Environment

Breaking: Germany Follows Scotland’s Lead And Opts To Ban GMOs

Breaking: Germany Follows Scotland’s Lead And Opts To Ban GMOs

New rules implemented by the European Union now allow individual member states to block farmers from using GM organisms, even if the variety has been approved on an EU-wide basis. As TrueActivist shared before, Scotland was quick to take up that opportunity. To “preserve the country’s clean and green brand,” Scotland chose to ‘opt out’ […]

New Study: Almost All Ground Beef Is ‘Contaminated With Fecal Matter’

New Study: Almost All Ground Beef Is ‘Contaminated With Fecal Matter’

According to an investigation by Consumer Reports, nearly all ground beef on the market is contaminated by dangerous fecal matter. When investigators gathered 300 packages containing 458 pounds of ground beef from stores in 26 cities, they found that every single one contained fecal contamination. As relayed in recent years, any meat product can make one […]

Human Emissions Are Intensifying California Drought, Says New Study

Human Emissions Are Intensifying California Drought, Says New Study

Over the past four years, the drought in California has gotten so bad it has become essential for water to be rationed (even though companies like Nestle continue to guzzle it in near illegal fashion). But possibly more concerning than the lingering drought is the recent study concluding that humans are basically to blame for […]

The Militarization Of Conservation And The Dark Side Of The WWF Exposed

The director of Survival International, a charity that protects tribal people around the world, has recently highlighted some shocking cases of corruption by charities such as WWF which should make all of us question the real motives of well-respected wildlife protection organizations. It’s important to state from the outset that Survival’s work on conservation is widely […]

[Watch] Over 500,000 Ants Joined In Protest Against Deforestation

**No ants were harmed in the making of this video or protest.** Did you know? The leaf-growing, fungus-growing ants featured above are one of the most fascinating and complex social systems known to science. In one colony, millions of individuals co-exist in order and work tirelessly to maintain their caste system. There’s actually a lot […]

Americans Are Responsible For 75% Of All Lion Trophy Kills In Africa

Americans Are Responsible For 75% Of All Lion Trophy Kills In Africa

When news of Cecil the Lion’s death circulated the net, enraged citizens around the globe demanded that Walter Palmer, the dentist responsible for the African lion’s death, be punished for cruelly – and illegally – killing him. But as AllGov, shares, there’s more to this story and the ‘sport’ of trophy hunting that deserves to […]

8 Nations Going Vegetarian, Proving To The World Less Is More

8 Nations Going Vegetarian, Proving To The World Less Is More

Did you know? In 2010, the United Nations released a report urging the world to adopt a predominantly plant-based diet, for its environmental and health implications. Since the turn of the century, interest in vegan and vegetarian diets has dramatically increased! In fact, a number of nations are making headlines with their sustainable commitments, some […]

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