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  • 20 Million More People Face Food Crises, As Acute Hunger Rates Rise to a 5-Year High
    UNITED NATIONS, May 06 (IPS) - The COVID-19 pandemic, protracted conflicts and climate change have created an untenable situation for the most vulnerable, with 155 million people across 55 territories suffering from severe food insecurity, sending acute hunger figures to a 5-year high.Read the full story, “20 Million More People Face Food Crises, As Acute […]
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  • The Ninth Circuit Makes EPA an Offer It Can’t Refuse
    Chlorpyrifos is one of the most widely used pesticides in America, although it has been banned in the EU.  Last week, the Ninth Circuit took the extraordinary step of ordering EPA pointblank to ban or reduce traces of chlorpyrifos in food. A dissenter accused the majority of misreading the statute in question and abusing its […]