Liam Floyd

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Banning GMO Labeling Is a Bad Idea—For GMOs

Americans in two states have voted on ballot initiatives that would have required the labeling of any foods made with genetically modified …

Agriculture

Rebecca Rupp: I’m Pro-GMO and Here’s Why

<b>We all know that there are topics that are best to avoid at public dinners.</b><p>Religion and politics usually top the list because we’ve all seen the awful effect these can have on family Thanksgivings. Invasive inquiries about age, weight, and personal finances are no-nos, and asking someone if they’re …

Africa

Morgentaler abortion clinic in Fredericton to close

Fredericton clinic says it cannot afford to continue performing abortions without provincial funding<p>The Morgentaler abortion clinic in Fredericton …

Ukraine's restive east slipping from government's grasp | News Home | Reuters

HORLIVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) - Pro-Moscow separatists seized government offices in more Ukrainian towns on Wednesday, in a further sign that authorities in Kiev are losing control of the country’s eastern industrial heartland bordering Russia.<p>Members of Ukraine's State Security Administration (R) …

Russia

Nigeria girls' abduction: Protest march in Abuja

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1073000/1073107_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524544466_e1b77bcdee8dbde7224fd174bf2cab3f<p><b>Hundreds of mainly women protesters have marched through the Nigerian capital, Abuja, to press for the release of 230 schoolgirls abducted by</b> …

Africa

Making markets safe for women vendors in Papua New Guinea

<b>Date:</b> Friday, April 11, 2014<p>Port Moresby's market vendors are, by and large, women – around 80 per cent. Many of them are extremely poor, depend on …