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The Eleventh Hour – Decision Time

The Eleventh Hour – Decision Time













R. Teichmann, Contributor
Waking Times

It is a well-known fact in biology that pressures of an existential nature on a species result in two possible outcomes. The first outcome is that the species evolves. It adapts by way of biological evolution to the new conditions and survives. The second is … More

January 3, 2014 | By | 6 Replies More
10 Native American Environmental Victories and Triumphs of 2013

10 Native American Environmental Victories and Triumphs of 2013













Staff, Indian Country
Waking Times

With all the talk of rising temperatures, acidifying oceans and melting polar ice, it is hard to see the healthy trees for the forest, as it were. Yes, the emerald ash borer and the mountain pine beetle are making inroads, and yes, extreme weather is … More

January 2, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Why the Miraculous Healing Properties of Cannabis Are Driving a Decorated Veteran on a Mission

Why the Miraculous Healing Properties of Cannabis Are Driving a Decorated Veteran on a Mission













April M. Short, AlterNet
Waking Times

Veteran Perry Parks is fighting to bring pot to vets like himself who are crushed by PTSD.

Perry Parks, a Vietnam combat veteran and highly decorated retired military officer of 28 years, says killing is an unnatural act.

If you take the average person … More

December 30, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More
Brave New Year

Brave New Year













Julian Rose, Contributor
Waking Times

“We can, if we so desire, refuse to cooperate with the blind forces that are propelling us.” -Aldous Huxley

So here we are, moving into 2014. And no doubt with that sense of expectancy and promise which comes with all ‘New Years’. But maybe … More

December 27, 2013 | By | 6 Replies More
‘Siren Servers’ as the Matrix

‘Siren Servers’ as the Matrix













V. Susan Ferguson, Contributor
Waking Times

Jaron Lanier in his book “Who Owns the Future” coined the term ‘Siren Servers’ to describe “an elite computer, or coordinated collection of computers, on a network. It is characterized by narcissism, hyperamplified risk aversion, and extreme information asymmetry. It is the … More

December 25, 2013 | By | 12 Replies More
The Inter-Dimensional Entities Behind the Dark Agenda That’s Taking Over the World

The Inter-Dimensional Entities Behind the Dark Agenda That’s Taking Over the World













Angela Pritchard, Guest
Waking Times

Many feel that there is a multidimensional cause behind the sinister agendas afflicting the world (such as the New World Order). But it is possible not just to sense, but to actually know and uncover its root through firsthand experience. And, unless the root … More

December 25, 2013 | By | 54 Replies More
How Biological Farming Can Transform Your Food Supply for the Better

How Biological Farming Can Transform Your Food Supply for the Better













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Jerry Brunetti, an internationally renowned speaker, is the founder of Agri-Dynamics, a company that provides holistic animal remedies for farm, livestock, and pets.

He’s also a co-founder of EarthWorks Natural Organic Products, which provides products and consulting services. Brunetti is a cancer survivor who can say … More

December 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Anti-Elephant Poaching Story Goes Viral in China

Anti-Elephant Poaching Story Goes Viral in China













Rhett Butler, Mongabay
Waking Times

A newspaper story about the impact of the ivory trade has gone viral in China, raising awareness among millions of Chinese, reports the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS).

The story, published November 15 in Southern Weekly, has been shared widely across Chinese web sites and … More

December 23, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
12 Ways to Calm the Overactive Mind

12 Ways to Calm the Overactive Mind













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

Have you ever laid in bed trying to sleep while a constant stream of thoughts flow through your mind?  Do you perpetually think about random thoughts throughout the day?

Law of Attraction

According to the Law of Attraction, you will receive whatever … More

December 21, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Cyber Activism Scores Victories Behind the Great Firewall of China

Cyber Activism Scores Victories Behind the Great Firewall of China













Michael Caster, Waging Non-Violence Guest
Waking Times

A popular meme on Weibo of a photo of the Wenzhou crash site with oversized monsters tearing up the rails with a caption that read, “I would rather believe this than the official explanation.”

On Sept. 26, 2013, a court in Beijing sentenced … More

December 18, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Sonar Directly Impacts Whale Behavior, According to Military Study

Sonar Directly Impacts Whale Behavior, According to Military Study













Dominic Rowland, Mongabay
Waking Times

Noises from pile-driving, explosives, ship motors and other industrial activities have all been linked to adverse effects on marine wildlife. A new study, funded by the US Navy and published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, suggests that military sonar may be directly impacting … More

December 14, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Texas Fracking Bonanza: How Arlington Fell to the Frackers

Texas Fracking Bonanza: How Arlington Fell to the Frackers













Julie Dermansky, DeSmogBlog
Waking Times

Fort Worth was the first major city in America to allow extensive fracking within the city limits — but it wasn’t the last. Arlington, Texas, fell to the frackers next — only this time, the frackers were required to make their installations less of … More

December 13, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
FDA Concedes Antibiotic Use In Farm Animals Must Be Phased Out

FDA Concedes Antibiotic Use In Farm Animals Must Be Phased Out













April McCarthy, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Antibiotics are added to animal feed or drinking water of cattle, hogs, poultry and other food-producing animals to make them gain weight faster or use less food to gain weight. The United Nations and World Health Organization have both stated that humans are building … More

December 13, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Speculations on a Probable Future Destruction of the Internet

Speculations on a Probable Future Destruction of the Internet













Zakaria Bziker, Contributor
Waking Times

Kenitra, Internet after all is not without enemies…

The Internet has become the Archimedean point in our daily life. Almost nothing gets done without it nowadays. The more we rely on it, the more it seems impossible to live without it. It is undoubtedly the … More

December 12, 2013 | By | 8 Replies More
Islam: Religion of Peace and Love?

Islam: Religion of Peace and Love?













Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor
Waking Times

Say ye: ‘we believe in God and the revelation given to us and to Abraham, Ismail, Isaac, Jacob, and the Tribes, and that given to Moses and Jesus, and that given to (all) Prophets from their Lord. We make no difference between one More

December 11, 2013 | By | 14 Replies More
The Life-Altering Consequences Of Marijuana Possession in New York City

The Life-Altering Consequences Of Marijuana Possession in New York City













Johnny Green, The Weed Blog
Waking Times

Last night, BuzzFeed released a gripping video about one New Yorker’s harrowing experience of being arrested for marijuana possession.  A Marijuana Arrest  tells the story of former Manhattan Public School art teacher Alberto Willmore, who recounts how his life was upended after NYPD … More

December 11, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
From the Summer of Love to the Arab Spring

From the Summer of Love to the Arab Spring













Robert Bonomo, Contributor
Waking Times

“Those who believe that the world of being is governed by luck or chance and that it depends upon material causes are far removed from the divine and from the notion of the One.” Plotinus

On May 27, 2010 the planet Uranus entered Aries … More

December 11, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Truth Apnea

Truth Apnea













Zen GardnerGuest
Waking Times

It’s amazing how starved for truth such an informationally soaked world can be.

But here we are.

Sleep apnea, or discontinued, interrupted breathing during sleep, is a terrible condition for anyone, often requiring the assistance of breathing machines. It’s a relatively new affliction to … More

December 10, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Infinite Potential

Infinite Potential













James C. Wilhelm, Contributor
Waking Times

The message for which I am primarily known has remained consistent for 52 years: unity, freedom, peace, love, justice, gratitude, giving. These words represent a powerful, stunning, and absolutely possible reality available to all humanity.

In 1976 I asked, “What do I do with … More

December 6, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Are Chemicals in Drinking Water Giving People Cancer?

Are Chemicals in Drinking Water Giving People Cancer?













Kaye Spector, EcoWatch
Waking Times

Traces of 18 unregulated chemicals were found in drinking water from more than one-third of U.S. water utilities in a nationwide sampling, according to new, unpublished research by federal scientists.

Included are 11 perfluorinated compounds, an herbicide, two solvents, caffeine, an antibacterial compound, a metal … More

December 6, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More

Must Watch Videos

Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public

Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public













Terence Newton, Staff Writer
Waking Times

In a world of problems and solutions, few ideas spur both immediate hope and skepticism as the idea of free energy, and, on the brink of ecological disaster, nothing may be of greater importance to the human race.

The story of Nikola More

April 14, 2014 | By | 13 Replies More
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

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
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

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