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Good Credit or Debt-Free Living – Which Do You Prefer?

Good Credit or Debt-Free Living – Which Do You Prefer?

Susan Boskey – The loss of money’s purchasing power makes it’s difficult to live without credit. Can you do it?

Un-selling the Soul: Turning the Tables on Guilt and Debt

Un-selling the Soul: Turning the Tables on Guilt and Debt

Gary ‘Z’ McGee – Have no doubt, we are a conquered and enslaved nation, and debt is the method of our enslavement.

This is How Banks Create AND Destroy Money

This is How Banks Create AND Destroy Money

Robert Bonomo – Just how interested are the banks in stopping wars and reigning in the federal budget deficit?

Student Loans Are Becoming The Most Crippling Debt In America

Student Loans Are Becoming The Most Crippling Debt In America

Mark DeNicola – It’s one of the key facets of the American Dream: if you want to have a great house, beautiful spouse, and that head-turning Mercedes, then you need to get a good education.

The 6 Grand Illusions That Keep Us Enslaved to the Matrix

The 6 Grand Illusions That Keep Us Enslaved to the Matrix

Sigmund Fraud – Maintaining the suspension of disbelief in the illusion, however, is often more comforting than acknowledging the magician’s secrets.

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6 Ways to Undermine American Fascism

6 Ways to Undermine American Fascism

Gary ‘Z’ McGee – We live in a culture that’s suffocating under the stifling cross-stitched blanket of state and corporate power, and there is a single word sewn onto that two-sided blanket: Fascism.

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Millennials: Escape the Credit/Debt Matrix

Millennials: Escape the Credit/Debt Matrix

Susan Boskey – Systems run the world and the largest of them is the monetary system, affecting all others throughout the world.

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The Secrets of the Banking System

The Secrets of the Banking System

Pao L. Chang – Today, banks don’t actually lend out real money, but instead lend out notes or checks that are backed by a promise to pay.

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Changing the Student Lending Industry

Changing the Student Lending Industry

Film – Story of borrowers from different backgrounds affected by the student lending and their struggles to change the system.

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Dodging the Tuition Debt Bullet

Dodging the Tuition Debt Bullet

Anna Hunt – Student tuition debt is astronomical in the US, and Germany announces free higher ed for all…

By October 11, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
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 between education and catastrophe.’ I think he…
By September 2, 2014 3 Comments Read More →
4 Hard Truths That Will Jolt You Awake

4 Hard Truths That Will Jolt You Awake

Gary 'Z' McGee, Contributor Waking Times Can you see the “Truth”? “The truth will set you free. But first, it will piss you off.” –Gloria Steinem Are you tired of floating around in that pink goop of the Matrix? Are you ready to slough off the illusion like it was an old hat? Has the…
The Metaphysics of World Collapse

The Metaphysics of World Collapse

V. Susan Ferguson, Contributor Waking Times “…movement and change are actually prized for their own sake…outward action…fleeting…dispersion…a tendency toward instantaneity, have for its limit a state of pure disequilibrium, which…would coincide with the final dissolution of this world; and this too is one of the clearest signs that the final phase of the Kali Yuga…
The Matrix of Conformity – Top 9 Traps for Today’s Youth

The Matrix of Conformity – Top 9 Traps for Today’s Youth

Dylan Charles, Editor Waking Times More than ever our world needs a new generation of youthful and caring people capable of comprehending the problems we face, while maintaining the clarity of mind and compassion needed to seek and find creative solutions to this morass. For this, our youth need to be healthy, energetic, and free…
By February 13, 2014 11 Comments Read More →
Conspiracy Theorist vs. Coincidence Theorist and The Importance of Alternative Media

Conspiracy Theorist vs. Coincidence Theorist and The Importance of Alternative Media

Alen Mischael Vukelić, Contributor Waking Times The impact and significance of alternative media continues to grow every day. Critics from the mainstream like to discard it as an outlet for conspiracy theories and amateur journalism. Is it really this simple? Or is the mainstream media becoming aware of this fast-growing underground movement that seems to…
By January 27, 2014 10 Comments Read More →
Debt, Foreclosure and Forgiveness

Debt, Foreclosure and Forgiveness

Uwe Blesching, Contributor Waking Times Make no mistake, bankruptcies or foreclosures, are a serious crisis. The sustained mental and emotional stress commonly experienced during the months or years of bankruptcy or foreclosure process is toxic stress. This type of stress has been shown to increase the risk of developing chronic de- generative diseases such as…
By January 7, 2014 9 Comments Read More →
Usury – The Root of All Evil?

Usury – The Root of All Evil?

Peter Russell, Spirit of Now Waking Times The love of money is the root of all evil. — 1 Timothy 6:10 Why do people value money so much? There is, after all, nothing very attractive about grubby pieces of paper, dirty metal discs, or digital records in a database. Money gives us the ability to obtain…
By April 15, 2013 19 Comments Read More →
Casualties of Debt – Selling America’s Students to the Banks

Casualties of Debt – Selling America’s Students to the Banks

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times In today’s America, debt is a regular part of life. It drives our economy and enables our culture. Due to the expense of higher education, rising cost of living, consumerism, and the ongoing dollar crisis, it is becoming evermore difficult to live in the United States without accruing considerable…
By March 20, 2013 6 Comments Read More →
Tiny Houses – Taking On the Matrix of Consumerism

Tiny Houses – Taking On the Matrix of Consumerism

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times Imagine changing your life in such a way that you drastically reduce your debt, rid yourself of clutter and make a statement against consumerism! Super-size Me Over the last six decades, industry and emerging culture have over-inflated the American dream. What started as a vision of modest comfort has…
By February 21, 2013 22 Comments Read More →
What is Freedom?

What is Freedom?

Konstantin Eriksen, Guest Writer Waking Times  Today I’d like to talk about a subject that I’ve been thinking about for many years and to share my current thinking on the topic: What is freedom? The reality is that no matter how much I thought about the meaning of freedom and how much I read about it,…
By February 21, 2013 34 Comments Read More →