The FCC claims that it has received a number of complaints regarding Stephen Colbert’s commentary during his late show on Monday night. Its rather likely that these “complaints” came from hard-line Trump supporters (or Republicans) who condemn any kind of speech criticizing the president. It is sad to see in this day and age an […]Read more "Well That Escalated Quickly"
This morning I saw a video in which a man characterizes “freedom” and “liberty” as two distinct and separate things. He defined the words in regards to the enslavement and emancipation of black Americans, in comparison to white Americans. He claimed that “white” Americans have freedom, and that “black” Americans have liberty, because whites are […]Read more "The Definition of Free Will"
It is Easter Sunday 2017. And today the majority of the Christian religion is celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Personally, I believe Jesus of Nazareth was a real person; who protested the oppressive government of the Roman Empire, which back then dominated the Mediterranean world and the Levant. Pope Francis delivered his annual message […]Read more "Where Is God?"
So the American government attacked the Syrian government, of Bashar al-Assad, claiming justification due to Assad’s (supposed) “use of chemical weapons” against his own people. Even though the site of the chemical gas attack was located within an area controlled by armed rebel opposition groups trying to overthrow the Syrian government. And yet the United […]Read more "Last Week In #Syria"
In order to understand what it means to “make America great again” one needs to ask: What made America great the first time? So when was America made? Well, most Americans celebrate the birth of our nation on the date in which the Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776. But America, as […]Read more "Taxation Is No Blessing"
Every breath you take and every move you make. Every bond you break, every step you take… he’ll be mocking you. Since taking office as the 45th president of these united States of America, Donald Trump has criticized, blasted, and mocked every person that has come out against his actions or opposed his executive orders. […]Read more "Outrageous Pecedent"
So the president of these United States of America recently signed an executive order to ban travel from seven Muslim-majority nations. And though he claims priority will be given to Christian refugees from those nations, everyone is now protesting the fact that this ban also applies to permanent legal residents (green card holders) and other […]Read more "You Reap What You Sow"