News on recycling vs. consumption, then on the desertification crisis, then discussion of Naomi Wolf's criticism of Snowden, plus listener calls and feedback. Plus the latest in health and nutrition and more!
Today Gary shares commentary from Ralph Nader, "The Age of Corporate Treason." Then, a commentary from Norman Pollack, "Political Structural Sadomasochism to Ensure Global Power." Then, a letter from a doctor who awakened to how bad medicine is. Also, information on healing including the dangers of Splenda and more!
Today Gary gives the latest on health and nutrition including anti-aging super foods, necessary nutrients for women to prevent breast cancer, the safety of Splenda, and super foods for a healthy gut. From the public health segment a letter from Dr. Kelly Brogan on psychiatry's paradigm and the flu vaccine. Then, the father of ADHD's admission. Then a commentary on the pathetic qualifications necessary to become a pathetic president. And more!
Gary discusses the latest in health and healing, and then interviews a woman on her ongoing reversal of Alzheimer's disease. Finally, we hear a discussion on Edward Snowden with Chris Hedges.
The latest in health and nutrition - on exercise turning bad fat into good fat, cranberry juice, the Philippines adapting a principal to protect its people and food supply, and benefits of vitamin K. From the environmental segment, discussion on increase in fires in the United States. Also today, climate change is like an atom bomb? Then from Ralph Nader, corporatizing national security. And more!
The latest news in health and nutrition, the environment, and politcs, plus The revved up assault on nutritional supplements and alternative, natural medicine with Toni Bark.
CONVERSATIONS WITH REMARKABLE MINDS
The need for a revolution in Nutritional Science and failures of reductionist science in understanding the medicinal properties of food
For over forty years Dr. T. Colin Campbell has been at the forefront of nutrition research. He is currently the Jacob Gould Schuman Professor Emeritus of Nutritional Biochemistry at Cornell University . He is also Chairman of Paraclsian Inc and an Advisory Board Member of The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. Dr. Campbell was the primary force behind the China Project, the most comprehensive study ever performed on animal-based diets’ relationship to disease as a joint venture between Cornell and Oxford universities and the Chinese Academy of Preventative Medicine over a 20 years period. The study investigated a dozen different cancers and other diseases. He is the author of the groundbreaking book
His most recent book is “Whole: Rethinking the Science of Nutrition” which goes into the cutting little understood cutting edge science for why a whole food plant based diet provides optimal nutrition and why orthodox nutritional reductionism endangers maximal health. His website is www.TColinCampbell.org
What evidence have former intelligence whistleblowers given us of NSA spying and surveillance of Americans phones, emails, internet activities, with Stephen Kohn.
The Obama administration's military posturing against Syria and its support of jihadist Syrian rebel organizations, with Stephen Zunes.
Stephen Kohn is one of the nation’s leading advocates for corporate and government whistleblowers and has a long record spanning over 25 years of court victories on behalf of individuals bringing the truth to the public about corruption, fraud and misdemeanors. He is the Executive Director of the National Whistleblower Center in Washington and a Trustee of the National Whistleblower Legal Defense and Education Fund. Stephen has testified in Congress and counseled the Senate Judiciary to protect whistleblower well being. He is the author of the first legal treatise on whistleblower back in 1985 and has since published numerous articles and books. His website is www.Whistleblowers.org
Prof. Stephen Zunes is a Professor of Politics and International Studies at the University of San Francisco, where he chairs the program in Middle Eastern Studies. He is recognized as one the country’s leading scholars of U.S. Middle East policy and of strategic nonviolent action, Professor Zunes received his PhD. from Cornell University and previously served on the faculty of Ithaca College, the University of Puget Sound, and Whitman College. He serves as a senior policy analyst for the Foreign Policy in Focus project of the Institute for Policy Studies, an associate editor of Peace Review, a contributing editor of Tikkun, and chair of the academic advisory committee for the International Center on Nonviolent Conflict. Among his publications, the most recent is “Western Sahara: War, Nationalism and Conflict Irresolution” His website is www.StephenZunes.org
A look at trends during this summer – surveillance state and a slowed growth, weakened economy, with Gerald Celente.
Gerald Celente is one of today’s pioneers in trend strategy. He founded the Trends Research Institute in Kingston NY and is the publisher of the Trends Journal that has been in publication since 1980. He has since been an internationally sought expert by diagnosticians, forecasters and independent and foreign media.
Prior NSA and government domestic surveillance of American citizens
New York Times has called Carl Mayer, a populist crusader and maverick lawyer.” He runs the Mayer Law Group in Princeton NJ. Carl has been featured on 60 Minutes for his undercover work in exposing rampant corruption and criminality in New Jersey politics. For years he has been opposed to the efforts by corporations to use the Bill of Rights to shield and protect wrongful behavior. The New York Times has called him a “populist crusader and maverick lawyer” fighting for people’s rights. He is a magna cum laude graduate from Princeton, and received his JD from the University of Chicago and an LLM degree from Harvard Law School
Carl represented Chris Hedges, Daniel Ellsberg and other plaintiffs in their suit against Obama and his National Defense Authorization Act provision permitting indefinite detention of Americans and for the Act’s vagueness in defining what constitutes support of hostilities towards the US. He has also worked alongside the Electronic Frontier Foundation its cases against government surveillance and spying on the internet. His website is www.CarlMayer.com