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Obama’s NSA Reforms Are “A Bouquet of Roses” to the Intelligence Agencies; Julian Assange Responds To NSA Reforms Speech

Written by on January 17, 2014 in Politics, Spying and Surveillance with 0 Comments
Obama’s NSA Reforms Are “A Bouquet of Roses” to the Intelligence Agencies; Julian Assange Responds To NSA Reforms Speech

Earlier today, President Obama outlined reforms of America’s controversial surveillance tactics – which had ensnared millions of people’s phone calls, texts and emails around the globe. After praising the NSA and its importance to security, he admitted it made mistakes in its collection of private data. President Obama also asked the Congress to establish an independent privacy defender in the federal courts, to increase the supervision of intelligence work. Michael Ratner: By portraying NSA surveillance as “patriotic,” President Obama ignores the violations of Americans’ constitutional rights. Julian Assange: This president has been dragged kicking and screaming to today’s address. He’s been very reluctant to make any concrete reforms. Unfortunately today, we also see very few concrete reforms…

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NSA Collects Millions of SMS Messages Worldwide

Written by on January 16, 2014 in Government, Spying and Surveillance with 0 Comments
NSA Collects Millions of SMS Messages Worldwide

Newly leaked documents reveal the NSA collects hundreds of millions of text messages a day. The NSA and its UK sister-agency, the GCHQ, pair two previously unreported and top-secret national security programs to collect in bulk and then analyze millions of SMS text messages and other digital data sent around the world each day by mobile phones. Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor who left the US last year with a trove of sensitive intelligence documents, supplied the news agencies with the evidence, both outlets reported on Thursday.

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Chelsea Manning Awarded 2014 Sam Adams Prize for Integrity in Intelligence

Written by on January 16, 2014 in Government, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
Chelsea Manning Awarded 2014 Sam Adams Prize for Integrity in Intelligence

Chelsea Manning (formerly Bradley Manning), the former US Army intelligence analyst who was found guilty of releasing the largest set of classified documents in US history, will be honored in absentia for her role in exposing the dark nature of civilian casualties in Iraq. Manning, who is currently incarcerated at Leavenworth Prison, will be recognized at a ceremony in absentia at Oxford University’s prestigious Oxford Union Society “for casting much-needed daylight on the true toll and cause of civilian casualties in Iraq; human rights abuses by U.S. and “coalition” forces, mercenaries, and contractors; and the roles that spying and bribery play in international diplomacy,” according to the press release, published by activist and author David Swanson.

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John Robbins: Is the USDA Really Dumb Enough To Approve Agent Orange Corn?

John Robbins: Is the USDA Really Dumb Enough To Approve Agent Orange Corn?

The Obama administration announced last week that it expects to approve corn and soybeans that have been genetically engineered by Dow Chemical company to tolerate the toxic herbicide — 2,4-D. They are planning this approval despite the fact that use of this herbicide is associated with increased rates of deadly immune system cancers, Parkinson’s disease, endocrine disruption, birth defects, and many other serious kinds of illness and reproductive problems.

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Something is Making Cattle Hooves Fall Off

Written by on January 16, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Something is Making Cattle Hooves Fall Off

Zilmax is a Merck drug that is given to cattle to “beef” them up; it debuted in the US in 2007. It is now suspected for causing cattle’s hooves to fall off – or as the spin goes: “limited mobility.”

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10 Steps to Free Yourself From the Conspiracy Against Enlightenment

Written by on January 16, 2014 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 1 Comment
10 Steps to Free Yourself From the Conspiracy Against Enlightenment

Spiritual teacher Ma Nithya Sudevi has produced a keen roadmap for overcoming the roadblocks to enlightenment that have been thrown in our way by the cultural and political forces bent on maintaining a network of control over humanity. She has produced an eye-opening series of videos aimed at helping you to see through this conspiracy and liberate yourself from its wicked clutches.

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Kava Kava For Stress, Anxiety, Depression and Sleeplessness

Written by on January 16, 2014 in Healing & Natural Remedies, Health, Prevention with 2 Comments
Kava Kava For Stress, Anxiety, Depression and Sleeplessness

Kava beverages are used in tropical climates in a manner similar to the use of alcoholic beverages in the West. However, the plant from which the beverage is made from was found to have useful properties for anxiety, hyperactivity, stress, and restlessness.

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Nigel Farage: We Are Now Run By Big Business, Big Banks and Big Bureaucrats

Written by on January 16, 2014 in Government, Politics with 0 Comments
Nigel Farage: We Are Now Run By Big Business, Big Banks and Big Bureaucrats

Nigel Farage, Leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP), addresses the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France on 15 January 2014. Farage: “We are run now by big business, big banks, and in the shape of Mr Barroso, big bureaucrats.”

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Creepiest Smartphone App Yet Scans Crowd for People with Dating Site Profiles

Written by on January 16, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Technology with 0 Comments
Creepiest Smartphone App Yet Scans Crowd for People with Dating Site Profiles

Putting the “stalk” in stalker, a new facial recognition app for Smartphones will allow a user to scan a crowd and pinpoint people with profiles on online dating sites or social media sites. NameTag, designed for Android and iOS, scans a person in whom the user is interested and looks for that person on dating sites such as PlentyOfFish, OkCupid, and Match as well as social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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4 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Detox in 2014

4 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Detox in 2014

If you haven’t been feeling gossamer with energy lately, glistening like the being of light you truly are, and instead are overflowing with the putrefied, poisonous substances that are the envenomed bile of a corporate-run world, then have no fear. There are ridiculously easy and down-right cheap ways to clean the muck from the body and mind so that you start feeling you belong in the realm of bodhisattvas and angels, ingénues and ethereal warriors…

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Can Sex Make You Smarter?

Written by on January 15, 2014 in Sci-Tech with 1 Comment
Can Sex Make You Smarter?

Sexual activity could help new brain cells grow according to researchers in America and South Korea who found that sexual activity in mice and rats improved cognitive function.

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The Campaign To End All War

Written by on January 14, 2014 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 1 Comment
The Campaign To End All War

David Swanson of WorldBeyondWar.org discusses a campaign, still in its planning stages, to eliminate “the institution of war as an acceptable enterprise for the human species.” Visiting the website WorldBeyongWar.org, one is prompted to sign a simple two sentence pledge

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How Baking Soda Helps Cancer Patients

Written by on January 14, 2014 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases, Health with 8 Comments
How Baking Soda Helps Cancer Patients

Sodium bicarbonate, better known as baking soda, has been used for decades as a first line of defense against every kind of ‘acidic’ health problem – including cancer. Naturally, the question remains – is there any proof that baking soda is a defense against cancer or any other chronic disease?

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Want to Save Your Brain From Dementia? Hit the Treadmill and Pump Some Weights

Written by on January 14, 2014 in Health, Prevention with 1 Comment
Want to Save Your Brain From Dementia? Hit the Treadmill and Pump Some Weights

The longest-ever study examining the effect of lifestyle choices on chronic disease has concluded that moderate exercise may be the single most effective way to prevent dementia.

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Study Suggests That Spirituality Is Key To Kids’ Happiness

Written by on January 13, 2014 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living, Happiness & Humor with 0 Comments
Study Suggests That Spirituality Is Key To Kids’ Happiness

A professor of psychology at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan conducted a study that suggests spirituality is key to children’s happiness. Just to be clear, they define spirituality as internal characteristics; an inner belief system that a person relies on for strength and comfort

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