WATCH: Solidarity Demonstrations in Florida Support National Prison Strike Day

Members of Everglades Earth First, including GJEP’s Ruddy Turnstone, took part in protests in solidarity with National Prison Strike Day held Sept. 9. Via Evergladesearthfirst.net On Friday, September 9, protesters with Black Lives Matter Alliance Broward, South Florida Food Not… Read More

WATCH: Rally at Coleman Prison in Support of Prisoner Strike

Originally published by ItsGoingDown.org: Activists from across Florida, including GJEP’s own GE Trees campaigner Ruddy Turnstone (who is operating the megaphone in the video below), attended a demonstration Sept. 9, focused on calling attention to the modern-day slavery… Read More

LISTEN: Opposition Puts Tests Of Genetically Altered Mosquitoes On Hold

Via NPR: As Miami struggles to control the Zika virus, the FDA approved a tool to fight the spread of the disease: genetically engineered mosquitoes. Will communities in Florida allow them to be used?  

Public Concern Growing with Looming Release of GM Mosquitoes in Florida

A growing contingent of people are saying “No” to the release of genetically modified mosquitoes in Florida. A Change.org petition with nearly 170,000 signatures against the release of the GM mosquito states the following: Right now, a British… Read More

BREAKING: FDA Plans to Release GE Mosquitoes in the Florida Keys

From the Say No to Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Release in the Florida Keys Change.org Petition: Right now, British company Oxitec is planning to release genetically modified mosquitoes into the fragile environment of the Florida Keys. The company wants to… Read More