenous Seeds

We must all fight against Monsanto and their army of GMOs….

Monsanto is making the news these days for losing. They have lost three court cases in which Roundup has been linked to cancer. In India, they are losing, too. After years of pushing a strain of Bt Cotton, Indian farmers have had enough and are switching back to native seeds for the cotton industry. Continue reading

GMO Impossible Burger Tests Positive for Glyphosate

The site seems a lil biased but I have been warning folks about the Impossible Burger…

As Beyond Meat’s very successful IPO is bringing a lot of attention to the alt-protein category, it is important to take a look at what exactly are in these food products.

One popular name in this space is the Impossible Burger, a product we first wrote about in 2017 when Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) documents uncovered that the FDA disagreed with the company’s safety assessments of the burger’s main ingredient — soy leghemoglobin. However, the company continued selling it to the public anyhow without informing consumers about the FDA’s very serious concerns. Continue reading

Weed Killer Found in Almost All Beer and Wine Brands … Including Organic

As I said earlier, the powers that be don’t want you to consume anything without some type of poison or manipulation of it’s food-like substances…

Most of the food that we eat makes a long and tortuous journey to our tables, often over great distances or from unknown origins.

Whether it’s factory-farmed eggs, processed chicken, fresh fruit from the west coast, seafood from the east coast, or a glass of wine or ice-cold beer, we often assume that what we’re eating is generally healthy or at least won’t harm us if enjoyed in moderation.

However, a new report by public-interest watchdog group U.S. PIRG has revealed that most of the top beers and wines in the United States are contaminated with glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto’s weed-killer, Roundup. Continue reading

Jurors give $289 million to a man they say got cancer from Monsanto’s Roundup weedkiller

Doctors weren't sure Johnson would live long enough to see his trial.

Wonder if this will affect the acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer???

San Francisco jurors just ruled that that Roundup, the most popular weedkiller in the world, gave a former school groundskeeper terminal cancer.

So they awarded him $289 million in damages — mostly to punish the agricultural company Monsanto.
Dewayne Johnson’s victory Friday could set a massive precedent for thousands of other cases claiming Monsato’s famous herbicide causes non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Continue reading