• Activism
  • Colombians Successfully Revolt Against Seed Control and Agricultural Tyranny

    Colombians Successfully Revolt Against Seed Control and Agricultural Tyranny

    USDA-Corn Dylan Charles, Editor Waking Times Will Colombia’s farmers defeat the economic hitmen of the agricultural industry? Early in September, 2013, the Colombian government was forced to partially concede to the demands of a nationwide general strike instigated by farmers of the largely agrarian nation. The three week long […]

  • Human Rights
  • Native American Women Are Being Sold into the Sex Trade on Ships Along Lake Superior

    Native American Women Are Being Sold into the Sex Trade on Ships Along Lake Superior

    Apparently the women are sold for “parties” on American ships. Picture via WikiCommons Native women, children, and even babies are being trafficked in the sex trade on freighters crossing the Canada-US border on Lake Superior between Thunder Bay, Ontario, and Duluth, Minnesota. Next month, Christine Stark—a student with the […]

  • Human Rights
  • NSA report reveals some agents abused power, while Obama says improvements needed

    NSA report reveals some agents abused power, while Obama says improvements needed

    Some of the National Security Agency’s employees and contractors overstepped their authority and deliberately spied on Americans sporadically throughout the past decade, according to Bloomberg . The news undermines the NSA’s repeated assertions that it doesn’t target people in the US unless they are part of a foreign terror […]