Category: Thinking Aloud

Morality Is Not Religious but Hypocrisy Seems to Be

Christians confuse morality with stringent adherence to arbitrary rules they believe demonstrate their fanatic loyalty to their God or Jesus.  They ignore the immorality all around them while clinging to whether a person is gay or has had an abortion or uses drugs or swears.  Their litmus for “goodness” is limited and petty; it fails…


It Ain’t “Fake” News, It’s REAL Propaganda

I really hate the term “fake news”. That in itself is misleading: there is news, misleading news and information, and propaganda—there can be elements of truth/fact in all of them by degree. Most despots will incorporate a certain amount of truth into their propaganda in order to make it sound “reasonable”. Because “news” has also…