Monsanto, Bono, Africa and Suicide

He was once a hero of mine…

Bealtaine Cottage ~ The Oldest, Independent, Permaculture Smallholding in Ireland! Conceived, Designed, Planted and Worked by One Woman!

He was once a hero of mine.

A singer who sang about the issues I cared about.

But, “Sunday, Bloody Sunday,” has become “Endgame, Bloody Endgame,” as the one time singer who articulated the ideals of a generation, turns advocate and spokesperson for the awful, dreadful, death impregnated, GM seed and food corporations of the globe.

The G8 Summit, where the great and the greedy met to plan their attack on an unsuspecting continent, will go down in history as the final chapter in a globalized attack on the poor and downtrodden of our world.

For we all know about India and the almost quarter of a million dirt poor farmers who have taken their lives in all manner of disturbing ways.

That was about seed.

GM seed.

Seed with great advertising and promises behind it, pushing it upon the most vulnerable upon our sacred Earth.

And, if I know…I…

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2 thoughts on “Monsanto, Bono, Africa and Suicide

  1. Hi Collette, Myself and my husband have a few acres in Sligo and already have quite a bit growing there.  I have recently become aware of Permaculture and have been following what you have done in Keadue and think it is incredibly exciting and inspiring.  Would we be able to come and visit your place at any stage as I would love my husband Charles to see what you have done to see if we can replicate some of it on our plot. We are working in Dublin but spend a lot of time in Sligo and will be down next weekend and for a week at Easter; Vivienne From: Bealtaine Cottage To: vivienneshields@yahoo.com Sent: Monday, 23 March 2015, 15:38 Subject: [New post] Monsanto, Bono, Africa and Suicide #yiv1805584785 a:hover {color:red;}#yiv1805584785 a {text-decoration:none;color:#0088cc;}#yiv1805584785 a.yiv1805584785primaryactionlink:link, #yiv1805584785 a.yiv1805584785primaryactionlink:visited {background-color:#2585B2;color:#fff;}#yiv1805584785 a.yiv1805584785primaryactionlink:hover, #yiv1805584785 a.yiv1805584785primaryactionlink:active {background-color:#11729E;color:#fff;}#yiv1805584785 WordPress.com | Bealtaine Cottage posted: “He was once a hero of mine…” | |

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