"The Peace of Wild Things
When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound
in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be,
I go and lie down where the wood drake
rests in his beauty on
"We must shift America from a ‘needs’ to a ‘desires’ culture, people must be trained to desire, to want new things even before the old has been completely consumed. We must shape a new mentality in America, man’s desires must overshadow his needs." Paul Mazer, Lehman Brothers (1930)
"Science is a bit like the joke about the drunk who is looking under a lamppost for a key that he has lost on the other side of the street, because that's where the light is. It has no other choice." - Noam Chomsky
"If we don't believe in freedom
"The greatest enemy of the US government is the truth." - Michel Chossudovsky
"The achievements of past struggles and the aspirations of an entire nation are [being] undone and erased.... No Agent Orange or steel pellet bombs, no napalm, no toxic chemicals: a new phase of economic and social (rather
"There is, simply, no way, to ignore privacy. Because a citizenry’s freedoms are interdependent, to surrender your own privacy is really to surrender everyone’s. You might choose to give it up out of convenience, or under the popular pretext that privacy is only required by those who have
Christopher Petit's 'Content' is a kind of hypnotic road movie, a meditation on the limbo of middle-age and the flatness of the digital age. The film isn't available for love nor money, so this is my Frankenstein construction from two badly corrupted online sources. The lesser version is from here
The Dark Side of Chocolate is a 2010 documentary film about the exploitation and slavetrading of African children to harvest chocolate still occurring nearly ten years after the cocoa industry pledged to end it.
While we enjoy the sweet taste of chocolate, the reality is strikingly different for African children.
"The Iraq war is largely about oil." - Alan Greenspan
"Military men are just dumb, stupid animals to be used as pawns in foreign policy." Henry A. Kissinger
"Wars are fought for oil wells and coaling stations; for control of the Dardanelles or the Suez Canal; for colonial pickings to
"Freedom is not defined by safety. Freedom is defined by the ability of citizens to live without government interference. Government cannot create a world without risks, nor would we really wish to live in such a fictional place. Only a totalitarian society would even claim absolute safety as a worthy
"I am a most unhappy man. I have unwittingly ruined my country. A great industrial nation is controlled by its system of credit. Our system of credit is concentrated. The growth of the nation, therefore, and all our activities are in the hands of a few men. We have come
"Today, you have 20 percent of the world controlling 80 percent of the Gross Domestic Product; you've got a $30 trillion (US) world economy, and $24 trillion of it is in the developed countries... These inequities can't exist. So if you are talking about systemic breakdown, I think you have
"The earth, the air, the land, and the water are not an inheritance from our forefathers but on loan from our children. So we have to handover to them at least as it was handed over to us." – Gandhi
"Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand
"Look into your own heart and then look into the heart of another Because when you look deeply enough into the heart of another, what you will find is yourself."
Max Igan at the Open Mind Conference 2014, Copenhagen.
"Reclaiming the Earth – steps towards a collective awakening"
Maxwell Igan has
"The problem that we have is not globalization. The problem that we have is a lack of global governance." Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman World Economic Forum
"If you don't plan your life, someone else will and you'll live someone else's dream." - Paul Bragg
Monopoly - Follow The
The People vs. Agent Orange is an 2020 American-French television documentary film, directed and produced by Alan Adelson and Kate Taverna. It follows the use of Agent Orange in Vietnam and the United States.
Nearly 60 years following the use of Agent Orange in the Vietnam War—the deadliest use
"You have to start with the truth. The truth is the only way that we can get anywhere. Because any decision-making that is based upon lies or ignorance can't lead to a good conclusion."
"The world is not sliding, but galloping into a new transnational dystopia. This development has not
The Secrets of Silicon Valley: What Big Tech Doesn't Want You to Know
Once a sleepy farming region, Silicon Valley is now the hub of a global industry that is transforming the economy, shaping our political discourse, and changing the very nature of our society. So what happened? How did
"One of the things that is interesting about reading conspiracy theory is that much of what folks think is conspiracy is really many people acting in concert to make or protect their money."
"If we can't face it, God can't fix it."
Planet Lockdown - Catherine Austin Fitts
Evidence of Revision (2006) - The Assassination of America - Complete Documentary
Evidence of Revision is a 9 hour long documentary series whose purpose is to present the publicly unavailable and even suppressed historical audio, video, and film recordings largely unseen by the American public relating to the assassination of
"Humans beings always do the most intelligent thing…after they’ve tried every stupid alternative and none of them have worked"
"Never forget that you are one of a kind. Never forget that if there weren't any need for you in all your uniqueness to be on this earth, you