VIDEO: Migrant Farmworkers May Have Been Sickened By Toxic Pesticide Greenlighted by EPA Under Trump

AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman. Earlier this month, more than 50 farmworkers here in California were exposed to a highly toxic pesticide, whose use was recently greenlighted by the EPA in one of the agency’s first decisions since Donald Trump took office. About an hour […]

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Newsom administration moves to ban chlorpyrifos pesticide, allocates $5.7 million for alternatives

ROOM BECAUSE HE KIND OF TRIED TO MAKE SURE EVERYTHING WAS WITHIN REASONABLE PARAMETERS, I DON’T KNOW WHAT HAPPENS THIS YEAR, IT’S GOING TO BE INTERESTING TO SEE.” IN SACRAMENTO, ASHLEY ZAVALA 17 NEWS. JIM: THE GOVERNOR’S REVISED BUDGET IS EXPECTED TO HAVE AN IMPACT LOCALLY, ESPECIALLY ON OUR AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY. GOVERNOR NEWSOM’S ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCED […]

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