Health Updates: benefits of fruits & veggies; ecosystems changing worldwide due to global warming; chicken, E coli contamination; whole foods boost mood; risks of disrupted sleep; 5 food meds to save your life; ADA funding fact sheet.
Commentaries: “The Real Invisible Hand: George Orwell, and Why We Got JOBs not Jobs” [John Atcheson 12Apr12 www.commondreams.org];
“Media Madness: Promoting Society's Worst, Ignoring Its Best” [Ralph Nader 12Apr12 www.commondreams.org]
E-mail: government waste in the NIH.
Charlene Spretnak is an internationally recognized post modern visionary and author’ among the first wave of originators of what is now commonly known as “eco-feminism” and feminine spirituality. She recently retired as a professor of women’s spirituality at the California Institute for Integral Studies. Her most recent book is “Relational Reality: New Discoveries of Interrelatedness that are Transforming the Modern World”. Discussing “Relational Shift”- a turn of consciousness towards higher values and progressive action that is urgently needed to stave off the energies controlling the political and corporate agenda of greed and self service.