New Dawn 101 (March-April 2007)
The ‘Demonisation’ of Muslims and the Battle for Oil
Throughout history, “wars of religion” have served to obscure the economic and strategic interests behind the conquest and invasion of foreign lands. Prof. Michel Chossudovsky shows how the so-called “war on terror,” often portrayed as a struggle against “Islamo-fascism,” is in fact an American-led Crusade to secure control and corporate ownership of the world’s oil.
Have You Been Here Before?
Gary Lachman reveals a unique insight into the age-old question of life after death found in the writings of Friedrich Nietzsche and developed by the Russian mystic P.D. Ouspensky who held that one’s life repeats eternally but with slight variations.
The Great Cholesterol Myth
We all know that a high cholesterol diet is bad for you, right? Wrong, says Dr. Malcolm Kendrick. He exposes what’s really behind the corporate food industry’s rush to cash in on “low fat foods” and the pharmaceutical companies’ promotion of “cholesterol lowering” drugs to millions of people worldwide.
Explorations into the Leonardo Mania – Part One
From Dan Brown’s bestseller The Da Vinci Code to the latest TV documentary, countless writers and researchers have sought to discover some revealing secret in Leonardo da Vinci’s artistic masterpieces. Now Patrizia Norelli-Bachelet, in part one of this exclusive article for New Dawn, presents the key to the real mysteries encoded in da Vinci’s works.
Satsang: The Power of Spiritual Presence
Enlightened people, explains author Steve Taylor, are like spiritual dynamos: they have a very strong presence which touches the people they come into contact with, transmitting something of their enlightenment to them. An examination of the lives of some remarkable people and their strange ability to generate spiritual experiences in others.
Hindu Influence on Christianity
Christianity was born in a region and age full of cross-pollination between different religions and philosophies. Dr. Koenraad Elst explores the impact of Hindu and Buddhist influences on some of the central dogmas of the Christian faith.
Did Jesus Visit India?
An introduction to the numerous stories and legends claiming Jesus journeyed to India, studied Hinduism and Buddhism, and was buried in a tomb in Kashmir at age 120.
US Electromagnetic Weapons and Human Rights
Part one of a report by the independent media research group Project Censored on the history, development and current plans by the US military to develop electromagnetic weapons.