Author Archives: Mike Callicrate

The Masters of the Food Universe are Happy to See Us Starve.

The names may have changed over the years, but psychopathic business leaders continue to consolidate power around the world’s food supply and means of production. “These technologies have made it possible for a small number of multinational corporations to have … Continue reading

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How Farmers Are Getting Shafted By Monopolies – Robert Reich

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Let’s Say Goodbye to Smithfield and the Big Food Cartel

The true efficiency of the current industrialized food system … The news about the Vernon, California Smithfield pork plant closing should be met with celebration, not panic. The departure of the Chinese owned pork giant from the state, along with … Continue reading

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Salt, Water, and Soil – When it’s gone, they leave

A handful of powerful companies are getting rich mining the Earth’s precious resources at the expense of planet and people everywhere. Why are we allowing it? Recent news out of Louisiana announcing the closure of the Avery Island salt mine, … Continue reading

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ConAgra Sells Cattle to IBP

As we continue to discuss ways to restore competition, let us not forget who we are dealing with. ConAgra, an abusive multinational conglomerate, later sold to Brazilian owned criminal conglomerate, JBS.  IBP, the biggest beef packer in the world, sold … Continue reading

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