Items tagged: GMO

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10 Reasons Why Golden Rice Won’t End World Hunger

April 7, 2014 - 7:50 pm

Here are five key reasons why Golden Rice will not end world hunger: Golden rice is genetically modified in a lab and has never been proven safe for children’s health or for the environment. People do not have Vitamin A deficiency because rice contains too little Vitamin A, but because their...

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Total Health Show Toronto - 2014

April 4, 2014 - 9:49 pm

Total Health Show Toronto - 2014 Metro Toronto Convention Center April 4–6, 2014 Rachel was part of an incredible speaker panel including Jeffrey Smith, Dr. Shiv Chopra, Lorna Venderhaeghe, David Brownstein, Gary Young, Brian Clement and more. Over 200 exhibits, workshops, and panel presentations...

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Whole Earth Summit 2014

March 11, 2014 - 6:12 pm

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Canadian Organic Growers Conference 2014

February 22, 2014 - 6:15 pm

The Organic Vision - In Search of Change Canadian Organic Grower's 8th Annual Conference Over 20 exciting speakers were on hand at the Organic Vision 2014 Conference including Woody Tasch, the founder of Slow Money and one of “25 Visionaries Who Are Changing Your World” by Utne magazine, Dr...

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UPLIFT Festival December 2013

December 12, 2013 - 3:34 pm

Rachel is filled with joy to meet Jeffrey Smith (author, activist and producer) of the Institute of Responsible Technology, and Dr. Vandana Shiva (activist and author) of Navdanya during the UPLIFT Festival in Australia. Rachel meets with speakers from around the world including Dr. Vandana Shiva...

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Planet in Focus Film Screening - November 2013

November 19, 2013 - 9:48 pm

Rachel Parent surprises the audience with an interview via Skype from Vancouver. Rachel Parent was a featured speaker at the 15th Annual Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival November 19 – 24, 2013 Toronto, Ontario

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GMO Mini-Summit on November 3, 2013

November 3, 2013 - 2:18 pm

GMO Mini Summit November 3, 2013 Hosted by John Robbins and Jeffrey Smith Speakers included Rachel Parent, Vandana Shiva, Andrew Kimbrell, Robyn O'Brien and more Listen to selected broadcast replays here >

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March Against Monsanto - October 12, 2013

October 12, 2013 - 2:20 pm

http://youtu.be/QY7Lt3_xsnw http://thebovine.wordpress.com/2013/05/27/march-against-monsanto-in-toronto-and-vancouver-and-around-the-planet/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8u4EPX-fc4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Wlg3cU_-TA Rachel and her team after she delivered her speech Rachel...

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Rachel Presents to U of T's Environmental Studies Class

October 8, 2013 - 5:43 pm

Rachel Parent was honored to be able to talk to the studies in the Environmental Studies class at the University of Toronto.

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Healthy Choices Wellness Show - September 22, 2013

September 22, 2013 - 2:51 pm

Healthy Choices Wellness Show September 22, 2013 • 11:00 am - 5:00 pm Holiday Inn in Cambridge, Ontario Featuring speaker Rachel Parent, Natalie Lauzon, and Mariah Barrett http://www.healthy-choices.ca/ Rachel exhibits her large "Get Well Canada" card, and hangs around with her friends...

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WE Day Toronto - September 2013

September 20, 2013 - 12:52 am

Rachel arrives for WE Day Toronto rehearsal… Rachel awaits her turn to speak to an audience of 22,000 enthusiastic youth members. Friday September 20, 2013 Rachel Parent, WE DAY Youth Ambassador speaker for TELUS MTV.CA/WEDAY

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I-522 Fundraiser at Natural Products Expo East - September 2013

September 17, 2013 - 5:29 pm

Above, from left to right: Birke Baehr, Vani Hari, Rachel Parent, Max Goldberg At Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore, Rachel was a guest speaker at a fundraising event held by Vani Hari (FoodBabe) and Max Goldberg (Living Maxwell) to raise money for I-522, the campaign for GMO labeling in...

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UN Youth Leader Webcasts - August and September 2013

August 12, 2013 - 4:02 pm

Global live webcast with Rachel Parent and 12 other Youth Leaders Learn more at http://www.global.youth-leader.org

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Rachel Parent Confronts Kevin O'Leary on GMOs

August 1, 2013 - 7:12 pm

Rachel enters the Lang and O'Leary television studio for the big debate... And the debate begins... Watch the Full Episode: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HIXER_yZUBg

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March Against Monsanto - May 2013

May 24, 2013 - 6:33 pm

Kids Right to Know club members lined up, ready to begin the march. At the end of the March Against Monsanto on May 24, 2013, Rachel Parent publicly challenged Kevin O'Leary and CBC to have her on the show for a debate about GMOs. On August 1, he accepted the challenge >

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