CROSSROADS: The Control System vs. The Awakening, Which Will Win? – By Paul A. Philips

Source – newparadigm.ws – “…Consciousness is the key to world change…Every reality, whether fake or real, manifests as a consequence of where we are consciously at in our lives…The shift in mass consciousness towards the heart energy will bring about the manifested reality necessary to defeat the control system”: The Control System vs. The Awakening,…

CROSSROADS: Why the Climate Change Message Isn’t Working – By Charles Eisenstein

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…We need is the level of energy and commitment that we saw at Standing Rock. We need the breadth of activism we saw in Flint, Michigan, where everyone from yoga teachers to biker gangs joined in relentless protest against lead contamination. That requires making it personal. And that requires facing the…

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…

MASONIC VISIONS: Jacques Ellul, A Prophet For Our Tech-Saturated Times – By Andrew Nikiforuk

Source – thetyee.ca – ‘…The Foundation for Responsible Robotics recently created a small stir by asking if “sexual intimacy with robots could lead to greater social isolation – What could possibly go wrong? Jacques Ellul: A Prophet for Our Tech-Saturated Times – By Andrew Nikiforuk By now you have probably read about the so-called “tech backlash.” Facebook…

CROSSROADS: “Ecological Overshoot & Status-Quo Industrial Capitalism’, The Youth Have Seen Enough – By Rex Weyler

Source – greenpeace.org – “…Our status quo economic system — industrial capitalism — requires growth to survive. Without endless economic growth, the $250 trillion global debt to bankers and investors cannot be paid…The biosphere is being sacrificed so bankers can receive their interest payments, to keep stock prices up, and to avoid facing reality” The…

CROSSROADS: There is Indeed a New Global World Order – It’s Called Climate Change

Source – tomdispatch.com – ‘…Unlike the scenarios imagined by the anti-globalists, it’s wreaking havoc not in some dystopian future but right in the here and now: the prairie fires that struck Oklahoma, Kansas, and the Texas panhandle in the spring of 2017, killing seven people and destroying an area equivalent to three Rhode Islands” The…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: Why I Have Hope in the Face of Human Extinction – By David Korten

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…A transformation to ecological civilization is both possible and essential to the future of humanity…We humans now have the knowledge and technology to move beyond the violence, fear, and daily struggle for survival that besets the lives of so many. We have the capacity to secure a world of peace, beauty,…

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: Want To Stop The Control System?, Stop Buying Into It – By Paul A. Philips

Source – wakingtimes.com – “…Stop giving your power away by buying into distraction. As with divide and rule, the ruling authorities have set up a number of social engineering and mind control programmes supported by the mainstream media to distract you away from recognizing the truth about the elite’s destructive, unfair, unjust, criminal activities such…

COVER-UP: History Of ‘New Energy’ Invention Suppression Cases – By Gary Vesperman

Source  – rense.com –This is the third version of my compilation of specific energy suppression cases. This time I decided to get serious. I thoroughly reviewed my own files and a few web sites pertaining to energy suppression. Deleted were some cases that didn’t appear to be authentic suppression. I also incorporated some thoughtful comments that…

CROSSROADS: The Wealth of Nature, Economics as if Survival Mattered – By John Michael Greer

Source – earthtimes.org – Famous for his Archdruid Report, John Michael Greer is one of the most clear-sighted of authors who are grappling with the multiple crises of peak oil, climate change, pollution, and the social and economic factors which make our leaders’ responses to these scourges so difficult. The book is at its heart…

CROSSROADS: Why There Is (Some) Hope for Wall Street – By David Korten

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…Some CEOs are getting the message that even though the economy is growing, they need to serve their communities, too” Why There Is (Some) Hope for Wall Street – By David Korten Laurence D. Fink, founder and chief executive of BlackRock, the world’s largest institutional investor, recently set the financial world…

BRAVE NEW WORLD: ‘Technological Slavery’, The Collected Writings of Theodore J. Kaczynski (Flashback))

Source – http://www.blacklistednews.com – ‘…The present military and economic power of the US government, and governments everywhere, rests on advanced technology. Governments, by their very nature, function to manipulate and coerce people—both their own citizens, and any other non-citizens whom they declare to be of interest. Governments have a monopoly on force, and this force is manifest through…

REALPOLITIK: ‘What Every Person Should Know About War’ – By Chris Hedges (Archive)

Source – nytimes.com  — “…At least 108 million people were killed in wars in the twentieth century. Estimates for the total number killed in wars throughout all of human history range from 150 million to 1 billion” ‘What Every Person Should Know About War’ – By Chris Hedges What is a war? War is defined…

DAS KAPITAL: A ‘Living Earth’ Economy and How to Break the Power of Money – By David Korten (Archive)

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…We can refuse to accept the pervasive, but false, claims that money is wealth and a growing GDP improves the lives of all”: (How to Break the Power of Money – By David Korten) Our current political chaos has a simple explanation. The economic system is driving environmental collapse, economic desperation,…

CROSSROADS: How We Can Transition to a “Bottom Up” Economy – By Chuck Collins

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…Macy writes that to achieve social change, we must first engage in “holding actions” to stop the destruction of the Earth and its beings. In the current context, this includes defending immigrants, protecting civil liberties, and blocking policies that will worsen economic injustices… Similarly, in the context of the movement for…

CROSSROADS: Study – Over 32 advanced civilizations have collapsed before us, and we’re next in line – By Simon Black (Archive)

Source – sovereignman.com – As any long-time reader of this column knows, we routinely draw from historical lessons to highlight that this time is not different. Throughout the 18th century, for example, France was the greatest superpower in Europe, if not the world. But they became complacent, believing that they had some sort of ‘divine…

CROSSROADS: Stephen Hawking – ‘Governments are engaged in an AI arms race that could destroy humanity’ (Flashback)

Source – thefreethoughtproject.com – “…“Mankind is in danger of destroying ourselves by our greed and stupidity” – When asked if he thought humanity has changed since their last visit, Hawking replied, “We have certainly not become less greedy or less stupid”: Read more at http://thefreethoughtproject.com/stephen-hawking-governments-ai/#wih3estVfc1AacY8.99 (Stephen Hawking: Governments are engaged in an AI arms race that…

CROSSROADS: ‘Resistance, Revolution, Liberation’, A Model for Positive Change – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – oftwominds.com – “…The process of the unsustainable collapsing and a new, more sustainable model emerging is called revolution. In the shared imagination, the word conjures up images of violent overthrow of a political order. In this book, revolution describes a blossoming of understanding so profound that it leads to the peaceful transformation of…

CROSSROADS: Yes, We Can Choose Good Globalization – By David Korten

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…The globalization of ideas, knowledge, science, hospitality, travel, as Keynes suggested, is the good globalization. It raises consciousness of our common humanity, interconnection, and interdependence in ways far from isolationist or xenophobic. And it opens extraordinary creative opportunities to achieve a world of peace, material sufficiency, and spiritual abundance for all”:…

MASONIC VISIONS: Industrial Designer & Visionary Jacque Fresco, Our Modern Day Da Vinci

Source – mindandsoulexpander.blogspot.ca – “…Future by Design shares the life and far-reaching vision of Jacque Fresco, considered by many to be a modern day Da Vinci. Peer to Einstein and Buckminster Fuller, Jacque is a self-taught futurist who describes himself most often as a “generalist” or multi-disciplinarian — a student of many inter-related fields”: Jacque…

CONSPIRACY OF SILENCE: ‘Fermi’s Phony Paradox’, Humans too arrogant and stupid to solve ‘missing aliens’ question – By Ennio Addams

Source  – sott.net – There are a number of reasons why the reality of extraterrestrial visitation on our planet remains largely unacknowledged or dismissed by many otherwise rational, intelligent and educated people. One reason is the desire of the scientific, religious and political elite classes to maintain the status quo. After all, if such a…

DIVINE PRESENCE: ‘Global Consciousness Project (GCP)’, Peace Through Synchronized Global Meditation

Source  – themindunleashed.org – We live in a world today where the idea of group power is being rekindled and where it’s momentum is gathering. Humanity as a whole is remembering that it is thoughts and actions of kindness, honesty and equality for all that create positive change. One initiative that is expanding throughout religious…

CROSSROADS: It’s Not Technology That Will “Save” Us – It’s The Consciousness That Operates It

Source – collective-evolution.com – The bard Robert Anton Wilson said, “Anybody who tells you that we’re running out of resources or that we’re in a terrible mess–they are idiots. We can’t run out of resources. Resources exist when the human mind sees how to use something. To say we are running out of resources is…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: ‘The Law of Resonance’, The Future Of Community Living – Michelle Walling, CHLC

Source  – in5d.com – In the late 60’s and early 70’s, hippie communes and campgrounds were a place of peace and love. Government camping regulations now disallow this kind of living on public lands. Communal living is discouraged from society to the point of zoning and utility restrictions that define usage of public and private…

CORPRO-FASCISM: ‘Countering the Corporate-Insurgency’, A guide to how the war for control is waged upon us, and 4 ways to fight back – By Tony Cartalucci

Source – landdestroyer.blogspot.ca – The terms insurgency and counterinsurgency can quickly become confusing in a politically motivated context. However, generally speaking, an insurgency seeks to overthrow an established institution or political order, while a counterinsurgency seeks to maintain that order. In the United States, and around much of the world where the nation-state still prevails,…