When we think of freedom or sovereignty we tend to focus on the practical aspects. We worry about how to reduce our dependency of the grid and how to make our every day life just a little more free. Sometimes those changes can feel overwhelming. If you live in the city, which is already overwhelming, […] More
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On January 30th 2020 almost 100 seekers gathered in the Dweck Auditorium at the Brooklyn Public Library in Prospect Heights. TGuest speakers included Rev. Konrad Ryushin Marchaj, MD who is a Zen priest in the tradition of Zen Buddhism and and Rob Heffernan of Chacruna.net who along with Colin Pugh of the Brooklyn Psychedelic Society discussed the synergies and conflicts of pursuing plant medicine alongside a serious engagement with the Buddhist Dharma. More
Your financial life is a major component of your ability to live sovereignly, it is harder to control your own destiny if you are beholden to debtors like banks, credit card companies or governments. Crypto-currency can help ensure financial sovereignty. More
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Today is the ninth anniversary of one of the most famous and what is generally considered the first commercial bitcoin transaction. in 2010 Laszlo Hanyecz, who is a Bitcoin miner, paid 10,000 BTC (about $40 USD) for two Papa Johns pizzas. “I wanted to do the pizza thing because to me it was free pizza,” Hanyecz […] More
A small resistance is beginning to form against the nationwide 5G rollout. Many voices in both the public and scientific spheres are concerned that the dangers of non-ionizing radiation are being swept under the rug. Those of us living in the city are exposed to unprecedented levels of man-made EMFs, but most people seem to […] More
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Most wine making guides really over-think the wine making process. They tell you to buy all kinds of equipment and additives that you don’t really need. This tutorial is about stripping wine making down to the absolute bare minimum. It’s so simple that you can get going with just $5 in equipment, and start a […] More
Every day all across the United States police kill civilians. Some of these civilians are completely innocent and unarmed, some of them are engaged in petty crimes and some are mentally ill. A small minority of those killed by police are engaged in violent crimes where lethal force can be considered justified. People of color […] More
Let’s face it, avocados are here to stay. And with good reason! These delicious and extremely versatile fruits (yes, they’re technically single-seeded berries!) are not only the perfect snack, they have TONS of health benefits. Just take a look: Who wouldn’t want to have avocados handy at all times? Turns out, you don’t need to […] More
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You can’t shop your closet if you can’t see what’s inside. Here are 3 high-impact ways to make your closet work for you. Build a custom scaffold To overcome an odd configuration or sketchy walls, build a scaffold using commercial Speed-Rail fittings (hollaender.com) and closet rods. Use them to make a system supported by vertical […] More