Center for Food Safety and Center for Biological Diversity—joined by Xerces Society and renowned monarch scientist Prof. Lincoln Brower—have just filed a groundbreaking legal action to list the monarch butterfly as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Sign the petition to extend ESA protection to monarchs!
It’s time to demand meaningful action from President Obama! Two months ago, the White House released a Presidential Memorandum outlining efforts to "promote the health of honey bees and other pollinators." Urge President Obama to ensure the administration takes meaningful steps to curb the impacts of pesticides on bees and other pollinators!
“Agent Orange” crops are genetically engineered by Dow Chemical to promote the use of 2,4-D, one of the herbicides in the toxic mixture Vietnam veteran's know as Agent Orange. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is on the cusp of approval, even though they acknowledge the use of this toxic pesticide will skyrocket. There is a 30-day public comment period and it MIGHT BE OUR LAST CHANCE to stop this chemical assault.
What do Monsanto and Coke have in common? They’ve both spent millions of dollars to keep you in the dark about the foods you buy. Coca-Cola has been funneling money gained from the sales of organic and non-GMO products like Honest Kids and Odwalla into the “no” campaigns to keep you eating and drinking in the dark.
Tell Coca-Cola to stop funding efforts to block the labeling of genetically engineered foods
The Grocery Manufacturers Association, along with allies like Monsanto and Dow, have teamed up with Koch-backed Congressman Mike Pompeo of Kansas to introduce a federal bill that would deny your right to know what is in your food. Don't let Big Food keep you in the dark!
FDA has proposed new rules that weaken veterinary oversight of important antibiotic drugs--threatening our ability to treat human illness as antibiotic resistance rises. Tell FDA to put public health over the profits of factory farms!
Kroger and Safeway have just joined other major retailers in rejecting GE salmon, but there are many companies who still haven’t responded. Tell Costco to join its competitors and commit to keeping GE salmon off its shelves!
Representatives John Conyers (D, MI) and Earl Blumenauer (D, OR) have just introduced H.R. 2692, the Save America's Pollinators Act, calling for the suspension of neonicotinoid pesticides that are killing bees. In June, 50,000 bumblebees were killed in a parking lot in Oregon by these very chemicals.
Tell your Representative to support the Saving America's Pollinators Act and protect our bees!