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Meet The US Government’s Number One Medical Cannabis Recipient

Meet The US Government’s Number One Medical Cannabis Recipient













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The U.S. Government Declared Cannabis As Having No Medical Use Yet Have Given One Man Over 130,000 Cannabis Cigarettes Since 1983 For Bone Cancer

The U.S. Government has flipped more than their lid when it comes to getting their facts straight on Cannabis use. … More

April 7, 2014 | By | 3 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
Spying, Prying & Lying: The Rise of Global Digital Surveillance

Spying, Prying & Lying: The Rise of Global Digital Surveillance













Patrick Henningsen, New Dawn
Waking Times

“Books have been written about [US] President Eisenhower’s famous farewell warning in 1961 about the ‘military-industrial complex,’ and what he described as its ‘unwarranted influence.’ But an even greater leviathan today, one that the public knows little about, is the ‘intelligence-industrial complex.’”
– Michael … More

March 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Venezuela Gambit – Engineered Portal to Latin America?

The Venezuela Gambit – Engineered Portal to Latin America?













Zen GardnerGuest
Waking Times

Previous attempts to overthrow the dynamic anti-Imperialist Hugo Chavez over a decade ago failed. Now that they have surgically removed Chavez, they’re feverishly back to their dirty tricks, activating their agents, moles and agent provocateurs ready and willing to act at the behest of … More

March 21, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
The Dichotomy of Mainstream Media vs. the Alternative Media

The Dichotomy of Mainstream Media vs. the Alternative Media













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

What is truth? Not a simple question. Is it as you feel it to be? (Subjective truth). Is it based on what you perceive to be facts, uninfluenced by your feelings? (Objective truth). Is it only what your five senses confirm to be real? … More

March 20, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Cocaine: The New Face of Deforestation in Central America

Cocaine: The New Face of Deforestation in Central America













Mrinalini Erkenswick Watsa, Mongabay
Waking Times

In 2006, Mexico intensified its security strategy, forming an inhospitable environment for drug trafficking organizations (also known as DTOs) within the nation. The drug cartels responded by creating new trade routes along the border of Guatemala and Honduras. Soon shipments of cocaine from South … More

March 12, 2014 | By | Reply More
Citizen Corporation – The Mutation of ‘Personhood’

Citizen Corporation – The Mutation of ‘Personhood’













Christina Sarich, Staff Writer
Waking Times

If you gave a rock the same power to make important decisions as a person, the sentient ability of this inanimate object would cause less harm than giving a corporation the impetus to demand ‘rights’ the same as a human being. A rock lies … More

February 28, 2014 | By | 18 Replies More
Earthquakes Rattle Texas Towns in the Barnett Shale

Earthquakes Rattle Texas Towns in the Barnett Shale













Julie Dermansky, DeSmogBlog
Waking Times

Daniel Hogan thought he heard a sonic boom when a magnitude 3.6 earthquake hit Azle, Texas, last November. His home sustained damage — broken windows, cracked walls, damaged plumbing and foundation — but he did not have earthquake insurance to cover the repairs. He … More

February 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
Genetic Fallacy: How Pesticide Companies Silence Scientific Dissent

Genetic Fallacy: How Pesticide Companies Silence Scientific Dissent













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

There are plenty of indications suggesting that the evidence-based paradigm across sciences is built on quicksand, having been largely bought and paid for by many major multinational corporations.

Nowhere is this more evident than in the chemical industry, where pesticide companies posing as “biotechnology” firms specializing … More

February 21, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Intravenous Vitamin C – A Cancer Killer The FDA Wants Banned

Intravenous Vitamin C – A Cancer Killer The FDA Wants Banned













Dave Mihalovic, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Vitamin C has a broad spectrum antioxidant function with the ability to protect cell structures and DNA from free radical damage. Vitamin C is remarkably safe even in enormously high doses. Compared to commonly used prescription drugs, side effects are virtually nonexistent. No matter … More

February 21, 2014 | By | 8 Replies More
Scientific Verification that Solitary Confinement is Torture

Scientific Verification that Solitary Confinement is Torture













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Something has gone terribly wrong with criminal justice in the United States and our once inspiring nation has now become a frightening police state. While occasionally we do hear a  story of a police officer committing an unusually kind act, unfortunately the national … More

February 20, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Serving the System – How Free Are You, Really?

Serving the System – How Free Are You, Really?













Alen Mischael Vukelić, Contributor
Waking Times

The system teaches us that we are dumb creatures who just don’t get it. Somehow we are always too late, too slow, too uneducated to fulfill the guidelines that are put there in front of us. It teaches us that we are incapable of … More

February 19, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
Families Battle Big Pharma To Acknowledge Side Effects of Vaccines Which Disabled Their Children

Families Battle Big Pharma To Acknowledge Side Effects of Vaccines Which Disabled Their Children













Dave Mihalovic, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The parents of the five families contend that vaccines caused their children’s disabilities have joined forces to take GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and Sanofi to court in hopes that the courts will acknowledge the side effects of vaccines and award compensation to their disabled children.

Their … More

February 13, 2014 | By | Reply More
City Ordinance Nightmare – Texas Homeowner Facing $2600 in Fines for ‘Weeds’ 12 Inches Tall

City Ordinance Nightmare – Texas Homeowner Facing $2600 in Fines for ‘Weeds’ 12 Inches Tall













Dylan Charles, Editor
Waking Times

Home ownership in America is not what it used to be. For a frugal family who pays off their mortgage according to its terms, they still have to look forward to a lifetime of rising property taxes in order to keep a roof over their … More

February 11, 2014 | By | 6 Replies More
Free Weed – A ‘Joint’ Venture?

Free Weed – A ‘Joint’ Venture?













Soren Dreier, Guest
Waking Times

I have a special category for the use of Cannabis either for recreational use or medicinal use against several ailments. The reason is that it is a miraculous plant and it should be free to use without fearing the punishment of the Matrix.… More

January 22, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
Confronting the Specter of Corporate and Police Spying

Confronting the Specter of Corporate and Police Spying













Adam Federman, Waging Nonviolence Contributor
Waking Times

Between 2004 and 2008, at the height of America’s war on terror, the NYPD spied on, infiltrated and tracked members of the pro-cycling advocacy groups Critical Mass and Time’s Up. Both groups are known for their playful and seemingly impromptu mass rides through … More

January 16, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Big Biotech Sues Little Island of Kaua’i Over GMO Law

Big Biotech Sues Little Island of Kaua’i Over GMO Law













Maureen Nandini Mitra, Earth Island Journal
Waking Times

As was expected, Big Biotech’s legal juggernaut has rolled into action in Hawai’i. On Friday afternoon, three big agrochemical companies—Pioneer-DuPont, Syngenta and Agrigenetics Inc. (a subsidiary of Dow Chemical)—filed a suit in a federal court in Honolulu seeking to block Kaua’i … More

January 14, 2014 | By | 6 Replies More
The Right To Farm Organically – Australian Farmer Fights Monsanto in Landmark Seed Contamination Suit

The Right To Farm Organically – Australian Farmer Fights Monsanto in Landmark Seed Contamination Suit













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Across the globe, farmers who choose to plant non-genetically modified seed instead of patented seed varieties from the agro-chemical giants like Monsanto, Dow, Syngenta and BASF, are being forced out of business by the burden and costs of fighting seed patent lawsuits.

Targeting farms … More

January 10, 2014 | By | 6 Replies 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
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

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

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
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