Pentecostals Not Welcome

•November 26, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Indigenous leaders in northern Colombia expelled a group of evangelical Christians from their community recently, saying the missionaries were contributing to the “physical, cultural and spiritual extermination of our ethnic group” according to a press statement.

Read more here.

Just Plain Stupid

•November 23, 2016 • Leave a Comment

As the high-life redneck president, Trump appeals to middle-class white trash, but he also endears himself to the just plain stupid. I mean, look at his appointments. They’re chock-full of dumb-ass politicians who make the Republican Congress and Supreme Court seem enlightened by comparison.

Jurisdictional Dispute

•November 18, 2016 • Leave a Comment

The Standing Rock Sioux tribe cleaned up at the UN, gaining the support of the High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Special Rapporteur on the right to peaceful assembly under international law. Meanwhile, state police and national guard continue to use “rubber bullets, teargas, mace, compression grenades and bean-bag rounds.”

 

Transition Forecast

•November 15, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Trump agenda.

American Indians

Civil Rights

Energy

Environment

Welfare

Utter social breakdown.

American Purgatory

•November 12, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Commander-in-Chief, thanks to Obama, is now synonymous with emperor. President Trump–whose reign was made possible by elite Democrats–will act accordingly. As will Vice President Pence–a Christian supremacist–whom Trump said will be in charge of both foreign and domestic policy, including the ‘enemies list’.

 

Payback

•November 6, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Tomorrow’s terrorism won’t be the same as yesterday’s. Someday, we’ll look back at random bombings as horrific but quaint.

With the ability of any group in the world with profound grievances to do damage to computer systems anywhere, our tech-dependent society is doomed.

For example, rather than cafe bombings in Paris, the future portends the sabotage of nuclear power plants across France, with catastrophic consequences.

Only on NPR

•November 2, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Under the I Knew It! category, this news about scientific evidence linking extreme poverty and mental disorders has to be a game-changer. Imagine, poverty causes depression. Who’d have thought?