January 20, 2021

If factory farm conditions are unhealthy for animals, they’re bad for people too

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By Tia Schwab Source: Independent Media Institute and Stone Pier Press Lack of governmental oversight of factory farms has created a public health crisis of antibiotic-resistance diseases in people. In 2014, the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, commissioned by the UK government and Wellcome Trust, estimated that 700,000 people around the world die each year due […]

The Editor Speaks: Conservation to become more conservative?

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Now that former Minister of the Environment Wayne Panton is ‘out of the way’ the door has opened or shut, depending upon what side you are on, for a more conservative approach to Cayman’s conservation. It has long been known Prime Minister Alden McLaughlin was not 100% behind Panton’s take on the liberalising sweeping changes […]