Society | Motivated Reasoning Is Why You Can’t Win an Argument …

Psychologist Leon Festinger observed in 1956 that people are more likely to arrive at conclusions that they want to reach. This might sound obvious, but the lengths our brains will go to believe those conclusions are vast. When we want to believe something, we search for supporting evidence, and if we find even a single piece of pseudo-evidence, then we give ourselves permission to believe — a justification that lets us allow ourselves to stop thinking. This emotion-biased decisionmaking phenomenon is called “motivated reasoning,” and it’s based on the idea that emotions and motives trump facts and evidence.   […]

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Health and Foodstyles | 8 Health Dangers of Canola Oil: Not the Healthy Oil You’ve Been Led to Believe

Canola oil has practically taken over as the food processing industry’s oil of choice. Whether it’s mayonnaise, chips, salad dressings and other snack foods, canola oil is usually the first, second or third ingredient on the list. Unfortunately, the health dangers of canola oil are far beyond what we’ve been led to believe. So if there aren’t any actual health reasons to use it, why would it be so widely utilized throughout the processed food industry? As with most reasons certain ingredients are used over others – the price. Canola oil is extremely inexpensive to grow and harvest. Being a  […]

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Studies Show What Happens to the Human Body When We Walk Barefoot on Earth

If I asked how you were feeling today, would you tell me the truth? That’s okay, you don’t have to – I can probably guess. The truth is, most of us are tired. We are tired, and our muscles ache on a daily basis because of our sedentary lifestyles. Face it, how much time do […]

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Health | Lead Developer of HPV Vaccines Comes Clean, Warns Parents, Young Girls- It’s All A Giant Deadly Scam

Canadian Concordia University’s kinesiology professor Genevieve Rail was awarded a grant of $270,000 to study the effects of HPV vaccines on the public. HPV stands for human papillomavirus, which was suddenly declared the root cause of cervical cancer over the past decade.  […]

Source: Lead Developer of HPV Vaccines Comes Clean, Warns Parents, Young Girls- It’s All A Giant Deadly Scam

Health | The Surprising Way CBD Affects Your Brain Health

If you look up the health benefits of CBD, you’ll find a very, very long list. People all over the world are using CBD (aka cannabidiol) for a number of conditions, including (but not limited to) anxiety, chronic pain, seizure disorders, arthritis, headaches, PTSD, and even leaky gut and IBS.

Is this compound what our brains have been waiting for?

Source: The Surprising Way CBD Affects Your Brain Health

Nagasaki bell ringing strengthens bond between generations

August 9, 1945 marked a day of triumph and tragedy.

The United States military launched an atomic bomb over the Japanese city of Nagasaki just days after decimating Hiroshima.

Days later Japan would surrender.

A then 19-year-old Kayako Kunimoto has never forgotten the bombing.

“Some remember is very horrible. War is crazy, was crazy,” Kunimoto said. […]

Source: Nagasaki bell ringing strengthens bond between generations

Lionsgate Global Activations | New Earth Central

Join Meg Benedicte and Manette Mays with Starseeds and Light Bearers all around the world for the 8-8 Lionsgate Global Activations on Wednesday, August 8th at 12pm Pacific Time. All Activations are recorded and available for Replay at the Event URL. The annual 8:8 Lionsgate occurs on August 8th during the time of Leo, the […]

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Lifestyles  |  Lammas: Where Did It Come From?

The excitement of the harvest season has permeated the fabric of history since the agriculturally based societies were first established. Having weathered the delicate beginning of the planting stage and found mercy from the myriad catastrophes that could befall the crops, Lammas heralded the onset of the time of tremendous work met with equal reward. Wheat is thought to have been the first grain to translate out into deliberate agricultural production and the festival of the wheat harvest was of great significance.  […]

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Entering the 11:11 Portal  | Matt Khan

In my last energy update, I discussed the numerical signs and synchronicities that confirm you are aligned with and entering the 11:11 portal. Such signs included seeing 1111 on license plates, 11:11 on clocks, any repeating numbers, as well as ascending sequences, such as 123, 456, or 789. These signs indicate that your inherent spiritual impulse has been initially awakened leading you on a journey to return into full alignment with the light and embody your  soul as an anchor of 5D unity consciousness.  […]

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