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EPA-Funded Research Lab Accused Of Fabricating Data On Respiratory Illnesses

Duke University admitted Sunday that it used manipulated and completely fabricated data about respiratory illnesses to obtains grants from the Environmental Protection Agency, among other agencies.

Internal investigators at the school believe that former lab technician Erin Potts-Kant falsified or fabricated data for medical research reports, attorneys for Duke said in response to a federal whistleblower lawsuit against the school. Potts-Kant told investigators that she faked data that wound up being “included in various publications and grant applications.”

World's top glyphosate experts unanimously agree: Monsanto herbicide is cancerous to humans

(NaturalNews) The ruling by the International Agency for Research on Cancer classifying glyphosate (Roundup) as a probable carcinogen, has garnered widespread media attention, yet many people are still ignorant about what exactly this means.
According to senior IARC scientist, Kurt Straif, it means that the world's top experts on the subject reviewed all existing research into links between glyphosate and cancer before reaching that conclusion.
The only experts who were not involved in the review were those with financial conflicts of interest.

Militarized USDA and EPA using SWAT teams to terrorize innocent people including lemon growers and small farmers

(NaturalNews) The federal government is becoming increasingly militarized, with numerous agencies now employing their own SWAT teams to conduct raids on raw milk producers, beekeepers, lemon growers - or anyone else who runs afoul of agency policies.
The trend has increased during Obama's presidency and is not only costing taxpayers enormous amounts of money, but also terrorizing citizens who could hardly be considered dangerous criminals by any sane estimation.

This Kind of Fat Won’t Make You Gain Weight

Health experts have warned for years that eating too much fat can contribute to calorie overload, overweight and obesity. But not all fats are created equal, and in the latest study on the subject, scientists found that eating certain fats, no matter how many calories they contain, won’t lead to significant weight gain.

Widely used U.S. farm chemical atrazine may threaten animals: EPA

One of the most popular herbicides in U.S. agriculture can be dangerous to animals and fish and leaves behind worrisome residue levels, the Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday in a draft report that sparked outrage among farmers.

Supreme Court: EPA erred in rule on toxic emissions from power plants

The court’s decision stemmed from a legal challenge filed by industry groups and 21 states, which argued that the EPA’s regulations imposed unfair costs on utilities that burn coal to make electricity.

EPA hid truth about glyphosate and cancer for decades to protect Monsanto's corporate profits

By Heyes: (NaturalNews) Did the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency run cover for biotech behemoth Monsanto for years to hide the cancer-causing properties of one of the agri-giant's most profitable chemicals? Absolutely, asserts Dr. Anthony Samsel, a research scientist and consultant who says he has EPA documents in his possession which allegedly show that Monsanto was aware of research tying glyphosate, the primary chemical in the company's popular Roundup herbicide, to cancer since the 1970s.

EPA in cahoots with Ag industry to poison Gulf of Mexico with agricultural chemicals

By Heyes: (NaturalNews) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency(EPA) is asking a federal appeals court in New Orleans to vacate an order that forces the agency to rule on whether federal regulations are necessary to curb the flow of pollutants - mostly from agricultural run-off - into the Mississippi River.

The pollutants, reports the New Orleans Times-Picayune newspaper, are major contributors to a low-oxygen "dead zone" that forms along the Louisiana coastline every spring, as farmers up-river plant crops throughout the Midwest.