Umnqobi Womklomelo KaRachel Carson Wezincwadi: I-Whitewash nguCarey Gillam

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UCarey Gillam “I-Whitewash: Indaba Yombulali Wokhula, Umdlavuza Nenkohlakalo Yesayensi (I-Island Press) ithole ukubuyekezwa okumnandi kusukela kukhishwe okokugcina futhi ithole imiklomelo eminingana yokubika okuvelele:

"Ukushaya kanzima, ukulandisa okuvula amehlo… Impikiswano enamandla yendawo elawula ezolimo ebeka izintshisekelo zomphakathi ngaphezu kwenzuzo yezinkampani. ”  Kirkus Izibuyekezo

"Lokhu yi kumele-kufundelwe wonke umuntu othintekayo ngomthwalo okhulayo wamakhemikhali anobuthi emanzini nokudla, imiphumela yezempilo nezemvelo lapho, kanye nomthelela ezinkampanini kuma-ejensi kahulumeni." Booklist 

“UGillam ngobuchwepheshe ihlanganisa ingxabano phambili lapho ukukhwabanisa kwezinkampani kuhlangana khona nezinkinga zomphakathilth kanye nemvelo. ” Abashicileli Weekly 

"A ukufunda okunesibindi, okucindezelayo kusukela ekuqaleni kuze kube sekugcineni, ikakhulukazi kubafundi abajabulela uhlobo lwe unekhala eliqinile, ukubika kwesikhumba sezicathulo lokho kwakuwuphawu lobuntatheli obukhulu. ” I-Society for Environmental Journalists BookShelf

"Ukuqoqwa okubhalwe phansi kahle kwamaphutha, ukukhwabanisa, ukungqubuzana kwezintshisekelo, ithonya elingafanele, nezinhlobo ezikhathazayo ze- [PR] endala… Izambulo ziyathukuthela impela." Ukubuyekezwa kwezincwadi zaseLos Angeles 

Bona futhi: Ubufakazi bukaCarey Gillam phambi kwekomidi elihlangene lePhalamende laseYurophu ngomhla ka-10/11/2017 naye ukubika okuvela eDaubert Hearings kuma-Cancer Victims Vs. Isimangalo seMonsanto glyphosate.

Incwadzi Incwadzi

Kungumuthi wokubulala izinambuzane osezingcwecweni zethu zokudla kwakusihlwa, ikhemikhali eligcwele lisemoyeni esiwuphefumulayo, emanzini ethu, enhlabathini yethu, futhi lize litholakale ngokuya ngokwanda emizimbeni yethu. Eyaziwa ngokuthi yi-Roundup kaMonsanto ngabathengi, futhi njenge-glyphosate yososayensi, umbulali wokhula owaziwa kakhulu emhlabeni usetshenziswa yonke indawo kusuka ezingadini zasemuva kuya ezifundweni zegalufu kuya ezigidini zamahektare epulazi. Sekungamashumi eminyaka kuthathwa njengokuphephile ngokwanele ukuphuza, kepha ubufakazi obukhulayo bukhombisa okuphambene nalokho, ngocwaningo lubopha ikhemikhali kumdlavuza nakwezinye izinsongo eziningi zezempilo.

In I-Whitewash, Intatheli emnkantshubomvu uCarey Gillam udalula enye yezindaba ezinempikiswano enkulu emlandweni wezokudla nezolimo, eveza ubufakazi obusha bethonya lezinkampani. UGillam wethula abafundi ngemindeni yasemapulazini ehlukunyezwe wumdlavuza abakholelwa ukuthi ibangelwa yileli khemikhali, nakososayensi abaziwa ngegama labo ngokushicilela ucwaningo oluphikisana nezintshisekelo zebhizinisi. Abafundi bafunda ngokujikiswa kwengalo kwabasayinile abasayine ikhemikhali, benanela iziqinisekiso zenkampani zokuphepha njengoba bevumela izinsalela eziphakeme ze-pesticide ekudleni naseqa izivivinyo zokuhambisana. Futhi, ngemininingwane emangazayo, uGillam wembula ukuxhumana kwezimboni eziyimfihlo okubuyisa ikhethini emizameni yezinkampani yokukhohlisa umbono womphakathi.

I-Whitewash kungaphezu kokudalulwa ngezingozi zekhemikhali elilodwa noma ngisho nethonya lenkampani eyodwa. Yindaba yamandla, ezombusazwe, nemiphumela ebulalayo yokubeka izintshisekelo zebhizinisi ngaphambi kokuphepha komphakathi.

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Ikhaya

Ukudumisa okwengeziwe kwe-Whitewash

"Ibhuku kwembula ubucwebe bemikhono yemikhakha yokubulala izinambuzane ukuphatha amaqiniso esayensi ngemikhiqizo yabo ngenkathi bebeka inzuzo ngaphezu kwempilo yabantu kanye nemvelo. Njengomuntu oke wabhekana nezenzo ezifanayo ezinkampanini emsebenzini wami kaningi kakhulu, nginethemba lokuthi incwadi kaCarey izovusa ukucaciseleka kabanzi ngobungozi obuzungeze amakhemikhali amaningi emakethe. ” Erin Brockovich, isishoshovu sezemvelo nombhali

UCarey Gillam unakho aqoqa amaqiniso ngokukhazimulayo futhi ichaza ukuthi iMonsanto nezinye izinkampani zamakhemikhali ezolimo zaqamba amanga kanjani ngemikhiqizo yazo, zahlanganisa imininingwane elimazayo futhi zonakalisa nezikhulu zikahulumeni ukuze zithengise imikhiqizo yazo enobuthi emhlabeni jikelele.  UDavid Schubert, Ph.D., UProfesa kanye neNhloko yeLebhu Lama-Cellular Neurobiology Laboratory eSalk Institute For Biological Study

UCarey Gillam uyisibonelo iqhawe elinesibindi ekubunjweni kukaRachel Carson. Uveze ukuhaha okunonya nokukhwabanisa okuholele ekufakweni kobuthi emhlabeni wethu. UBrian GM Durie, MD Usihlalo we-International Myeloma Foundation, uchwepheshe we-oncology kanye nodokotela oya eCedars-Sinai Medical Center

Ngokwesiko elihle le-Silent Spring, iWhitewash kaCarey Gillam ukudalulwa okunamandla ekhanyisa ikhemikhali - iningi lethu - elingabonakali ngokuphelele nokho elimaza kakhulu imizimba yethu nemvelo yethu. Ukucwaningisiswa okujulile, okukholisa ngokuphelele kwezepolitiki, ezomnotho kanye nemiphumela yezempilo emhlabeni jikelele ebekiwe ekusabalaleni kwe-herbicide ejwayelekile emhlabeni. UGillam wenze lokho zonke izintatheli ezinkulu ezilwela ukukwenza: usenze sabona kahle ukuthi yini ebikade ilungile phambi kwamehlo ethu. Kunconywe kakhulu.  UMcKay Jenkins, umbhali, uProfesa we-English, Journalism kanye ne-Environmental Humanities e-University of Delaware