STOP TAKING ALL THE COVERS! IT’S TIME FOR PEACE WITH ALL SENTIENT BEINGS ON EARTH — August 19, 2017

Peace

SophiaLove STOP TAKING ALL THE COVERS! IT’S TIME FOR PEACE WITH ALL SENTIENT BEINGS ON EARTH. 8-14-2017 Humans are not the only sentient beings walking on this beautiful planet. Today’s post is directed to all of…Read more

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Chance The Rapper Donates 30K Backpacks With School Supplies To Chicago Kids — August 18, 2017

Credit: @chancetherapper, @ver.visuals/ @nicosirridge When it comes to philanthropy in Chicago, one of the icons now known for such giving in the city is Chance the Rapper, who grew up in Chicago’s South Side. This area is notorious for gangs, violence, drugs, and a slew of other criminal activities, but perhaps the most damaging effect…

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Melbourne Becomes The ‘World’s Most Liveable City’, U.S. Cities Fail To Make Top Ten List — August 18, 2017

Melbourne has been awarded the title of the world’s most liveable city for the seventh year in a row in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s ranking of the most livable cities in the world. The ranking was calculated by assessing 140 cities around the world, and giving them a score out of 100 based on stability,…

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The Native American Code of Ethics — August 17, 2017

Wherever you come from and whatever your circumstances, I think that this code is something that we should all try and live by. It was originally published in the Inter-Tribal Times in October, 1994 but it transcends time. Have a look and let me know what you think of this. How many of you are already living…

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The Astonishing Success of Fleet Farming: Breaking New Ground in the “Food Not Lawns” Movement – August 12, 2017

Fleet Farming

July 31st, 2017

By Carolanne Wright

Contributing writer for Wake Up World

If you’re anything like me, America’s obsession with ornamental lawns seems nothing short of folly at best, sheer polluting waste at worst. Many are unaware that lawns are one of the largest sources of pollution in the US, with 40 million acres under cultivation, they absorb three million tons of chemical fertilizers and 30,000 tons of pesticides, and use 800 million gallons of gasoline for mowing each year. [source]

And for what? A green patch that serves very little purpose, yet creates staggering pollution. Meanwhile, we have a severe need for more localized food systems and access to affordable produce in neighborhoods throughout the US.

We can complain and fume about this state of affairs — or we can do something about it. Recognizing there had to be a better way, the idea of Fleet Farming was born…

Read more & video at: WakeUp-World

 

Research Shows Our Genes Are Affected By Thoughts – August 8, 2017

LISA ANN CATANO shares some of the research findings in epigenetics that show us that our genes are affected by our beliefs and thinking more than we realize. Dr. Bruce Lipton, a cellular biologist who was at the University of Wisconsin cloning human muscle cells, is best known for challenging the existing belief that the…

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