BERNIE SANDERS MANY ASSUMPTIONS AND CONTRADICTORY MESSAGES: His Employment of Machiavellian Duplicity and Cunning as a Winning Strategy

Politicians, especially very ambitious one, are a strange breed, indeed! And Bernie stands out now as a loathing figure armed with a surplus of Machiavellian values and principles. 1.First, Bernie stated long ago that he didn’t think he could win… Continue Reading

WHAT IS REALLY IMPORTANT: A Lesson of Time, the Wickedness of man and the Current American Social and Political Experience

No Man is an island—including TRUMP, all those who think and act like him and the most powerful in our society! All major world religions have something powerfully inspiring about this. They speak about the importance of love, about humility… Continue Reading

Poverty Issue III–THE CARING SOCIETY AND THE INDIVIDUAL WHO LIVES ONLY FOR HIMSELF

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North Americans, through its people and government generally, are caring people.  People are are big-hearted, especially when one thinks about their legendary charitable contributions for causes around the world.  Polls often show that roughly about 65 to 70 per cent… Continue Reading

Poverty Issue II–THE OBSCENITY OF EXTREME SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DISPARITY AND THE LOGIC THAT SUSTAINS IT: A Rebuttal By His Holiness the Pope and the President.

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Two scholars that make commentaries on our public affairs and politics—Prof. Robert Reich (also former Clinton Administration Labor Secretary) and  E. J. Dionne, Washington Post Columnist and Brooking Institution scholar—have something enigmatic and ironic to say about this topic.  They… Continue Reading

Poverty Issue I: THE INDIGNITY OF POVERTY AND HIGH UNEMPLOYMENT IN AFFLUENT AMERICA

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- Homeless man John Wayne and others wait in a parking lot near LP Field after Metro police had them move their possessions from under the Shelby Street Bridge. Wayne said police have been nice about giving them time to move. A recent count by a national organization found 1,542 homeless people living in Nashville in January 2005. -

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This is the first in a series of articles on poverty.  The topic is timely, as Christmas–with its message of love–approaches.  This is a time when the long time unemployed in America are facing so much uncertainty in continued government… Continue Reading

REJOICE FOR THE DAWN OF A NEW GOLDEN AGE: It is a New Beginning, Not an End of Time

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A new time is upon us–a better and more empowering time.   And young people will lead the way! Indeed, things will become different irrespective of the current illusion and divisions from which so many of the older generation profits from… Continue Reading

THE PASSING–TRANSITION–OF NELSON MANDELA: Great Soul, Man of History and Idealist, December 5, 2013–by Dr. Sam

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  As Jesus observed, a prophet has no honor in his own country.  True—Nelson Mandela started with much dishonor to him by his country but ended with much honor, adoration and celebration. Let us observe here the kind of person… Continue Reading

GOP RESISTANCE TO OBAMACARE IS THE REAL DEATH PANEL: The End of Ideology and the Beginning of Love

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Republicans, it seems, don’t care how many would die in America for not having health insurance.  They are so singularly focused on ideology and corporate profits than the lot of the common man–their fellow Americans.  How about the end of ideology and… Continue Reading

THE PHENOMENON OF RELIGIOUS PROFESSION AND HOLINESS

The phenomenon of religious profession has generally sustained television evangelism throughout North America for more than three decades.  This evangelism reached its highest octane during the Reagan era, sometimes bringing clearly undesirable results.  Thus, it was during the same period that… Continue Reading