Keep fossil fuels in the ground to stop climate change

Minimum Monument, Nele Azevedo There is nothing random about the pattern of silence that surrounds our lives. Silences occur where powerful interests are at risk of exposure. by George Monbiot In the fourth piece in the Guardian’s major series on climate change, George Monbiot argues that once coal, oil and gas are produced, they will be used. And yet, after 23 years of UN negotiations there have been almost no steps taken to stop the production – rather than the use of – fossil fuels If you visit the website of the UN body that oversees the world’s climate negotiations, … Continue reading Keep fossil fuels in the ground to stop climate change

Sexuality & Power

By Emily Baker What is normal sex? Who decides? Why has power dominated pleasure in the history of sexuality? From the pederasty of the ancient Greeks to radical feminists in the 2oth century, sex has always been a reflection of the struggle for power in society. In ‘Sexuality & Power‘, Professor Véronique Mottier unveils the truth of what goes on behind closed doors in this free online course from IAI.tv. The details of the course can be found here – or see the whole list of IAI Academy courses here. – See more at: http://disinfo.com/2015/03/sexuality-power/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+disinfo%2FoMPh+%28Disinformation%29#sthash.lcoqgJk5.dpuf Continue reading Sexuality & Power

VIDEO: Our False Reality

by Truthstream Media Reality may not be what you think it is. As long as people remain asleep, those who seek power and control will continue to manipulate and engineer the masses, right down to the structure of our very reality. http://www.thedailysheeple.com/video-our-false-reality_032015 Continue reading VIDEO: Our False Reality

No Electricty, No Money – Island Community a True Example of Off-Grid Living

The Earthship is built with recycled and natural materials and has some of the more modern amenities on the island. Photo credit: 16×9 by Lorraine Chow, EcoWatch, Waking Times Whether you want reduce your environmental impact or ditch city life, many of us dream of dropping off the grid and living off the land. Not many of can actually cut the cord, but on the small island of Lasqueti, about 400 residents are living out that dream. The island lies about 50 miles northwest of Vancouver in the Strait of Georgia. To reach the remote locale, one can take a … Continue reading No Electricty, No Money – Island Community a True Example of Off-Grid Living

In Great Britain, Powerful Pedophiles are Seemingly Everywhere and Totally Above the Law

Source: Michael Krieger, Liberty Blitzkrieg A newspaper editor was handed startling evidence that Britain’s top law enforcement official knew there was a VIP pedophile network in Westminster, at the heart of the British government. What happened next in the summer of 1984 helps to explain how shocking allegations of rape and murder against some of the country’s most powerful men went unchecked for decades. Less than 24 hours after starting to inquire about the dossier presented to him by a senior Labour Party politician, the editor was confronted in his office by a furious member of parliament who threatened him … Continue reading In Great Britain, Powerful Pedophiles are Seemingly Everywhere and Totally Above the Law

Capital Punishment

by Jeff Thomas Any government that succeeds in controlling the monetary transactions of the individual can then control the individual. “In the end, more than freedom, they wanted security. They wanted a comfortable life, and they lost it all—security, comfort, and freedom. When the Athenians finally wanted not to give to society but for society to give to them, when the freedom they wished foremost was freedom from responsibility, then Athens ceased to be free and was never free again.” — Edward Gibbon, English historian and member of Parliament, commenting on Ancient Athens in The History of the Decline and … Continue reading Capital Punishment