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The Bible tells us that “the wrath of God is revealed from heaven” (Rom. 1:18; NKJV).  But why would God be angry with us?  He knows that we are only human, right?  895 more words

Η ΑΛΗΘΕΙΑ! Γιατί 99 πιράνχας στηρίζουν Αναστασιάδη

Μια μέρα, ένα περίπου χρόνο πριν από τις προηγούμενες προεδρικές εκλογές, βρισκόταν σε εξέλιξη μια συνεδρία ΔΣ κάποιου προσφυγικού σωματίου, στο οποίο ΔΣ συμμετείχε σαν μέλος η κ. Τάδε, γνωστή Βαρωσιώτισσα (όνομα και επίθετο στην διάθεση όποιου πραγματικά ενδιαφέρεται…). Εκείνη την συγκεκριμένη μέρα η κ. Τάδε άργησε κάπως να εμφανιστεί, επειδή είχε κάποια επαφή με την κ. Ελένη Θεοχάρους, η οποία συζητούσε εάν θα υπέβαλλε υποψηφιότητα εντός του ΔΗΣΥ εναντίον του Αναστασιάδη, σαν υποψήφια του κόμματος για τις επόμενες προεδρικές εκλογές. 


on the tenth day of Christmas (January 3, 2018), my True Love gave to me the gift of surprise

Note: These prayers, one for each day of the twelve-day Christmas season, in which my True Love is God, follow the pattern of that well-known 18th century English carol with a number of the days illumined by the observances of the Church calendar. 207 more words


The Prince: Coping with a Machiavellian Legacy of Amorality

(November, 2016)

In 1532, Niccolò Machiavelli’s The Prince was published in Florence, Italy, and it would hardly be hyperbolic to say that the world has not been the same since. 1,619 more words

Philosophy Essays

The decline of Democracy in the West

Authoritarians today are promoting the false idea that group interest can only be secured by taking away individual rights. Why is authoritarianism making inroads today as people lose faith in democratic ideals? 238 more words

Starting with Fundamentals

By John E. Dick © 2017

In truly understanding any concept, especially the more complicated concepts such as Capitalism or Statism (and how they are actually applied in the world), one must start with the fundamentals that are essential to that concept. 315 more words

John's Ponderings

To witness is to know everything, without knowing anything

To witness is to know everything, without knowing anything. That is why the witness will never be able to produce a proof of his witnessing. Only he will know. 302 more words