RAINBOW WARRIOR: ‘Nothing to Fear’, Shifting From Fear to Love – By Jeff Street

Source – wakingtimes.com – “…You are a thread of universal consciousness and consciousness cannot be harmed by anything. Your body can be harmed, but the consciousness that drives your body cannot be harmed. No matter what happens, the real you is completely unharmed. While every experience leaves an impression on your awareness and your soul,…

CROSSROADS: Putin Reminds The West, Those Who Ignore History Are Doomed To Repeat It – By Matthew Ehret

Source – strategic-culture.org – “…One more uncomfortable fact that Putin’s warnings have raised: Poland’s pro-Nazi ambassadorial stance and the pro-Nazi policies coming from England and France were not unique in the years preceding WW2. The fact is that eugenics as a racist quasi-science had attained a near religious adherence across much of the western political…

CROSSROADS: ‘The Venus Project’, The Choice is Ours (Archive)

Source  – thechoiceisoursmovie.com – “…The Choice is Ours…questions the values, behaviors, and consequences of our social structures, and illustrates how our global monetary system is obsolete and increasingly insufficient to meet the needs of most people. Critical consideration of the banking, media, and criminal justice systems reveals these institutions for what they really are: tools…

OILIGARCHY: Governments Need to Face Reality — The Fossil Fuel Industry Is Collapsing

Source – thetyee.ca – “…Former CIA director David Petraeus noted ominously, “It’s a fact that Saudi Arabia is gradually running out of money”…Even though Aramco is the most profitable company on the planet, with proven reserves of 270 billion barrels of the world’s cheapest oil, private equity investors so far have taken a pass on…

CROSSROADS: The Dialectics of Postmodern Sexual Identity – By David Rosen

Source – DavidRosenWrites.com – “…The Christian West — along with other global system of patriarchal belief – long imposed a biologically-grounded, belief system defined by two genders (male and female) and one sexuality (heterosexuality). But what if this is not the case? What if gender is, like sexuality and self-identity, more complex, more varied, and…

CROSSROADS: ‘No Winners on a Dead Earth’, David Korten Reflects on Unity, True Prosperity & Voluntary Simplicity

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…Most every problem being debated in this election—including health care, climate change, the dearth of well-paid jobs, guns, war, and refugees—can be traced to the failures of an exploitative political-economic system that empowers transnational corporations and financiers to do whatever enhances their profits, no matter the cost to people or the…

CROSSROADS: Mapping The Global Divide – By Naresh Jotwani

Source – thesaker.is – “…While there is no limit to the cunning schemes of exploiters, there is a limit on how much deprivation and degradation primary producers will tolerate…When primary producers unite to resist exploitation, the qualities of solidarity and unity are far more important than cleverness…Games of enticement and subversion played by the cunning…

CROSSROADS: ‘Jevon’s Paradox’, The End of Infinite Growth – By Rex Weyler

Source – greenpeace.org – “…Smil emphasizes that we are now coming face-to-face with the real limits of human scale. “That’s our major problem,” he writes, “scale.” Humans and their livestock now comprise 96% of all mammal biomass on Earth. That is a problem of scale. Our climate crisis, our biodiversity crisis, our depleted soils, and…

MASONIC VISIONS: Buckminster Fuller’s 1928 Ideas & Integrities – By Robert David Steele

Source – huffpost.com – “…True wealth is cosmic energy and the creation of means to deliver to humanity unlimited free energy…Housing is the socio-economic “runt” of all the professions…Bad housing breeds bad humanity and bad science-the time/energy costs and the materials costs are too high…Good design would reduce the per capita consumption of building materials…

CROSSROADS: Paul Craig Roberts – ‘We Must Act Now to Save Julian Assange & the Rule of Law’

Source – paulcraigroberts.org – “…A United Nations expert in torture diagnosis has in the past week issued a stark warning that Australian whistleblower Julian Assange is in danger of dying from extreme prison conditions in Britain…If we cannot save Julian Assange, we cannot save ourselves” We must act now to save Julian Assange and the…

CROSSROADS: Peace or the Fight Against CO2, You Have to Choose your Priority – By Thierry Meyssan

Source – voltairenet.org – “…Although CO2 is one of the gases among others that can have an impact on the climate. Climate exchanges were opened in Chicago, then London, Montreal, Tianjin and Sydney. As it happens, Climate Exchange Plc was founded by a former director of Goldman Sachs Bank and US Vice President Albert Gore.…

CROSSROADS: Chief Arvol Looking Horse, Spiritual Leader of the Lakota Sioux, Speaks Plain Truths

Source – upliftconnect.com – “…We as caretakers of Turtle Island have always understood Great Spirit has blessed us with the water of life, Mni Wic’oni. We always knew it is the life-line to maintain health and well-being. For a few decades now, we have been told through our ceremonies that man has gone too far,…

CROSSROADS: We’re About To Find Life On Mars But The World Is “Not Prepared”, NASA Scientist Warns – By Elias Marat

Source – themindunleashed.com – “…The director of NASA’s Planetary Science Division compared the potential discoveries to Rennaissance-era astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus’ theory that postulated that the Earth revolves around the Sun, rather than vice-versa. The Copernican model, which is credited with revolutionizing science during the 16th century, earned him the condemnation of the Roman Catholic Church due…

CROSSROADS: ‘Burning Issue’, A Strike for Our Children – By Andrew Nikiforuk

Source – thetyee.ca – “…More than one crisis now knocks on our door. Many democracies are failing as their struggling economies increasingly serve the one per cent. Our technologies have become tools of surveillance and manipulation. Our ravenous consumption of things is driving the extinction of birds, mammals, insects and fish…All change begins on the…

CROSSROADS: ‘Sapiens’, A Brief History of Humankind – By Yuval Noah Harari

Source – ynharari.com – “…Sapiens will soon disappear. With the help of novel technologies, within a few centuries or even decades, Sapiens will upgrade themselves into completely different beings, enjoying godlike qualities and abilities. History began when humans invented gods – and will end when humans become gods” Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind  –…

VOODOO ECONOMICS: ‘Planned Obsolescence’, It’s a Waste World – By Rex Weyler

Source – greenpeace.org – “…The idea that we should keep businesses growing by creating waste is no longer valid – and never was. We can employ more people by building quality products and repairing them. To reverse the trend of wasteful production, biodiversity collapse, carbon emissions that cause global heating, and general ecological overshoot, humanity…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: ‘The Organic Economy’, An Introduction To True Direct Democracy – By John Reid

Source – theorganiceconomy.ca – “…The present usury or interest based financial system is based upon infinite growth which means infinite inflation. This as we know means the cost of everything keeps rising due to that inflation. We wonder today how our children will ever be able to afford their own house and that is because…

CROSSROADS: “Climate Apartheid” UN Report Predicts the Global Poor Won’t be Able to Escape the Worst of the Climate Crisis – By Dan Robitzski

Source – futurism.com – ‘…Perversely, the richest, who have the greatest capacity to adapt and are responsible for and have benefitted from the vast majority of greenhouse gas emissions, will be the best placed to cope with climate change,” U.N. poverty and human rights official Philip Alston wrote in the report, “while the poorest, who…

DEEP GREEN: ‘Bill McGuire’s Climate Bombshells’, Extinction or Business as Usual? Hmm – That’s a Difficult Choice

Source – xrblog.org – ‘…The bottom line is that, while the oceans are shielding us from the worst of the heating caused by human activities, they can’t continue to do this forever. In addition, as they absorb more and more heat, so the life they contain is coming under increasing pressure. If we continue with…

RAINBOW WARRIOR: A Native Elder Shares Powerful Words Of Wisdom For All Governments, Corporations & People

Source – collective-evolution.com – “….We are part of Creation, thus, if we break the laws of Creation we destroy ourselves. We, the Original Caretakers of Mother Earth, have no choice but to follow and uphold the Original Instructions, which sustains the continuity of Life. We recognize our umbilical connection to Mother Earth and understand that…

GAIA RISING: ‘Touching the Jaguar’, Transforming a Death Economy into a Life Economy – By John Perkins

Source – johnperkins.org – “…A Life Economy that is itself a renewable resource is essential to the future survival of our species and many other species. They live in a present that supports the long-term, unlike the Death Economy that advocates a materialistic, greedy and selfish presence and insists on maximizing short-term profits” Daily Practices…

DEEP GREEN: ‘Economic Overshoot’, The World Is Not Enough

Source – zerohedge.com – “…The U.S. is the biggest offender…If all nations lived like U.S. residents, the resources of five Earths would be needed each year in order for the natural environment to regenerate” The World Is Not Enough Earth Overshoot Day came on July 29 this year. As Statista’s Katharina Buchholz notes, this is…

CROSSROADS: ‘In Science We Trust’, The Limits of Quantitative Reasoning – By Charles Eisenstein

Source – wakingtimes.com – “…The Scientific Method, like most religious formulae for the attainment of truth, rests on a priori metaphysical assumptions that we must indeed accept on faith..The call is not to abandon science, but to embrace its metamorphosis. It is to explore, “What might science become when we recognize the intimate relationship between…

FINAL FRONTIER: Space Exploration and Humanity’s Struggle for Open System Economics – By Matthew Ehret

Source – strategic-culture.org – “…. Russia is closely aligned with China under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative with India joining into the process at a quicker rate every day. All three nations have ambitious lunar development plans and have offered America olive branches to join them in open system development. Whether the…

CROSSROADS: ‘Survival of the Fittest’, To the Moon! – By Deena Stryker

Source – motherjones.com – “…Back then I wrote that “as resistance to austerity grows, the 1% will increasingly turn to fascist methods of control, from listening to our conversations and reading our emails to the militarization of local police forces.” (In Soylent Green, food is distributed by heavily armed police, and in Elysium, they play…

CROSSROADS: ‘Peak Scarcity’, Top Supply Shocks That Humanity Isn’t Prepared For

Source – rt.com – “…Pressure on oil and metals resources have long been known, but impending lesser-known supply issues for other key materials that have gone largely unnoticed outside of the extraction industry could lead to price spikes, massive backward shifts in technology, and even global conflict in the coming decades” ‘Peak Scarcity’, Top Supply…

MIND GAMES: ‘The Limited Mind’, Why Fear Is Driving Humanity – By Robert J. Burrowes

Source – robertjburrowes.wordpress.com – “.. The Limited Mind: Psychology as a Means to Understanding Conflict. Why Fear Is Driving Humanity… – By Robert J. Burrowes I have previously written many articles describing one or more aspects of the dysfunctional nature of the typical human mind, together with an explanation of how this came about and…