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How Climate Science Deniers Manufacture Quotes to Convince You the United Nations Is One Big Socialist Plot

By Graham Readfearn • Posted at;desmogblog.com We're at that time of year when delegations from countries around the world gather for the latest round of United Nations climate negotiations — this time in Bonn, Germany. For climate science deniers, this is also the time of … Continue ...

The First Thanksgiving Parades Were Riots

The Fantastics parades were occasions of sometimes-violent revelry Thanksgiving in the 19th century was less Norman Rockwell, more Mardi Gras.  By Kat Eschner SMITHSONIAN.COM NOVEMBER 20, 2017 Turkey, cranberry sauce, stuffing, family… Thanksgiving … Continue reading → The post The ...

Henry Rollins: Art Should Be for Everyone, Not Just Those Who Can Afford It

By HENRY ROLLINS /Posted at;laweekly.com/ - Last week, Salvator Mundi, a painting said to be from the hand of Leonardo da Vinci, sold at Christie's for $450 million. The painting is, apparently, of Jesus Christ. It also looks a little like the Mona … Continue reading → The post ...

10 Real Life Moments from 1969 That Might Inspire Tarantino's Next Film

 Posted at;highsnobiety.com - Excitement has been building for Quentin Tarantino's new movie for months. While initial rumors pointed to the Manson Family murders as a potential point of focus for Tarantino's film, he later clarified, It's not Charles Manson, It's 1969.' Recently, Vanity ...

WHAT HIPPIE COMMUNE COOKBOOKS REVEAL ABOUT COMMUNAL LIVING

By MATTHEW WILLS /Posted at;daily.jstor.org/ - The True Light Beavers, the hippie authors of Feast via Harper's books If historic recipes are a form of folklore, what do the cookbooks from the American communes of the 1960s and 1970s tell us about the communards … Continue reading → ...

Manson's Dead, Big Deal.

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com I wonder how many trees died to give him the legendary title he enjoyed. I know I've read a tree or twos worth myself over the years. The press credited him with the death of the … Continue reading → The post Manson's Dead, Big ...

Then There's Only One Choice

By Wolfgang Borchert This month marks the 70th anniversary of the death of Wolfgang Borchert, a young German writer who was seriously wounded in World War II then imprisoned for resistance activities. Physically destroyed, he lived only two years after the … Continue reading → The post ...

John McLaughlin on his final US tour and playing with Miles Davis

By Greg Kot Contact ReporterChicago Tribune/Posted at;chicagotribune.com/ - John McLaughlin is in the midst of his final U.S. tour, but he will never forget the lesson he learned from his mentor and friend, Miles Davis, when he first played with the … Continue reading → The post John ...

Nebraska Approves KXL Route: Indigenous Groups Respond

Nebraska Approves KXL Route:  Indigenous Groups Respond Lincoln, NE - Today, November 20, 2017, the Nebraska Public Service Commission announced their approval of the permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline to cross through the state. Nebraska was one of … Continue reading → The post ...

The origin story of the peace sign

The origin story of the peace sign During the 1960s, photographer Jim Marshall captured the unlikely rise of a British-made symbol in American culture By Lauren Hansen/Posted at;http://theweek.com/ - The peace sign proves the power of simplicity. New York, 1964. | … Continue reading → ...

A Packing List to Send All Your Travel Woes Packing

Posted by Voyager - Sandy & Vyjay at;imvoyager.com - The sky was filled with a golden halo, the waves shone with the radiance of burning embers, the sun emerged from the sea like a huge incandescent Orange. My wife stood in silhouette … Continue reading → The post A Packing List to ...

15 black men arrested by same corrupt cop cleared of convictions - …routine for police misconduct…

Leonard Gipson, one of 15 convicted men, talks to reporters after a judge in Chicago threw out the convictions of the men, who say a corrupt Chicago police sergeant manufactured evidence that sent them to prison, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, … Continue reading → The post 15 black men ...

1968: The year Japan truly raised its voice

Hard hats: Nichidai Zenkyoto helmets | NATIONAL MUSEUM OF JAPANESE HISTORY; BY JOHN L. TRAN/Posted at;.japantimes.co.jp/ - During a recent conversation with a student in his sixth year at a university renowned to be an incubator for Japanese politicians, 23-year-old Atsugi … Continue reading ...

Doctor Who theme's co-creator honoured with posthumous PhD

Career of Delia Derbyshire, an under-appreciated electronic music pioneer, recognised by hometown university Delia Derbyshire in the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. Photograph: BBC Photolibrary By Helen Pidd North of England editor/Posted at;theguardian.com - The under-appreciated electronic music ...

TALKING TO A MAN WHO TALKED TO BEES

By Eugene S. Robinson/Posted at;ozy.com - WHY YOU SHOULD CARE Because a whole universe could be behind buzz.' Steve Cohen, whom we'd nicknamed Reverend Steve, passed me a handbill touting the accomplishments of Rama,' a spiritual guru and former acolyte of Sri … Continue reading → The ...

Seventy MILLION Dollars

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com Every now and then and for no reason I can fathom, I end up with a WALL STREET JOURNAL at my doorstep. Now, the WSJ is one of the last papers I'd order or need but … Continue reading → The post Seventy MILLION Dollars appeared ...

War Crimes as Policy

By Mark Taliano Global Research, November 17, 2017 Region: Middle East & North Africa Theme: Terrorism, US NATO War Agenda In-depth Report: SYRIA Despite appearances and differing ideologies, both the Kurds' SDF and ISIS are Western intelligence assets in Syria. Neither would exist in Syria ...

25 Pictures that Show Hippies' World of Peace and Love

by Alison Morris /Posted at;factsyoudidntknow.com  What started as a youth movement in San Francisco during the early 1960s soon spread around the world.  The hippie subculture began its development and the 'hippies' accompanied a counter-culture movement of peace, free love, and … Continue ...

The people that populate my place

CARLY THOMAS/STUFF/Posted at;stuff.co.nz/ We all need friends that we can run down a hill with. Carly Thomas continues her chaotic journey since buying a grand old country house and garden in rural Manawatū. I have a favourite T-shirt. My brother gave … Continue reading → The post The ...

DAKOTA ACCESS PIPELINE COMPANY PAID MERCENARIES TO BUILD CONSPIRACY LAWSUIT AGAINST ENVIRONMENTALISTS

By Alleen Brown, Will Parrish, Alice Speri /Posted at;theintercept.com/ Oil and Water The private security firm TigerSwan worked to build a RICO suit accusing Greenpeace, Earth First, and BankTrack of inciting protests to increase donations. VIEW MORE FROM THIS TIMELINE STORY THE PRIVATE ...

Secret London: Why you should go and explore Eel Pie Island

A new guide to London's hidden highlights By LUKE ABRAHAMS/Posted at;.standard.co.uk Hippie cults: The island was once home to one of the largest communes in the UK In an attempt to take you all out of your comfort zones, our Secret London … Continue reading → The post Secret London: ...

Sad day… Malcolm Mitchell Young  Dead at 64 - Co-founder AC/DC

Malcolm Mitchell Young  was an Australian musician and songwriter, best known as a co-founder, rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and songwriter for the hard rock band AC/DC. Except for a brief absence in 1988, he was with the … Continue reading → The post Sad day… Malcolm ...

Inside the first ever 'Flat Earth conference' where conspiracy theorists promise to 'reveal Nasa space lies' and prove our planet isn't spherical

First annual Flat Earth International Conference was held in North Carolina It was billed as a gathering for those who believe our planet is disc-shaped Event charged up to $249 per ticket and saw as many as 400 people attend … Continue reading → The post Inside the first ever 'Flat ...

Vancouver musician and artist Al Neil passes away at age 93

Jazz pianist and Cellar Jazz Club co-founder left an indelible mark on Vancouver's art and music scene By Karin Larsen, CBC News/Posted at;cbc.ca/ Influential musician and artist Al Neil passed away peacefully in hospital Thursday at age 93, according to friends. Perhaps … Continue reading ...

Keystone Pipeline Leaks 210,000 Gallons of Oil in South Dakota

TransCanada Corp.'s oil onto agricultural land in northeastern South Dakota, but state officials don't believe the leak polluted any surface water bodies or drinking water systems By Associated Press Posted at;snopes.com17 November 2017 PIERRE, S.D. — TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone … Continue ...

Henry Rollins: Russia Picked the Perfect Guy to Put in the Oval Office

By HENRY ROLLINS /Posted at;laweekly.com - Last night I was in the car and heard Trump and Vietnam's President Quang at a joint press conference. Hearing Trump read a prepared statement is to endure a petulant child who has no grasp of … Continue reading → The post Henry Rollins: ...

Thirsty beta male pays $2.9 Million to sleep with the 19 year old virgin model

Model sells her virginity for $3m to wealthy businessman. by ALEX /Posted at;http://redpilltimes.com/ Giselle, 19, put her virginity for sale on using the Cinderella Escorts website, a site that specializes in escort listings from around the world. A thirsty beta, Abu … Continue reading ...

An interview with William Eggleston

Michael Bonner November 16, 2017/Posted at;uncut.co.uk/ The legendary photographer embarks on a music career, aged 78… Photo by Peter Townsend It is early morning in Memphis and already the photographer William Eggleston is planning his next project. I'll be in Paris very … Continue ...

A Collection of Interesting Facts About Pop Culture Logos

By Wake/Posted at;tvovermind.com - How many symbols from pop culture can you honestly remember? It would kind of depend on how much TV you watch, how many movies you've been to, and whether or not you were a video game or … Continue reading → The post A Collection of Interesting Facts ...

The Modern-Day Hippy Commune On a Remote Spanish Beach

Papito at La Caleta. All photos by Nicolás Rodríguez Crespo. By Guillermo Rodríguez/Posted at;vice.com - Just miles from the centre of Tenerife's booming tourism strip, 20 people have are living as basic a life as possible. This article originally appeared … Continue reading → The ...

What's so scary about free speech on campus? - The Globe and Mail

By MARGARET WENTE/Poste at;theglobeandmail.com - Back in the 1960s, a free-speech movement swept North American campuses and launched a new era of social and political ferment. It was a heady, liberating time – time for dissent, challenge and dangerous ideas. It … Continue reading → ...

The dark, Machiavellian side of academia

By Simon Bennett /Posted at;http://troymedia.com/ - Overlooked by the mass media and given almost free rein, the academic world is a haven for bullies and antisocial behaviour According to the mass media, Hollywood and Westminster are awash with misogynists, pornographers, exploitationists and ...

Heading Back to the Shire

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com Amazon is turning The Lord of the Rings into a TV show Just in case the movies didn't do it for you https://www.theverge.com/2017/11/13/16644782/the-lord-of-the-rings-amazon-television-show Yeppers, looks like Tolkien's world is going to ...