French data regulator hits Monsanto with $472,000 fine for illegally compiling watch list to secure support during weed killer row

Follow RT on France’s data protection regulator has fined agricultural firm Monsanto €400,000 ($472,320) for illegally creating lists to help the company lobby support during a debate about the authorization of a key weed killer ingredient. The case was launched by the National Commission on Informatics and Liberty (CNIL) after…

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‘This is not freedom’: Macron denounces ‘irresponsibility and egoism’ of those who refuse Covid jab

Follow RT on French President Emmanuel Macron argued on Sunday that refusing to be vaccinated against Covid-19 is not “freedom” because anti-vaxxers infect and kill others through their “irresponsibility” and “egoism.” Macron said during a visit to French Polynesia that though “everyone is free to express themselves,” there is “no…

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‘Pretty embarrassing’: Australia environment minister draws flak after stating she will challenge coal mine expansion court ruling

Follow RT on Australia’s environment minister has come under fire for announcing her intent to appeal a court ruling that found she had a duty to protect children from harmful climate change effects related to a proposed coal mine expansion. On Thursday, the Federal Court of Australia had formalized its…

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