By Julia Conley
The fight to protect land, homes, livelihoods, and wildlife from destructive, pollution-causing industries turned deadly for more than 160 environmental defenders in 2018, international human rights group Global Witness revealed Monday night in a new report.
Organizers campaigning against the destruction of the environment face governments, contract killers, and private security firms trying to stop them—sometimes working together. In total, 164 people were murdered last year while fighting such forces as the mining, logging, and agribusiness industries from taking over swathes of ancestral lands, communities, and natural habitats.
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May 28th, 2019 By Paul Lenda Guest writer for Wake Up World
The majority of humans live in the traditional boring box house. However, these days there are lots of alternatives to this dull kind of domicile. If you want to live in a more exciting home, you will want to learn about these 10 alternatives to conventional houses.
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Tyler Durden, Zero Hedge – Waking Times
Guess who wrote the following text: When Alexa runs your home, Amazon tracks you in more ways than you might want Would you let a stranger eavesdrop in your home and keep the recordings? For most people, the answer is, “Are you crazy?” Yet that’s essentially what Amazon has been doing to millions of us with its assistant Alexa in microphone-equipped Echo speakers. And it’s hardly alone: Bugging our homes is Silicon Valley’s next frontier.
Read more via Here’s How to Review All The Recordings Alexa Has of You and Your Family — Waking Times
- The Facts:On May 15th, a coalition of more than 90 local organizations across the US will participate in simultaneous rallies in front of retail wireless establishments to raise awareness about the dangers of 5G.
- Reflect On:Why do we support and push out technologies that do not have testing? Are we disconnected from the impact our financial choices make on our reality and health?
Read more via Stopping 5G: The May 15th National Day of Action — Collective Evolution
by: May 2, 2019
(NaturalHealth365) A shocking six out of ten American adults (more than half of the population) currently suffer from some form of chronic disease – including such potentially life-threatening illnesses as heart disease, diabetes and cancer. Many experts note that the prevalence of chronic disease has increased steadily – over the last 30 years – due to the widespread consumption of GMO foods and use of wireless technology.
Make no mistake about it: we are experiencing a national epidemic of chronic disease – throughout the Western world. Of course, agrochemical producers and the wireless industry refuse to accept any responsibility. But, it’s hard to ignore the scientific evidence.
For example, an award-winning researcher recently published a review confirming the damaging effects of WiFi. And, as you’ll soon see in this article, the dangerous link between WiFi and GMOs is undeniable.
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(NaturalHealth365) What if electromagnetic or EMF pollution wasn’t strictly a wireless technology problem? Well, it turns out that dirty electricity – mainly caused by the electrical wires in your home – can cause serious health issues like, migraines, poor brain function and, even, contribute to cancer cell growth. This is clearly a much more serious…Read more
via Dirty electricity in the home threatens human health — Natural Health 365
More than 650 million people, or 10% of the world’s population, do not have access to safe water, putting them at risk of infectious diseases and premature deatth. World Water Day is marked on 22 March every year to raise awareness of the water crisis facing much of the world’s population. The UN estimates that…Read more & 60 Powerful Posts
via World Water Day: 60 Powerful Posts To Make You Think Twice About Leaving The Tap Running — Era of Light
Documentaries hold a power unique to any other type of film. They have the remarkable capacity to shift our understanding of the vast and complex world in which we live, most of the time presenting us with powerfully relevant information, a previously unknown perspective, and hopefully, a new choice to make a difference. The following list of documentaries showcases films…Read more
via A List of 19 Documentaries That Will Definately Have An Impact On Your Life — Collective Evolution