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"The Recalibration of Awareness – Apr 20/21, 2012 (Kryon channeled by Lee Carroll) (Subjects: Old Energy, Recalibration Lectures, God / Creator, Religions/Spiritual systems (Catholic Church, Priests/Nun’s, Worship, John Paul Pope, Women in the Church otherwise church will go, Current Pope won’t do it), Middle East, Jews, Governments will change (Internet, Media, Democracies, Dictators, North Korea, Nations voted at once), Integrity (Businesses, Tobacco Companies, Bankers/ Financial Institutes, Pharmaceutical company to collapse), Illuminati (Started in Greece, with Shipping, Financial markets, Stock markets, Pharmaceutical money (fund to build Africa, to develop)), Shift of Human Consciousness, (Old) Souls, Women, Masters to/already come back, Global Unity.... etc.) - (Text version)

… The Shift in Human Nature

You're starting to see integrity change. Awareness recalibrates integrity, and the Human Being who would sit there and take advantage of another Human Being in an old energy would never do it in a new energy. The reason? It will become intuitive, so this is a shift in Human Nature as well, for in the past you have assumed that people take advantage of people first and integrity comes later. That's just ordinary Human nature.

In the past, Human nature expressed within governments worked like this: If you were stronger than the other one, you simply conquered them. If you were strong, it was an invitation to conquer. If you were weak, it was an invitation to be conquered. No one even thought about it. It was the way of things. The bigger you could have your armies, the better they would do when you sent them out to conquer. That's not how you think today. Did you notice?

Any country that thinks this way today will not survive, for humanity has discovered that the world goes far better by putting things together instead of tearing them apart. The new energy puts the weak and strong together in ways that make sense and that have integrity. Take a look at what happened to some of the businesses in this great land (USA). Up to 30 years ago, when you started realizing some of them didn't have integrity, you eliminated them. What happened to the tobacco companies when you realized they were knowingly addicting your children? Today, they still sell their products to less-aware countries, but that will also change.

What did you do a few years ago when you realized that your bankers were actually selling you homes that they knew you couldn't pay for later? They were walking away, smiling greedily, not thinking about the heartbreak that was to follow when a life's dream would be lost. Dear American, you are in a recession. However, this is like when you prune a tree and cut back the branches. When the tree grows back, you've got control and the branches will grow bigger and stronger than they were before, without the greed factor. Then, if you don't like the way it grows back, you'll prune it again! I tell you this because awareness is now in control of big money. It's right before your eyes, what you're doing. But fear often rules. …

Saturday, February 9, 2008

Flooded airport access

The Jakarta Post (Editorial)

When traveling out of town, Jakartans are increasingly worried whether the main toll road to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport is flooded, especially now at the height of the rainy season.

It seems even a low-intensity rainstorm is enough to flood the city, including the airport toll road, especially when the Java Sea is seeing a high tide.

In one incident, the high tide itself was enough to send seawater across the tollway, cutting off access to the airport, without any accompanying rain.

Flooding on the Prof. Sediatmo turnpike -- the official name of the tollway to the airport -- is becoming a regular event for Jakartans.

However, even if they are stuck for hours on the toll road and miss their flights, they will not file a civil suit or even lodge a formal protest with the authorities.

The authorities -- in this case the local government, the airport authority, the toll road operator and the police -- seem to take the flooding for granted, considering it simply business as usual.

But they seem to forget that Soekarno-Hatta International Airport is not only for Jakartans. It is the main gateway to Indonesia. It is the main entrance point for tourists and businesspeople visiting the country.

Flooding on the Sediatmo toll road is bad, not only for Jakarta's economy, but also for the whole country. It is bad, especially, for Visit Indonesia Year 2008.

Imagine, thousands of tourists lured by the Visit Indonesia campaign and flying to Indonesia via Soekarno-Hatta airport, and being greeted not by flowers but by floods.

That would be a disaster for our tourism industry because word would spread that Indonesia is submerged and not worth visiting.

Word of mouth is more powerful than any advertising campaign.

Before it is too late, the authorities need to take quick and drastic measures to solve the flooding problem.

A few alternatives are available. The most drastic is to relocate the airport to higher ground. This idea has been suggested, but has yet to be seriously considered.

Another alternative is to restore the mangrove forest around the Sediatmo tollway to serve as a water catchment area.

This idea is, however, also remote because it would only open old wounds and hurt relations with the powerful businessmen behind the huge Pantai Indah Kapuk housing complex and accompanying golf course.

A more reasonable step would be to build alternative routes to the airport, including an elevated railway line.

Plans for a railway line to the airport from Manggarai are with the city administration, but, until the first stone is laid, we should not expect the railway to materialize anytime soon.

It took Vice President Jusuf Kalla's recent visit to the flooded toll road to just keep the railway plan alive. But whether this is followed up by funding and implementation remains to be seen.

Kalla also ordered toll road operator PT Jasa Marga to raise the existing Sediatmo tollway by 1.5 meters, and to add four additional lanes to the existing four lanes.

We support both efforts, especially the addition of more lanes because even when there is no flooding, the toll road is often backed up with traffic, the result of the growing number of housing complexes along the toll road.

Equally important is to build and promote alternative routes to the airport. The few alternative routes that do exist are unknown to most people, and they are generally small roads that are easily jammed, especially when it rains.

When there are spacious, paved alternative routes, more people will use them to get to the airport, reducing the burden on the Sediatmo tollway.

But alternative roads are only for those who have cars or can afford to take a taxi to the airport, which can cost more than a hundred or even two hundred thousand rupiah, a significant amount for many who take budget airlines.

Therefore, the government needs to maintain affordable and reliable public transportation to the airport.

Currently, the buses of state-owned bus company Damri provide airport service. In the future, we hope, the railway company will follow suit. Only then will the airport be accessible to everyone at anytime.

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