Monsanto has been found guilty of violating human rights to food, health, a healthy environment and the freedom indispensable for independent scientific research. This is frankly unsurprising just like the radio silence from US media on this.
You know all of those wonderful coal jobs that Trump has promised to bring back? Yeah, there’s not so many of them. The republicans are willing to destroy the environment for less jobs than Arby’s employs. Not to mention that Natural Gas is displacing Coal due to its cost benefits. Seems like it’s a perfectly natural time to let the coal industry die and to give the miners training.
This has been a core part of the Republican platform, so it isn’t remotely surprising. That said, it’s a disaster. It’s not like we have an option to not live in the mess that we create. I for one, like clean air and water.
What did you just say? That makes no sense. The real environmental catastrophe is the Dakota Acess Pipeline, not the people defending their water on sovereign land.