Jesus Ate a $95,000 Truffle: The Evangelical GOP Worships Wealth, So Kiss Jesus, Justice, Fairness and America Goodbye

Just how nuts has the wealth-to-middle class disparity has gotten? Read this while thinking about how the evangelicals -- who once said they follow Jesus -- have become the bedrock of GOP/Ayn Rand GREED-IS-GOOD "policy" to cut government help for the poor and middle class and fight health care reform to give the poor medical care, while lowering taxes and regulations on the super wealthy.To the extent that the GOP/wealth alliance depends on the evangelicals like Ted Cruz and the Tea Party to … [Read more...]

Left and Right Screw Up Accountability

Right and left have denied accountability through a trick of the mind that lets us all off the hook. So who will take responsibility? Please watch this (blessedly short) clip from Darkwood Brew where I (think) I (maybe) said something (almost) worth hearing. PS see you at the Wild Goose Festival a few weeks from now! Please join us.  … [Read more...]

“The Last Shall Be First” Be Un-American For Jesus

  The book of Amos rebukes all "Masters of the Universe" be they male or female... Watch the clip. You can see more of Frank Schaeffer talking with Eric Elnes HERE … [Read more...]

The War on Women’s Sexuality

By Tracy Clark-Flory  Women’s bodies have become a global battlefield. The brutal New Delhi gang rape case, and the fierce protests it sparked, is just one example. From education of Afghan schoolgirls to veiling in France, female sexuality and freedom has come to symbolize a global conflict “over the nature of the self,” argues David Jacobson, a University of South Florida sociologist, in “Of Virgins and Martyrs: Women and Sexuality in Global Conflict,” which comes out later thi … [Read more...]


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