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cmartenson
By cmartenson on Wed, Jun 3, 2015 - 2:35pm

The EPA Is Full Of Idiots

I hate to be this disparaging, but there’s no other conclusion I can come to besides that the EPA is full of idiots or so utterly captured by economic interests that it cannot manage to do its job at all and should therefore be disbanded.

Fire everyone in there and start over.  That’s what I’d do if I were President.

Here’s the latest assault on common sense and reason, which starts out hopefully enough but proves to be another bait-and-switch slap in the face:

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Adam Taggart
By Adam Taggart on Fri, May 15, 2015 - 11:27am

VIDEO: How Eating Organic Cuts Pesticide Levels in Our Bodies

A Swedish family is used a test case to measure the change in blood pesticide levels before switching to an organic diet, and then again afterwards:

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Adam Taggart
By Adam Taggart on Fri, May 9, 2014 - 3:45pm

More Research Identifying Pesticides As Major Cause of CCD

Here's a new report from the Harvard School of Public Health that provides additional evidence that pesticides, neonicotinoids in particular, are highly linked with colony collapse disorder (CCD):