Global prices for food commodities continue to rise

(Natural News) Data from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) shows global food prices have gone up for a second consecutive month in September. The FAO Food Price Index (FFPI) averaged 130.0 points last month, up 1.2 percent from August and 32.8 percent higher than in September 2020. The index tracks monthly changes in international prices for commonly…

Scientists question the need for COVID-19 booster shots

(Natural News) Scientists are questioning whether or not coronavirus (COVID-19) booster shots will be needed. Many infectious disease and vaccine development experts told Reuters there is growing evidence that the first round of global vaccinations may offer enduring protection against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, and its most worrisome variants discovered to date. Big…

Shipping workers warn of imminent global transport systems collapse

(Natural News) A global transport systems collapse looms due to the lingering impacts of the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In an open letter, a coalition of unions that represent shipping workers across the globe warns of the imminent collapse as fragmented and inconsistent pandemic restrictions around the world toss international shipping into chaos. The shipping workers write: “We are witnessing unprecedented…