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 … More

February 28, 2013 | By | 4 Replies 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.  … More

February 28, 2013 | By | 3 Replies 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.… More

February 28, 2013 | By | 4 Replies 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 … More

February 28, 2013 | By | 4 Replies 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 … More

February 28, 2013 | By | 6 Replies 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 More

February 27, 2013 | By | 48 Replies 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 … More

February 27, 2013 | By | 5 Replies 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, … More

February 27, 2013 | By | 4 Replies 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 … More

February 27, 2013 | By | 48 Replies 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 … More

February 27, 2013 | By | 4 Replies 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 … More

February 26, 2013 | By | 4 Replies 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 … More

February 26, 2013 | By | 5 Replies 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 … More

February 26, 2013 | By | 9 Replies 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, … More

February 26, 2013 | By | 12 Replies 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 … More

February 26, 2013 | By | 3 Replies 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 … More

February 25, 2013 | By | 15 Replies 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 … More

February 25, 2013 | By | 9 Replies 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 parentsMore

February 25, 2013 | By | 4 Replies 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 More

February 25, 2013 | By | 5 Replies 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, … More

February 25, 2013 | By | 6 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