Republication follows, with emphasis added / Source https://beta.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/bc-patients-launch-court-challenge-over-forced-psychiatric-treatments/ ANDREA WOO VANCOUVER MARCH 24, 2017SEPTEMBER 13, 2016 Two people who were forced to receive injection medications and electroconvulsive therapy while involuntarily detained for mental-health reasons are challenging the constitutional validity of forced psychiatric treatments. Under British Columbia's Mental Health Act, a person who is involuntarily detained is... Continue Reading →
“What are the best questions to the people who are against the legalization of marijuana?” Globally, tobacco use killed 100 million people in the 20th century, much more than all deaths in World Wars I and II combined. Tobacco-related deaths will number around 1 billion in the 21st century if current smoking patterns continue. Among... Continue Reading →
Canadians, have you read the labels on your cheeses, your ice creams, your milk, your butter... Does it say 100% Canadian Milk? Does it say Hormone-Free? Does it say Antibiotic-Free? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z0AL4yml3bw Republished article follows// Source http://www.planetinperil.ca/2015/11/a-retired-professor-takes-newspaper.html A Retired Professor Takes a Newspaper Columnist to Task for her Column About Tainted Milk and "Junk Science." Dear... Continue Reading →
Source http://www.globaljustice.org.uk/resources/ceta-ttips-ugly-brother CETA: TTIP's ugly brother August 2016 This is a guide to the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada. Millions have signed a petition calling on the EU to stop negotiations on TTIP (the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership) and CETA. While there is growing public awareness about the... Continue Reading →
I write today about RANJIT KUMAR CHANDRA, a disgraceful creature who masquerades as both a doctor and a researcher. So, here's my question, why isn't this "doctor" stripped of his license and held liable to every researcher and patient who relied on his fraud? Republished article follows - Source - http://retractionwatch.com/2016/07/26/who-is-ranjit-kumar-chandra-a-timeline-of-notoriety/ Last month, Ranjit Kumar... Continue Reading →
Is there a disturbing link between these 2 stories? Written by Neha Thirani Bagri July 30, 2016 The Walnut Grove Correctional Facility, ranked one of the 10 worst prisons in America by Mother Jones, is finally closing its doors. Following state budget cuts and a drop in inmate population, the Mississippi Department of Corrections has... Continue Reading →
"China said that reports of the “massacre” in Tiananmen Square were a fabrication created both by Western media and by the protest leaders who used a willing Western media as a platform for an international propaganda campaign in their interests."
“How does a thoughtful libertarian address the potential issue of high social costs generated by legalization of hard drugs?” “Update: I see from the initial answers that many of you believe the social costs of hard drug use do not significant exceed the alternative costs when drugs remain illegal. Theoretically then, consider if it was... Continue Reading →
"DDT vs Polio (1945-1953) In the graph below, I provide confirmation of Biskind's observations for 1945-1953, in terms of polio incidence and pesticide production. I have utilized pesticide data from Hayes and Laws which they had derived from US Tariff Commission data. Polio incidence data was gathered from US Vital Statistics."