“Zoochosis” Documentary Claims Zoos Drive Animals Insane

June 2, 2016 at 9:54 pm

 




Animal rights organization calls phasing out zoos and conserving more wilderness instead

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Cities are Inherently Unsustainable, Ecologist Claims

May 31, 2016 at 10:48 pm




Population densities that require importation of  resources are, by definition, unsustainable, documentary claims. We need to reshape society into small, self-sufficient communities or face unprecedented collapse.

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Agriculture: The Worst Mistake Humans Ever Made

May 29, 2016 at 5:36 pm




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Prior to agriculture, humans lived happier, healthier, freer and easier lives, claims one of the world’s top scientists and thinkers.

In an article published in Discover Magazine nearly 30 years ago, Pulitzer Prize winning anthropologist and evolutionary biologist Jared Diamond calls agriculture “a catastrophe from which we have never recovered.”

Beautiful Photos of Mammals Safely “Co-Sleeping” with Their Babies, As We’ve Done for Millions of Years

May 13, 2016 at 8:11 pm




The term “co-sleeping” has always seemed strange to me. It implies parents are doing something special or out-of-the-ordinary by doing what mammals have always done for millions of years – sleep with their babies.

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“Are you going to co-sleep?” people asked when I was pregnant. “What kind of co-sleeper are you going to buy?”

At first, I had no idea what they were talking about. Then I became aware of the vast market of overpriced baskets parents could buy to ensure they didn’t “roll over and kill their babies:”

Circumcision Is Male Genital Mutilation

May 10, 2016 at 9:03 pm

It’s as bad as female circumcision




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Beat Insomnia with Banana Peel Tea

May 5, 2016 at 12:21 am




13169798_10103864651239852_1793777295_oOne in five Americans suffer from sleep disorders or sleep deprivation, and two-thirds get less than the recommended 7 to 9 hours of sleep, according to the CDC. As a result, nearly 9 million Americans were on prescription sleeping pills as of 2013.

With side effects including “dizziness, memory loss, confusion, depression, anxiety, aggressive behavior, hallucinations and thoughts of suicide,” people popping America’s leading sleeping pill — Ambien — might be relieved to know there’s a natural alternative with zero negative side effects… and it costs about 30 cents a pop…

Jarawa Hunter-Gatherers Say They Don’t Want to Be Part of Our World

April 16, 2016 at 4:08 am

World’s oldest hunter-gatherers are being forced into civilization and treated like animals in a zoo

Sign the petition telling the government to leave them alone




Like the Hadza of East Africa, the Jarawa hunter-gatherers of the Andaman Islands also face extinction, thanks to the ever-expanding nature of agriculture and civilization.

7 Reasons Vaccinating Your Child Could Be the Worst Mistake You Ever Make

March 31, 2016 at 10:18 pm




The Weston A. Price Foundation dispels 7 popular myths used by big pharma to promote vaccination

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Kids Spend Less Time Outdoors Than Prisoners

March 28, 2016 at 6:01 pm




Prisoners get 2 hours of sunshine and fresh air each day, most children get less than one

Imagination Grove (a nature play area) at Sugar Grove Nature Center, McLean, IL, June 2011.

 

The “Man Without Money” Has Thrived Without a Dollar to his Name for Over 15 Years

March 21, 2016 at 8:14 pm

This American hero has refused to become a slave to the almighty dollar for over 15 years, surviving on his own ingenuity, barter and trade, and what he calls “gift economy.”

 




Daniel-SueloIn 2000, Daniel Suelo gave away all his worldly possessions, left his last $30 in a phone booth and wandered into the wilderness of the American Southwest. This, he says, is when his life began.