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«Current Concerns», n°19, August 21, 2018
Food Security
309. Food Security Zurich (Switzerland) | 24 August 2018
Required – an uprising of the sheep against the death sentence of the dominant financial and trade policy! Food security must be raised to the level of a human right, by Heinrich Wohlmeyer / Yes to productional agriculture without agricultural free trade – no to further weakening of federalism / Fair-Food-Initiative and Popular Initiative “For Food-Sovereignty” / Federal competence for byicycle paths? How do we stick to federalism? / Politics still ignoring the people From secret diplomacy to media manipulation, by Karl Müller / Trump-Juncker deal: The big bluff, by Eberhard Hamer / How Putin and Trump put an end to the war against Syria, by Thierry Meyssan / The Nicaragua coup. Western politics and media switch to attack mode against Nicaraguan government, by Jens Bernert / More than 100 years ago in Panama ..., by J.R. von Salis / We empower parents to say yes to waiting for the smartphone / Rubber boots instead of kitchen apron. Cooking apprentices gain know-how in stable and field, (...)
 
 
«Current Concerns», n°29-30, December 1st, 2017
Agricultural policy
290. Agricultural policy Zurich (Switzerland) | 3 January 2018
Agricultural policy must take into account global developments, by Gotthard Frick / World Agriculture Report as the basis for a national agricultural policy / US boosts Special Operations Forces Presence at Russia’s Border, by Peter Korzun / Will the war against Russia be prepared?, by Karl Müller / Ongoing need to reduce human suffering in Syria, by the Presidents of the Russian Federation and the United States of America / “One should take distance from the general public opinion”. When EU and NATO say “fake” they mean the elimination of our fundamental rights, by Willy Wimmer / US is driving further wedges between Russia and Europe, by Eberhard Hamer / With digitisation eliminating grown structures? Focus on Swiss employment law, by Marianne Wüthrich / School in continuous descent? Enough is enough!, by Felice Pensatore / About work, economics, power and economic ethics. A contribution to the discussion on the basis of Arthur Rich’s business ethics, by Dieter Sprock / 25 years (...)
 
 
 
«Current Concerns», n°28, December 13th, 2016
Food Security
265. Food Security Zurich (Switzerland) | 13 December 2016
Popular initiative “For Food Security”. No “walls up policy”, but a commandment of the hour — not only for Switzerland, by Marianne Wüthrich / The initiative’s core piece is strengthening domestic production. A criticism of the Council of States’ counter draft, Interview with Hansjörg Rüegsegger / Initiative or counter draft? Considerable statements on democracy and bureaucracy, by Thomas Minder / The Swiss hydro power and its future, by Narcisse Seppey / What I expect of Donald Trump …, Interview with Alfred de Zayas / Illegal wars — How Nato countries undermine UN. A chronicle by Daniele Ganser, by Johannes Irsiegler / Why I cannot trust our politics anymore …, by Karl Müller / Hacker attacks — “Enemy Image of Russia” shown to be propaganda / The idea and practice of cooperatives are UNESCO World Cultural Heritage / Education — Humboldt or McKinsey?, by Carl Bossard / “Bündnerfleisch” — cultural heritage and export hit, by Heini (...)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Killing fields?
US Doctors’ association calls for Moratorium on GMO Foods
by F. William Engdahl