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Why is Apple bashing Indiana over religious freedom law when it conducts business with countries that execute gays?

4/28/2015 - In a series of Twitter "tweets" posted in the days following the passage of Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, Apple CEO Tim Cook lamented what he says is a "dangerous" precedent "happening in states across the country." But the global tech giant head, who is openly homosexual himself, made...

EXCLUSIVE: Federal judge orders entrepreneur to commit his own Facebook identity theft or go to jail

4/7/2015 - In yet another astonishing example of the expanding insanity of the judicial activism sweeping across America, a federal bankruptcy judge in the Southern District of Texas has ordered an individual to commit his own identity theft on Facebook and violate the Facebook terms of service he has agreed to,...

Improved safety and efficacy testing for legal cannabis provides huge business opportunities for entrepreneurs

3/23/2015 6:10:21 PM - A prominent marijuana research and testing facility in Denver, Colorado, claims that a surprising amount of legal cannabis currently on the market in the Centennial State is contaminated with toxins like mold, heavy metals and pesticides. Dr. Andy LaFrate of Charas Scientific, reporting his findings...

More businesses in America now dying than starting up

2/8/2015 - It hasn't happened in more than three decades, and it's a disturbing trend that is likely to worsen: For the first time in 35 years, business deaths are outnumbering the birth of new businesses in the U.S., according to Gallup CEO Jim Clifton. In a new online report, Clifton noted that, since 2008,...

Harvard Business School professor goes ballistic with legal threats over $4 worth of Chinese takeout food

12/27/2014 - Was it a case of MSG addiction gone postal or an honest attempt at protecting the public against fraud? Harvard Business School professor Ben Edelmen's recent email exchanges with a Chinese restaurant owner ruffled some feathers in the local media after it was discovered that Edelmen threatened legal...

Monsanto's 'zombie wheat' case reveals serious legal vulnerabilities in business model

10/6/2014 - Monsanto's business model is falling apart right in front of their own face, because the biotech firm blatantly disrespects the property rights of farmers, contaminating their fields with unauthorized genetically modified seeds. These unapproved GMO seeds inevitably cross-contaminate farmers' fields,...

Intelligent psychopaths are more likely to attain high offices in business, government

9/18/2014 - Psychopathic behavior lurks among human interactions today, infecting character traits and destroying families and organizations along the way. It's a behavior pattern that is void of empathy, seeking attention and personal gain no matter the cost. Entire families can be ripped apart and drained of...

Fast food workers use 'civil disobedience,' to earn higher wages for low-skill jobs replaceable by robots

9/15/2014 - No one ever said that flipping burgers and making tacos should be a career, but unfortunately too many fast food workers have bought into a bogus bill of goods being sold to them by unions, politicians and others that their "profession" is, well, a profession and they should be paid like it. Unfortunately...

One in five businesses report having to reduce employment due to Obamacare

8/29/2014 12:42:56 PM - In recent days, the Congressional Budget Office released a devastating report containing some really bad news for the U.S. economy: Gross Domestic Product had ticked up barely 1.5 percent last quarter, and that comes on top of additional depressing economic news and a series of quarters where poor growth...

Small town business owner spent 7 years building up organic meat company, only to be shut down by village board

7/31/2014 - Iowa-based Black Earth Meats (a USDA-certified organic meat company) was recently shut down by an impatient and uncompromising village board. Just as the company was about to expand, the Black Earth Village Board members threatened litigation and shut them down. Black Earth Meats was doing everything...

Firearms business targeted for contrived bankruptcy due to controversial signs?

6/25/2014 - "I like my guns like Obama likes his voters: Undocumented." "Guns are cheap compared to Obamacare and have better coverage." "We like our guns locked up safe and secure like Obama's birth records." These are just a few of the messages that have been displayed in recent years by the owners of...

Lawless ATF raids small business at gunpoint solely to confiscate customer list

4/6/2014 - The owner of a small chain of gun parts stores in Oceanside, Calif., that sells lower receivers, or "lowers," of AR-15 rifles was raided by agents of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives March 15, because, he says, he refused to turn over his customer list. The owner of Ares Armor,...

11-year-old entrepreneur ordered by health department to shut down thriving cupcake business, told it's 'illegal'

2/24/2014 - For more than two years, 11-year-old Chloe Stirling of Troy, Illinois, has been baking cupcakes out of her family's house and selling them to friends and neighbors in her local community, a successful business endeavor that has put the child well on track to purchasing a car by the time she is old enough...

California to accelerate economic implosion by forcing businesses to pay for sick days of hourly workers

2/3/2014 - There is one thing to be said about having a desire to help those in need, but when that kind of compassion turns into a cult-like political ideology, it can turn into something ugly and harmful. A new measure being considered by the uber-progressive Democratic majority in the California Assembly...

Court overrules religion: Catholic business owners must offer contraceptive services under Obamacare

11/1/2013 - Whether "religious" or not, everyone is free to experience, think and believe how they want, especially when it comes to their healthcare and the healthcare services their business offers and pays for. No individual, no employee, nobody has a universal "right" to any medical service. Just because...

U.S. government awards millions in contracts to companies owned by fictitious people

8/13/2013 - One of the major problems with the size of the American bureaucratic state is the fact that it is difficult, if not impossible, to manage. Oversight of programs is haphazard and spotty, if it exists at all, and the few people assigned to ensure that the American taxpayer isn't being mistreated face...

FDA destroys business of anti-aging supplement manufacturer by classifying amino acid derivative as 'unapproved drug'

8/5/2013 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has once again annihilated the business of a reputable dietary supplement company by arbitrarily declaring its primary product to be an "unapproved drug." Those who now try to purchase the all-natural, human growth hormone (hGH)-promoting Trans-D Tropin formula...

Huge fines, settlements and lawsuits are all routine business for Big Pharma

7/19/2013 - In 2012, five pharmaceutical companies agreed to pay nearly $5.5 billion to settle allegations of fraud, including promotion of medicines for uses not approved by the FDA. The settlements represent the continued trend of record-breaking fines, settlements and lawsuits which have become a routine part...

Three-fourths of small businesses to fire workers or cut hours due to Obamacare

7/18/2013 - The administration is doing everything it can, spending tens of millions of taxpayer dollars and hiring legions of new federal workers, aimed at convincing you that Obamacare won't be the "train wreck" one of its chief authors in the Senate, the retiring Montana senior statesman Max Baucus, has claimed...

Employers start slashing jobs ahead of Obamacare implementation

7/16/2013 - As we have reported regularly here at Natural News, Obamacare - which takes effect in its entirety January 1 - is going to be a mega-disaster for Americans. The law will create long lines at doctor's offices; it will create - and then worsen - a shortage of primary care physicians and providers; it...

'Train wreck' Obamacare begins to unravel; massive government boondoggle set to self-destruct by 2015

7/8/2013 - Even before it is fully implemented, Obamacare is already starting to self-destruct. The White House announced last week it will simply invent its own interpretation of the law and "delay the enforcement" of the employer Obamacare mandate for another year, to 2015. This, we are told, is to allow businesses...

New wave of business opportunities involving medicinal, nutritional marijuana sweep Colorado

6/24/2013 - New business opportunities abound in the state of Colorado, where Amendment 64 to legalize the recreational sale and use of marijuana was recently passed with flying colors by 1.36 million enthusiastic Colorado voters. An entire sector of the market that was formerly limited to only licensed marijuana...

Doctors increasingly declaring bankruptcy as Obamacare kicks in, causing widespread care shortages

5/20/2013 - Just a few short years ago, Plantation, Fla.-based bankruptcy attorney David Langley did not have even one doctor as a client. But in the years that have followed, Langley has processed at least six bankruptcy cases involving physicians, and is currently working on two bankruptcy cases involving an...

Total lie of Obamacare begins to unravel as small business insurance offerings delayed another year

5/8/2013 - An Obamacare insurance exchange scheme that was intended to give American small businesses the ability to choose from a variety of insurance options for their employees will not be ready until at least 2015, according to new reports. The program, which was supposed to go into effect this fall, will...

Help stop the Internet tax mandate

4/18/2013 - If it seems like you're constantly being hit in your pocketbook by taxes and tax increases, you're right. Tax revenues are at all-time highs, but it's not enough: The president, joined by an increasing number in Congress, are seeking even more taxes, this time in the form of a new Internet tax that...

Cause and effect: Americans who voted for Obama now seeing weekly job hours slashed below 30 as Obamacare kicks in

12/12/2012 - It is the ultimate example of how you reap what you sow: Huge numbers of American workers who voted for Obama are now seeing their own jobs slashed below 30 hours a week as employers desperately try to avoid "Obamacare bankruptcy." Obamacare mandates for businesses only apply to those working 30...

Buying local grows independent, sustainable communities and pulls the plug on THE SYSTEM

7/20/2012 - In the midst of an economy that's turning upside down, many people feel the loss of control and sovereignty in their communities and their lives. Many are concerned about where they can buy healthy food and other supplies and services without being pressured by large corporations whose interests differ...

Global organ harvesting a booming black market business; a kidney harvested every hour

6/3/2012 - In this age of instant, mass communication, it's hard to cover up virtually anything, and yet there's one story that has yet to be told on a wide scale - how organ trafficking has ballooned into a global business and that the practice is so widespread, one organ is sold every hour. That's according...

The philosophy of freedom: Much more than demanding government get out of our lives, you must first get the tyranny out of your own heart

4/5/2012 - Do you agree with this statement? Government has no business telling us what to drink, what to eat, what kind of medicine we should take, what to smoke, what to farm, or how to run our private lives. These are all elements of individual liberty or what you might call personal freedom. They are all...

Obama agency rules Pepsi's use of aborted fetal cells in soft drinks constitutes 'ordinary business operations'

3/17/2012 - The Obama Administration has given its blessing to PepsiCo to continue utilizing the services of a company that produces flavor chemicals for the beverage giant using aborted human fetal tissue. LifeSiteNews.com reports that the Obama Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) has decided that PepsiCo's...

Yelp.com sued over allegations of extorting small local businesses and restaurants

11/26/2011 - The most savvy business person will tell you that they are always finding a better way to offer their product or otherwise make it more valuable, in order to increase sales and profits. But when that fails some companies, according to a recent lawsuit, resort to harder tactics - like extortion. A...

The counterfeit culture - useful observations for understanding why collapse is inevitable

9/2/2011 - Through a devolving web of greed, self-serving power and a departure from fundamental ethics, Western culture has, over the last hundred years, become the counterfeit culture. Nothing is real anymore -- not the food, not the money, and certainly not the evening news. And because it's not real, it's...

Timeline of FDA raids on raw milk farmers, dietary supplement makers and natural medicine practitioners

8/10/2011 - The US Food and Drug Administration has a long history of conducting armed, SWAT-style raids on farmers, cancer treatment pioneers and dietary supplement manufacturers. This list, compiled by the editors of NaturalNews, reveals only some of the hundreds of armed FDA raids that have been conducted in...

Big Business Fights Against the Health of Children

8/20/2010 - The Children's Food and Advertising Beverage Initiative, initiated by the Better Business Bureau in 2007 and meant to curb what is advertised to easily-influenced children on television, has been delayed in Congress. The delay is being caused by an overdue report that is meant to define standards for...

Humans vs. the environment - A thought experiment

6/23/2010 - Protecting the environment isn't a "liberal" idea; it's everybody's business. Liberal or conservative, Democrat or Republican, the environment provides life support for us all, and if we fail to recognize that, we are truly doomed as a civilization. To help explain this, I've put together a simple...

Small businesses threatened with 1099 tax form tyranny provision in health care bill

5/24/2010 - According to a recent report from CNNMoney.com, the massive U.S. health care system overhaul includes more than just a transition to government-run medicine. A small section hidden away in the 2,409-page bill requires all businesses to send 1099 tax forms to every company or individual from which they...

Tooth Soap founder Karen Adler speaks out about creating a successful business as a working mom

3/6/2010 - In a video interview now posted on YouTube, Tooth Soap founder Karen Adler speaks out about how she found the courage and creativity to create the Tooth Soap product line and grow her business to the internationally-recognized success it has become today. In the video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2vNm3RNxjvc),...

Organic Farming is a Relationship with the Land: Interview with Myra Goodman, Part III

2/26/2009 - [This is part three of a three-part interview with Myra Goodman, co-founder, along with her husband Drew, of Earthbound Farm (www.ebfarm.com), which is perhaps the most well-known name in organic produce in America. With this article, we kick off an exciting, ongoing "Know the Growers" series, in which...

FDA Running Extortion Racket: Natural Supplement Companies Threatened with Arrest if They Don't Pay Up

10/21/2008 - NaturalNews has learned the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is running a criminal extortion racket designed to drain cash from health supplement companies and shift it into the pockets of top FDA contractors. This organized crime operation has been running for years, and it has operated with impunity...

Rawvolution: Part I , Tips on Starting a Successful Raw Food Business

10/20/2008 - This interview is an excerpt from Kevin Gianni's Renegade Roundtable, which can be found at http://www.RenegadeRoundtable.com. In this excerpt, Matt Amsdam shares his story of going raw and advice on starting and growing a successful raw food business. Renegade Water Secrets with Matt Amsdam, the...

Fast Facts About Women in Business in America

6/7/2008 - Women entrepreneurs are increasing at an extraordinary rate, continuing to enter fields traditionally dominated by men. Women owned firms now account for nearly 40 percent of U.S. businesses, although only 3% of these businesses gross a million or more in annual revenues. Women's inspiration and creativity...

Investors Behind Doomsday Seed Vault May Provide Clues to Its Purpose (Part 2)

3/13/2008 - It's got all the exciting elements of a science fiction novel. A seed bank as strong as a fortress built into the side of a mountain in the remote arctic wilderness built for the purpose of preserving food sources in the event of a disaster. Among the specifications for the bank are dual blast-proof...

The Vitamin Hoax: Big Pharma Speaks Through Reader's Digest Magazine

2/4/2008 - The cover of the November 2007 issue of Reader's Digest magazine makes a strong statement through a featured article entitled The Vitamin Hoax: 10 Not to Take. Written by Reader's Digest Senior Research Editor, Neena Samuel, the article cautions readers not to be duped into purchasing vitamins and supplements....

California Group of Small Business Owners Proposes New Tax for Health Care

9/7/2007 - These days it seems that everybody wants to chime in on health care reform. Presidential candidates are unveiling ideas on health care like a group of Apple executives unveiling the next iPod. Two advocacy groups from California are joining the chorus of voices that want change. The latest proposal...

28 Senators vote to maintain Big Pharma monopoly over U.S. consumers; Republicans oppose free trade for medicine

5/7/2007 - On May 3rd, 2007, U.S. Senators voted on an amendment to the 2007 Prescription Drug User Fee bill that aims to reform the FDA and enhance drug safety. This amendment, known as the "Dorgan Amendment No. 990," threatened to break Big Pharma's monopoly over pharmaceutical sales and allow U.S. consumers,...

Hawaiian macadamia nut farmers face economic devastation due to false labeling of imported mac nuts as "Hawaiian"

4/23/2007 - Macadamia nuts are one of my favorite foods for providing health-enhancing oils. They're rich in monounsaturated fats and contain many other phytonutrients that contribute to human health. I think that eating handful of macadamia nuts a day is a great way to control blood sugar, satiate your appetite...

Big business leans green in an environmentally aware consumer marketplace

3/27/2007 - Several major American corporations are teaching customers about energy conservation, recycling, producing less waste and reducing heat-trapping carbon emissions as a way of showing they care about the planet. In the world of big business, weather disasters and a push for fuel alternatives have sparked...

Internet companies that quashed Chinese web freedom now seek common code for conducting business abroad

1/24/2007 - Four internet communications companies that recently drew fire from Washington D.C. for participating in internet censorship in China announced they are cooperating with human rights groups to develop a common code of conduct for business dealings abroad. Microsoft, Google, Yahoo and Vodafone Group...

Consumer Alert: Prestige Camera generates customer complaints from questionable business practices

10/16/2006 - Complaints against Prestige Camera are cropping up all over the internet at sites such as the Better Business Bureau, Digital Photography Review, and RipOff.com. Customers allege shady practices such as trying to up-sell substandard warranties, chargers and camera cases for more than their standard...

Eric Head of Foresee Results talks about the ASCI's impact on companies, the online shopping experience and the national GDP

8/24/2006 - Steve Diaz: I'm speaking with Eric Head. He's the director of business development for Foresee Results, which is a company that uses the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) to integrate customer information for online retailers. Is that correct? Eric Head: Yes. We essentially use customer...

India threatened by business interests: Sell Coke and Pepsi, or your economy will suffer

8/11/2006 - After a Center for Science and Environment study found 24 times the acceptable level of pesticides in soda sold in India, a few state governments acted quickly to ban the big name soft drinks -- Coca-Cola and PepsiCo -- but the country's top business groups warned Thursday that the move could hurt India's...

Eye-opening documentary "The Corporation" reveals the true evils behind some Big Business companies

3/22/2006 - One of the most important videos you will ever see is The Corporation, a documentary by Zeitgeist Video. The film includes interviews with people like Milton Friedman and Noam Chomsky -- two individuals you wouldn't normally see in the same film -- and there are also interviews with many other CEOs,...

Big Pharma and profit priorities: why business ethics never trickle up

10/19/2005 - One of the things I've observed while doing public speaking, being a part of business councils and interacting with a lot of well-connected people in society, is that many people work with the pharmaceutical company known as Merck. Merck seems to be everywhere, with drug reps, consultants, marketing...

Interview with Debbie Weil, Wordbiz founder and online marketing expert

10/1/2005 - Mike: Hello everyone, this is Mike Adams welcoming Debbie Weil, one of the most widely-read and -respected authors on email marketing, copywriting, B2B communications, and I'll let her tell you what else. Thank you for joining us today, Debbie. Weil: Thank you, Mike! What a nice introduction. Mike:...

Interview: "Amazon John" of the Amazon Herb Company

9/29/2005 - Mike Adams: Today I'm speaking with "Amazon John" of the Amazon Herb Company. So, one of the first questions I want to ask is that a lot of people don't believe that businesses can do good deeds, and at the same time earn revenues. What's your take on that? How have you been able to make the Amazon...

Physicians and bribery: a closer look at this common medical industry practice

7/7/2005 - In 2001, 2.8 billion prescriptions were filled in the United States for an average of 9.9 prescriptions per person. This statistic taken from Ultraprevention, by Drs. Mark Hyman and Mark Liponis, certainly supports their point that "drug industry prescriptions have gotten far out of hand." The overabundance...

Why corporate America should drop its dress code and exchange business suits for comfortable clothing

5/28/2005 - Did you ever wonder about the business suit? It is the uniform of the business community, and if you're wearing one, it's supposed to imply that you know what you're talking about. I've worn business suits in the past, but I despise doing so, for a number of reasons. Business suits take away the...

Email privacy now a top concern for 19 out of 20 internet users

5/24/2005 - How important is email privacy to your business? A new email privacy survey conducted by Relemail reveals it may be far more important than you expected. The survey presents some startling statistics about how email subscribers view privacy. Let's take a closer look at these statistics and reveal what...

The Fair Tax: Why it's good for you and good for America

1/23/2005 - There's been a wave of publicity and discussion surrounding the "Fair Tax" over the last few months. Although I am personally not a supporter of the economic policies of the current administration, I am a strong supporter of the Fair Tax concept. I'd like to explain why every American (Republican, Democrat...

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