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Zeitgeist’s Peter Joseph on Wealth Illusion, Structural Violence & Hope for Survival

Written by on September 25, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Zeitgeist’s Peter Joseph on Wealth Illusion, Structural Violence & Hope for Survival

Abby Martin interviews the creator of the Zeitgeist Movement, Peter Joseph, covering everything from the upcoming Zeitgeist Festival in Los Angeles on October 4th to economic and societal solutions to global problems ranging from environmental destruction to mass inequality.

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Students Bravely Fight Back Against 1984-Loving Conservative School Board

Written by on September 25, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living with 1 Comment
Students Bravely Fight Back Against 1984-Loving Conservative School Board

The youth protest in the state’s second-largest school district follows a sick-out from teachers that shut down two high schools in the politically and economically diverse area that has become a key political battleground.

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‘You Are Not a Loan’: Rolling Jubilee Abolishes Millions in Student Debt

Written by on September 18, 2014 in Activism, Business, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 1 Comment
‘You Are Not a Loan’: Rolling Jubilee Abolishes Millions in Student Debt

An offshoot group of Occupy Wall Street, the Rolling Jubilee, made a historic achievement as the collective bought and abolished nearly $4 million in debt owed by thousands of students.

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AmpleHarvest: How Home Gardeners Can Change the Local Food System (and Feel Happier)

AmpleHarvest: How Home Gardeners Can Change the Local Food System (and Feel Happier)

Despite the fact that billions of pounds of fresh foods are available, the distribution system simply does not allow those foods to enter the system and reach those who need it the most. AmpleHarvest connects the people with too much food in their home gardens with those who really need it.

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A Future That Values Everyone

Written by on September 4, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
A Future That Values Everyone

The speaker is Andres Gutierrez of Nonviolent Peaceforce, a nonprofit organization that has engaged in peacekeeping work in troubled regions of the world for the last decade.

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“A Human Rights Crisis”: In Unprecedented Move, Amnesty International Sends Monitors to Ferguson

Written by on August 18, 2014 in Activism, Peace & Human Rights with 3 Comments
“A Human Rights Crisis”: In Unprecedented Move, Amnesty International Sends Monitors to Ferguson

After a week that saw a militarized police crackdown and the imposition of a nighttime curfew (for people protesting the shooting of Michael Brown), Amnesty International USA has taken an “unprecedented” step by sending a 13-person delegation to monitor the developments in Ferguson, Missouri. It is the first time Amnesty organization has deployed observers inside the United States. Amy Goodman speaks to Steven Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International USA.

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Lynne McTaggart: Will Tesco Honor Their Holistic-Minded Customers?

Written by on August 16, 2014 in Activism, Business, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Lynne McTaggart: Will Tesco Honor Their Holistic-Minded Customers?

After removing the magazine What Doctors Don’t Tell You for sale, Tesco is learning about exactly what makes for a good corporate brand. Hundreds and hundreds of subscribers have informed Tesco that they are boycotting the store chain as the story has gone wildly viral on the internet.

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CLN RADIO NEW EPISODE – The GeoEngineering Reality and Action Steps we ALL Can Take

Written by on August 13, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 3 Comments
CLN RADIO NEW EPISODE – The GeoEngineering Reality and Action Steps we ALL Can Take

Alexis Brooks discusses the latest on the geo-engineering program and the growing movement to expose its reality to the masses with LOOK UP! creator, George Barnes   It was just five short months ago when I first met with commercial photographer and film maker George Barnes about the issue of geo-engineering and its potentially grave […]

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The Revolution is LOVE (and the Litmus Test for the Present Moment in History)

Written by on July 31, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 2 Comments
The Revolution is LOVE (and the Litmus Test for the Present Moment in History)

Is the destruction occurring not the litmus test of our own ‘humanity’ and what it means to be human? To feel? To be Conscious? To be awake, alive, sentient? How much violence is enough violence? When will we grow sufficiently weary of violence as a solution and turn our hearts to care for one another enough?

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Letter from Tel Aviv: Why Do Israelis Support a Costly Ground Invasion of Gaza?

Written by on July 31, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
Letter from Tel Aviv: Why Do Israelis Support a Costly Ground Invasion of Gaza?

Israelis have been so traumatized by the savage suicide bombing campaigns of Hamas, that it is psychologically impossible for many to acknowledge that it has become an intimate strategic partner of the militant Israeli government.

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Water Rights March in Detroit

Written by on July 21, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
Water Rights March in Detroit

Last Friday thousands of people marched through downtown Detroit to call attention to City Hall shutting off the water for residents behind on their bills. Meanwhile, General Motors and the city’s two sports arenas, which owe millions in unpaid water bills, have not had their water turned off.

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Spiritual Activism — Riding the Waves of Change with Kimberly Carter Gamble

Written by on July 20, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Spiritual Activism — Riding the Waves of Change with Kimberly Carter Gamble

Join Kimberly Gamble in this short video as she discusses her journey in discovering her purpose and the importance of finding and aligning with your own.

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Chelsea Manning and the Power of Empathy

Written by on July 13, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Chelsea Manning and the Power of Empathy

Empathy is a primary evolutionary force of mankind. It is part of our common universal language. We need to nurture and pass it on to the next generation as a heritage of a human culture. The survival of the species depends on our capacity to feel the pain of others as if it is our own. For this I say Chelsea Manning did a great service to humanity. She taught us all that it is this vulnerable love for our fellow human beings that can overcome the darkness in the world.

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End the Gaza Occupation: Petition by the Jewish Voice for Peace

Written by on July 13, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 3 Comments
End the Gaza Occupation: Petition by the Jewish Voice for Peace

RootsAction and Jewish Voice for Peace ask for your signature on a powerful Open Letter condemning the rampant assault on human rights in Israel and Palestine.

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An Important Message from Greenpeace: A Different Kind of Lego Movie

Written by on July 9, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living with 1 Comment
An Important Message from Greenpeace: A Different Kind of Lego Movie

We love LEGO. You love LEGO. Everyone loves LEGO. But when LEGO’s halo effect is being used to sell propaganda to children, especially by an unethical corporation who are busy destroying the natural world our children will inherit, we have to do something.

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