How Higher Education in the US Was Destroyed in 5 Basic Steps

How Higher Education in the US Was Destroyed in 5 Basic Steps













Debra Leigh Scott, AlterNet
Waking Times

Higher education is not what it used to be, and that’s no accident.

A few years back, Paul E. Lingenfelter began his report on the defunding of public education by saying,

“In 1920 H.G. Wells wrote, ‘History is becoming more and more a race … More

September 2, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Why Cannnabis Is the Future of Medicine

Why Cannnabis Is the Future of Medicine













Sayer Ji, GreenMedInfo
Waking Times

The future of medicine rests on the the fundamental right we all have to use things that spring from the Earth naturally as healing agents. Why should cannabis, used for at least 10000 years by humankind to alleviate suffering, be excluded from this inexorable mandate?More

September 2, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
New Experiment Will Answer Some Mind-Bending Questions On Whether We Live In a Hologram

New Experiment Will Answer Some Mind-Bending Questions On Whether We Live In a Hologram













Josh Richardson, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory is completing a unique experiment called the Holometer which has recently started collecting data to answer some mind-bending questions about our universe–including whether we live in a hologram.

Much like characters on a television show would … More

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The Transhumanism Trap: Why Biohacking Chains Consciousness to the Material World

The Transhumanism Trap: Why Biohacking Chains Consciousness to the Material World













Dara Percival, Guest
Waking Times

Can technology help humanity realise its full potential? Transhumanists see the merging of man and machine as a natural “next step” in human evolution, but where does consciousness fall in the equation? Instead of bringing freedom, merging ourselves with technology could chain consciousness to More

September 1, 2014 | By | 7 Replies More
Shaken By Doubt?

Shaken By Doubt?













Ida Lawrence, Contributor
Waking Times

What do you do when ‘always believe in yourself’ begins to crumble? Ask: What is it that you’re doubting. That seems to me, to be the question. There is a difference between believing in your beliefs, and believing in your Self, so let’s look at … More

September 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Why Humanity Must Come Through

Why Humanity Must Come Through













Julian Rose, Contributor
Waking Times

Need I say it, we are living in – and through – an apocalyptic time. Disintegration and destruction manifest at an accelerating pace as our World is buffeted by a jumbled combination of opposing energies: the distorted man made toxic ones as well as the … More

September 1, 2014 | By | 9 Replies More
Why We Can’t Cure Cancers

Why We Can’t Cure Cancers













Tracy Kolenchuk, Guest
Waking Times

When do you think we will find a cure for cancer? Five years? Ten years? More? In 1971, Richard Nixon declared a ‘war on cancer’, over 40 years ago. Since then we’ve spent over 100 billion dollars or more searching for a cure. I recently … More

September 1, 2014 | By | 13 Replies More
Do You Really Want to Eat Hot Dogs After Knowing This?

Do You Really Want to Eat Hot Dogs After Knowing This?













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

The hot dog is one of America’s most popular foods, with the average person consuming 50 of them per year. Hot dogs are one of the most nutritionally bankrupt foods.

Yet for decades, they’ve been given a free pass, granted one pardon after another thanks to … More

September 1, 2014 | By | Reply More
Five Steps Toward A Better Life

Five Steps Toward A Better Life













Luminita Saviuc, Purpose Fairy
Waking Times

When it comes to finding happiness, many of us seem to be looking for it in all the wrong places, wasting time and energy, not realizing that the root of happiness is within each and every one of us, in our hearts. Allowing ourselves … More

August 30, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Intention and the Rite of Disengagement

Intention and the Rite of Disengagement













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

What we participate in is pretty much the name of the game. What do we spend our time, energy and intention on? What are we consciously and/or subconsciously empowering that’s leading to our own dis-empowerment? Where attention and thus intention goes, energy flows. Where … More

August 30, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Are You Suffering From These Ascension Symptoms?

Are You Suffering From These Ascension Symptoms?













Deidre Madsen, Contributor
Waking Times

Are You Suffering From R.A.M (Rapid Ascension Movement)?

Are you feeling sad, confused, experiencing unexplained body aches and pains, disorientation, loss of time, loss of memory, sudden career or relationship changes, more alienated than ever from the world, excessively lethargic, lost, heightened sensitivities to foods, … More

August 29, 2014 | By | 11 Replies More
Is Religion Inherently Authoritarian?

Is Religion Inherently Authoritarian?













Adam Lee, AlterNet
Waking Times

Compared to secular reasoning, the religious establishment has been slow to act when it comes to moral progress.

Human history is a story of gradual moral enlightenment. Over the ages, we’ve become less violent, less xenophobic, more tolerant, more committed to the ideals of democracy … More

August 29, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
Youtube Safety Mode Censorship: Latest Battleground in the War on Consciousness

Youtube Safety Mode Censorship: Latest Battleground in the War on Consciousness













David Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

YouTube was once a bastion of free speech, an open venue where alternative information could circulate and wake up millions worldwide. Now it’s increasingly a place where truth is suppressed, as YouTube’s 6 billion+ hours of content is ‘soft censored’ on the sly by More

August 29, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Fracking – The Next Frontier for Offshore Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico

Fracking – The Next Frontier for Offshore Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico













Steve Horn, DeSmogBlog
Waking Times

In little-noticed news arising out of a recent Gulf of Mexico offshore oil and gas lease held by the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the floodgates have opened for Gulf offshore hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”).

With 21.6 million acres auctioned off More

August 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
8 Reasons Apple Cider Vinegar Is One Of The Best Health Tonics Available

8 Reasons Apple Cider Vinegar Is One Of The Best Health Tonics Available













J. Summerly, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The question is not what Apple Cider Vinegar can do, but what can’t it do. As a folk remedy, it has been credited with curing everything from the flu to warts or sunburn to dandruff. However, it also can help reverse many serious diseases … More

August 29, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Too Much Screen Time Disrupts Young People’s Emotional Intelligence

Too Much Screen Time Disrupts Young People’s Emotional Intelligence













Anna Hunt, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Researchers at the University of California in Los Angeles recently took a look into how media is affecting young people’s social skills. UCLA scientists studied two groups of sixth-graders from the same school: one group didn’t have any screen time for the duration … More

August 28, 2014 | By | Reply More
This Discovery Makes Bee Die-Off Problem That Much Worse

This Discovery Makes Bee Die-Off Problem That Much Worse













Heather Callaghan, Contributor
Waking Times

Many arrows point to the bee decline. A Harvard professorrecently warned that Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) is only the beginning for us. The ripple effect from new classes of pesticides is just getting started.

But there’s more…

The problems they face can be compared … More

August 28, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Getting Inside the Mind of Mainstream Media

Getting Inside the Mind of Mainstream Media













Bernie Suarez, Guest
Waking Times

Mainstream media’s lies, deceit, and propaganda are being dramatically exposed in real-time at an alarming rate. Anyone following alternative media knows what I’m talking about. Is it me or does it seem like the MH17 false flag happened years ago? We can see that false … More

August 28, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
Big Brother Is Watching You: Paranoia, Surveillance, and the Drug War

Big Brother Is Watching You: Paranoia, Surveillance, and the Drug War













Brian Macaulay, The Fix
Waking Times

Police have new tech to help them predict and enforce the law better than ever—but that also means enforcing the racial bias of drug arrests faster than ever, too.

“Just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after you,” wrote Joseph Heller in 1961’s … More

August 28, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
3 Vaccines That Should Be Banned And Never Administered To Any Child

3 Vaccines That Should Be Banned And Never Administered To Any Child













Dave Mihalovic, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Before following the advice of your medical doctor on immunization (which is not synonymous with vaccination), you may want to reconsider giving any vaccines to your child until you have completed sufficient research on the risks, side effects and actual causes of the diseases … More

August 28, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More

Must Watch Videos

3 Suppressed Technologies that Could Revolutionize Daily Life

3 Suppressed Technologies that Could Revolutionize Daily Life













Nick Bernabe, Earth We Are One
Waking Times

The US has a long history of suppressing technologies in an effort to help government aligned corporations extend their profits. This history dates back over 100 years which we will outline — in part — in this article.

Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla, … More

September 20, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Link Found Between Food Allergies and Farm Antibiotics

Link Found Between Food Allergies and Farm Antibiotics













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Food allergies affect an estimated 15 million Americans, including one in 13 children. Statistics indicate something strange is afoot, as food allergies in children rose by 50 percent between 1997 and 2011 alone.

Similarly, in Great Britain one in three people are allergic to something, be … More

September 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
Drop Out and Simplify Your Life

Drop Out and Simplify Your Life













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I was thinking about this very subject and sat down to put some notes together when I stopped to moderate comments on the site. And here was this synchronistic and very wise comment from Soliel:

Despite all the fear-mongering out there, many have remained … More

September 17, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Coconut Water is One of the Greatest Nutritional from Nature

Coconut Water is One of the Greatest Nutritional from Nature













Karen Foster, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The first documented use of coconut water dates back just a few centuries, however it’s safe to assume humans have been enjoying this supreme hydrator as long as we’ve been around coconut palms. Here’s why young coconut water has one of the highest sources … More

September 17, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
How Monsanto and Big-Ag are Fighting Back Against Anti-GMO Activism

How Monsanto and Big-Ag are Fighting Back Against Anti-GMO Activism













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Between 2012 and mid-2014, Monsanto and the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) successfully blocked GMO labeling legislation in over 30 states, at a price tag of more than $100 million.

These funds were received from the 300+ members of the GMA, which include chemical/pesticide, GE seed, and … More

September 16, 2014 | By | Reply More

Activism Works

7 Ways Cannabis Legalization Has Already Benefited Colorado

7 Ways Cannabis Legalization Has Already Benefited Colorado













Jeff Roberts, Collective-Evolution
Waking Times

January 1st 2014 saw the opening of the very first cannabis shop in Colorado as the cultivation, manufacture and sale of the controversial plant became fully legalized. Since then, the state has seen a lot of promising results.

Laura Pegram of Drugpolicy.org wrote in her … More

September 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Sweden Recycling 99 Percent Of Garbage, Edging Closer To Zero-Waste

Sweden Recycling 99 Percent Of Garbage, Edging Closer To Zero-Waste













April McCarthy, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

There’s a revolution happening in Sweden right now. Dubbed the “recycling revolution,” the Scandinavian country now recycles 99 percent of their garbage, edging closer to a zero-waste lifestyle, nationwide.

Wouldn’t it be great if no household waste was wasted? If each and every item … More

September 4, 2014 | By | 6 Replies More
Food as Medicine: How One Hospital Is Using Organic Produce to Help Heal Patients

Food as Medicine: How One Hospital Is Using Organic Produce to Help Heal Patients













Coach Mark Smallwood, EcoWatch
Waking Times

In 431 B.C. Hippocrates said, “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food”

More than 2500 years later, we are inundated with advertisements boasting the latest, greatest cure-all super drug. From a young age, we learn that it doesn’t matter how or … More

August 23, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
As Keystone XL Dominoes Fall, Time to Arrest Tar Sands Industry

As Keystone XL Dominoes Fall, Time to Arrest Tar Sands Industry













, EcoWatch
Waking Times

We’ve got this.

Thanks to the courageous and indefatigable efforts of pipeline fighters everywhere, the tide has finally turned on Keystone XL. As it becomes increasingly clear that Keystone XL’s northern leg is not going through, it is time to set our sights … More

August 4, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Seizing Control of Our Destinies

Seizing Control of Our Destinies













Julian Rose, Contributor
Waking Times

In 1381, at a time of great repression for the British agricultural work force, an extraordinary people’s revolutionary named Wat Tyler sprang to his feet and announced, “England should be a nation of self governing communities,” to which he added, “ No lord shall exercise … More

July 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More