zaterdag 24 december 2011

Zembla - Handel In Honger

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Torenhoge voedselprijzen leidden in 2008 wereldwijd tot hevige rellen, vooral in ontwikkelingslanden. Hoge voedselprijzen zijn het gevolg van schaarste, bijvoorbeeld veroorzaakt door mislukte oogsten. Maar die hoge prijzen worden nog eens extra opgedreven door een nieuw fenomeen: voedselspeculatie. Dat is het speculeren op financiële markten met de prijs van graan, mais, suiker, cacao, aardappelen, vlees – kortom: voedsel.

Gevolgen voedselspeculatie
Na de ineenstorting van de aandelenkoersen en de huizenprijzen hebben beleggers zich massaal gestort op de voedselmarkt. Lees verder.

donderdag 15 december 2011

zaterdag 3 december 2011

Food Matters

"Let Thy Food Be Thy Medicine, And Thy Medicine Be Thy Food." - Hippocrates 

That is the message from the founding father of modern medicine echoed in this brave new documentary film brought to you by Producer-Directors James Colquhoun and Laurentine ten Bosch.

'Food Matters' is a hard hitting, fast paced look at our current state of health. Despite the billions of dollars of funding and research into new so-called cures we continue to suffer from a raft of chronic ills and every day maladies. Read more.

vrijdag 2 december 2011

The Greatest Medical Fraud in History - The Pain, Profit and Politics of AIDS

Does HIV really cause AIDS? Can we really believe the pharmaceutical industrial complex? 

Could it be that after so many years of research, and so much money being spent, that the entire orthodox medical establishment has been wrong about AIDS, or even worse, has sought to profit from a system that it KNEW was flawed from the beginning?

Join legendary documentarian and best-selling author Gary "Mr. Natural" Null, Ph.D., for a journey into the darkest recesses of the medical industry - a journey that not only asks the most painful questions, but even proposes the most intriguing truths about a disease we continue to know so little about.

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Kalmykia: The Monk's White Path

Russian Tibet Amazing Journey: Only Buddhist state in Europe

Kalmykia is a steppe region in the south of European Russia and the only European Buddhist republic. An international Buddhist festival is going to take place in a temple in the Kalmykia's capital, Elista. 

Monks are preparing a sand mandala. It is a palace that may serve a temporary abode for an enlightened deity. Colored marble sand is applied to the canvas through a cone-shaped tube. Follow the monks' white path on RT.