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Fight Dirty: How to Become a Backyard Garden Guerrilla Even If You've Never Grown a Tomato

April 3, 2015 - by Daisy Luther Sometimes I think that the next Revolutionary War will take place in vegetable garden battlefields, all across America. Instead of bullets, there will be seeds.  Instead of chemical warfare, there will be rainwater, carefully collected from the gutters of the house. In ...

Have You Ever Wondered Why Gardening Feels so Good?

March 17, 2015 - by Joshua Krause Have you ever noticed how satisfying it feels to get your hands dirty in the backyard? Does working in your garden make you feel like everything is right in the world? Perhaps you’ve chalked it up to the sunshine and the exercise. After all, everyone knows that a good worko ...

What I Know When I Eat Locally

March 17, 2015 - By Daisy Luther, Nutritional Anarchy   The other day, I was cleaning out my freezer and something magical happened. Not only did I get a nice, organized freezer, but I realized what it really means to eat locally. When you eat locally, you know things about your food that people who sho ...

Check Out This New Amazingly Simple Open-Source Food Grow System

February 22, 2015 - By The Health Ranger The Health Ranger, Mike Adams, reveals the Food Rising Mini-Farm Grow Box at the Health Freedom Expo in Naples, FL. Adams is releasing this technology to the public for free as an open-source project to promote the decentralization of healthy food production. https://www.youtu ...

New Study Reveals the Many Benefits of Urban Rooftop Gardens

February 17, 2015 - by Robin Powell In summary: - Growing vegetables and herbs on the roof of a private or commercial building offers many advantages, including reducing stormwater run-off and helping to cool the building. - A report prepared by a UTS academic for City of Sydney council sets out best-practice ...

World's First Activist Consulting Firm

January 28, 2015 - By Abby Martin Abby Martin talks to Dan Johnson, President of the Solutions Institute, about how they can help activists can turn words into tangible actions when it comes to many of the world’s most pressing issues. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TRSbraClLnQ Follow Abby on Twitter Visit S ...

How an Old Swimming Pool Feeds an Entire Family and Changes the Way We Look at Food

December 31, 2014 - by Jonathan Schoenfeld Drought, climate conditions, and pollution are major factors concerning agriculturists. Drought can be overcome with drought resistant plants, climate controlled environments can isolate a grow from any environmental factors, and local organic grows can greatly reduce poll ...

Are Farms Coming to an Industrial Park Near You?

December 28, 2014 - By CBS News Combine hydroponics with cheap LEDs and the high cost of fresh leafy greens and what do you get? A highly productive farm. Indoor vertical farming is beginning to occupy industrial space and it's proving to be a viable business. Check out the video below for one such example. -

Saving Cities with Urban Gardening and MakerSpaces

December 27, 2014 - By The Urban Farming Guys Inner City MakerSpace! Everything from Urban Agriculture to Robotics and a huge basement full of Aquaponic growing. A 20K Square ft Laboratory that will change the game for the inner city youth of Lykins Neighborhood. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_HyRP3cPew Support t ...

5 Inventions That Herald an ''Outernet'' Revolution

November 18, 2014 - Activist Post If there is anything good to be said about mass surveillance, overcharging and monopolization by telecom/ISP companies, and government censorship including cell phone and Internet shutdowns as they see fit, it is that these heavy-handed measures only create a stronger desire for free ...

8 Reasons Why I Have Hope For Our World and You Should Too

November 16, 2014 - Mark DeNicola Activist Post It’s hard to deny that things are becoming increasingly challenging here on Earth. Many of us are struggling through economic hardships comparable to that of the Great Depression, while others live every day in fear for their life as the place that they call home ...

How A Mother Cured Her Daughter's Eczema With A Raw Diet

October 12, 2014 - by Jeff Roberts Maya suffered with a severe form of eczema since she was a young baby. At the age of one, red, flaky skin broke out all over Maya’s body forcing her mother to resort to the conventional doctor-recommended treatment for eczema: steroid cream. As supplemental advice, Maya&r ...

Secrets of a Successful Organic Garden

October 9, 2014 - by Aaron Dykes This little YouTube gem is loaded with succinct advice you can apply to your garden – whether you are just beginning, or have already established your green thumb. Among the best advice is how to use water wisely – collecting rainwater (the best source) when possible, ...

Build An Underground Year Round Greenhouse For Less Than $300

October 6, 2014 - Greenhouses are absolutely awesome for year round gardening. Being a gardener in a colder climate (my growing season is mid-May to October) this is definitely a great idea to help extend my growing season and keep the fresh veggies flowing year round. By putting this greenhouse underground, you ...

Food Forests Could Bring Healthy Organic Food To Everyone For Free

August 31, 2014 - by Andrew Martin Food forests or Forest gardening have been around for a long time with many of the native cultures practicing this form of sustainable agriculture. It is a form of low-maintenance plant-based food production which replicates natural ecosystems, incorporating fruit and nut trees, ...

Can This New Solar-Powered Device Purify Polluted Water?

August 16, 2014 - Kevin Samson Activist Post Water shortages continue to make the news across the world, and governments seem to be offering very few if any solutions. Recently, I covered a novel low-cost, simple device called Warka Water that aims to extract water from the air and offer regions with little to no ...

All-in-one energy system offers sustainable power for off-grid homes farms

July 31, 2014 - An innovative 'trigeneration' system fueled entirely by raw plant oils could have great potential for isolated homes and businesses operating outside grid systems both in the UK and abroad. Developed by a consortium led by Newcastle University and funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences R ...

Why Everyone is Wrong about Climate Change

July 1, 2014 - Tony Cartalucci Activist Post Assigning blame for climate change that will happen with or without human activity on Earth constitutes a disingenuous discourse. The climate changes, and nearly everything on Earth and beyond it effects that change. From geological processes to biological evolution, t ...

You'll Never View Food the Same Way Again - The Need to Grow

June 27, 2014 - The Need To Grow © 2014 Earth Conscious Films Heather Callaghan Activist Post The Need to Grow is a positive new film by Ryan Wirick and Earth Conscious Films that explores tons of options on the individual level towards feeding the world without destroying the earth. Was t ...

Could Solar Wind Towers Replace Nuclear Power Plants?

May 23, 2014 - Youtube The following video demonstration displays the operation of the Downdraft Tower Technology. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMMlmqohOJs

Look Up! A 21st Century Life Lesson Through a Love Story

May 6, 2014 - Image Source: Flickr Isn't It time to disconnect? Stand Up? and Look Up? A true piece of art. This short film brings to light what is already known but overlooked. Are we losing our sense of being present? Touch; live connection with one another is what truly nourishes the huma ...

How to Embrace Your Fears and Live a Meaningful Life - 5 Steps

May 5, 2014 - By Izzy (A Simple but Not Easy 5 Step Process) My knees are stiff, my back aches, my neck is in pain. Do I really need to wake up right now? It’s 5am. My mind wanders for a second, but I already know the answer. If I want to live my dream, then yes, I have to wake up. So I get out of ...

Water Liberty: How Innovation Trumps Privatization

May 2, 2014 - Rady Ananda Activist Post The World Bank joins Nestlé in wanting to privatize water, deeming it “extremist” to suggest that those born on this planet have a natural right to clean, potable water. Meanwhile, RT’s Abby Martin reports that the watchdog group Corporate Accoun ...

Gardens Above Power Below

April 30, 2014 - by Brian Berletic Underutilized rooftops and roadways are catching the attention of creative communities around the world turning wasted space into gardens and power plants. ProgressTH looks at a few examples of how people are turning wasted space into productive sanctuaries and localized powerhous ...

EU Project Uses Sun to Turn Water and CO2 Into Jet Fuel

April 29, 2014 - US Navy also recently turned seawater into jet fuel. Solar reactor Activist Post An EU-funded research project called SOLAR-JET has produced the world's first "solar" jet fuel from water and carbon dioxide (CO2). Researchers have for the first time successfully demonstrated th ...

3D Printing Houses and the Barn-Raising of Tomorrow

April 29, 2014 - Brian Berletic Activist Post Chinese company WinSun Decoration Design Engineering has made headlines by constructing 10 houses in one day using a large-scale 3D printer. The gantry-style machine extrudes quick-drying concrete in layers to create blocks and other components that are then put into ...

Electric Plane Prototype Successfully Piloted

April 26, 2014 - CBC Video Report: Electric Plane Prototype Successfully Piloted -

Strike Back: Support Your Local Community Agriculture and Defund Big Agra

April 19, 2014 - Aaron Dykes Activist Post One way to fight the power of Big Agra and, in turn, fight for issues you care about – like, perhaps, promoting Organic food, avoiding pesticides and GMOs, or promoting the local economy – is to support your local farmer. Just who is your local farmer, anywa ...

Is This New Device a Solution for Free Clean Drinking Water?

April 14, 2014 -   by Kevin Samson Fresh water supplies are under assault on multiple fronts. Front page news at the moment are the effects of the ongoing droughts in California and Brazil - both are incredibly important areas to the global food supply. At the same time, corporate hoarding of fresh water i ...

Can't Find a Job? Join a Timebank

April 9, 2014 - Jeffrey Green Activist Post Increasing long-term unemployment may be responsible for the booming gray economy. With the job participation rate in America at all-time lows, nearly 92 million able-aged adults are not working but are still able to contribute a service, even if that's merel ...

Introducing 'The Spark'

April 9, 2014 - Tony Cartalucci Activist Post "The Spark"(Facebook / Vimeo) is an interesting and ongoing grassroots project that fits in well with an older article featured on LocalOrg titled, "Decentralizing Big-Retail." The article illustrated the waste, disparity, and exploitation promoted by the current "bi ...

Make a 55-Gallon Compost Tumbler Fast Cheap and Easy

April 7, 2014 - Rady Ananda Activist Post Good for the environment, composting may be the single most important supplement added to your garden soil. Compost is nutrient-rich humus that fuels plant growth, suppresses disease, and revitalizes depleted soils, all while recycling your kitchen scraps. Done right, it ...

How To Build A 50 Greenhouse In Your Yard Free Plans

April 6, 2014 - by Joe Martino Is it time that we all became a little more self reliant? I think so. When we look at the fact that the mainstream idea of food production is becoming more and more out of touch with nature, it becomes clear that we need to begin thinking about growing our own food. While we can t ...

The Changing Face of Revolution: 3 Inspiring People Who are Undermining the Matrix

April 4, 2014 - Alex Pietrowski Activist Post The matrix has us. It surrounds and keeps us busy working diligently within its nifty little paradigms, hard at work at our own enslavement and self-destruction. Behind the scenes of every aspect of life are codes, regulations, rules and agendas we cannot see, but ye ...

Is indifference and hostility to life a leadership requirement?

March 19, 2014 - Jon Rappoport Activist Post An allied question: do elites plan to supersede Nature with a technocratic, synthetic substitute? I believe the answer to both questions is yes. And at the core, this plan is based on the premise that humans are simply a group species, a mass, a biological eruption t ...

Permaculture: A Healthy Sustainable Alternative to Big-Agra

March 12, 2014 - by David Ring Permaculture is a combination of two words, permanent culture, which evolved from a previous and narrower definition, permanent agriculture. It is a way of life which nurtures and propagates a healthy and sustainable lifestyle, guided by its three tenets: earth care, people care, a ...

College Student Intercepts Food Waste For the Hungry

February 27, 2014 - Heather Callaghan Activist Post Maybe you've been reading one too many bleak and scolding articles about drought, waste, gluttony and insane bureaucratic mandates that create food waste and scoop food from hungry mouths. Let's hear about someone who did something about it. This is one young man ...

Using Nature to Solve Nature's Problems

February 25, 2014 - Heather Callaghan Activist Post Innovative Solving of Nature With Nature Daniel Salatin, the son of popular Polyface Farms' Joel Salatin, has combined animals to maximize space and uses "nature to solve nature's problems." A fascinating new mini-film by Kristin Canty, who brought us Farmaggedon ...

5 New Solutions For Growing Healthy Produce Indoors

February 25, 2014 - Jeffrey Green Activist Post An increasing number of people are moving into urban environments and away from traditional agriculture. As a consequence, those who have a mind for self-sufficiency can find themselves falling short. Storable foods are of course an important part of every emergency p ...

Unite and Conquer: Fighting Back Against the Oligarchy

February 19, 2014 - James Corbett People are finding all sorts of new ways to come together regardless of political or philosophical or racial or class distinction to create vibrant, alternative communities of like-minded people interested in finding solutions to humanity's problems. Find out more about the collabora ...

Take Back Concert Tour 2014 to Promote NDAA Resistance

February 19, 2014 - Activist Post Several national and local artists, inspirational speakers, and activists are coming together for an NDAA Resistance concert tour this spring. Artists include Saving Abel, The Siren, Jordan Page, Tatiana Moroz, and more, with nationally renowned speakers from across the political sp ...

8 Compelling Reasons to Visit Your Health Food Store

February 18, 2014 - Heather Callaghan Activist Post There are benefits to buying online, but there are also some grave concerns with the direction of online purchases. Big box stores might claim to be interested in consumer demand and start stocking health products, but is that really so? And will they be there at t ...

The Ground Breaking Mathematics That Proves Free Energy Is Possible

January 31, 2014 - Joe Martino Activist Post It has been said that the ability to prove that free energy is possible is non-existent because it defies various physical laws. But what if those physical laws are not entirely correct? What if the mathematics that proves the possibility of free energy was just not know ...

Free Energy - From Suppression To Manifestation

January 30, 2014 - Mark Passio This is the presentation Mark Passio delivered at the second annual Tesla Memorial Conference in New York, NY. WhatOnEarthIsHappening.com TeslaScienceFoundation.org

10 Reasons To Join The Global March Against Geoengineering

January 24, 2014 - Global March Nicholas West and Zen Gardner Activist Post The debate over the "conspiracy" known as chemtrails, a major part of the growing geoengineering program, has shifted from the existence of the program, to how and why it is being employed. Environmental activism has been s ...

Now You're In Charge

January 21, 2014 - image source Julian Rose Activist Post Like others fortunate enough to have time to read, reflect and absorb the information put out on sites like this, you have no doubt acquired a pretty reasonable grasp of what's going on in the World. Yet this knowledge comes with a certain p ...

An Important Message For Friends

January 12, 2014 - Jon David Miller Activist Post Below is a message I have recently shared with many of my friends. Most of them have seemed very unaware of what is unfolding in this world. My hope has been to motivate them to dig a little deeper and learn more, then better prepare themselves and share the knowled ...

2014: Let The Year Of The Solutions Begin

January 2, 2014 - The New Mental Combat Zone Bernie Suarez Activist Post How can we (humanity) defeat the globalists if we don’t have a specific plan? Thus we need an idea on how to move forward; that is, cut into the march toward global tyranny that we are in now. This march toward global tyranny is bein ...

Can we heal our differences?

December 24, 2013 - Jon Rappoport Activist Post Is it possible? Is it possible to do without invoking and pushing a particular belief? It appears that we are here to supply an answer to that question—all the while trying to fend off men who are determined to capitalize on our disagreements, exacerbate them, a ...
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