Why are Christians losing the Culture Wars?
Read Stop Slogan-Voting. Stop Hate-Voting. Stop Being Manipulated beginning Monday, August 20 for home truth on real-world politics from a Christian/Catholic perspective. The series runs every Monday.
Stop Slogan-Voting. Stop Hate-Voting. Stop Being Manipulated. Introduction August 20, 2012 By Rebecca Hamilton 45 Comments
Stop slogan-voting. Stop hate-voting. Stop being manipulated. We are in a fight for religious freedom in America. Religious freedom is sometimes called the “first freedom.” It is, after all, enshrined in the First Amendment. But there is another reason to call it the “first freedom.” Religious freedom is the basic human freedom on which other freedoms are built. It strikes to the core of our souls, of who we are as individuals and how we view ourselves and other people. All the questions of … [Read More…]
PART ONE: YOUR VOTE = THEIR POWER
Your Vote = Their Power Politics is about power. The two political parties are not political parties as we once knew them. They are consortiums of special interests. They operate on behalf of these interests for one purpose: to get and keep power. Everything else they say is a lie. The next time you feel like bowing down to your political party, remember this, and stand upright. Don’t bend your knee to the R and the D. Register for whichever party, or as an independent, as you … [Read More…]
Part 2. High Dollar Campaigns = Government of the Puppet People
Stop Slogan-Voting. Stop Hate-Voting. Stop Being Manipulated. Part 2: High Dollar Campaigns = Government of the Puppet People
September 3, 2012 By Rebecca Hamilton 43 Comments
There are two ways to campaign for office: hire a consultant or do it yourself. Consultants cost money; lots of it. They earn this money by raising money. Like lawyers who work on contingency, campaign consultants take home a piece of the money action that the campaign generates. They also run high-dollar, glitzy campaigns that are long on smears, slogans and invective-filled one-liners, all designed to pound home the party line while hiding the actual party agenda. Candidates who are … [Read More…]