Archives for August 1, 2014

The 161 Bankers Who Run the World | Veterans Today

In following video, Peter Phillips from Project Censored lays out exactly how the richest one-thousandth of 1% maintain iron control over the global economy and all so-called democratic governments. He cites a study Project Censored published in their Top 25 Censored Stories of 2012-2013 edition of the world’s most “integrated”* corporations and those with the […]

7 Rip-Offs Corporations and the Wealthy Don’t Want You to Know

1. Corporations Profit from Food Stamps It’s odd to think about billion-dollar financial institutions objecting to cuts in the SNAP program, but some of them are administrators of the program, collecting fees from a benefit meant for  children and other needy Americans, and enjoying subsidies of state tax money for services that could be performed […]

The 8-Hour Sleep Myth: Everything I Knew About Sleep Was Wrong

The 8-Hour Sleep Myth Pursuing the truth about sleep means winding your way through a labyrinth of science, consumerism and myth. Researchers have had barely a clue about what constitutes “normal” sleep. Is it how many hours you sleep? A certain amount of time in a particular phase? The pharmaceutical industry recommends drug-induced oblivion, which, […]