Guest appearance on the “After the Truth” radio show

Heaven or Hell? How about reincarnation? Join Adam on the “After the Truth” radio show with Kurt Logson next Monday August 13, 2012 at 8:00pm EST. Click here for more information.


Hanumen performs in DC on July 13th

8th July

WASHINGTON, June 4th, 2012 – The Hanumen, a percussionist, mystic poet, and multi-instrumentalist group alchemize to create incredible improvisational sounds skillfully playing traditional eastern instruments with a western sensibility.

The Hanumen create a soulful and ecstatic celebration of Naada Yoga (the yoga of sacred sound and vibration) and Bhakti Yoga (the yoga of love and devotion in complete surrender) with an array of unique instruments from around the globe.

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American Autumn, an Occupy Documentary, set for World Premiere

22nd June

WASHINGTON, June 22, 2012 – On Tuesday, June 26 2012, American Autumn: A feature length documentary on the occupy movement written, produced and directed by Dennis Trainor Jr will launch with a world premiere and party at the Indie Screen Cinema and Bar in Williamsburg Brooklyn.

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Brendan Brazier aiming to change lives with Zon Thrive Fitness

4th June

WASHINGTON, June 4th, 2012 – ZoN Fitness has teamed up with ex Ironman Triathlete, best selling author, and Vega Founder Brendan Brazier to create the ZoN Thrive Fitness Program. Their goal of the Thrive Fitness program is to provide not only cutting-edge comprehensive health and nutrition advice for peak health, but also to offer a step-by-step road map to help you achieve your targeted results.

ZoN (pronounced “zōn”) is a national brand of fitness equipment as well as a provider of information and programs to customers who value personal development and a healthy lifestyle, or those seeking to get started and achieve these goals.

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Farmageddon working to expose documentary to a larger audience

25th April

WASHINGTON, April 25th, 2012 – The eye-opening documentary Farmageddon: the Unseen War on America’s Farms can now be seen on cable On Demand. It will also be made available on Itunes, Hulu, Netflix, and for individual purchase from Amazon.com

The riveting food documentary has gained nationwide attention by vividly conveying the stories of numerous farmers who found themselves on the wrong side of government food policy. New laws and rulings have adversely affected small farms and organic buying clubs, and have gotten the attention our politicians.

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Earth Day on National Mall – Schedule and Events

20th April

WASHINGTON, April 20th, 2012

2012 Earth Day on the National Mall in Washington D.C. plans again to be an exciting and entertaining all day event with a focus to ‘mobilize the Earth and demand a sustainable future.’

Sponsored by the Earth Day Network, the event will feature music, entertainment, celebrity speakers, and environmental activities.

VIP Speakers will include: D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray • EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson • Rev. Jesse Jackson • Atlanta Falcons fullback Ovie Mughelli • Indy car driver Leilani Munter

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Occupy 2012- the American Spring occupies the EPA

8th April

WASHINGTON, April 3, 2012-The Occupy movement vowed for a renewal in the spring. Under the Occupy 2012 banner of the “American Spring,” the movement spearheaded the largest protest ever against the Environmental Protection Agency/EPA last Friday in Washington D.C.

Hundreds of demonstrators and two alpacas marched to the Environmental Protection Agency headquarters on Friday, the first day of a planned month long National Occupation of D.C. movement (dubbed NOWDC).

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Rawesome Foods founder arrested, subjected to “Week of Hell” in L.A. jail

20th March

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2012—James Stewart, founder of Rawesome Foods, an organic food buying club, was arrested and imprisoned by Ventura County marshals while attending a preliminary hearing in a L.A. Court.

Stewart is fighting multiple felonies filed against him for the production and distribution of farm fresh raw milk, or milk that is sold unpasteurized. Raw milk is said to retain vital nutrients and health benefits that are destroyed, according to proponents, in the pasteurization process.

Raw milk is legal in California.

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Home care workers can relieve the stress of caregiving

23rd February

NEW YORK, February 22, 2012- Life in the U.S. can be pretty stressful, especially during the current economic climate. But for an estimated 65 million people across the nation, that stress is multiplied because they are caring for another person. Representing more than a quarter of the U.S. population, family caregivers spend an average of 20 hours a week caring for a mother, father, grandparent or other relative. If you haven’t been a family caregiver yet, just wait – odds are that you will be one someday.

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Veterans, Active Military march in D.C. for Ron Paul

21st February

Washington, February 20th , 2012- Over 1000 active duty military and veterans gathered in D.C. today for the ‘Ron Paul is the choice of the troops’ march at the Washington Monuments Sylvan Theater.

Led by activist and Marine veteran Adam Kokesh, the rally was formulated on the underpublicized, but impressive statistic that Congressman Ron Paul has more campaign contributions from active duty military then all other candidates (including President Obama) combined.

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Deepak Chopra enters the world of gaming with Leela

20th February

WASHINGTON, February 20, 2012- Deepak Chopra, MD, world renowned expert on mind-body healing and bestselling author has expanded into the world of console gaming!

Collaborating with THQ games and using the movement technologies of the Wii and Xbox and Xbox Kinect gaming systems, Deepak Chopra created ‘Leela’ as a part-game part-meditative experience to help people explore our natural rhythms and to cultivate a more harmonious and balanced life through the medium of play.

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Vega Sport raises the bar in sports and performance nutrition

13th February

WASHINGTON, February 13, 2012 – Money is pouring into fitness and training industries at a higher rate then ever before. Athletes are spending tens of millions of dollars annually on the latest gear, shoes, conditioning, and training programs, all touting the latest trends and geared towards enhanced results.

Despite all the enhanced technology and focus, the hype generally excludes the core component of fitness and performance, our fuel! Nutritional products promising ‘cutting edge’ and high quality are actually pumped full of cheap sugars, artificial sweeteners, additives, synthetic nutrients, and highly processed ingredients. This dilemma attracted the attention of vegan triathlete and Vega founder Brendan Brazier.

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Occupy DC protesters evicted from McPherson Square

4th February

Washington, February 4th 2012 – At 5:30 am Saturday, District Park Police began a systematic eviction of the Occupy D.C. camp at McPherson Square at 15th and K Street NW.

Arriving on horseback and motorcycles, police encircled the camp and authorities with a riot squad immediately took control of the General McPherson Statue in the center of the park- which occupiers earlier in the week encased with a tarp to make a “mega tent” in opposition to Park Police enforcing the mandate of no sleeping in public parks.

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Dylan Ratigans Greedy Bastards… American traitors exposed (Book Review)

31st January

Dylan Ratigan of MSNBC thinks the current economic situation is dire. Three years after the financial crisis, the economy is growing, and boasting 200k new jobs, but Mr. Ratigan says the economy remains bleak. His new book, Greedy Bastards: Corporate Communists, Banksters, and other vampires who suck America dry, explores his ideals.

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FRESH, the movie, offers free online screening

26th January

FRESH is an eye opening documentary that asks the viewer to consider everything that goes into the foods we consume- from farm to tableFRESH, the movie, is offering a free viewing special now until Wednesday Feb first.

FRESH is an eye opening documentary that asks the viewer to consider everything that goes into the foods we consume- from farm to table. FRESH, known for its innovative ways of promoting their film and the ”good/real foods” movement, is now extending its efforts in raising awareness even further.

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Live radio report from Occupy D.C. movement

22nd January

Occupy Washington
Live report on the Occupy D.C. movement coming soon on the Andy Parks show WTNT, 730AM & 102.9FM, Washington, DC.

Stay tuned for details.



Baltimore hosts Fourfold Path to Healing seminar

20th January

Fourfold Path to Healing conference with Sally FallonPioneers of the wellness trend are bringing their discoveries about true health to Mid Atlantic residents. Attendees of The Fourfold Path to Healing seminar will have a rare opportunity to explore alternative health at a weekend conference in Baltimore, Maryland, February 3 to February 5, 2012.

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