What is Codex Alimentarius?

The Codex Alimentarius Commission was created in 1962, through a series of relationships between The World Health Organization (WHO), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the American FDA and USDA.

The «Codex Alimentarius» itself is a compilation of food standards, codes of practice and guidelines that specify all requirements related to foods, whether processed, semi-processed, genetically engineered, or raw. διαβάστε περισσότερα

EU makes sure Fusion Energy Plant’s construction continues…

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News posted on BBC about ITER (Latin for «The Way», but also «International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor»):

EU member states agree on Iter funding shortfall

I’ll elaborate on this issue… it is my personal opinion that this project is of crucial importance to the future of mankind… after all, abundance of energy is a vital ingredient of a Post-Scarcity Economy (from WikiPedia):

Post scarcity or post-scarcity describes a hypothetical form of economy or society, often explored in science fiction, in which things such as goods, services and information are free, or practically free. This would be due to an abundance of fundamental resources (matter, energy and intelligence), in conjunction with sophisticated automated systems capable of converting raw materials into finished goods, allowing manufacturing to be as easy as duplicating software. διαβάστε περισσότερα

Annual dolphin slaughter in Faroe Islands (Denmark)

Pilot Whales, mother and calf, Kona, Hawaii, via Wikimedia Commons
Pilot Whales, mother and calf, Kona, Hawaii via Wikimedia Commons

There’s an email going around the Internet for some years, about an annual «ritual» happening in the Faroe Islands… It involves the killing of hundreds of long-finned Pilot Whales (which belong in the Dolphin species).

Unfortunately, this e-rumor seems to be true… I am shocked and appalled…

I am re-posting the article from the site Hoax Slayer below… If you don’t have the stomach for it… you are strongly advised to avoid reading it.

I really hope that making this known will help end it, too…. διαβάστε περισσότερα