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Plant used in Native American medicine may be stronger than modern drugs, CU study finds

By Kurt Sevits /Posted at;thedenverchannel.com - DENVER – A plant used for generations by natives in both the United States and Mexico may be better at treating certain parasitic infections than currently available pharmaceuticals, according to new research by scientists at the … Continue ...

Why It's Dangerous to Condition Your Hair After a Nuclear Attack

By Laura Geggel, Senior Writer/Posted at;.livescience.com - Credit: Agnieszka Marcinska/Shutterstock Last week, when North Korea was threatening to send a ballistic missile toward the U.S. territory of Guam, the island's inhabitants were warned that in the case of a nuclear … Continue ...

Using music to help unlock Alzheimer's patients' memories

Posted at;cbsnews.com - NEW YORK , Each week, the DJ spins oldies but goodies at the Todt Hill Senior Center on Staten Island. Also taking a spin is 74-year-old Carol Daly, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's 12 years ago. CBS News … Continue reading → The post Using music to help unlock ...

Music News: Bonnie Tyler to sing 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' during total eclipse of the sun

By Jay Gabler /Posted at;mprnews.org/ - Bonnie Tyler performs in Germany in 2014. Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for KARE Design For the right audience, this is a once-in-a-lifetime pop culture dream come true: Bonnie Tyler will perform her 1983 hit “Total Eclipse of the Heart” during ...

Why bad cops usually get away with brutish behaviour

Choosing to believe the best of law enforcement gets ever harder when the evidence available is so discouraging. Dafonte Miller was beaten with a metal pipe last December in Whitby, allegedly by two brothers, one of whom was an off-duty … Continue reading → The post Why bad cops usually ...

The White Lies of Craft Culture - Eater

How the world of small batch, single origin, and totally artisanal erases the people of color who made it possible by Lauren Michele Jackson  Illustrations by Richie Pope Posted at;.eater.com Last fall, the chef Sean Brock and brewmaster Ryan Coker of Revelry Brewing unveiled a collaboration ...

Brazilian supreme court upholds land rights of indigenous people

Land rights activists applaud rejection of case brought by Brazilian state that claimed it was due compensation for award of territory to native inhabitants  A member of Brazil's riot police trains his gun at Brazilian Indians during a demonstration against … Continue reading → The post ...

ALT-LEFT????

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com It was bad enough when the haters on the right decided that alt- right had a more benign sound to it than White SUPREMIST or Nazi or Klan; it didn't work we still knew what it … Continue reading → The post ALT-LEFT???? appeared ...

VA leader tolerates staffer who talks of sending hippies to 'the ovens'

By Brad Schrade - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution The head of VA's national health care enrollment office in Atlanta exchanged a series of unprofessional and racially charged instant messages with another VA employee — raising new doubts about the leadership of … Continue reading → ...

Beachgoers see a 'UFO-like object' floating in China

A black ringed UFO-like object was spotted above a Chinese beach on August 12 Onlookers said the object changed shape and later disappeared in clouds Web users said it was just flame effect used by a nearby playground during show  … Continue reading → The post Beachgoers see a 'UFO-like ...

Some great Elvis songs you probably never heard 

By SEAN FORD/Posted at;.theadvocate.com. - Just about everyone knows the core Elvis Presley Hits. Heartbreak Hotel, Hound Dog, Don't Be Cruel, In the Ghetto, Love Me Tender, Blue Suede Shoes and so on. The legendary rocker recorded hundreds of songs, … Continue reading → The post Some ...

Monday I Said Goodbye to My Neighbors

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com I wrote about my next door neighbors a few times over the years. They bought the house next to me after the lady who owned it had to move into a nursing facility. The dad of … Continue reading → The post Monday I Said Goodbye to ...

A New Comp of 70s Underground Rock Tells Tales of Dope Fiends and Bad Trips

By Tim Scott/Posted at;noisey.vice.com/ - 'Acid Nightmares' is a double album that documents the creeping existential dread of the 70s hard rock scene. By the mid-70s the hippie movement was looking pretty sick. The free love mantra was getting tired … Continue reading → The post A New ...

'Hahahaha love this': Cop praises white nationalist running over protesters — then claims he's 'not a racist'

By DAVID EDWARDS/Posted at;rawstory.com/ - police officer stationed in Springfield, Massachusetts reacted to the news that a suspected white nationalist used his car to kill one protester and injure at least 19 other people. Hahahaha love this, maybe people shouldn't … Continue reading → ...

20 Years Old

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com It's Sunday morning as I write this. I just finished the morning paper and watched the news on two different channels. They all agreed on the white nationalist/Nazi loving murderer who drove his car into the counter … Continue ...

Indigenous artworks to travel the US, sharing stories of Australia's first people

By Brooke Wylie/Posted at;abc.net.au/ - PHOTO: Visiting student Imami Willford said she felt closer to the artists through the curatorial process. RELATED STORY: Call for corporate Australia to invest in remote Indigenous art centres RELATED STORY: … Continue reading → The post ...

White supremacy: Are US right-wing groups on the rise?

Posted at;BBC.com - The deadly violence on the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia, comes at a time of a dramatic rise in prominence of far-right movements in the US. The election of Donald Trump to the White House has been cited … Continue reading → The post White supremacy: Are US ...

Alice Cooper, daughter Ashley offer deep and loving tributes to Glen Campbell

Close friend, Alice Cooper, and daughter, Ashley offer most genuine Glen Campbell tributes. Screencap FOX 10 Phoenix/YouTubeBy  Tresa Patterson  /Posted at;us.blastingnews.com/ - Rock-theatre icon #Alice Cooper had some of the most personal, profound, and heartfelt memories of another master, ...

10 Reasons I'm A Hippie Mom & Not Even A Little Sorry, Man

By Jamie Kenney/Posted at;romper.com Six years in the mom game and I still don't quite know what a “hippie mom” is. I guess I could base it on things I've done that have prompted others to tell me, “You're such … Continue reading → The post 10 Reasons I'm A Hippie Mom & ...

Psych, Rock, and Moonlight Anthems: An Interview with Super Doppler

Super Doppler's Michael Adkins takes time in the midst of his band's U.S. tour to talk 'Moonlight Anthems' and its '70s-inspired sound. BY SARA SANTORA /Posted at;http://atwoodmagazine.com - With the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles' famous Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club … Continue reading ...

How Surfing Was Used in Its Early History As a Vehicle for US Imperialism and Capitalism 

By Dylan Heyden/Posted attheinertia.com/ - As of late, I've found myself frustrated with the played out portrayal of surfing as a mechanism through which one can achieve enlightenment and inner peace. Compounding days with minimal surf in the forecast are … Continue reading → The post ...

Conspiracy theorists are anticipating a collision between Earth and Nibiru after the August eclipse

By tech2 News Staff Posted at;firstpost.com - Conspiracy theorists are claiming that the Earth will be destroyed in a cataclysmic collision with the mysterious planet Nibiru during the August solar eclipse. The solar eclipse will be the first total solar … Continue reading → The post ...

These Artists Are Making Music With Sonic Weapons

BY MEG MILLER/Posted at;fastcodesign.com - Sound can be an incredibly powerful, spiritual, and transportive force. It can also be weaponized. Contemporary use of sound warfare dates back to World War II, when Albert Speer, Hitler's Chief Architect, invented an acoustic canon … Continue ...

How a 'Hippie Clinic' in the Haight-Ashbury Started a Medical Revolution

Inside the Haight Ashbury Free Medical Clinic in its earliest days. The clinic opened on June 7, 1967, and remained open past midnight. This photo was taken by Gene Anthony, who chronicled much of the Summer of Love. (Gene Anthony/David … Continue reading → The post How a 'Hippie Clinic' ...

Hippie nemesis Abe Snidanko dies at 79

JOHN MACKIE/Posted at;.theprovince.com - RCMP officer Abe Snidanko in his red-serge uniform. Snidanko was the RCMP's premier narcotics agent in Vancouver during the hippie era, and inspired the Cheech and Chong character Sgt. Stadanko in the movies Up in … Continue reading → The post ...

A new generation of “hippies” seeking meaning beyond the Mall

By Barbara RayAdulthood: What's the Rush?Posted at;psychologytoday.com - A new generation of “hippies” seeking meaning beyond the Mall “Just start something” could be the tagline of this generation. In interviewing young people, it strikes me that in some ways, this … ...

The Science Behind Smudging

By Tanja Taljaard /Posted at;upliftconnect.com Understanding All of the Benefits of this Ancient Tradition Using the smoke from sacred fires, or burning herbs or incense as a purification ceremony or ritual has been a common practice amongst many traditions throughout … Continue reading ...

PAY ATTENTION, This Is Happening Here

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com Yes, whether you know it or if you think it's benign or just funny it is happening: Media scholar on Trump TV: This is Orwellian, and it's happening right now, right here' The president has launched … Continue reading → The post ...

1960's Counterculture Band Grateful Dead Translated Into Hebrew

I will sing to Hashem as long as I live; all my life I will chant hymns to my God.' Psalms 104:33 Poster for the Grateful Dead's show at Boston Music Hall in 1971. By … Continue reading → The post 1960's Counterculture Band Grateful Dead Translated Into Hebrew appeared first on Worldwide ...

Ducati Scrambler hippies and hipsters

By Matthew DeBord/Posted at;businessinsider.com - I'm a hippie and a hipster. Matthew DeBord/BI I recently took a short vacation to Bologna, Italy and while I was there I spent some time at the Ducati factory and museum. Ducati is a very … Continue reading → The post Ducati Scrambler ...

a MAGICAL Spot run by HIPPIES, ANARCHISTS and FREE THINKERS - the village of Ruigoord in the Netherlands

By edje/Posted at;steemit.com/ - Last weekend I enjoyed the 2017 edition of Landjuweel festival at Ruigoord, a 5 days event and one of the highlights of the year. Ruigoord is a hippie village close … Continue reading → The post a MAGICAL Spot run by HIPPIES, ANARCHISTS and FREE THINKERS ...