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The Fight Against Big Agra and GMOs in Ghana

By Crossed Crocodiles Big Agriculture has targeted Africa with GMOs. Monsanto and friends, with USAID, are targeting several African countries as insertion points, and Ghana is one of these. Their plan for Ghana is described here: G8 Cooperation Framework to Support The “New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition” In Ghana PDF, also known as…

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Ferguson Aftermath Exposes US Police Brutality, Racism Worldwide

One day after Obama hosted leaders from across Africa, African Americans exploded in rebellion in Ferguson By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° There have been a series of lawsuits filed against the city of Ferguson charging police misconduct and brutality during the demonstrations in response to the police killing of Michael Brown. In the federal eastern…

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Food Forests Could Bring Healthy Organic Food to Everyone for Free

By Andrew Martin Food forests or Forest gardening have been around for a long time with many of the native cultures practicing this form of sustainable agriculture. It is a form of low-maintenance plant-based food production which replicates natural ecosystems, incorporating fruit and nut trees, shrubs, herbs, running vines and perennial vegetables. Beneficial plants and companion planting is a big part of…

What Happens in Ferguson Does Not Stay in Ferguson

For African Americans, the “war on terror” hasn’t come home. It’s always been here. While images of phalanxes of militarized riot police firing tear gas and rubber bullets at mostly peaceful protesters have captured the attention of the world, the media circus surrounding the “riot” actually risks obscuring a largely unseen everyday reality that simmers…

The Danger of America’s Police is the Mindset, Not Military Weapons

Police impunity in the U.S. is the norm. A study found that 99.8% of 1,500 officers involved in killing civilians were never convicted. The Aug. 9 killing of a defenseless 18-year-old Michael Brown by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson was depressingly familiar. Nearly a hundred unarmed black people are killed by cops every year in the United States. Few stir the…