I’m a white male in North America’s upper middle class.This inglorious inheritance of slaveholders, misogynists, and war-makers shapes what I experience and, just as importantly, do not experience—i.e., what black men undergo in our country’s criminal and judicial system or even during casual traffic stops and what women of all races and classes endure when confronted by our culture’s everyday sexism and what gay women and men face in the daily bigotry (or worse in the all-too-common violence … [Read more...]
The blasphemy of this picture — if you are a believing Christian — is clear. Here’s Trump as the 2nd “Apostle Paul” of white supremacist fascist theocracy
Imam Trump? Is this what we've come to? American Evangelical Sharia Law? Total theocracy? (Photo Facebook/YouTube/Twitter)One hardly needs to comment on the blasphemy of this picture circulating in evangelical online circles... As if Trump is the 2nd Apostle Paul or Prophet Moses. This illustration only demonstrates how enormously dangerous to humanity the Trump Administration really is as it makes common cause with evangelical theocratic anti-freedom fanatics. This image … [Read more...]
TODAY JANUARY 20, 2017 THE USA TUMBLES FROM PRESIDENT OBAMA’S GRACEFUL ENLIGHTENMENT TO TRUMP’S BREATHTAKING IGNORANCE
(photos YouTube) ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````P.S. If you want to know a little more about where I'm coming from and my perspective on politics, religion and the intersection of faith and life-- here's a new movie about me. (It's below the poster on YouTube) scroll down and watch it for free...WATCH "Let me be FRANK" HERE:Follow Frank on Twitter www.twitter.com/frankschaefferSee Frank’s paintings http://www.frankschaefferart.com/Follow … [Read more...]
(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...]
Here are 2 pictures that say everything you need to know about the re-branding of the word “evangelical”
Here are 2 pictures that say everything you need to know about the re-branding of the word "evangelical"... THENand...NOW(Photos YouTube)``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````P.S. If you want to know a little more about where I'm coming from and my perspective on politics, religion and the intersection of faith and life-- here's a new movie about me. (It's below the poster on YouTube) scroll down and watch it for free...WATCH "Let me be FRANK" … [Read more...]
WATCH! Samantha Bee Do THE BEST (Hilarious!!!) JOB EVER to Explain Why The GOP Can’t Disown Donald Trump’s Racism Let Alone Wish Him Away!
WATCH Samantha Bee do the best job ever in any media outlet, comedy or "serious" to news show and give us the facts and the history on just why Donald Trump’s racism isn’t anything new. It is for the GOP, despite what the “orange supremacist” may think, business as usual, as this schooling by Bee (hilarious!!!) proves. WATCH! “Full Frontal“ host Samantha Bee explain's the Republican Party’s history: “Trump isn’t desecrating the Republican Party,” she says. “He’s just peeling back the glossy ex … [Read more...]
In this silly 2016 election cycle, remind yourself of what true leadership, kindness and intelligence looks like. President Obama will be regarded as one of our greatest leaders. History will be kind to this man because he was kind to history. WATCH!Frank Schaeffer is a writer. His latest book --WHY I AM AN ATHEIST WHO BELIEVES IN GOD: How to give love, create beauty and find peaceAvailable now on Amazon Follow Frank on Twitter www.twitter.com/frank_schaefferSee Frank’s pa … [Read more...]
President Obama Compared to Trump in PICTURES– How Will History Judge? Hint: the Pictures Tell the Story!
History will be kind to President Obama as the man who compassionately restored America after the disastrous W Bush Presidency... in spite of Republican obstruction. It will be harsh to the Republican Party and to Donald Trump who represents so vividly where an Ayn Rand-type faith in wealth at all costs combined with hate, fear and the adulation of power (not to mention love of racism), leads.Imagine 20 years from now how these pictures of our moment of 2016 Trump-time madness will compare … [Read more...]