Organic Consumer Association Stories

Calling All Future-Eaters

The human species during its brief time on Earth has exhibited a remarkable capacity to kill itself off. The Cro-Magnons dispatched the gentler Neanderthals. Homo sapiens, as the biologist Tim Flannery points out, are the “future-eaters.” Click here to read this article

New Resource – Hoodwinked in the Hothouse: False Solutions to Climate Change

Rising Tide North America and Carbon Trade Watch are pleased to announce the 2nd edition of Hoodwinked in the Hothouse: False Solutions to Climate Change. This 28-page booklet provides a close-to-comprehensive overview of false solutions to climate change. Fifteen concise articles—complete with photos and illustrations—cover more than 20 false solutions to climate change, from Clean… Read more »

Child Nutrition Reauthorization: Moving Forward!

On Wednesday, July 14th the House of Representatives Committee on Education and Labor met to markup H.R. 5504: Improving Nutrition for America’s Children Act of 2010, and on Thursday, July 15th the bipartisan bill was passed out of Committee by a vote of 32-13. As passed, the bill includes reforms that significantly improve program access… Read more »