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AB55: No Future
(September/October 2004)

Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Adbusters is a not-for-profit, reader-supported journal interested in the erosion of our actual and cultural environments via advertisement forces. given that 1989, the journal has been featured in enormous quantities of other and mainstream newspapers, magazines, tv and radio indicates. identified around the globe for sparking Occupy Wall road, Adbusters is usually liable for social media campaigns reminiscent of purchase not anything Day and electronic Detox Week.

Included within the journal are incisive philosophical articles and activist remark, coupled with impression layout that seeks to unbound the conventional journal structure. concerns appropriate to our modern second, reminiscent of media focus, weather switch and genetically transformed meals are on a regular basis featured. We hunt down an international the place financial system and ecology exist in concord. via difficult humans to develop into members rather than spectators, Adbusters takes goal at company disinformation, worldwide injustice and the industries and governments who actively pollute and ruin our actual and psychological commons.

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In that sense, everything about the buffalo was a gift, and the Sacred Pipe bestowed by White Buffalo Cow Woman solidified the relation between the Sioux and the Creator.  And every living thing is one of their children.  Finally, with her last stop, she nodded to the world's four directions and disappeared.  Since word about the birth of the calf began to spread, many Indian people have gone to Wisconsin to see it.  Shirley MacLaine, the actress who has authored several books of New Age spirituality, inquired about a visit.

He is a target for offerings and a source of supernatural power. Through his descendants, he returns to the world like a new season of corn and maintains world order through the continuity of life.  There, through the supernatural intercession of the dead ancestor, the world is nurtured, ordered, and cyclically renewed.  One venue for their offerings and prayers is a "directions altar" sometimes constructed in their kivas, the underground chambers where ceremonies are held.  In it, his description of the Wuwuchim ceremony includes an eyewitness account of the preparation of a directions altar in the Goat Kiva for the use of the Agave Society.

Virupaksha, the Guardian King of the West, protects his domain in the entrance portico of the Tsokchen, the administrative center and largest building of Sera Monastery, which is located on the northern limits of Lhasa, Tibet.  Kings, then, were obligated to rule in harmony with the greater cosmos, and their power depended on their maintenance of cosmic order in the terrestrial realm.  Also known in China as the Diamond Kings of Heaven, they were appropriated by the Taoists, who said they were four genii, the supernatural Mo li brothers.

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