Monthly Archives: January 2018

Trump Needs to be Born-Again (The Version Some Christians have Foisted on Us is Unacceptable)


“You should not be surprised at my saying, ‘You must be born again.’” John 3:7 I have never been big on spiritual jargon. The terminology of being “born again,” which is often associated with fundamentalist Christianity, has lost much of … Continue reading

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We have the most War-Oriented-Prez ever and a Congress who wants to spend more than the DOD or We need nor Want


Tomgram: Rajan Menon, A Second Korean War? Honestly, how many times in your life have you ever run across a headline like this:   “Top general says he would resist ‘illegal’ nuke order from Trump”?  That was Air Force General … Continue reading

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So, Wad’ya Know?


Read more WHY ECONOMISTS MAKE TERRIBLE FORTUNE TELLERS BY FARAH MOHAMMED Far from rational, humans are spurred by a sense of cooperation, purpose and, sometimes, selflessness. (Sometimes.) THE FLU—100 YEARS AGO BY MATTHEW WILLS A century ago, doctors were too … Continue reading

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Nonviolence is a core tenant of Gospel and Christianity


“You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.” Matthew 5:43-44 Nonviolence is a core tenet of Christianity. … Continue reading

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Worker Rights are Women’s Rights & VisaVersa


Dear Kevin, Between brave women coming forward to share their stories, and serial predators finally facing consequences for their actions, together we are all witnessing a shift in narrative. It is exciting to feel that we may be on the cusp … Continue reading

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Still No Disaster Relief for Puerto Rico–Thanks to Trump’s Shutdown


Government Shutdown Solutions Could Leave Out Disaster Aid for Puerto Rico Posted: 19 Jan 2018 01:42 PM PST As the Senate and White House struggle to avert a government shutdown, US disaster victims from Puerto Rico to Texas worry a … Continue reading

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This morning marks the start of a week-long National Strike in Honduras in protest of the January 27th swearing in of Dictator Juan Orlando Hernandez


“Once Washington recognized the president elect, the international community bent its knees…The power of the United States made itself felt with all of its force. All it took was for it to speak or the rest to break their silence. … Continue reading

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While Trump and GOP Shut Down Government, Our Friends and Neighbors suffer


Dear Kevin, Last night, the Trump-controlled government, shut down. Trump and the GOP made a choice to cling tightly to their racist, misogynist, xenophobic, brutal agenda of hate instead of supporting basic values of democratic process, fairness, compassion, and opportunity. … Continue reading

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America, why let the Trump Cover-Ups Continue? Arrest the guy now!


Trump aide reportedly suppressed study proving refugees contributed $63 billion more than they cost By Jen Hayden  114 Comments (114 New)    60763 Stephen Miller’s xenophobic fingerprints are all over this  RSS REBLOGGED BY Daily Kos Social TAGS DonaldTrump Immigration Racism Recommended … Continue reading

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If Donald isn’t impeached, we are doomed?


More from this Interview Part 1: David Cay Johnston: Trump is Determined to Provoke War to Draw Focus from Racist & Erratic Behavior Part 2: “It’s Even Worse Than You Think”: David Cay Johnston on Trump’s First Year in Office … Continue reading

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