Monthly archive September, 2013
Vandana Shiva to field liberators "stay strong"

Vandana Shiva to field liberators “stay strong”

Last week world famous researcher and activist Vandana Shiva, in Belgium to raise awareness around European seed regulation, encouraged the activists to continue to take action against the undemocratic and unjust industrial agriculture system: https://vimeo.com/75279203

Greenpeace: “Dangerous precedent for the freedom of speech”

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Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker :”One would expect the protection of dissident voices in constitutional states”

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Green party proposes a “legal ammendmend to protect the right of activism and union organizing”

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Rassemblement R: “GMO bad for democracy”

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Vredesactie: “Judgement totally out of proportion”

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24.09.2013 - GM Potato Trial – Suspended prison sentences for pulling up unlawfully planted GM potatoes

24.09.2013 – GM Potato Trial – Suspended prison sentences for pulling up unlawfully planted GM potatoes

Today the Court of Dendermonde, Belgium, convicted 11 activists of organised crime in relation to their participation in a day of action against a GM potato field which took place in Wetteren on May 29th, 2011. The activists were convicted of criminal gang forming, criminal damage and resisting arrest, and were given suspended prison sentences...
24.09.2013 - verdict GMO potato trial expected

24.09.2013 – verdict GMO potato trial expected

To everybody that supports the struggle for food sovereignty and a GMO-free agriculture! On Tuesday September 24th, the Court of Dendermonde (BE) will render its verdict in the GMO potato process. It is a chance for the judges to reconsider the inclusion of the Voluntary Defendants in the trial and to judge that hundreds of...