October 29, 2012
Dr. Mae Wan Ho is a genetic biochemist and bio-physicist who has become one of the world’s most sought after public speakers and a prolific writer with over 400 publications in scientific and popular magazines. She has published many books including her very important study Genetic Engineering: Dream or Nightmare, and her classic text The Physics of Organisms. Dr. Ho has also written extensively about the global and scientific problems and catastrophic threats associated with the genetic modification of crops. She was the designated expert of the International Cartagena Biosafety Protocol, which included 578 scientists from around the world, who state that the greatest threat mankind in the new millennium is not nuclear war, but genetic engineering.
Besides her distinguished career as a scientist, she is also a major critic of neo-Darwinian thought and genetic engineering. She was a senior researcher at Queen Elizabeth University and the Open University at Milton Keynes co-founding the Institute of Science and Society in London, a not-for-profit organization promoting social responsibility at all sectors of society and pioneering new holistic and ecological approaches in science.
October 26, 2012
What are the dangers of another Obama administration or a new Romney GOP win?
Judge Jim Gray is the Vice Presidential candidate, running on the Libertarian Party ticket with former New Mexico governor Gary Johnson. Judge Gray currently presides over the civil trial calendar for the Superior Court of Orange County where he has served since 1989. He has devoted many years in social reform and civic philanthropy, especially in the areas of education, alcohol and drug programs and supporting centers for the treatment of psychological and physical trauma. He has also served in the Peace Corps and was a defense attorney in Navy JAG Corps during the Vietnam era. In 1998, he ran as a Republican candidate for the US Congress and in 2004 ran for the US Senate for the Libertarian Party. He is the author of two books: “Why Our Drug Laws Have Failed: A Judicial Indictment of the War on Drugs” and “Wearing the Robe: Art and Responsibilities of Judging in Today’s Courts”
October 25, 2012
Lori Grace is a philanthropist for progressive health and environmental causes and the owner of an organic farming operation on the Hawaiian island of Maui. She is the founder and executive director of a nonprofit organization for health and environmental education, The Sunrise Center, Marin County California – one of the very few legislative GMO free counties in the nation.
Lori is deeply involved in supporting the efforts to pass the Calfironia Proposition 37 requiring labeling of GMOs and has been conduit for receiving information about the disinformation campaign underway by the Big Agriculture and Chemical industry to defeat the proposition.
October 24, 2012
Recent trends in Elections and the Middle East
Gerald Celente is one of today’s pioneers in trend strategy. He founded the Trends Research Institute and is the publisher of the Trends Journal that has been in operation since 1980. He has since been one of the nation’s most sought after diagnosticians and forecasters on domestic and international events.
Gerald’s insights have been sought for by major networks, PBS and BBC, Russian TV, and publications such as the Economist and major newspapers.
October 23, 2012
Gene silencing and its risks from dsRNA in GMO Wheat study in Australia
Heidi Stevenson is a leading health advocate, investigative writer, and supporter of holistic, alternative health practice in the UK. She's an iatrogenic survivor whose prior career in computer science, research, and writing was lost as a result. She has turned her skills towards exposing the modern medical scam and the politics surrounding it, along with providing information about the effectiveness of much alternative natural medicine. Heidi is a member of the World Homeopathic Community where she publishes a column and edits the British health website Gaia Health.
October 22, 2012
The latest in health and nutrition
Anarchy, rational and irrational fears
Growth, the false god
Increasing diagnosis of mental illness in children
Mobile phones and brain tumors
October 19, 2012
Our national Nuclear Roulette – a look at the truth behind the most dangerous energy source on earth
Gar Smith is the editor emeritus of the prestigious environmental publication Earth Island Journal and is co-founder of Environmentalists Against War. A veteran environmental journalist Gar has won numerous investigative reporting awards, including several from Project Censored. He is the founder of the online reporting service, The Edge, sponsored by the Earth Island Institute. In the past he covered revolutions in Central America and has engaged in environmental campaigns on the three continents.
In recent years, Gar’s focus has been on the lack of safety and the human and environmental risks of nuclear power. His book “Nuclear Roulette: The Truth About the Most Dangerous Energy on Earth” being recognized highly by Helen Caldicott, Vandana Shiva, Karl Grossman and others has just been released.
October 18, 2012
Romney Secretly Made Millions, and his Biggest Donors Billions,Off the Auto Bail-out and Seized Delphi Auto Parts via "Extortion" Then moved almost all plants to China - 25,000 jobs lost
Greg Palast is a journalist’s journalist, with the BBC and the British newspaper The Guardian, who has been called by the Tribune in the UK “the most important investigative journalist in our time.” He has won many awards including from the Financial Times, the National Press Club and the George Orwell Courage in Journalism
He holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago and for five years has been a racketeering investigator for BBC Televisions premier current affairs show Newsnight
His most recent book co-authored with cartoonist Ted Rall is “Billionaires and Ballot Bandits: How to Steal and Election in 9 Easy Steps.”
Newsbreaker: do all reactors emit radiation; what if plant loses power
Joseph Mangano is the Executive Director of the Radiation and Public Health Project – a nonprofit organization founded by scientists and physicians to understand the relationships between low level nuclear radiation and public health and the risks of diseases such as cancer and damage to newborns.
Joe has published numerous articles and letters in medical and other journals in addition to books, including Low Level Radiation and Immune System Disorders: An Atomic Era Legacy. There he examines the connection between radiation exposure and current widespread health problems.
October 17, 2012
What was not said in the presidential debate with regard to the environment
Jack Smith - Obama's war record
5 ways deregulation is ripping America apart
The legacy of Iraq
and more …
October 16, 2012
How and why America performs so poorly in health care, safety, education, democracy and equality among the world’s developed nations
Prof. Howard Friedman is an adjunct professor at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and a leading statistician and health economist at the United Nations. In the past he worked with larger multilateral institutions such as UNICF, the World Health Organization, the World Bank, UNDP and UNESCO, as well as with directing data analysis for the corporate world. He received his doctorate in biomedical engineering from Johns Hopkins University.
His articles have appeared on the Huffington Post, Salon.com and other progressive media sites. His most recent book – “The Measure of a Nation: How to Regain America’s Competitive Edge and Boost Our Global Standing – presents a clear statistical analysis of the US with other developed nations on metrics of health, safety, education, democracy and governance and equality to reveal how and why the US is rapidly declining to the bottom of the heap.
October 15, 2012
The Nobel Peace Prize award to the European Union
Prof. Francis Boyle is a professor of international law at the University of Illinois Law School who has a long career as an anti-war activist and upholder of human rights. He has served as a counsel to Bosnia and Herzegovina and was a legal advisor to the Palestinian delegation during the Middle East Peace negotiations from 1991 to 1993. Prof. Boyle has served on the board of directors of Amnesty International, and the Council for Responsible Genetics. He drafted the legislation for what became the Biological Weapons Anti-Terrorism Act in 1989 which was signed into law by the first Bush administration. He has been a strong opponent of the current Afghan and Iraq wars, and was an advocate for bringing international arrest warrants against George W Bush, Cheney and others in the Bush administration.
Prof. Boyle is a sharp critic of the Nobel committee’s selections for the Peace Prize when completely unwarranted and in opposition to the original intents and purposes of the award. He himself has been qualified for making nominations for the Nobel Peace Prize since 1976 while teaching international law at Harvard.
He has published numerous papers in law reviews and his most recent book is “The Palestinian Right to Return Under International Law” (Clarity Press)
October 14, 2012
Gary recalls a recent visit to the doctor and the potential dangers of Asprin. He shares ideas for ways to relieve pain and stress and reminds audiences to wash after using the bathroom.
Callers ask about the best fish to eat, raw cruciferous vegetables, and baths versus showers.
October 12, 2012
CONVERSATIONS WITH REMARKABLE MINDS
The GMO debate, recent experiences in India with Vandana Shiva
Frances Moore Lappe is the author of 16 books, including her 1971 bestseller Diet for a Small Planet which influenced millions of people about the causes of hunger and the food choices we make. Since then Frances has become one of the nation’s leading social activists and an invaluable intellectual resource and visionary for a new democratic social movement. Towards this end, she has founded the Small Planet Institute and the Center for Living Democracy. She has received numerous awards including the Right Livelihood Award (the Alternative Nobel Prize).
Frances most recent book is “EcoMind: Changing the Way We Think to Create the World We Want” which argues that instead of becoming overcome by fear, guilt and despair towards our environmental and social crises, we need to make efforts to alter our mental constructs to embrace a commitment to positive action.
October 11, 2012
CONVERSATIONS WITH REMARKABLE MINDS
Creating a progressive manifesto for a new American economy
Prof. James Gustave Speth is one of America’s true progressive leaders in the environmental movement and was the co-founder of the National Resources Defense Council and served as a CEO of the United Nations Development Program. He is currently a Professor of Law at the University of Vermont and the former dean of Yale University’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. for the past four decades. In the past Prof. Speth served as the chairman of President Jimmy Carter’s Council on Environmental Quality under President Carter and he was a senior advisor on President Clinton’s transition team. He has received many awards for his stance on dealing with global environmental problems, including Japan’s prestigious Blue Planet Prize for lifetime creative, visionary leadership.
Prof. Speth is the author of several books, and his latest is the largest in scope – “America the Possible: Manifesto for a New Economy”
October 10, 2012
Newsmaker: Independent study into NY metropolitan's air quality and its diverse foreign particles
William Bryant Logan is a certified arborist and president of Urban Arborists, Inc., a Brooklyn-based tree company. Logan has won numerous Quill and Trowel Awards from the Garden Writers of America and won a 2012 Senior Scholar Award from the New York State chapter of the International Society of Arborists. Bill is currently on faculty at the New York Botanical Gardens and is the author of “Oak” and “Dirt”, the latter of which was made into an award-winning documentary. The same filmmakers are currently planning a documentary based upon his most recent publication “Air: The Restless Shaper of the World” which probes the scientific research into the many ways we interact with air and the effects of global warming.
Vaccine Awareness Month, and the progressive political agenda moving into the future
Sallie Elkordy is a progressive activist and citizen lobbyist running for Congress to fill the vacancy in my district, New York’s 9th District in Brooklyn and Queens. For almost two decades she has been active in establishing a U. S. Department of Peace, promoting Anti-trafficking legislation and opposing Vaccine increases and mandates. The most recent trip I made to Albany, was to advocate against health insurance legislation, written to the detriment of the Autistic people it was supposed to have helped.
She campaigns to gain support for legislation that promotes U. S. military withdrawal from Afghanistan and Libya, and is trying to stop Senate bill #S.981-The National Defense Authorization Act and is campaigning against both the Food Modernization Act (genetically modified organisms in our food) and against The National Patriot Act (searches without a judge’s warrant, wiretaps, and all without recourse for those targeted).
She is one of the primary promoters of the Billion Toddlers March for Survival, a worldwide effort to bring awareness of the threats that Thermo-Nuclear War, Vaccines, Chemtrails, GMOs pose to children worldwide.
October 9, 2012
Dr. Toni Bark is a pediatric physician and a prestigious homeopathic doctor practicing in the Chicago area. This year she was awarded the honor of vice president of the American Institute of Homeopathy. In addition to receiving her medical degree from Rush Medical College and pediatric internship at NYU, she has degrees in psychology, a masters in Healthcare Emergency Management from Boston University Medical School, is a trained hypnotherapist under Dr. Ericca Fromm with the American Society for Clinical Hypnosis and has been a student and practitioner of holistic medicine since 1993.
Dr. Bark is a regular guest speaker at the University of Chicago and has contributed to numerous books on homeopathy. She has contributed to Louise Habakus and Mary Holland’s important book Vaccine Epidemic, and is featured in radio, television and continues to teach and lecture on homeopathy and health in the Chicago area.
Her website and blog is www.Disease-Reversal.com
October 8, 2012
Continuation of why we have taken our democracy for granted
Chris Hedges on "the good war"
Dr. Samuel Epstein and mammograms
and more …
October 5, 2012
The US government’s blatant violation of federal food safety regulations and corruption over the approval of GMOs
Steven Druker is a public interest attorney and founder of the Alliance for Bio-Integrity – a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of human and environmental health through sustainable and safe technologies. Steven was the initiator of a major and little known lawsuit against the US FDA over the approval of GMOs in violation of federal safety codes. Although Druker and other plaintiffs in the scientific and religious communities lost the suit, it nevertheless resulted in the release of 10s of 1000s of pages from the FDA files proving illegal wrongdoing in favor of the biotech industry and Monsanto. Steven is now international speaker on consumer interests and protections, especially against GMO and its biotechnology and meets with government heads worldwide to warn of food safety threats. He is the author of a recent book – “Altered Genes , Twisted Truth” which details the lawsuit over GMOs and reveals the critical issues from the damaging documentation he received during the legal proceedings. The book is pending final completion, but the first part can be downloaded from free from Amazon.
October 4, 2012
Update on solar activity, how the sun’s behavior influences life on earth and the solar cycles that we are now entering
Lawrence Joseph is a seasoned investigative journalist who has been writing on science, nature, politics and business for over 25 years for such publications as the New York Times, Discover, Huffington and others.
During the past several years Larry has been conducting in depth research into the 2012 phenomenon – but not just the religious dimensions, , but science, such as contemporary solar physics, astronomical phenomena, and climatic changes.
He has written several books dealing with the impact of solar activity and climate change on civilization. His most recent book, just released, is “Solar Cataclysm: How the Sun Shaped the Past and What We Can Do to Save Our Future” which is a continuation of his earlier publications dealing with the science behind the potential catastrophes resulting solar activity, energy, polar cap melts, climate change and agriculture.
October 3, 2012
Why ginger could save your life
Genetically modified toxins and pregnant women
Latest report on HPV vaccine
5 myths about American education
and more …
October 2, 2012
Israeli Defense Forces veterans speaking out on military operations and actions in the Occupied Territories
YEHUDA SHUAL was born and raised in Jerusalem in an ultra-Orthodox family. After graduating from a yeshiva high school in a Jewish settlement on the West Bank, Shaul served in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), achieving the rank of commander and platoon sergeant, and was posted in the Palestinian towns of Bethlehem, Hebron and Ramallah on the West Bank. In 2004, Shaul founded Breaking the Silence with a group of fellow veterans; he serves as the organization’s Co-Director and Foreign Relations Officer.
AVNER GVARYAHU, 27, served in the IDF in the paratroops, where he attained the rank of staff sergeant. After his discharge, he worked at Breaking the Silence as a researcher. Avner is a third-year student in the School of Social Work and lives in Tel Aviv.
October 1, 2012
The majority of Russian produce grown on small family plots
Big Pharma says your kids are crazy
Climate change - what can we do?
Guantanamo Bay - American Police State
and more …