Latest topics
» Oh, By The Way— Neil Keenan Isn’t Dead
Today at 9:44 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Rise Together ~ Fake Alien Invasion Planned for November 8th—How to protect your family
Today at 9:20 pm by Jaguar-2016

» James Gilliland Return of the Anunnaki
Today at 8:43 pm by PurpleSkyz

Today at 5:42 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Central Bank of Iraq Strategic Plan 2016-2020 Translated With Missing Pages
Today at 5:40 pm by PurpleSkyz

Today at 5:37 pm by PurpleSkyz

» The Odious Karen Hudes, Revisited AGAIN ~ Anna von Reitz
Today at 5:34 pm by PurpleSkyz

» RV/GCR Weekend Chatter
Today at 5:27 pm by PurpleSkyz

Today at 11:21 am by PurpleSkyz

» Micro-Dosing: A New Way To Medicate With Marijuana?
Today at 11:16 am by PurpleSkyz

» Nick Meeting With the FBI Again - Submit Your Info NOW
Today at 11:05 am by PurpleSkyz

» The resurrection of the shaman
Today at 10:57 am by PurpleSkyz

» How to Exit the Matrix in 6 Steps
Today at 10:45 am by PurpleSkyz

» POOFness for OCT 22: A ROOM IN A CAR (to bad not a cell for lying & scamming people)
Today at 10:40 am by PurpleSkyz

» UFO News ~ UFO Seen At ISS Glistening In The Sun and MORE
Today at 9:49 am by PurpleSkyz

» NIBIRU News ~ Black Star Update plus MORE
Today at 9:43 am by PurpleSkyz

» Political Meme Time!
Yesterday at 11:39 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Serena Shim -American Journalist Killed in Turkey for Revealing the Truth
Yesterday at 11:14 pm by PurpleSkyz

» NSA Data Dump and Disclosure
Yesterday at 11:07 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Fw: Perspective on this – New Republic Intel – October 19, 2016 …. W*O*W !!
Yesterday at 11:04 pm by PurpleSkyz

» To All Living and Breathing Men, Women, Red Blooded American's
Yesterday at 11:02 pm by PurpleSkyz

Yesterday at 11:00 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Religous dinner with Don n Hil.... "Pardon me"
Yesterday at 10:41 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Gettysburg Ghosts of the American Civil War
Yesterday at 9:27 pm by Crayonmiracle

» BOOM: HILLARY CLINTON Transfers $1.8 Billion to QATAR Central Bank and more BS
Yesterday at 9:23 pm by PurpleSkyz

You are not connected. Please login or register

Out Of Mind » THE INSANITY OF REALITY » GLOBAL PROTESTS & PETITIONS » Facebook Removes March Against Monsanto Event

Facebook Removes March Against Monsanto Event

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

1 Facebook Removes March Against Monsanto Event on Wed Aug 21, 2013 6:23 am


Facebook Removes March Against Monsanto Event
21 Aug
By Lauren Berlekamp / Ecowatch
Facebook has been accused of being a facade for free speech as it has been known to censor controversial content. For example, earlier this year, Mark Zuckerberg was called out for practicing censorship when a Facebook ad by CREDO Mobile was pulled forcriticizing his financial and political ties to the Keystone XL pipeline. 
The group March Against Monsanto announced yesterday on their Facebook pagethat Facebook removed an event page promoting a rally in St. Louis, MO, where the biotech giant is headquartered.
The rally is set to take place on Saturday, Oct. 12, with a broad coalition of regional groups and solidarity activists planning to converge at the company’s corporate headquarters. While the event did not contain derogatory or inappropriate content, it was removed for violating Facebook’s Statement of Rights and Responsibilities. The group has since created a new event page for the rally.
Back in May, history was made when 2 million people participated in solidarity protests across the globe to raise public awareness of Monsanto’s toxic legacy in genetically engineering (GE) the food supply. The protests also aimed to promote sustainable farming while exposing the company’s predatory corporate farming and corrupt business practices.
Not only has the outrage over Monsanto driven people to the streets, but it is also driving people to the polls. More than 90 pieces of legislation to label GE ingredients were proposed in at least 26 different states across the U.S. over the past year, with Washington State’s Yes on 522 campaign pushing to let voters decide on mandatory GE labeling. The increased consumer demand for labeling is also driving down Monsanto’s stock price as it becomes increasingly risky for long term investors.
It’s safe to assume that the censorship by the media will continue as critical mass awareness is being reached on the issues that are challenging systemic corruption. But with March Against Monsanto planning more than 600 solidarity events worldwide with an estimated 3.6 million people pledging participation, it is also safe to assume that no amount of censorship is going to keep that awareness from growing.
Visit EcoWatch’s GE FOOD page for more related news on this topic.

Thanks to:

  I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum