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June 7th, 2018 - 8:21 am § in Politics, Religion

China Adapts Buddhism to the Corporate Values of the State

Party vs Profit Sacred Chinese Buddhist sites have in recent years become major tourist attractions in the new China. This tourism boom has been fueled by a growing spiritual vacuum amid China’s newly-moneyed classes, but efforts to cash in on it now appear to have been stymied by a state drive to[...]

February 4th, 2018 - 12:29 am § in Bill of Rights, Jefferson

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: The Treaty of Tripoli Celebrates America as a Jesus Free State

The late 18th century treaty reached by America with certain Muslim pirates of the African coast states: As the government of the United States of America is not in any sense founded on the Christian Religion,-as it has in itself no character of enmity against the laws, religion or tranquility of Mu[...]

July 24th, 2017 - 12:01 am § in Hypocrisy

Despite the Trumpies, Charlie Gard Gets Justice

Parents of UK baby Charlie Gard agree to let him die I almost want to say “thank God!”  This little baby has been brain dead for some time.  The doctors, the pope and the UK courts all said that the time Charlies Grd’s incurable illness had left the baby with no ability to use an[...]

June 27th, 2017 - 8:01 am § in Jefferson, Jews, Politics

ISRAEL REJECTS WORLD JUDAISM

WHAT NEXT?  MAYBE THEY WILL PASS NUREMBERG LAWS? Israel Moves To Reject Conversions Except By Orthodox Rabbinate JERUSALEM — A Knesset committee has approved the advance of a bill that would require the state to recognize only conversions completed und… FORWARD.COM Somebody needs to tell the Yi[...]