The unprecedented rogues’ gallery of billionaires Trump’s trotting out proves he isn’t interested in protecting working people

(Photo YouTube)As the Guardian reports Trump's team is the wealthiest and most cut off from the rest of us-- ever. The administration is now packed with mostly white old male tycoons who will do nothing to fulfill Trump's promise of helping working-class Americans. They are poised to eradicate Medicare, roll back health care into the dark ages and cut the Trump voters adrift. Part of Ryan’s Obamacare repeal plan has long been known to anyone who listened to him and that is the phasing … [Read more...]

14 defining characteristics common to fascist regimes: Yes this means us now

(Photo YouTube) Dr. Lawrence Britt has examined the fascist regimes of Hitler (Germany), Mussolini (Italy), Franco (Spain), Suharto (Indonesia) and several Latin American regimes. Britt found 14 defining characteristics common to each. In view of the fact that we now are on the way to an America defined by Trump it is time to look in the mirror of world history to see our potential future. 1. Powerful and Continuing Nationalism - Fascist regimes tend to make constant use of patriotic mottos, … [Read more...]

Get to Know Your New President and Watch this Documentary Trump Blocked a Few Years Back… Now at Last It is Out — You Need to See This

(YouTube) Mind you this was made BEFORE 2000."Donald Trump: A True Narcissistic Sociopath (Full)" put Trump under a microscope LONG BEFORE there was a political point of view about him. This is just about a man... Trump tried to stop this movie from ever being seen. Now-- years later-- it is out. It is about the president-elect of the United States. Now the subject soon will have the nuclear codes because of white Evangelical voters who call him God's own. You need to see this movie in order to … [Read more...]

No Lives Matter: Will the last gender studies professor welcoming the last gay student to the last safe space college catering to sensitive transgender students learning to write code and dreaming of startups please turn out the lights?

(Photo: Wikipedia)We are facing the most important question in human history and it's not about Jesus, abortion rights, women, Black Lives Matter, Facebook or gay rights. It is about whether organized human life will survive in any recognizable form called civilization. Do you feel your brain shutting down as you read these words? Just keep your brain working a few more seconds. Tell your brain to shut up and read the rest of this.Because we've let our brains mess with us (I'll explain … [Read more...]

DO NOT MISS SNL’S “the bubble” : It’s for “like-minded free-thinkers… and no one else!”

(Photo YouTube) WATCH this hilarious sketch--"The Bubble" from Saturday Night Live. It imagines a place where "life could continue for progressive Americans just as before" Donald Trump won the presidential election. Live Trump-free in a liberal urban utopia where Bernie Sanders gets to be on the dollar bill! "So if you're an open-minded person, come here, and close yourself in!" WATCH ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````P.S. If you want to know a … [Read more...]

Hey Evangelical Voters: Jesus didn’t come back but Trump did. Happy Now?

(Photo, YouTube)Eighty-one percent of white evangelicals voted for chaos. That chaos isn't going to be the result of evil intent but something far worse: incompetence and ignorance married to self-blinding ego on a dizzying scale never before seen at a presidential level.White American evangelicals gave up on Jesus coming back to set all to right… to burn gays forever, put black and brown people in their place, to melt Muslims where they stand, to lift good white people to Heaven in the “ … [Read more...]

Here is my latest interview on NPR today please listen as I explain the evangelical vote for TRUMP

Donald Trump’s campaign rhetoric was at times sexist and racist in nature, putting voting blocs like Evangelical Christians in a quandary. Despite their reservations, Evangelical Christians voted for Trump in overwhelming numbers.Writer and filmmaker Frank Schaeffer explains his insights on the apparent cognitive dissonance of Evangelical voters.Schaeffer is the son of famed evangelical theologian, Francis Schaeffer. He eventually turned away from his evangelical roots and his father’s le … [Read more...]

let me know if your contacts know of any truly loving Orthodox (Greek, Russian or other) churches or missions in Chicago or within an hour’s drive of Chicago

A favor for a friend: As you maybe know I go to a Greek Orthodox church... I'm lucky it is a loving open community but... trouble is many Orthodox churches are either more like ethnic clubs or overrun with right wing former evangelicals on a Trump-like homophobic, even racist mission... I have a friend in the Chicago area who asks "Please let me know if your contacts know of any truly loving Orthodox (Greek, Russian or other) churches or missions in Chicago or within an hour’s drive of Chicago. " … [Read more...]