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What is the best way to stop the "food safety" bills?

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What is the best way to stop the "food safety" bills?

     Poll: What is the best way to stop "food safety" bills HR 875, S 425 and others, which would effectively outlaw organic farming and backyard gardening? See http://waronyou.com/topics/hr-875-the-food-police-criminalizing-organic-farming-and-the-backyard-gardener-and-violation-of-the-10th-amendment/ for a concise description. See any of the recent articles by Linn Cohen-Cole here at OEN for more detailed information.

-Do nothing! GMOs will save the world.
       0% from 0 votes

-Do nothing! The doofuses will never get around to enforcing these laws.
       0% from 0 votes

-Do nothing! I really need to go on a diet.
       0% from 0 votes

-Write angry letters to representatives saying hell will break loose if these bills pass.
       18% from 15 votes  
-Write polite letters to representatives to persuade them in the short time we have.
       10% from 8 votes  
-Get people who understand our representatives thoughts to persuade them.
       5% from 4 votes  
-Form cooperative organizations to help everyone continue gardening.
       22% from 18 votes  
-Bang on pots and pans in the street to make sure everyone knows whatÂ’s going on.
       1% from 1 votes  
-Get everyone that owns a tractor to drive it to Washington DC to have a little talk.
       7% from 6 votes  
-Stockpile ammo.
       7% from 6 votes  
-Quit gardening, put your head between your knees and, uh, never mind.
       1% from 1 votes  
-Two or more of the above (please explain).
       20% from 17 votes  
-Other (please explain).
       8% from 7 votes  

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Though many of the choices for this poll are not m... by Jeremy Haumann on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 12:31:52 PM
Now that Michelle has planted an organic garden at... by E. Nelson on Monday, Mar 23, 2009 at 1:49:22 AM
First of all they are not food safety bills. They ... by Rolland Miller on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 1:15:37 PM
Thanks for this post.  I saw this coming 20 s... by Janiece Senn on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 1:28:59 PM
Fabulous forum we have here! Too few people know ... by Oh on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 8:14:24 PM
you could have put together a petition or form let... by Janiece Senn on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 1:19:50 PM
I think we need to find spokespeople among us who ... by Oh on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 8:33:49 PM
If I had your e-mail I could forward them as they ... by Janiece Senn on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 10:42:41 PM
Depending on Washington to protect us is like depe... by Thaddeus Kaczor Jr on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 7:54:48 PM
but this is exactly the kinds of things this legis... by Janiece Senn on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 10:58:04 PM
My "other" vote means primarily to becom... by WaltK on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 8:28:44 PM
I'd change the title, though! LOL Very good ideas... by Oh on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 9:03:58 PM
very good summation, 100% agreement.... by amicus curiae on Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 at 6:40:19 AM
The only real and practical action is to overthrow... by William Whitten on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 8:44:11 PM
It has clearly come to that. But what do we do?... by Oh on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 9:17:13 PM
There is a bill being crafted that makes it illega... by Janiece Senn on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 11:06:33 PM
I looked into Ag Sec Vilsack's campaign contri... by gail combs on Sunday, Mar 22, 2009 at 11:39:10 PM
Quo Warranto "The common law writ of quo warr... by William Whitten on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 11:21:40 PM
william, do you know why? a farmer cannot sue Mons... by amicus curiae on Saturday, Mar 21, 2009 at 11:30:30 AM
I posted this before but the info is too good not ... by gail combs on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 8:46:52 PM
I agree with reposting this. Too many people do n... by Oh on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 9:07:51 PM
My reply was two or more of the above. I've alrea... by Oh on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 10:08:44 PM
I don't know how to stop these corrupt corpora... by Mel Smith on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 at 10:37:50 PM
What could be more basic than the right to grow yo... by Bia Winter on Thursday, Mar 12, 2009 at 9:34:16 AM
"...that's where the Second Ammendment co... by William Whitten on Thursday, Mar 12, 2009 at 10:36:59 PM
Get your free Government Grants  from the... by kayi chan on Friday, Mar 13, 2009 at 6:08:06 AM
It is your God given right to grow your own food.A... by Bob Gormley on Saturday, Mar 14, 2009 at 11:45:13 AM
This is a classic example of the totalitarian tipt... by jesse robinson on Saturday, Mar 14, 2009 at 8:01:16 PM
In order to appear on the news, they must have a v... by Kevin Gosztola on Sunday, Mar 15, 2009 at 7:10:50 PM

 
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