History of GNN – Guerrilla News Network
What are the origins of the original Guerrilla News Network (GNN) ? Guerrilla News Network was originally an independent news organization with headquarters in New York City and production facilities in Berkeley, California. Our mission is to expose [...]
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Major grocers on frankenfish: ‘Hell no, we won’t sell that!’
Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, Aldi, and other grocery chains that together run more than 2,000 stores across the U.S. announced this week that they would not sell AquaBounty Technologies’ AquAdvantage® Salmon, aka frankenfish, even if the Food and [...]
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The Scariest Climate Change Graph Just Got Scarier
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How would you like to invest in immortality?
A new corporate entity that the Russian multi-millionaire will formally announce at an event in June will allow investors to bankroll research into neuroscience and human consciousness with the ultimate goal of transferring human minds into robots, e [...]
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Jeb Bush: Is the world ready for a third Bush in the White House?
Jeb Bush hit the TV talk shows Sunday, mainly to promote his book on immigration and explain his apparent shift on any 'path to citizenship.' But the question of 2016 inevitably came up, and the former Florida governor tried to deflect any notion tha [...]
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Supreme Court Justice Sotomayer thinks same-sex marriage can perculate for 50 years like segregation
Before pointing out that “we let issues perk, and so we let racial segregation perk for 50 years from 1898 to 1954,” she asked: “If the issue is letting the states experiment (with same-sex marriage bans) and letting the society have more time [...]
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River full of dead, diseased pigs is just another food safety nightmare for China
One week after local residents first spotted them by a water treatment center, Chinese officials are still fishing dead pigs out of the Huangpu river. To date, they’ve used a dozen barges to pull 5,916 pigs out of the water. The pigs are believed t [...]
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Too big to prosecute: How Monsanto slipped the DOJ’s grasp
Hey so remember a few months ago when we told you about how the Department of Justice quietly slipped its Monsanto investigation into the shredder? The global GMO giant was “pleased,” activists were pissed, and we were left wondering how that wh [...]
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Fukushima meltdown appears to have sickened American infants
Fallout from that Fukushima meltdown thing a couple years back? It’s not just the Japanese who are suffering, though their plight is obviously the worst. Radioactive isotopes blasted from the failed reactors may have given kids born in Hawaii and [...]
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Rand Paul Exploits Drones Grandstanding With False Fundraising Letter
Though foes of drones on the right and left cheered Sen. Rand Paul's filibuster this week, with the tea partier delaying confirmation of CIA director John Brennan for a day, Paul's rant targeted a nonexistent dispute: whether or not Obama administrat [...]
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Conservatives vs. liberals: Who wastes more electricity?
In a comparison of electricity bills and voter registration records of 280,000 households, left-leaning voters were found to be more likely to leave their lights and air conditioners switched off and conserve more energy — especially in the summert [...]
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