Rights

Smoking in the Car With Children is Now Illegal

Smoking in the Car With Children is Now Illegal

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. For some time, the dangers of smoking and the surprisingly worse second-hand effects have been realized. However, statistics have not yet stopped many respectable parents, friends, and family members from lighting up around small children. The toxic effect is invisible in the present, therefore inhalation concerns are easily dismissed by […]

China to Ban Animal Testing On Certain Products

China to Ban Animal Testing On Certain Products

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. For marketing and scientific purposes, over 100 million animals in the US and 400 million in the UK are tested on each year. While it is common for many companies to test on animals for biological research or cosmetics development, the effectiveness and reliability of such experimentation has yet to […]

Uruguay Becomes World’s First to Legalize Marijuana

Uruguay Becomes World’s First to Legalize Marijuana

By: Elizabeth Renter, Natural Society. In the US, we celebrated when Colorado and Washington legalized the recreational use of marijuana. Now in Uruguay, marijuana advocates across the entire country are in celebration as they became the first in the world to legalize the possession and sale of marijuana nationwide. While critics are angry to see the continued chipping […]

In Defence of Conspiracy Theories

In Defence of Conspiracy Theories

By: James Kennedy, jameskennedystuff.com. There is much snobbish dismissal of so called ‘conspiracy theories’ from the scientific, political, academic & journalistic community. I argue that conspiracy theories are a valid & necessary contribution to the discussion of certain events & deserve just as much credibility as those of the ‘experts’. I say this as someone […]

Parents Fined for Not Sending Ritz Crackers in Kids’ Lunch

Parents Fined for Not Sending Ritz Crackers in Kids’ Lunch

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. In effort to ensure that every child receives nourishing food at school, the Manitoba Government’s Early Learning and Child Care lunch program implemented regulations for Canada’s families and their schoolchildren. The problem is that few understand what a balanced diet is, shown by the shocking example that follows. Because school […]

City Uproots Couple’s 17-year-old Front Yard Garden

City Uproots Couple’s 17-year-old Front Yard Garden

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. It’s gotten to the point that having a trimmed, suburban yard is more important than investing in functional, sustainable living methods. For Hermine Rickets and husband, Tom Carroll, whom live in Miami, Florida, it was a shocking fine that presented this fact. For the past 17 years, the couple has […]

Lavabit founder battles Feds over SSL keys

Lavabit founder battles Feds over SSL keys

By: L.J. Devon, Natural News. Just months ago, over 400,000 people were using email services provided by Lavabit. Now, no one is using the service, because the founder, Ladar Levison, has suspended operations. Why? At lavabit.com, Levison addresses the difficult decision he had to make. After the whistle was blown in the press about the NSA’s massive […]

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