Archive for February, 2013

Lessons From Bamboo

Lessons From Bamboo

Christina Sarich, Contributing Writer Waking Times  “Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe When one of the most intellectually resilient minds of our time tells you that change is inevitable, sometimes you listen. In a recent reading (Gino Serge’s Faust in Copenhagen) about the […]

By February 28, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
Sustainability is Mainly a Spiritual Crisis, Not a Material One

Sustainability is Mainly a Spiritual Crisis, Not a Material One

Caroline Savery, Sust Enable Waking Times The more godlike he becomes, the less godly Homo economicus behaves.” – Andrew Nikiforuk When I started out as a sustainability activist, I firmly believed that “sustainability” meant finding better, more efficient ways for humans to live within the means of our resources.  I considered the problem of sustainability as a problem […]

By February 28, 2013 3 Comments Read More →
10 Lies and Misconceptions Spread By Mainstream Nutrition

10 Lies and Misconceptions Spread By Mainstream Nutrition

Dr. Mercola Waking Times There’s no shortage of health myths out there, but I believe the truth is slowly but surely starting to seep out there and get a larger audience. For example, two recent articles actually hit the nail right on the head in terms of good nutrition advice. Shape Magazine features a slide show on “9 […]

By February 28, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
GMO Seed Freedom or Freedom from GMO Seeds – Which Will It Be?

GMO Seed Freedom or Freedom from GMO Seeds – Which Will It Be?

Barbara H. Peterson, Farm Wars Waking Times  When is a fight for food freedom just the opposite? How about when that fight is about the right to plant second generation GMO seeds… We are not talking about conventional or organic seeds. We are talking about GMOs. Has everyone simply lost their collective mind? How self-destructive is […]

By February 28, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
Kick Pasteurized Milk To The Curb And Make Your Own Healthy Nut Milk

Kick Pasteurized Milk To The Curb And Make Your Own Healthy Nut Milk

Karen Foster, Prevent Disease Waking Times Sure, we can all buy our favorite store brands, but how many of us dread those nasty complement ingredients such as emulsifiers, oils, starches, artificial or even natural flavors we know have no place in a healthy beverage? If you make your own nut milk, you’ll also save yourself […]

By February 28, 2013 6 Comments Read More →
The Scientific Proof of the Existence of the Soul

The Scientific Proof of the Existence of the Soul

Debbie West, Guest Writer Waking Times Michael Hathaway, author of 10 books on psychic development, past lives, regression, hypnosis and spirituality, and a board certified Past Life Regression Therapist is one of the most respected hypnotists in the country. He published a book entitled, “It’s Time to Simplify Your Soul’s Code”, an easy how-to guide […]

By February 27, 2013 48 Comments Read More →
The Love Revolution Will Not Be Televised

The Love Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Greg Prescott, M. S., In5D Waking Times The mainstream media is controlled by those who keep us oppressed, so the Love Revolution will not be televised! As many of you know, Pluto is in Capricorn from 2008 through 2023. The last time this alignment occurred was during the American Revolution, which is not a coincidence. Pluto […]

By February 27, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
Hemp ~ “Weeding” Out The Myths

Hemp ~ “Weeding” Out The Myths

Becca Wolford, Contributing Writer Waking Times The topic of hemp is often a confusing one, and I am frequently asked questions regarding industrial hemp, so here are a few ‘myth-breakers’ I’ve compiled that answer some of those queries. 1. Industrial hemp is marijuana.~ False. Industrial hemp is not marijuana, it is a different plant. Both […]

By February 27, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
Suppressed Scientific Evidence Proves Free Energy Source Dating Back 25,000 Years

Suppressed Scientific Evidence Proves Free Energy Source Dating Back 25,000 Years

Michael Forrester, Prevent Disease Waking Times  A monumental discovery with four years of comprehensive geo-archaeological research has failed to reach mainstream audiences for some reason. The most active pyramid site in the world dating the pyramid complex back 25,000 years has also released scientific evidence supporting the theory that the pyramids were used as an […]

By February 27, 2013 49 Comments Read More →
5 Fracking Consequences You’ve Never Heard About

5 Fracking Consequences You’ve Never Heard About

Lisa Garber, Natural Society Waking Times We know fracking isn’t exactly the safest of practices. We’ve heard of its propensity to pollute our air and drinking water and thereby raise human health concerns. The media, however, isn’t talking about the massive sinkholes pockmarking the nation, the radiation leaks, and other lesser known but no less earth-shattering effects […]

By February 27, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
The Tyranny of Convenience

The Tyranny of Convenience

Sigmund Fraud, Staff Writer Waking Times  Our lives are ridiculously convenient in this day and age, and much of the consumer economy seems to be directed at making life ‘easier’ still. It seems that the more convenient life becomes, the more need there is for more convenience. Anything is possible in this technological age and […]

By February 26, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
Been Down So Long…

Been Down So Long…

Soren Dreier, Contributing Writer Waking Times It seems to be increasingly obvious on a daily basis that the western society is getting divided into: Those who have and those who don’t. The West is rolling time back to its feudalistic roots, and the gap between the rich and poor is widening disproportionately, something we are […]

By February 26, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
Who Will Save The Honey Bee? EU Mulls Pesticide Ban While US Set to Approve More

Who Will Save The Honey Bee? EU Mulls Pesticide Ban While US Set to Approve More

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times There are a number of grave ecological crises nagging at the status quo of modern life. Though the mainstream media prefers not to cover the enduring impact of events like Fukushima, the Deepwater Horizon or Honeybee Colony Collapse Disorder, the truth remains that these issues are vastly more important […]

By February 26, 2013 9 Comments Read More →
The Grand Illusion of Self: You’re Not The Person You Think You Are

The Grand Illusion of Self: You’re Not The Person You Think You Are

Johanne Markus, Prevent Disease Waking Times As you rise every morning, one aspect of your self reassembles: the first-person observer of reality, inhabiting a human body. As you move on throughout your day, so does your sense of having a past, a personality and motivations. Your self is complete, as both witness of the world […]

By February 26, 2013 12 Comments Read More →
Are the Government’s Dietary Guidelines Making Us Obese?

Are the Government’s Dietary Guidelines Making Us Obese?

Margie King, GreenMedInfo Waking Times  Since the early 1980’s the USDA Dietary Guidelines for Americans have urged trusting Americans to eat a low-fat high-carbohydrate diet for their health and weight control. Since then, there has been an alarming increase in chronic diseases such as cancer and diabetes. In addition, obesity rates have shot up to 30%, and […]

By February 26, 2013 3 Comments Read More →
The Hunted Gatherer

The Hunted Gatherer

Chris Bourne, Openhand Contributor Waking Times There are so many questions about the human diet. Does humanity really come from a hunter gatherer heritage as traditional anthropology would have us believe? Are we meant to eat animal protein? And what about the B12 question: if on the other hand we evolved to be vegan, which […]

By February 25, 2013 15 Comments Read More →
10 Scientific Dogmas That Should be Questioned to Support Our Evolution

10 Scientific Dogmas That Should be Questioned to Support Our Evolution

Buck Rogers, Staff Writer Waking Times “The Science of Delusion is the belief that science already understands the nature of reality in principle, leaving only the details to be filled in.” -Rupert Sheldrake The default scientific worldview of physical materialism is a paradigm that is being challenged in these paradoxical times. Technology continues to support […]

By February 25, 2013 9 Comments Read More →
A Fever Is A Good Thing, Don’t Suppress It

A Fever Is A Good Thing, Don’t Suppress It

Marco Torres, Prevent Disease Waking Times A low fever can actually benefit a sick child, and researchers have attributed parental tendencies to over-treat by “fever phobia”–a fear that fever is harmful–which they say originated after the introduction of anti-fever drugs like Tylenol. In addressing this important concern of parents, it’s vital to understand that a […]

By February 25, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
Mystery of Shambhala

Mystery of Shambhala

Jason Jeffrey, New Dawn Waking Times I believe the idea of Shambhala has not yet come to full flower, but that when it does it will have enormous power to reshape civilisation. It is the sign of the future. The search for a new unifying principle that our civilisation must now undertake will, I am convinced, […]

By February 25, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
Americans Die Younger: US Ranks Low in World Health Report

Americans Die Younger: US Ranks Low in World Health Report

Ginger Garner, Guest Writer Waking Times A report published last month by the Institute of Medicine entitled, U.S. Health in International Perspective: Shorter Lives, Poorer Health, was released on January 9, 2013.   CNN originally covered the Institute’s release of the report, and now the nutrition industry is chiming in, “The first obvious issue that arises from this report […]

By February 25, 2013 6 Comments Read More →