Archive for December, 2012

Empowering Local Farmers to End Hunger

Empowering Local Farmers to End Hunger













Anna Hunt, Staff Writer
Waking Times 

Frances Moore Lappé, author of Diet for a Small Planet, is an avid believer that a democracy that can empower its citizens to become involved in providing the community’s life essentials may be just want society needs to address the urgent issue of … More

December 31, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More
The Higgs Boson ‘God Particle’ Discovery Explained in the Context of Conscious Cosmology

The Higgs Boson ‘God Particle’ Discovery Explained in the Context of Conscious Cosmology













Mike Adams, Divinity Now
Waking Times

The ultimate goal of the study of physics is to decode the rules and laws of the universe; to understand what “makes it all tick,” so to speak. That goal, of course, has remained elusive, but great strides have been made toward it over … More

December 31, 2012 | By | 29 Replies More
Understanding Qigong and Tai Chi

Understanding Qigong and Tai Chi













Konstantin Eriksen, Guest Writer
Waking Times 

Tai chi qigong, and, in fact, all forms of chi kung (chi kung and qigong are the same thing), have deep roots in ancient Chinese philosophy. Their principles can be hard to understand for a lot of Westerners. In this article I’m going to … More

December 31, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Orgone Energy

Orgone Energy













Dave R. Gahan, Guest Writer
Waking Times

This term orgonite derives from “orgone”, the term provided by Wilhelm Reich for essential energy discovered everywhere throughout nature. Also known as “Chi”, “Prana”, “Ether”, “Élan Vital”, or “fifth element”, this vital energy exists in an organic way within a variety of … More

December 31, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More
Codex Nutrition Comittee Chooses Malnutrition

Codex Nutrition Comittee Chooses Malnutrition













Scott Tips, JD, Green Med Info
Waking Times

In a stunning display of nutritional ignorance, three women ram through a Codex standard that leaves many with sub-optimal nutrition

The Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses (CCNFSDU) just finished meeting all last week (December 3-7) in Bad … More

December 31, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
Near Death Experiences – Where Science Can’t Go, Mystics Can

Near Death Experiences – Where Science Can’t Go, Mystics Can













Belsebuub, Guest Writer
Waking Times

The largest study in the world on NDEs to date is currently underway. It is a three year study, with one year to go. It’s taking place in the UK and US, and is studying cardiac arrest patients to see if those who are clinically … More

December 29, 2012 | By | 16 Replies More
Thirteen Ways To Prevent Cancer

Thirteen Ways To Prevent Cancer













Dr. Ben Kim, Guest Writer
Waking Times

The purpose of this article is to outline 13 ways that you can decrease your risk of developing any type of cancer. The following 13 ways to prevent cancer are presented in no particular order:

1. If you are going to be More

December 29, 2012 | By | 13 Replies More
Let’s Ban Everything Pointy To Reduce Deaths

Let’s Ban Everything Pointy To Reduce Deaths













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times 

The nanny mentality of those who create scientific studies and government policy have increased their insanity. Researchers are now calling for a ban on long pointed kitchen knives to reduce deaths from stabbing.

Yes, I’m serious and we’re not talking about a klingon or More

December 29, 2012 | By | 12 Replies More
Modern Science Confirms Yoga’s Many Health Benefits

Modern Science Confirms Yoga’s Many Health Benefits













Sayer Ji, Green Med Info
Waking Times 

Modern science now confirms why humans have been practicing yoga since the beginning of recorded history: it is good both for the body and mind.

There is evidence in the archeological record that yoga has been practiced by humans for at least 5,000 … More

December 29, 2012 | By | Reply More
Everything Petroleum Does, Hemp Does Better

Everything Petroleum Does, Hemp Does Better













Becca Wolford, Contributing Writer
Waking Times 

We are in an economic crisis. But don’t panic, there are always good things that come out of crises. It’s all a matter of being aware, being ready, and being educated.

Our economy, put simply, really sucks right now. But the United States … More

December 28, 2012 | By | 23 Replies More
Occupy Homes, One Year On And Growing Daily

Occupy Homes, One Year On And Growing Daily













Laura Gottesdiener, Waging Nonviolence Contributor
Waking Times 

Occupy Homes MN supporters march down Portland Avenue to reclaim a vacant foreclosed house in Minneapolis. Photo credit: MrBrownPhoto.com via Occupy Homes MN.

“We are about to take this house over, okay?” shouted Reneka Wheeler, speaking slowly and emphasizing each word as she … More

December 28, 2012 | By | 6 Replies More
2012: Temporal Epicenter of a Cultural Earthquake

2012: Temporal Epicenter of a Cultural Earthquake













Peter Russell, Spirit of Now
Waking Times 

Editor’s Note: This article by Peter Russell was written in 2009 and is more relevant now than ever. 

In recent times there has been growing interest in the possibility that the global crisis is coming to a head in the year 2012. It … More

December 28, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
The Science Behind Good Vibes: How Mindfulness Actually Works

The Science Behind Good Vibes: How Mindfulness Actually Works













Editor, Prevent Disease
Waking Times 

Achieving mindfulness through meditation has helped people maintain a healthy mind by quelling negative emotions and thoughts, such as desire, anger and anxiety, and encouraging more positive dispositions such as compassion, empathy and forgiveness. Those who have reaped the benefits of mindfulness know that it … More

December 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
Music – The Healing Language of the Soul

Music – The Healing Language of the Soul













Anna Hunt, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Our senses allow us to experience the outside world more fully. They have evolved to keep us safe, allowing us to stay aware of dangers. In addition to conducting their basic functions, the senses also have a way of reaching deeply into the soulMore

December 27, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Reishi: The Brilliant Mushroom

Reishi: The Brilliant Mushroom













Pamela Duff, Green Med Info
Waking Times 

These varnished-looking mushrooms are gorgeous when fresh since the caps are liver-red to a reddish brown and distinctively glossy.

Ganoderma is from the Latin gan, meaning “shiny”, derma meaning “skin”, and lucideum meaning “brilliant”.

The surface is arranged in lumpy zones with … More

December 27, 2012 | By | Reply More
Unlabeled Genetically Modified Salmon Could Soon Be In Stores

Unlabeled Genetically Modified Salmon Could Soon Be In Stores













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Genetically-modified (GM) Atlantic salmon is biotech’s next venture as they circumvent nature in an effort to create salmon that grows twice as fast as wild salmon – making fish production more profitable. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a statement last Friday, … More

December 27, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
All Food Ingredients Linked To Cancer, But Researchers Say Don’t Worry Evidence is Weak

All Food Ingredients Linked To Cancer, But Researchers Say Don’t Worry Evidence is Weak













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

There is evidence linking almost every food or ingredient to cancer, but according to researchers, there’s no need to worry because the evidence for pretty much all of it is very weak they say.

Not a week goes by without a new research … More

December 27, 2012 | By | 7 Replies More
The Virtue of Dissent: A New Concept of Moralism

The Virtue of Dissent: A New Concept of Moralism













Z, Contributing Writer
Waking Times

“Disobedience, the rarest and most courageous of the virtues, is seldom distinguished from neglect, the laziest and commonest of the vices.” – George Bernard Shaw

“At this point in history the capacity to doubt, to criticize and to disobey may be all that stands between … More

December 26, 2012 | By | 15 Replies More
Where is All the Food?

Where is All the Food?













Wayne Weiseman, Guest Writer
Waking Times

When a product enters the marketplace it is doomed to be bandied about, prodded, poked and eventually, if it is a “valuable” commodity, confiscated, manipulated, packaged, politicized, corporatized, chained to will-o’-the-wisp market forces and forever relegated to the dungeon of the landfill, what’s … More

December 26, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Reconstructing Our Global Reality

Reconstructing Our Global Reality













Chris Renzo, Contributing Writer
Waking Times

Our nation, the United States, is the richest and most powerful nation in the world. The rich live a decadent lifestyle, and there exists a large middle class, but tens of millions live in poverty. 50% million people [1/6 of our population] cannot afford … More

December 26, 2012 | By | 9 Replies More

Must Watch Videos

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields













Kevin Samson, Guest
Waking Times

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings … More

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On the Eve of Construction

On the Eve of Construction













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I love the sound of construction. I always have. Not the industrial sound from the kind of massive, offensive structures made with other-worldly looking machines, but the intentional, gentle kind. Small structures going up, improvements on homes, road repairs, even tending to gardens whether … More

April 13, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?

Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?













Brandon Baker, Eco Watch
Waking Times

Monsanto didn’t achieve $11.8 billion in sales and 404 facilities in 66 countries all on its own.

The company is valued at $60 billion in the marketplace with 525 million shares outstanding, but the three largest mutual fund shareholders, Vanguard, Fidelity and State Street, … More

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable

5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Public awareness of the risks and dangers of hydraulic gas-fracturing, or Fracking, is growing daily, but not nearly as fast as the practice itself is. Across the world, fracking is creating a massive new energy boom and investors are pouring money into energy companies … More

April 8, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More

Activism Works

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Fluoride is a poisonous substance added to many municipal water supplies across the US, Canada, and elsewhere without the permission of the residents. Is there a model that communities can follow to remove it from their water supply? The short answer to this question is yesMore

April 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry

6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry













Martha Rosenberg, AlterNet
Waking Times

While many procedures on factory farms are cruel, breeding animals into mutants and violating mother/offspring bonds are truly crimes against nature.

The horrors of factory farming are multifold. Treating animals like heads of lettuce—”forget it’s an animal” says one farming magazine—has created institutionalized ruthlessness toward … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason

Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

The Internet awakening has given birth to a worldwide multitude of people that are disengaging from the programmed paradigm created for us, and awakening to the reality of the dangers we face. The web has supplied a platform for writers to take a crack … More

March 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry

13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry













Heather Callaghan & Jeffrey Green, Guests
Waking Times

A major shift in the consciousness of food consumers is forcing the industry into a competitive race to become more natural.  The market is telling food producers that they no longer want so-called factory food because of its many harmful effects on … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken

American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

You may be aware that bees are dying in large numbers across the globe, courtesy of the ever-increasing presence of toxins in our environment. But did you know that the monarch butterfly is also becoming endangered, and for the same reason?

As reported by the New More

March 22, 2014 | By | Reply More