How the USA’s Agricultural Pesticide Industry Maims American Children

Chlorpyrifos, an organophosphate chemical, used heavily as an agricultural insecticide, is also directly linked to being a cause of Autism (ASD). https://indianaenvironmentalreporter.org/posts/major-pesticide-producer-to-stop-selling-pesticide-linked-to-brain-damage-in-children Please notice, from the map on the above article, how heavily Chlorpyrifos was used in the 1990s in the Midwest, and that, even now there is resistance to eliminate its use, despite the …

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Splitting 5 to 4, Supreme Court Backs Religious Challenge to Cuomo’s Virus Shutdown Order – The New York Times

Justice Amy Coney Barrett played a decisive role in the decision, which took the opposite approach of earlier court rulings related to coronavirus restrictions in California and Nevada. — Read on http://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/26/us/supreme-court-coronavirus-religion-new-york.html

@drchanequa on Rescuing Christians Stuck in MAGAland

Thread by @drchanequa: Woke up thinking about the question @namenzie asked yesterday about the plan for rescuing Christians stuck in MAGAland. Honestly, my first thought was along the lines of “F*@% them! Let them ...… — Read on threadreaderapp.com/thread/1325421098083753987.html

Thread by @RNS on Thread Reader App – Thread Reader App

Thread by @RNS: . @AP has called the #election for @JoeBiden. Be sure to read our piece here: Joe Biden’s Catholic politics are complicated, but deeply American. religionnews.com/2020/08/16/joe… @AP @JoeBiden Be sur...… — Read on threadreaderapp.com/thread/1325113805416898563.html

Fears Trump Could Lose Election, Refuse To Step Down Inspire Thousands To Learn Peaceful Resistance | WBUR

“Since 1776, Americans have voted in 58 presidential elections. And every time, the losing candidate has conceded and power was peacefully transferred from the outgoing to incoming president. This year, incumbent Donald Trump has refused to confirmthat he'll concede if declared the losing candidate — though his administration assured voters he would. Still, many are taking Trump …

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