Hello There, Guest! Register


Login or Register to remove all advertising



1 user browsing this thread: (0 members, and 1 guest).

Post Reply 
Mourning Mother Beats Monsanto
Author Message
mark-in-dallas
Offline
Administrator




Joined: Aug 2009
Sex: Male
Posts: 4,003



Post: #1
Mourning Mother Beats Monsanto
04-30-2012 7:43 AM

If only this happened in America!

Quote:By Anthony Gucciardi
Natural Society

After experiencing the traumatizing death of her daughter to kidney failure just three days after her daughter was born, Sofia Gatica from Argentina became determined to find out what killed her daughter. Her conclusion? Monsanto's genetically modified soy fields that surrounded her neighborhood, laced with damaging insecticides negatively affecting nearby neighborhood children and adults alike.

Gatica began to detail how her small town was plagued with astronomically high birth defect rates, respiratory disease, and even infant mortality. From this point, the courageous mother decided to take on Monsanto.

Amazingly, she is not alone in her struggle against the biotechnology colossus when it comes to causing birth problems, as a large group of farmers "” also from Argentina "” have launched a lawsuit against Monsanto for causing "˜devastating birth defects"˜ in children. Gatica was initially alone, however, when she first began her uphill battle.

Forming a group of concerned mothers in her local area of Ituzaingó after hosting an event at her home to discuss her experiences, the mother would be one of the very few who has actually beat Monsanto.

After sharing her story with local mothers who were also concerned for the safety of their children and families as a whole, Gatica co-founded the Mothers of Ituzaingó "” an action group of 16 mothers collaborating to end Monsanto's rampant chemical usage. The team took to the streets, going door to door to create what was the first epidemiological study of the area, only to discover that the effects of Monsanto's concoctions were dramatically affecting many families in the town of Ituzaingó.

With cancer rates 41 times the national average, something had to be done.

As a result of the serious campaign to eradicate Monsanto, the mothers were rewarded. Argentina's Supreme Court not only banned chemical spraying near populated areas, but demanded that the government, as well as soy manufacturers, now prove that these chemicals are safe.

Sofia Gatica is now being honored for her great environmental work with the Goldman Environmental prize, a major environmental award given to activists. The story shows just how serious activism can take down most any threat "” even Monsanto.

Link to Article

Nobody changes until the pain of staying the same becomes greater than the pain of change....
04-30-2012 7:43 AM
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Login or register to remove all advertising

as33156
Offline
Ubermensch




Joined: Jul 2011
Sex: Often Please
Posts: 4,266

Reputation: 2970
Rep Post


Post: #2
RE: Mourning Mother Beats Monsanto
04-30-2012 8:01 AM

Bravo!

My Journal: http://pherotruth.com/Thread-Nice-guy-to...My-journey

My Survival Course & Thread (GET IT & THRIVE): http://pherotruth.com/Thread-The-Modern-...#pid108462

"We can delude ourselves into thinking that ALL WE NEED is one more product, one more seminar, one more "thing" and our lives will be set. But the truth is that our lives are on a continuous path that NEVER peaks. We just keep getting better and better or worse and worse."
04-30-2012 8:01 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
halo0073
Offline
Senior Member




Joined: Oct 2011
Sex: Female
Posts: 2,611

Reputation: 2545
Rep Post


Post: #3
RE: Mourning Mother Beats Monsanto
04-30-2012 8:22 AM

Wow , good for her! Screw Monsanto.
04-30-2012 8:22 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
as33156
Offline
Ubermensch




Joined: Jul 2011
Sex: Often Please
Posts: 4,266

Reputation: 2970
Rep Post


Post: #4
RE: Mourning Mother Beats Monsanto
04-30-2012 10:44 AM

Where's the compensation though. Class action needed

My Journal: http://pherotruth.com/Thread-Nice-guy-to...My-journey

My Survival Course & Thread (GET IT & THRIVE): http://pherotruth.com/Thread-The-Modern-...#pid108462

"We can delude ourselves into thinking that ALL WE NEED is one more product, one more seminar, one more "thing" and our lives will be set. But the truth is that our lives are on a continuous path that NEVER peaks. We just keep getting better and better or worse and worse."
04-30-2012 10:44 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
terry0400-40
Offline
Senior Member




Joined: Nov 2009
Sex: Male
Posts: 2,940

Reputation: 4101
Rep Post


Post: #5
RE: Mourning Mother Beats Monsanto
04-30-2012 5:52 PM

The formation of a secret vigilante midnight stealth hit team ,
the VME ( vaporise Monsanto evil ) objective to cut the balls off all Monsanto officials
http://www.thenorthernlight.org/2012/02/...o-is-evil/
Lone rangerLone rangerLone rangerLone rangerLone rangerLone rangerLone ranger

[Image: PcNbWD0.jpg?2]
My thread >
http://pherotruth.com/Thread-Sex-pills-a...nt-reviews
04-30-2012 5:52 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Login or register to remove all advertising

Beccah
Offline
Queen of the Bs




Joined: Jan 2010
Sex: Female
Posts: 1,099

Reputation: 854
Rep Post


Post: #6
RE: Mourning Mother Beats Monsanto
05-01-2012 12:39 AM

(04-30-2012 5:52 PM)terry0400-40 Wrote:  The formation of a secret vigilante midnight stealth hit team ,
the VME ( vaporise Monsanto evil ) objective to cut the balls off all Monsanto officials
http://www.thenorthernlight.org/2012/02/...o-is-evil/
Lone rangerLone rangerLone rangerLone rangerLone rangerLone rangerLone ranger

Good article. On a personal level, I find Monsanto to be evil because I spend 3 hours at the grocery stores, reading labels to avoid their products. Even reading labels isn't a guarantee, as I've missed ingredients & been forced to throw out the item upon discovery :/
ETA: I also do not suffer from the health issues of the rest of my family. I will attribute this to actively avoiding these foods.
(This post was last modified: 05-01-2012 12:41 AM by Beccah.)
05-01-2012 12:39 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply

Share This Thread
Post Reply 


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
  Monsanto, you're wascally wabbit! Beccah 5 2,199 04-07-2012 11:36 PM
Last Post: eyeofra
  How my mother's fanatical views tore us apart Jedi_Nights 4 1,665 09-26-2010 12:27 PM
Last Post: Beccah
  Age confirmed for 'Eve,' mother of all humans Mtnjim 0 1,090 08-20-2010 5:35 PM
Last Post: Mtnjim
  Saudi woman beats up religious cop mark-in-dallas 1 998 05-20-2010 10:46 AM
Last Post: esmeralda
  Happy Mother's Day! @---}--- :) QuietGuy 1 1,118 05-10-2010 12:51 AM
Last Post: Beccah

Forum Jump:


Login or Register to remove all advertising

Current time: 05-26-2018, 8:04 PM
Contact Us Home Return to Content Lite (Archive) Mode RSS Syndication Forum Disclaimer