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Greenpeace International

  • Film

    February 2, 2012
  • Blogs

    August 18, 2011

    Terrifying Tuna Mascots Give a Little Insight Into Fish Industry Problems

    Remember back in the 1980s, when people got worked up because tuna fishing was killing dolphins? The industry eventually changed, and consumers could return to their Starkist and Chicken of the Sea assured that the only thing that died for their tuna salad was the tuna. Ah, but apparently all is n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2011

    Greenpeace Releases New Seafood Scorecard for Supermarkets

    Image viaOrange roughy, a species singled out for protection by Greenpeace​Greenpeace has released its latest report on the sustainable-seafood efforts of major supermarkets.The bad news is that none of the major chains scored over 70 points on the 100-point scale, the mark for being considered a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2010

    Ten Animal Parts You Probably Didn't Know Were Food

    Photo from bbc dig it​After watching Anthony "No Reservations" Bourdain dine on warthog anus (yes, warthog anus), it seemed potentially instructive to search the web for other implausible anatomical snacks.It was.So, to honor Mr. Bourdain's adventurous palate, here's a compilation of the top eight ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    Brazillian Meatpackers Ditch Amazon-Threatening Beef

    The three largest meatpackers in Brazil veer away from environmentally unfriendly ranches. Food Safety News reports that the move to stop doing business with 221 ranches came after a Greenpeace report on cattle farming's effects of Amazon deforestation. The meatpacking industry intends to cut more e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2010

    The Morning Brew: 4.5

    After pressure from consumers and activist groups, Trader Joe's opts to sell only sustainable seafood. The new policy will be fully in effect by the end of 2012. The Washington Post reports that Casson Trenor, senior markets campaigner for Greenpeace, said. "What we're seeing here is the transform ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Friday, 6.20

    The board of Anheuser-Busch meets to discuss the InBev offer. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Owing to rising food costs, food producers want the EPA to waive requirements that crops be set aside for ethanol production. (Financial Times) The case of the stolen whale meat in Japan takes a (perhaps) unex ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 6.19

    Officials name the Chicago restaurant (two locations of a chain) responsible for a cluster of cases in the outbreak of salmonella in tomatoes. (Chicago Tribune) To combat inflation, Mexico freezes the price of 150 staple foods. (BBC News) After an error forced a revote, the House and Senate once a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2007

    Bookplates: The Whale Warriors

    Bookplate reviews new(ish) food- and drink-related books. The Whale Warriors by Peter Heller isn't, technically, a book about food, but it's a book anyone concerned about the sustainability of what we eat should read. Its subject is the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, an organization founded and ... More >>

  • Music

    May 9, 2007

    Meet the New Doors, Not the Same As the Old Doors

    B-Sides peeks in on a rehearsal for Riders on the Storm and finds out that the (English) Beat goes on for vocalist Dave Wakeling.

  • News

    July 5, 2006

    Lot in Life

    William Peppes’ property suffered a plane crash and a murder. But eminent domain proved his toughest challenge.

  • News

    March 16, 2005

    Got a Minute?

    Save the Children wants you

  • News

    September 1, 2004
  • Music

    April 7, 2004

    Rock Revival

    Radar Station gets what it needs at the Creepy Crawl

  • News

    June 28, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Published the week of June 28-July 4, 2000

  • News

    December 8, 1999

    IN DEFENSE OF WHITE-TRASH CLEANUP

    KKK is runt of the litter, but the state must not censor its garbage

  • News

    November 3, 1999

    PETER AND THE WOLF

    Why Missouri Botanical Garden's Peter Raven, world-renowned environmentalist, courts Monsanto's favor, boosts its biotech and takes its money

  • News

    June 2, 1999
  • News

    November 25, 1998
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