Alex Pietrowski – The truth about the causes of depression is slowly being discovered, and it’s not in your head.
Joshua Krause – Our society is already populated by millions of people working menial jobs while burdened with absurd debts that will keep them ‘tied down’ for the rest of their lives.
M.J. Higby – Money is a vehicle for social control. Is it controlling you?
Dylan Charles – In a time of universal debt, being debt-free is revolutionary act.
Phillip J. Watt – There are other approaches we could take rather than accepting global debt slavery.
Susan Boskey – The loss of money’s purchasing power makes it’s difficult to live without credit. Can you do it?
Gary ‘Z’ McGee – Have no doubt, we are a conquered and enslaved nation, and debt is the method of our enslavement.
Robert Bonomo – Just how interested are the banks in stopping wars and reigning in the federal budget deficit?
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.
Sigmund Fraud – Maintaining the suspension of disbelief in the illusion, however, is often more comforting than acknowledging the magician’s secrets.
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.
Susan Boskey – Systems run the world and the largest of them is the monetary system, affecting all others throughout the world.
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.
Film – Story of borrowers from different backgrounds affected by the student lending and their struggles to change the system.
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…