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…

CROSSROADS: ‘Bizarro World’, The Herd Has Truly Gone Mad – By Adam Taggart

Source – peakprosperity.com – “…The UN now predicts a million more species will go extinct within the next few decades. But in today’s bizarro world, there’s a perverted incentive to sacrifice biological capital for financial capital. The scarcer the tuna become, the higher the price the fisherman will get for his catch at market. As…

DEEP GREEN: The $5,000,000,000,000,000 Question? – By William Bowles

Source – investigatingimperialism.wordpress.com – ‘…We have to start by removing the 1% and getting rid of their state apparatuses in order for us to take the vital steps needed to address the crisis. And there is no getting around this. You can hide from it the way Extinction/Rebellion does by focusing on carbon dioxide to…

CROSSROADS: UN Report Finds Biodiversity Disappearing Faster Than Any Time in Earth’s History

Source – earthfirstjournal.org – “…Some 1 million species of plants and animals face extinction, new research from the United Nations has found….Thomas Lovejoy, a biologist at George Mason University and the “godfather of biodiversity” – “in shaping the world to our will, humans have paradoxically weakened the very foundation on which our own existence rests”…

DAS KAPITAL: ‘Forget Money’, What Will Matter Are Water, Energy, Soil and Food & a Shared National Purpose – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – oftwominds.com – “…As the world slides into an era of scarcities, what will matter more than “money” are the essentials of survival: fresh water, energy, soil and the output of those three, food. The ability to secure these resources will separate nations that fail and those that survive” Forget “Money”: What Will Matter…

CROSSROADS: Scientists, Doctors, Environmentalists & Concerned Citizens Launch An International Appeal to Stop 5G on Earth and in Space

Source – 5gspaceappeal.org – “…We the undersigned scientists, doctors, environmental organizations and citizens from countries, urgently call for a halt to the deployment of the 5G (fifth generation) wireless network, including 5G from space satellites…RF radiation has been proven harmful for humans and the environment. The deployment of 5G constitutes an experiment on humanity and…

CROSSROADS: ‘As-Salamu Alaykum’, Towards a Culture of World Peace – By Prof Michel Chossudovsky

Source – globalresearch.ca – “…Towards a Culture of World Peace” constitutes a commitment to Human Livelihood. It is an initiative which consists in confronting the discourse in support of war and military intervention emanating from NATO and the Pentagon. It requires reviving a Worldwide anti-war movement, nationally and internationally as well as establishing a resolve…

CROSSROADS: Is Survival a Worthy Goal? Is Life Worth Saving? – By Sara Golling

Source – thenelsondaily.com – “…We live in a world of corporate capture. Although corporations have been granted the legal rights of individual human beings, they do not carry the responsibilities or concerns of natural human beings. They do not have consciences, and their basic imperative is increasing value for shareholders – not improving life for…

CROSSROADS: ‘Ethos, Time to Unslave Humanity’ – Woody Harrelson (Flashback)

Source – thedailysheeple.com – “…We cannot fix our system until we know how it works. Ethos looks at the systemic issues that work against democracy, the environment, democracy, justice and our own personal liberty”: Woody Harrelson: ‘Ethos’ -Time to Unslave Humanity From criminal conflicts of interest in politics, to unregulated corporate power, to a news…

CROSSROADS: ‘Clash of Civilizations’, Respecting ‘The Other’ – By Dimitry Orlov

Source – cluborlov.blogspot.com – “…But being forced to live among incompatible people, whose acceptance of you, and yours of them, is based on an enforced ideology of sameness contradicted at every turn by your innate sense, creates a sense of disharmony and malaise…The ideologies it generates range from nihilism to violent anarchism, from secessionist movements…

RELL YELL: ‘Hauteur de Son Désespoir’, Only the Struggle Matters – By Chris Hedges

Source – truthdig.com – “…The brutality of our corporate executioners grows by the day. They will stop at nothing, including wholesale murder, to consolidate power and amass greater profits. Blinded by hubris, driven by greed, disdainful of democracy, foolishly believing their wealth will protect them, they will herd us over the cliff unless they are…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: ‘The Green vs Greed Economy’, Moving Beyond the Corporate Vision of Sustainability – By Rajesh Makwana (Archive)

Source  – globalresearch.ca  –  In light of ongoing global negotiations on pressing environmental issues, it’s time for efforts to curtail the excessive influence of multinational corporations over public policy to be strengthened and scaled up at all levels – especially at the United Nations. The corporate capture of policymaking has dire implications for how we…

GAIA RISING: Scandinavia’s Amazing Nature-Based Education System – By Katherine Martinko

Source – treehugger.com – “…the American education system. It has become less about the children and their instinctive love of play, exploration, and innovation, and more about the collection of data for adults who want kids to attain ever-higher test scores. Entire years are lost to preparing for costly standardized tests, and even recess –…

REBEL YELL: ‘Extinction Rebellion’, Mass Mobilization & Extinction Level Consumption – By Chris Hedges

Source – truthdig.com – “…We must, in wave after wave, carry out nonviolent acts of civil disobedience to shut down the capitals of the major industrial countries, crippling commerce and transportation, until the ruling elites are forced to publicly state the truth about climate catastrophe, implement radical measures to halt carbon emissions by 2025 and…

CROSSROADS: ‘Honeybees & Hemp’, Where Did We Go Wrong? – By Kathleen Lamont

Source – smokymountainnews.com – “…Bees absolutely love hemp plants. Hemp crops apparently attract an array of different bee species, offering them a plentiful source of pollen for foraging…When the researchers looked at their collection, they found almost 2,000 bees from 23 different bee genera. Most of those (38 percent) were classic honeybees” STUDY SHOWS THAT…

REALPOLITIK: ‘City of Xi’an’, Why the New Chinese Silk Road Terrifies the West? – By Andre Vltchek

Source – globalresearch.ca – “…Attempts by the Communist Party to turn China into an ‘Ecological Civilization’ are visible at every step: trees are revered and protected, comfortable walking is encouraged, while heavy duty, efficient and super modern public transportation is extremely cheap and ecological: the metro, and electric buses. All scooters are also electric, and…

CROSSROADS: ‘Homo Automotivis’, Private Automobiles & Public Health – By Yves Engler

Source – yvesengler.com – “…Hundreds of thousands more are felled by cancers and other ailments linked to automobile emissions. According to an MIT study, in the US alone 53,000 people die every year from illness attributed to automobile pollutants” Private automobiles and public health – By Yves Engler When a plane carrying 239 people disappears…

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: Terence McKenna’s on Mass-Consumerist Culture – What it is and What it Could be

Source -desultoryheroics.com – “…We have to create culture, don’t watch TV, don’t read magazines, don’t even listen to NPR. Create your own roadshow. The nexus of space and time where you are now is the most immediate sector of your universe”: (Terence McKenna’s Disillusioned Perspective on Mass-Consumerist Culture Since Terence McKenna’s passing on April 3…

AMERIKA: ‘Dystopia’, The World to Come – By Chris Hedges

Source – truthdig.com – “…The mass media will become nakedly Orwellian, chatting endlessly about a bright future and pretending America remains a great superpower. It will substitute political gossip for news—a corruption already far advanced—while insisting that the country is in an economic recovery” The World to Come – By Chris Hedges The ruling elites…

CROSSROADS: Sooner or Later, We Have To Stop Economic Growth — And We’ll Be Better For It

Source – petchary.wordpress.com – “…Engineering a happy conclusion to the growth binge of the past century might be challenging. But it’s not impossible; whereas what we’re currently trying to do — maintain perpetual growth of the economy on a finite planet — most assuredly is” Sooner or Later, We Have to Stop Economic Growth —…

MASONIC VISIONS: ‘Synergetics’, Buckminster Fuller & Spaceship Earth (Archive)

Source  – umsl.edu – “In addition to being a successful architect and inventor, R Buckminster Fuller was also known as a systems philosopher.    He used the phrase “Spaceship Earth” to express the need for mankind to use teamwork to fully utilize Earth’s limited resources.1   Ephemeralization was another systems’ term coined by Fuller to express the…

CROSSROADS: ‘The Hermetica’, Aquarian Heaven or Illuminati Hell? – By John Lamb Lash

Source – http://www.metahistory.org – “…Western society today faces such a vast range of options for self-development along spiritual, metaphysical, and mystical lines. Without going back beyond the Dark Ages to the destruction of the Mysteries – the key event that laid the foundation for today’s eclectic New Age spirituality was the discovery of a sheaf…

CROSSROADS: ‘Ecocide’, It’s a Process Not an Event, Collapse Is Already Here – By Chris Martenson

Source -.peakprosperity.com – “…In viritually every instance, the Davos crowd wants to preserve industry and our consumer culture as it is, using technology and gimmicks in attempt to remedy the ills that result.  There’s money to be made on both ends of that story – The only thing that approach lacks is a future” Collapse…

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…