Orthodoxy means not thinking - not needing to think. Orthodoxy is unconsciousness. Orwell, 1984
Energygrid Magazine is a multi-issue publication that challenges orthodoxy in all shapes and forms. Our aim is not just to promote alternatives but to encourage genuine open-mindedness.
Senator David Norris: "Israel's policy is to shoot first and weep afterwards" / Jul 2014
David Norris, in his Irish Parliamentary speech, condemns Obama for his total inaction over Israeli war crimes in Gaza. Ireland is quite happy to implement sanctions on Russia, following its US master, but will not lift a finger for the thousands of civilians bombed to pieces in Palestine.
The Crisis of Palestine - 1½ hour speech by George Galloway MP / Jul 2014
If you want the truth of the conflict in Gaza, there is no better person to listen to than British MP George Galloway, who tells it as it is, without concern for the backlash he will inevitably get. More politicians and especially our cowardly journalists need this sort of courage to speak out.
Ebola is a viral disease which kills 50%-90% of those infected. Originating in Africa, it is now spreading around the world. Doctors currently offers no specific treatment, but high-dose Vitamin C (at least 10g a day) can significantly increase your chances of surviving this disease. [more]
Nonduality can all too easily be reduced to nihilistic philosophy when we try to disown the mind and ego in our efforts to reach awakening. These are integral parts of ourselves, and if we want authentic awakening, we need to lovingly accept and integrate them. [more]
Most of us think of toothpaste as healthy for us, but Klaus Ferlow shows us that most toothpastes are a concoction of poisionous chemicals and damaging ingredients. Anyone interested in being truely healthy should always use completely natural toothpastes like neem toothpaste. [more]
The neem tree is native to India and Burma and the oil is cold pressed from the seeds of the olive shaped fruit. Herbalist Klaus Ferlow outlines some of neem oil's numerous and remarkable healing properties which have made it a mainstay of the Ayurvedic pharmacy. [more]
Only by deconstructing the reality that we think we live in can we free ourselves from the claustrophobic oppression of identity. Here we look at some of the assumptions of reality and some of the methods used to break it open to reveal oneness. [more]
Rosa Mosqueta Seed Oil, better known as rosehip seed oil, has remarkable skin-regenerating properties which make it an essential component to skincare regimes, helping to smooth out wrinkles, reduce unsightly age spots and even regenerating scarred and damaged skin. [more]
We have to turn our backs on happiness if we are to find it. This is because much of what we define as happiness is just ego-validation, and egos are the source of our discontentment. As long as we pursue happiness, we will never find it. [more]
We are all becoming aware that the food we eat and the air we breathe bring health-destroying toxins into our bodies. But few realize that standard cosmetics and skin products also do the same, which is why we should always choose chemical-free, natural products. [more]
If you have mercury amalgam fillings in your mouth, mercury detoxes are a must. This is because mercury is a very poisonous metal and just the act of chewing will release potentially dangerous amounts of mercury into your body. [more]
We think we want to be a somebody, but the deeper drive is actually to be a nobody. That is why drug and alcohol addiction is so prevalent — we find the conceptual self too suffocating. The solution is to step out of time, and this is how it is done. [more]