Global actions against GM (10/5/2004)

1.Global actions against GM - Greenpeace
2.Anti-GM Action On Bayer CropScience - Manila Independent Media Collective

1.Greenpeace Latest News - Monday May 10


This morning in Chioggia Italy, Greenpeace’s Esperanza intercepted the Panama-registered bulk carrier, 'Keoyang Majesty' carrying 40,000 thousands tonnes GE soya from Argentina and demanded an end to the massive contamination of the Italian food supply from these GE imports. http://weblog.greenpeace.org/ge/archives/001289.html#more http://www.greenpeace.it/new/


After 19 hours our action came to an end in Paranagua as our activists prevented conventional soya being loaded onto the GE contaminated ship - 'Global Wind', the ship has left the port of Paranagua, Parana, Brazil without loading. http://www.greenpeace.org/international_en/ http://www.greenpeace.org.br/


Tell Canada to Keep Monsanto Out of Your Bread! http://weblog.greenpeace.org/ge/archives/001275.html#more http://www.greenpeace.ca/e/campaign/gmo/index.php

New Zealand

New Zealand launches latest consumer guide http://weblog.greenpeace.org/ge/archives/001283.html#more http://www.greenpeace.org.nz/


Greenpeace calls to the Regions to go GM-free http://www.greenpeace.org/france_fr/

Czech Republic

Can we expect GM food on Czech market? http://www.greenpeace.cz/index.shtml?x=179709


Greenpeace members are protesting outside 22 London Sainsbury's stores today after it was revealed the supermarket's own brand milk comes from cows fed on a GM diet http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/


Greenpeace has joined the citzens' objection action: "Bite Back: WTO Hands Off Our Food!" together with Friends of the Earth, ActionAid, Public Services International, Public Citizen, the French Confédération Paysanne and more than 200 other organisations
For more information www.greenpeace.org/stopGMO

2.Anti-GM Action On Bayer CropScience
by Manila Independent Media Collective

The Earth is Not Dying , It is Being Poisoned. A Slogan Never the Less. which reads on like..: and those who are doing it have Names and Addresses .
05. 03. 04
From the front Lines of the Anarcho Aktivist Movement -The AA-Network comprised of Kolektivs from various strategic areas in luzon Converged for a lighting protest Against Bayer Crop Science Research & Development Facility loc. in Bae, Laguna. The protest concerning Anti-GM campaign calls for the withdrawal of Bayer Cropscience testing field for GM crops."The location is extremely harmful from an instant observation as it is situated alongthe national highway that has several hectares of land planted with GM crop... like the BT-Corn even the pollens are harmful enough when humans gets exposed to it, furthermore across their office and testing field site, local communities are around that has been growing vegetables on the opposite side.We cannot take the risk of exposing it further as when it comes to contaminating the land with their GM crops plus the pesticides and other chemicals they may or have been using.Bayer has a Long history of Environmental Crimes.We Cannot sit down and do nothing about this issue."according to an anonymous activist on the protest. http:/www.boycottbayer.com Email: [email protected] Url: www.stopbayergm.org

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