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This is why it is impossible to create a utopia in the food market

The concentration of food production in few hands would put those in control in a position to dictate who eats and who does not. Skepticism is the healthiest of all qualities. When something seems to be true, skepticism should be at its highest level. As many other tools perfected by humans, technology is neutral. It is its use which ends up turning it positive or negative. Examples of this ...Read full article...

European Countries Refusing to Accept the Unchecked Influx of Migrants

Much has been written about the unchecked influx of migrants into Europe recently. As the EU promotes the warm, fuzzy, “inclusive” policies that are overwhelming countries with immigrants, some of those countries are bluntly starting to say, “no more.” At the same time, other countries seem to be quietly preparing for…something… without being quite so forthcoming about the event for which they are readying themselves. Millions of refugees and ...Read full article...

Ningún país del mundo debe convertirse en un campo de refugiados

Las naciones deben cuidar de su propia población de refugiados antes de abrir sus fronteras a refugiados extranjeros. Según las estimaciones de la Oficina del Censo de los EE.UU., unos 43 millones de estadounidenses vivían en la pobreza en 2016. Alrededor del 14% en Francia vive bajo la línea de pobreza, según cifras de 2016. A pesar de tener un crecimiento económico visible, la tasa de pobreza de Alemania ...Read full article...

No country in the world should turn into a Refugee Camp

Nations must take care of their own refugee population before opening their borders to foreigners.  Based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s estimates, some 43 million Americans lived in poverty  in 2016. About 14% in France live below the poverty line, according to numbers from 2016. Despite having economic growth, Germany´s poverty rate reached previously unseen levels of 15.7 percent of the population. In Canada, the 2016 census shows that at least 5 ...Read full article...

El Nuevo Orden Mundial de Donald Trump

El presidente de EE. UU., Donald Trump, prefiere un mundo con poderes regionales que proporcionen un equilibrio político global, lo que a su vez, ayudará a la prosperidad a florecer. Donald Trump no diseñó su política exterior en términos del marco internacional existente. Su política a menudo es contradictoria con el orden mundial establecido, donde EE. UU. reina y entrega grandes sumas de dinero para comprar lealtad. El Sr. ...Read full article...

Suicidio y Depresión: ¿Estás tomando medicamentos que los causan?

Sería difícil pasar por alto la epidemia de depresión que ha golpeado a los Estados Unidos en las últimas décadas. Los CDC descubrieron recientemente que la muerte por suicidio aumentó más del 30% y el uso de antidepresivos ha aumentado un 65% en los últimos 15 años. Hay muchas teorías diferentes sobre este aumento. Se ha culpado a todo, desde la adicción a Internet a la presidencia de Donald ...Read full article...

Why is glucose essential for brain function?

Glucose is the main fuel that provides energy to the body’s cells and the neurons of our brain which, like that of all mammals, needs a constant supply of glucose to function. Despite this reality, the WHO recommends reducing the consumption of sugar below 10% of the total caloric intake of the day, and even encourages this consumption to drop 5%, because “it would produce additional benefits for health”. ...Read full article...

Are you taking medications linked to depression?

It would be difficult to overlook the epidemic of depression that has struck the United States over the past decades. The CDC recently found that death by suicide was up more than 30% and the use of antidepressants has vaulted 65% in the past 15 years. There are many different theories about this increase. Everything from internet addiction to the Trump presidency to environmental causes has been blamed. Some believe it’s always been like this but that the stigma ...Read full article...

Donald Trump’s New World Order

US President, Donald Trump, prefers a world with strong regional power brokers who provide global political equilibrium which in turn will help prosperity to flourish. Donald Trump did not design his foreign policy in terms of the existing international framework. His policy is often contradictory to the established world order, where the US reigns supreme and hands out large sums of money to buy loyalty.  Mr. Trump is, above ...Read full article...

Why is Washington pressuring Jordan?

Are the Jordanian demonstrations a sign of a new episode of the Arab Spring, or, on the contrary, are they a means of pressuring King Abdallah II to accept the US plan for Palestine? t the beginning of June, Jordan was shaken by a week of peaceful demonstrations against a project for a fiscal law which planned for a rise in taxes of between 5 % and 25 % ...Read full article...

Facebook: Espionagem sem Limites

Em 228 páginas, Facebook descreve como opera com relação aos dados do usuário. Um dos aspectos mais controversos é a coleta de informações. Até que ponto o Facebook consegue ir tão longe quanto a espionar você? Talvez uma pergunta melhor seria: Quais dados o Facebook não pode coletar de seus usuários? A resposta é que a empresa pode coletar quase tudo. Pela sua própria admissão publica, as práticas da ...Read full article...

Por que a glicose é essencial para o funcionamento do cérebro?

A glicose é o principal combustível que fornece energia às células do corpo e aos neurônios do nosso cérebro que, como o de todos os mamíferos, precisam de um suprimento constante de glicose para funcionar. Apesar dessa realidade, a OMS recomenda reduzir o consumo de açúcar abaixo de 10% do total de ingestão calórica do dia, e até incentiva esse consumo a cair para 5%, pois “produziria benefícios adicionais ...Read full article...

Facebook´s Spying Fest at a Glance

How far can Facebook go as far as spying on you without telling you? Perhaps a better question would be, what can´t Facebook collect from its users. It can do anything it wants. The company has publicly admitted to practices that go beyond anything you could have probably come up with. In a document sent to the Senate of the United States, Facebook answers point by point to the ...Read full article...

Yemen and The Militarization of Strategic Waterways

Securing US Control over Socotra Island and the Gulf of Aden. “Whoever attains maritime supremacy in the Indian Ocean would be a prominent player on the international scene.” (US Navy Geostrategist Rear Admiral Alfred Thayus Mahan (1840-1914)) The Yemeni archipelago of Socotra in the Indian Ocean is located some 80 kilometres off the Horn of Africa and 380 kilometres South of the Yemeni coastline. The islands of Socotra are a wildlife reserve recognized ...Read full article...

The Entire Swedish Home Guard Was Just Mobilized

A few weeks back, the government of Sweden sent out a booklet to every household in the country urging citizens to prepare for war or other crises. A few months back, they told citizens that they should be prepared to last for at least a week without any help from the government. Last night, in the most unsettling move yet, they mobilized the entire Swedish Home Guard for an “unannounced preparedness exercise.” All 40 ...Read full article...