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...]

Does Being Raised Evangelical Destroy Your Brain? Why The Tea Party-Evangelical Right Learned Nothing Post-Shutdown

Neuroscience has proved that the brain is malleable. Evangelicals raised on magical fact-free myths are trained from birth to believe lies. Put it this way, if you believe Noah was real you’ll be more likely to believe Ted Cruise is a truth teller too.Brains change because of the environments they’re grown in. Playing a musical instrument grows a brain differently than the brain growth of non-musicians. Vets’ brains are different after the stress of combat. These changes show up on scans. The … [Read more...]

Ayn Rand’s Billionaires Are Taking Over

  Thirty years after her death, Ayn Rand’s philosophy of selfishness and billionaire empowerment rules the world...  READ THE REST HERE  … [Read more...]