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Truth is in favor of you and me; for the truth of our enemies whom we have been serving here in the U.S.A. for over 400 years (whom we did not know to be our enemies by nature) is the truth that the Black Man must have knowledge of to be able to keep from falling into the deceiving traps that are being laid by our enemies to catch us in their way which is opposed to the way of righteous of whom we are members. ~ The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Poisoned: Artificial Sweeteners in Sodas & other drinks May Alter Our Gut Microbes And The Risk Of Diabetes

AP Artificial SweetenersNow, a new study published in the journal Nature introduces a new idea: Diet sodas may alter our gut microbes in a way that increases the risk of metabolic diseases such as Type 2 diabetes — at least in some of us.
In the paper, researchers at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel describe what happened when they fed zero-calorie sweeteners, including saccharin, aspartame and sucralose, to mice.
"To our surprise, [the mice] developed glucose intolerance," Weizmann researcher Eran Elinav tells us.
Intrigued by the findings, Elinav and his colleague Eran Segal set out to determine if this might happen in people as well.  : NPR


Also read:
Artificial Sweeteners May Disrupt Body's Blood Sugar Controls - NYTimes.com
Artificial sweeteners may disrupt the body’s ability to regulate blood sugar, causing metabolic changes that can be a precursor to diabetes, researchers are reporting.
That is “the very same condition that we often aim to prevent” by consuming sweeteners instead of sugar, said Dr. Eran Elinav, an immunologist at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel, at a news conference to discuss the findings.
Artificial sweeteners linked to glucose intolerance - health - 17 September 2014 - New Scientist
ARTIFICIAL sweeteners can cause glucose intolerance in mice, and perhaps in humans, by altering gut bacteria, a series of experiments suggests. Although artificial sweeteners – among the world's most widely used food additives – are approved by most food regulation agencies as safe for humans, the researchers who led the work suggest that their use should be reassessed.
"The most shocking result is that the use of sweeteners aimed at preventing diabetes might actually be contributing to and possibly driving the epidemic that it aims to prevent," says Eran Elinav at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel, who co-supervised the work with his colleague Eran Segal.
Impaired glucose tolerance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) is a pre-diabetic state of hyperglycemia that is associated with insulin resistance and increased risk of cardiovascular pathology. IGT may precede type 2 diabetes mellitus by many years. IGT is also a risk factor for mortality.[1]

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Sagging Pants Causes Sexual Dysfunction, New Study Says

According to doctors who did the study, 70 percent of men who wore their
pants extremely low were more likely to prematurely ejaculate during
intercourse. In addition, 75-82 percent develop some type of sexual
dysfunction. The cause seems to be the way in which the wearing of
sagging pants changes the way they walk and move.



The body is meant to move freely from the hips down to the legs.
Inhibiting normal movement can actually mis-align the hips and the torso
if the pants are continuously worn very low. Other damage can include
problems with the bladder, kidneys and prostrate due to constricting the
flow of blood and oxygen to the lower extremities.    Read more...



Are Black churches becoming more gay-friendly or more dominated and controlled by gays

There is a difference between accepting an individual for their sins or short-comings, because the Lord knows we all have them, and compromising or being overcome by those sins/transgressions against God and the Christ.
The later is what the Black Church is quickly succumbing too.  It has come from being silent about ones feelings for the same sex, to singing in the choir, to being the Pastor and marrying same sex couples in the house of God.
These is happening in the face of the Bible condemning the act of homosexuality.  Many Christians can’t defend or they are to weak to take a stance against homosexuality.  This weak posture against homosexuality sentences individuals who practice it to hell and allows it to grow in-check.
Here are a few verses in the Bible that clearly condemn the act of homosexuality:
You shall not lie with a male as with a woman. It is an abomination. (NKJ, Leviticus 18:22)
If a man lies with a male as he lies with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination. They shall surely be put to death. Their blood shall be upon them. (NKJ, Leviticus 20:13)
Do you not know that the wicked will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the sexually immoral nor idolaters nor adulterers nor male prostitutes nor homosexual offenders nor thieves nor the greedy nor drunkards nor slanderers nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God. And that is what some of you were. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God. (NIV, 1st Corinthians 6:9-11)
They exchanged the truth of God for a lie, and worshiped and served created things rather than the Creator-- who is forever praised. Amen. Because of this, God gave them over to shameful lusts. Even their women exchanged natural relations for unnatural ones. In the same way the men also abandoned natural relations with women and were inflamed with lust for one another. Men committed indecent acts with other men, and received in themselves the due penalty for their perversion. (NIV, Romans 1:25-27)


The Black Church is at a crossroads today, a critical decision must be made whether it will conform to this world’s rebellion to God or be transformed with a renewed mind that can only come from embracing the Teachings of the Honorable Elijah Muhammad as taught be the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam.
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Black churches are becoming more gay-friendly
Fqueen-james-gay-bibleor years, there has been an unspoken but deeply prevalentdon’t ask, don’t tell policy in the black church. But today, Duke University released data that show those days may be coming to an end.
Their research has found:
“Acceptance of homosexual members in black protestant churches has surged of late. The percentage of churches accepting of gay and lesbian members has risen from 44 percent in 2006 to 62 percent in 2012.
Further, 22 percent of black churches reported being accepting of gays in volunteer leadership roles, up from 6.5 percent six years prior.”  Read more…
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Has the Christian church adopted a don’t ask, don’t tell policy? I asked.
“I would have to say yes,” he answered, shifting in his seat a little nervously, it seemed to me. He noted that many black churches like his own had made concessions to accommodate the growing acceptance of same-sex lifestyles. “There is a compromise because there is such a prevalent hard-core view on what’s considered right and wrong. People are feeling that in order to even retain a certain amount of membership, you can’t be very dogmatic about any of their sins.”
Said another way: If a minister is too rigidly homophobic, it could scare away members, which would decrease contributions and might ultimately be the end of a family-owned church.

I've often said that homophobia would end in the black church if every black lesbian and gay person simply came out.
The first thing we would realize is that many of the people running the churches are themselves gay. And I'm not just talking about the choir members, the organists and the music directors. I'm talking about the ushers, the deacons and the pastors themselves.
Yet the presence of gays and lesbians in black churches is common. And the fact that they often hold leadership positions in their congregations is the worst kept secret in black America.
While many black pastors condemn gays and lesbians from the pulpit, the choir lofts behind them often are filled with gay singers and musicians. Some male pastors themselves have been entangled in scandals involving alleged affairs with men.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Millions Of Americans, 1 in 10, Are Getting Their Wages Seized. #wagegarnishment #MedicalDebt #inequality #WageGap #incomeinequality

Millions of Americans are still grappling with debt they've accumulated since the recession hit. And new numbers out Monday show many are having a tougher time than you might think.

One in 10 working Americans between the ages of 35 and 44 are getting their wages garnished. That means their pay is being docked — often over an old credit card debt, medical bill or student loan.

That striking figure comes out of a collaboration between NPR and ProPublica. The reporting offers the first available national numbers on wage garnishment.  : NPR

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With Debt Collection, Your Bank Account Could Be At Risk : NPR

This week, NPR and ProPublica are reporting on a striking change in the way debt collectors pursue people in this country. On the heels of the worst recession in generations, 1 in 10 working Americans between the ages of 35 and 44 is getting his or her wages garnished. That means their pay is being docked — often over an old credit card debt, medical bill or student loan.

But just how much money can collectors legally seize from people's wages and bank accounts? The answer is more than you might think.

In about half the states in the country, collectors can seize 25 percent of your paycheck. In all but a handful of states, they can take everything in your bank account.

Unseen Toll: Wages of Millions Seized to Pay Past Debts - ProPublica

A new study provides the first-ever tally of how many employees lose up to a quarter of their paychecks over debts like unpaid credit card or medical bills and student loans.

America's Poor, Deeper in Debt Than Ever - Bloomberg View

U.S. consumers have made a lot of progress in paring down the extreme debt loads that helped make the 2008 financial crisis such an epochal disaster. Fresh data from the Federal Reserve, though, offer an important caveat: Millions of the poorest families are still very deep in the hole -- and might be getting deeper.

The triennial Survey of Consumer Finances, released by the Fed last week, confirms an overall improvement in the state of U.S. household finances. The average debt burden for all families stood at about 105 percent of pretax income in 2013, down from about 125 percent in 2010 and the lowest level since the 2001 survey.

US wealth gap putting the squeeze on state revenue - Yahoo News

How #Scotland's Independence Vote will bring Turmoil to #WallStreet

Here's the part where it could matter to American wallets:
If Scotland were to leave the U.K., many analysts fear it ultimately could destabilize the European Union, an economic and political union established among 28 countries. The EU, with the United Kingdom embedded inside it, is a key U.S. economic partner, buying nearly a half-trillion dollars' worth of U.S. exports each year.
President Obama wants to keep Scotland tucked safely inside the U.K., saying the United States has "a deep interest in making sure that one of the closest allies we will ever have remains a strong, robust, united and effective partner."
Nile Gardiner, a foreign affairs analyst with the conservative Heritage Foundation, agrees with Obama, saying Scottish independence could trigger "significant turmoil" on Wall Street.  : NPR

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Katie Couric explains why Scotland wants independence - Yahoo News

Experts: Ebola Could Go Airborne, Kill Millions (What other virus mutated to become airborne?)

 
A mutated Ebola virus likely spread through the ventilation system of a Virginia medical lab in 1989 and infected dozens of monkeys in separate research rooms, highlighting the current potential of an airborne Ebola strain killing millions of people.
In late 1989, cynomolgus monkeys from the Philippines delivered to Hazleton Research Products’ Primate Quarantine Unit in Reston, Va., began dying at an alarming rate, prompting HRP to euthanize all the monkeys in that shipment, but during the 10 days after the euthanization, other monkeys in separate rooms connected only by air ducts began dying as well, which was attributed to an Ebola strain that went airborne.

Could Ebola Become As Contagious As The Flu? : Goats and Soda : NPR
When a virus spreads between people and reproduces, it copies its genetic code in a sloppy way. So there can be unpredictable changes.
In theory, it's possible that these genetic changes could alter the way that Ebola spreads. It could make transmission easier. Or it could make it harder to spread. But how likely is the virus to switch the way it spreads transmission?

Monday, September 15, 2014

Over 200 die in boat sinking as African Emigrants continue to face persecution in Libya by militia groups

A boat packed with up to 250 African emigrants trying to reach European shores sank on Sunday off the Libyan coast and most are feared dead, a spokesman for the Libyan navy said.

Only 26 people have been rescued so far, navy spokesman Ayub Qassem told Reuters, adding that the boat had sunk near Tajoura, east of the capital Tripoli.

"There are so many dead bodies floating in the sea," he said, adding that the under-equipped coast guard had few resources to search for survivors.  | Reuters

Many Deaths As Boat With African Emigrants... by wochit

African Immigrants Flee Libya (Videos)

Libya Must End Racism Against Black African Migrants and Others - UN Watch

One year on, African migrants still face persecution in Libya - Equal Times

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Planet of Dr. Moreau: Artificial Wombs & Mini-GM Humans

Mad Science: 'GM Micro Humans' 'Farmed' for Drug Testing : Natural Society
Developers of artificial micro-humans, or ‘mini GM humans,’ are hoping to release their technology on the market by 2017. No this isn’t a sci-fi joke. Scientists are developing artificial humans in the same vein as GM plants with the hope that these creations will replace the need for using animals in laboratory testing.
Artificial Micro-Humans to Replace Animals in Lab Tests: 90 Million Animal Lives Would be Saved - International Business Times
The artificial human machines that are being developed will be as small as a microchip. Researchers also said that they would produce the same responses that humans would when exposed to certain substances, "either when inhaled, absorbed in the gut or circulated through the bloodstream."
Uwe Marx, a tissue engineer from Technische Universit├Ąt Berlin and founder of TissUse, a firm developing the technology said that if their system is approved by the regulators, then it would result in the shutting down of several animal testing laboratories in the country. The Times reported that within three years this machine would become a substitute for the animals.
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The Artificial Womb Is Born And The World of the Matrix begins | Science and Technology
The artificial womb exists. In Tokyo, researchers have developed a technique called EUFI — extrauterine fetal incubation. They have taken goat fetuses, threaded catheters through the large vessels in the umbilical cord and supplied the fetuses with oxygenated blood while suspending them in incubators that contain artificial amniotic fluid heated to body temperature.
Yoshinori Kuwabara, chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Juntendo University in Tokyo, has been working on artificial placentas for a decade. His interest grew out of his clinical experience with premature infants, and as he writes in a recent abstract, ”It goes without saying that the ideal situation for the immature fetus is growth within the normal environment of the maternal organism.”
A womb with a view: Ectogenesis is coming | Daily Maverick
It’s almost here, the technology that will enable babies, once and for all, to be grown in artificial wombs. It’s already promising to be a legal and ethical minefield, with scientists, religious leaders and philosophers alike jumping on the bandwagon to throw in their two cents on the implications. But, asks MARELISE VAN DER MERWE, what about the most important stakeholders of all – our kids themselves?
Artificial Womb and the Human Society: When Science Will Create New Grow-Homes for Babies | Preetam Kaushik
Ectogenesis is a relatively new word. Coined by scientist J B S Haldane, the word means 'developing outside'. In less than three decades, the word will be the most oft heard. Because it is bound to change the way human babies are born -- outside the mother's womb.
When that day arrives, feminism will probably have to redefine itself. Just as an artificial sperm is close to being a reality, thus reducing the role of the male in reproduction, an artificial womb will considerably impact the role of the female in the society.
More than anything else, the artificial womb -- irrespective of the state's sanction to the concept - will revolutionize the process of procreation.

Friday, September 12, 2014

Tyranny 101: US government forced Yahoo to comply with the #NSA’s, unconstitutional, surveillance program

Yahoo officials refused to hand over the data of its users to the NSA. The case was then taken to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.

Yahoo's court challenge failed and the company ultimately handed over the data to the spy agency.

“The released documents underscore how we had to fight every step of the way to challenge the US government’s surveillance efforts,” Yahoo general counsel Ron Bell said in a blog post.  PressTV 


▶ NSA threatened Yahoo! with $225,000 per day fine - YouTube
A judge with the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court on Thursday declassified documents showing the US government threatened to fine Yahoo! $225,000 per day over the company’s refusal to grant the National Security Agency access to user data. The papers reveal the internet giant filed legal complaints challenging the spy agency’s requests as unconstitutional, but was eventually coerced into granting access while keeping secret the government’s activities. To discuss this latest NSA revelation and its implication, RT’s Manila Chan is joined by Derek Khanna, a columnist and Yale Law School Fellow.

12 Little-Known Ways That Tel-e-vision Stifles Spiritual Awakening #Brainwashing #Propaganda #MindControl #Programing #Subconscious

12 Little-Known Ways That Television Stifles Spiritual AwakeningYou probably already know that watching television is the world’s most popular leisure activity.
In the 1970s it was uncommon for kids to watch TV before the age of four, now it’s uncommon for kids not to be watching TV when they’re four months old. In the developed world, 99% of houses have a television and 66% of homes have three or more sets.
TV has been proven to increase cravings for junk food, and increase the likelihood of becoming overweight, being bullied, underperforming at school, being inactive, and becoming prone to misbehaviour. Every hour you spend in front of a TV takes 22 minutes off your life; that means you’ll die five years earlier if you watch six hours of television a day.  | Read article in detail @ Pakalert Press

#1 TV is one of the biggest time-sinks ever

#2 We’re TV addicts

#3 Concentration – a dying ability?

#4 TV changes our perception of reality

#5 TV can put you in a trance-like state

#6 TV makes you passive

#7 TV activates your reptilian brain

#8 TV stirs up emotions

#9 TV might be the death of emotional intelligence

#10 Almost all TV has an agenda

#11 Who are you really? TV changes our behaviour

#12 What goes into your subconscious affects your dreams

 Also read:
Mind Control: It’s All Around You! | Pakalert Press

The Media is the Message

The human psyche has very deep archaic recesses where powerful dormant forces await to be awakened. The Collective Unconscious about which Swiss psychoanalyst Carl G. Jung spoke, is a powerful source of archaic, collectively inherited, psychic tendencies embedded in man and rooted into the very fabric of the Cosmos – Jung called them “Archetypes” – that, when channelled in specific directions may unleash the “psychic epidemics” he warned us about.

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