Personal Privacy . . .

I was reading a BBC news article on their website that, imho, is a great first step in moving towards a legal recognition of our own individual right to control our own information.  Here is a link to the article:

Now, we need something like this in the USA.


US Jury condemns Monsanto product. . . .

A US jury has rendered the verdict that Monsanto’s weed killer is “substantially responsible” for a man’s development of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.  This is the 2nd  such jury award in the last week, with both jury’s awarding in excess of $280 Million USD.

It seems that Monsanto has been aware of this for a very long time.  They even accepted a $66 Billion buyout from Bayer just to loose the Monsanto name while continuing to sell a product that has faced adverse scrutiny around the world.

Here is the BBC article: