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Is Talk Radio and Social Media a 'Vent' to Control Organized Back-Lash?

Recently, a friend of mine announced he was leaving face book because he was tired of the negative and destructive nature of the commentary that seems to dominate social media.  1,618 more words

Politics

ISIL's War on Art Across the Cradle of Civilisation


World watches in horror images of destruction of priceless artefacts in Iraq’s second oldest museum in Mosul.

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has released a video showing its fighters using sledgehammers to smash ancient artefacts in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul. 260 more words

War & Terror

The CULT of Mental Health

by Kenneth Justice

~ In 1974 the American Psychological Association reversed its position on same sex attraction; what they previously defined as a mental disorder (some manuscripts even listed it as a ‘perversion’) they now stated was nothing more than a natural element of life. 890 more words

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The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology


By Ray Kurzweil

Synopsis: For over three decades, Ray Kurzweil has been one of the most respected and provocative advocates of the role of technology in our future. 122 more words

Society

The Law of Karma

The Law of Karma simply means, “what you sow, you reap”. It refers to cause and effect. In ancient times with ordinary people the teachers needed to talk in terms that were easily understood, hence the reference to farming and sowing seeds. 561 more words

Culture & Society

UK Law Changes To Make Every Sexual Encounter Rape

My next trip to Africa is booked for the end of June, and it can’t come quickly enough. The UK is getting worse and worse by the minute. 804 more words

Culture & Society

Is Pentecostalism a CULT?

by Kenneth Justice

~ Having been raised in an Evangelical Christian environment, I was exposed to many different brands (or denominations) such as Lutheranism, Presbyterianism, Roman Catholicism, Methodism, and Baptists to name a few. 884 more words

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