20 Signs The Epic Drought In The Western United States Is Starting To Become Apocalyptic

When scientists start using phrases such as “the worst drought” and “as bad as you can imagine” to describe what is going on in the western half of the country, you know that things are bad.  Thanks to an epic drought that never seems to end, we are witnessing the beginning of a water crisis


Florida Makes Off-Grid Living Illegal – Mandates All Homes Must Be Connected To An Electricity Grid

It’s no secret that an opposition to sustainable living exists. Earlier this year, Texas state brought several SWAT teams to a sustainable community and threatened to shut it down. Each one of the community members were initially handcuffed at gunpoint. It was called “The Garden of Eden Community,” and was totally self sustainable. You can


Prepping As A Form Of Personal Activism

There are some days when I feel as though I am out there in the world alone, fighting a battle that can not be seen or heard.  The battle is one of preparedness and is one I endure day in and day out in spite of my best effort to step away and live a


Protect Yourself From Radiation With Flaxseeds

We are bombarded every day by harmful radiation and, shockingly, nearly half of our radiation exposure in the U.S. comes from medical tests like X-rays and CT scans. The balance comes from radiation in the earth, radon gas and radiation from space. And many worry about fallout from disasters like the meltdown at the Fukushima


Canadian Farmers Say Entire Organic Industry At Risk In GM Alfalfa Debate (VIDEO)

Scroll down for video. GUELPH, Ont. – There’s a new genetically modified crop on the horizon that some say is jeopardizing the entire Canadian organic farming industry. Organic farmers across the country are sounding the alarm bells on the state of alfalfa, one small plant with a massive role in organic farming. When most people


Thousands Of U.K. Doctors Are Putting Patients On ‘Death Lists’ And Denying Them Treatment

The face of government-run socialized medicine just keeps getting uglier in Britain, where as many as 3,000 doctors are set to place many thousands more patients on so-called “death registers” where they are ultimately denied treatment – all to save a buck. Or in this case, a pound. Being placed on the registers means those


20 Summer Tips To Stay Alive: Tip 11 – Stay Warm And Dry

Stay Warm and Dry Here we present 20 easy-to-miss risks, and how to avoid or survive them. Stay alive this summer by following these simple tips. One tip will be given each day for the next 20 days. Accidents are the leading cause of death among U.S. men 18 to 50 years old, accounting for 37,000


The Reasons We Fight The New World Order

“Countless people … will hate the new world order … and will die protesting against it.” — H.G. Wells, The New World Order (1940) Throughout our lives and throughout our culture, we are conditioned to rally around concepts of false division. We are led to believe that Democrats and Republicans are separate and opposing parties,


Reminder: U.S. Plotted To Provoke Shoot Down Of Airliner To Create Pretext For War

Plotting to stage downing of an airliner & start a war is insane, except when ‘Murica does it! Who in their right mind would risk provoking a war by staging the shoot down of an airliner? If you guessed Russia, then guess again. In 2005, a memo was leaked from a January 2003 meeting between


15 Things To Start Doing For Yourself

Not long ago we published an article called 15 Things To Stop Doing To Yourself. The article was all about outlining the tendencies many of us have that can make life more complicated and difficult. Things we do to ourselves that we have full control over. That article inspired this new one that will focus


Corporatist Lobbying Replaced A Free Market

The practice of a pure free market is so rare that a plausible argument can be made that a free market economy never existed. However, as the saying goes, Once Upon A Time, economic commerce did reflect a voluntary basis for business transactions. The fortunes of trade rested upon the mutual benefit of all parties,


3D Tattoos: The Bizarre Body Art Trend That Is Spreading Across America Like Wildfire

Would you like to have a picture of a 3D demon exploding out of your chest?  Would you like to make it look like an exquisite piece of art was carved out of your right leg?  Would you like to see the shock on people’s faces when they think that a real scorpion is sitting


The Ugly Face Of The North American Union

“Are we on the threshold of the North American decade, question mark? I threw that away — threw away the question mark — and boldly proclaimed the coming North American decade, says the title now.”- General David Petraeus For the last several years, the press on the disastrous North American Union has been off front-page


Parents, Have You Drugged Your Child Today?

Our children will be going back to school anywhere from 3-6 weeks. Over that time span, I plan on publishing some helpful tips on protecting your child while in the care of others, namely the schools. Most schools do an excellent job watching out for the children under their care. However, there are some who


Connecticut Trooper Admits To Stealing Cash, Gold Crucifix From Dying Motorcyclist

A veteran Connecticut state trooper faces a year and a half in prison after he pleaded guilty on Wednesday to stealing a dying motorcyclist’s cash and gold crucifix at the scene of a 2012 crash. Aaron “AJ” Huntsman, 45, was caught by his own dashboard camera stealing the items belonging to John Scalesse, who was


The Official Sunspot Number Is Zero For The First Time Since 2011

The official sunspot number is zero for the first time since 2011. That year saw only two sunspot free days. In 2008-2009 the sun plunged into a solar minimum that was the deepest for a century with 260 spot free days recorded in 2009. NASA scientists don’t think we have seen the end of sunspots


20 Summer Tips To Stay Alive: Tip 10 – Land Straight

Land Straight Here we present 20 easy-to-miss risks, and how to avoid or survive them. Stay alive this summer by following these simple tips. One tip will be given each day for the next 20 days. Accidents are the leading cause of death among U.S. men 18 to 50 years old, accounting for 37,000 of the