Uplifting

Pushback against smart meters continues to grow across the U.S.
Smart Meters
NaturalNews | A vocal coalition of Michiganders is taking to the streets — and their local city council meetings — to oppose the growing intrusion of privacy and personal safety with state utility companies transitioning to “smart”...
Apple Pledges to End Mining and Use 100% Recycled Materials for Products
Mac Pro
MacRumors | Just ahead of Earth Day, Apple has released its 2017 Environmental Responsibility Report [PDF] with a lofty new goal: ending mining. Apple says the company is working on a "closed-loop supply chain" that would allow it...
Clean water graphene breakthrough could allow millions to drink filtered seawater
Oceans
NaturalNews | Natural News) As drought conditions continue to spread across the globe, from the 2015 drought in California that swept over 90 percent of the state to South American countries like Brazil, and even nations in Africa —...
To the Governor: Montana Passes Bill to Ban Warrantless Collection of Electronic Data
Montana
TenthAmendmentCenter | HELENA, Mont. (April 3, 2017) – On Saturday, the Montana House gave final approval to a bill that would ban warrantless collection of data from an electronic device in most situations. If signed by Gov. Steve Bullock,...
Ex-Navy SEAL Creates Veterans Organization To Expose Pedophiles And Rescue Trafficked Children
FreeThoughtProject | To those paying attention, they are able to see the world has a horrifying problem with pedophilia and child trafficking. They are also able to see that the corporate media and the ruling class do very little to expose...
After Massive Falsified Evidence Exposed, 21,000 Drug Convictions To Be Thrown Out
Drug Test
FreeThoughtProject | Massachusetts may soon hold the record for the most massive single dismissal of wrongful convictions in United States history, as state prosecutors announced a breathtaking 21,587 criminal drug convictions will be...
National pizza chain offering organic toppings in 35-city pilot program
Pizza
NaturalNews | The demand for organic produce extends far beyond the health food crowd, with news stories constantly emerging of big brands making the switch. Now, national pizza chain Papa John’s is offering freshly sliced organic...
High-speed Hyperloop track ready for first trial run
Telegraph.co.uk | The first tests of Elon Musk's revolutionary high-speed transport system could begin soon after Hyperloop One, one of 12 companies competing to make the idea a reality, completed its test track.  The company has...
16 countries in the EU vote against GM crops as GMO backlash sweeps the globe
Monsanto
NaturalNews | As the month of March came to an end, a majority of European Union members voted against a proposal that would bring in two new types of genetically modified maize. Sixteen members of the EU took a stand against the...
Know your US Constitution? More states look to teach it
Constitution
AP | NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) -- Should U.S. high school students know at least as much about the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and the Federalist papers as immigrants passing an American citizenship test...
Europe poised for total ban on bee-harming pesticides
Pesticides
TheGuardian | The world’s most widely used insecticides would be banned from all fields across Europe under draft regulations from the European commission, seen by the Guardian. The documents are the first indication that the...
For The First Time Ever, The Federal Government Is Referring To Marijuana As Medicine
Medical Marijuana
TheFreeThoughtProject | A profound shift in the federal government’s stance on cannabis was marked by subtle changes made this month to one webpage. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health, now...
He Got a Bad Grade. So, He Got the Constitution Amended. Now He's Getting the Credit He Deserves.
Constitution
KUT.org | With everything that’s going on in politics these days, it helps to remember the power that we have as individuals to make change. Examples of this are far too few, of course. But there is one that stands out. And you’...
Utah school installs showers, laundry facilities for homeless students
Shower
WGNTV | SALT LAKE CITY – A Utah school is trying to give homeless students something to ease the obstacles of daily life – a peaceful place to shower and clean their clothes. East High School officials estimate they have ...
Canada to announce marijuana will be legal by July 1, 2018
Marijuana
CBC | The Liberal government will announce legislation next month that will legalize marijuana in Canada by July 1, 2018. CBC News has learned that the legislation will be announced during the week of April 10 and will...
London attack: Muslim group raises $25,000 for victims in 48 hours
Big Ben
CNN | (CNN)A crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the victims of Wednesday's terror attack in London has met its goal twice-over in under two days. Organizer Muddassar Ahmed was inside Parliament when attacker Khalid...
Left and Right, US Lawmakers Unite Against Escalating War in Syria
US Troops
AntiWar.com | While the Pentagon provides plans for the Trump Administration for a major escalation of the US involvement in the war in Syria, new bipartisan legislation is being pushed in both the House and the Senate aiming to...
After losing out on federal grant, city raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for homeless shelter
Shalom Center
KenoshaNews | “It’s humbling.” That’s how Lynn Biese-Carroll, executive director of the Shalom Center, described Wednesday’s groundbreaking ceremony for the nonprofit’s new facility, 4314 39th Ave. “We are very excited. It has been a...