Category Archives: Government Reform

Wild Horses Deserve Better Treatment

Mustangs Under Pressure On Public Land I drove out of Phoenix this week and stumbled across some small herds of wild horses. It’s been years since I last saw mustangs in Colorado. This treat really recharged my own spirit. I’ve … Continue reading

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Horse Slaughter Back In New Mexico

Land Of Enchantment Will Kill Horses About five miles from this southeastern New Mexico town’s famed UFO museum, tucked between dairy farms, is a nondescript metal building that could be home to any number of small agricultural businesses. But Valley … Continue reading

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Prions Not Phased By Sewage Treatment Processes

Deadly Prion Proteins Survive Wastewater Treatment Process By Michael Woods Scientists in Wisconsin are reporting in a paper scheduled for the July 1 issue of ACS’ Environmental Science & Technology that typical wastewater treatment processes do not degrade prions. Prions, rogue … Continue reading

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More Mismanagement of Deadly Mad Cow Disease

Prion Pathogen Highly Contagious After eight years, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reopened the comment period for its rule on what cow parts may be used in human products Monday because research completed since the interim rule was … Continue reading

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Firearm Debate Missing Key Points

Corruption Killing United States It’s easy to blame violence in America on guns. It’s an easy target after a long series of massacres waged upon kids. It’s easy to blame violence on people with mental illness—sick people are another easy … Continue reading

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Wall Street Criminals Walking Free and Easy

Wall Street Corruption Goes Unpunished The corruption on Wall Street allows insiders to make money on the way up–and even more on the way down. So far, not a single Wall-Street junkie has gone to jail. The so-called war on … Continue reading

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CJD Kills North Carolina Boy

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Taking Younger Victims By Andrew Kenney It wasn’t bacteria or a virus that plagued young Michael Mendy’s body and mind. He did not inherit his symptoms from his mother or father. Nothing toxic was in his blood. An … Continue reading

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Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Takes Teenager

Girl Died Rapidly From Neurological Disorder When 15-year-old Claire McVey appeared reluctant to eat in front of her family, her mother Annie assumed she was just having teen wobbles about her weight. But Claire was showing the first signs of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob … Continue reading

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Another Case Of Mad Cow Disease In U.S.

Mad Cow Disease Exposes Prion Mismanagement The random testing system for BSE (mad cow disease) caught another dairy cow last year in Central California. The good news is that the meat was kept from the food supply. The question is … Continue reading

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Brain Disease Recycled Through Sewage Sludge

Biosolids Spreading Brain Disease Colm Kelleher, the author of Brain Trust: The Hidden Connection Between Mad Cow Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease is a fascinating book that covers al lot of ground quickly. It connects many dots about deadly prion diseases. One … Continue reading

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Resilience and Sustainability Network Launched For Cities

Sustainable Cities Can Help Fight Climate Change To help address the impacts of cities on climate change and the impact of climate change on cities, we are developing the sustainability network to accelerate the movement of cities and communities toward efficiency … Continue reading

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Tobacco Products Killing Thousands Of People

The Formula For Tobacco Addiction Although most people know that smoking is not a healthy habit, they don’t fully understand why. Although most smokers know it’s difficult to quit, they rarely understand why it’s virtually impossible. Although tobacco products are … Continue reading

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