Ronnie Cummins is the Founder and Director of the not for profit Organic Consumers Association that has grown to almost one million members from its beginnings in 1998. Ronnie explains some of the issues relating to genetically engineered foods with a focus on the campaign to label them. He discusses the grass roots efforts to get Prop37 label gmo initiative on the ballot in California for the 2012 election and the challenges posed by the biotech industry misinformation campaign spending $45 million dollars by Monsanto and agribusiness to defeat the measure and keep consumers in the dark with respect to gmo ingredients in their foods.
Higinio Ochoa on hacker culture, being an Anonymous hacktivist and getting arrested by the FBI, and ideas about the future of the Internet. Higinio "w0rmer" Ochoa was once upon a time banned from using the Internet by the FBI. This was because as a (...)
Jeremy Hammond is a member of the hacktivist network Anonymous, and a gifted computer programer whose case has attracted the attention of activists, civil libertarians and those concerned about the rights of whistleblowers. He is currently spending a (...)
The ZAD, place of experiment and resistance - Welcome to France. The ZAD (Zone A Défendre; zone to defend) of Notre-Dame des Landes is a zone where the struggle in all its forms coexists with ways of life and aesthetics that go beyond Western European (...)
"Grime is a new vehicle for political resistance in the UK and I’m about to grab the steering wheel." Potent Whisper is reputed for using rhyme to create discussion and action on some of the most pressing sociopolitical issues of our time. Following the (...)