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Quote# 131934

The deadening of the Spirit is the greatest holocaust, and never has US society been more atheist during the past fifty years than today.

The two greatest physical pleasures, food and sex, are necessary in their own way, but really meaningless when it comes down to it. Because of the obsession with these two aspects of Life, the Reaper has become right up ahead for US.

The Crowley-inspired brainwashing of the 1960s, “do what thou wilt is the whole of the Law,” did far worse damage than would the savage killing of a few million US citizens, as it ushered in the Spiritual death of nearly the entire country.

A true warrior seeks an honorable death, considering the death of the body as nothing compared to spiritual well being. Yet, worship of bodily pleasure, and the exultation of one’s self over all others, took over in the Devil-driven Hippie Era, and it never slowed down.

The citizens of the US are spiritually dead, or have you not noticed the extreme fascination with Zombie movies lately?

Does it really matter if Russian nukes take out the US population, because are they not already dead?

jim, Real Jew News 8 Comments [9/22/2017 10:48:59 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131933

Putting it another way; if homosexual conduct wasn't encouraged and glorified by leftists like it currently is, and still vilified as a sure way of contracting HIV and AIDS, and ultimately a shorter lifespan, all involved would be better off.

PROCON, Free Republic 6 Comments [9/22/2017 10:48:50 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131928

Over the last few weeks the USA and the adjacent Caribbean islands have experienced devastating hurricanes. Of course it is not unusual for that part of the world to experience such extreme weather at this time of the year but what does appear to be unusual is the intensity and frequency of these 'events'. In time past when man was more 'superstitious' or more in tune with other realms of being (depending upon your perspective) these storms would have been interpreted as the Gods' displeasure regarding the actions of man. Even in Christian times this thinking continued except that instead of the Gods being angry it was the Christian 'god'. Only modern man in his conceit dismisses any supernatural explanation.

As we rush headlong to the Ragnarok (Korangar) that was long ago predicted by the Norse sages (and experienced by my late mother in a strange dream) we can expect to see more of such intense climatic events. Likewise we can expect to see more developments in the political sphere. We are approaching now the end and this should be obvious for anyone who has eyes to see. This thoroughly rotten and oppressive New World Order is facing utter and total collapse and we must be prepared for the power vacuum which will ensue and take steps to prepare ourselves. Not only must we ensure our survival as individuals but as a folk and as a race. However we must not view this as a matter of just survival but one of OPPORTUNITIES for as I have said the power vacuum which will be present after the collapse of western states will allow us to finally break free and recreate our world and recreate our ancient Germanic and Aryan societies which will be built again with our Blut und Boden.

This will be a time of sacrifice-another meaning attached to Woden's Eye. It will be a time for the Einheriar to be released from their training grounds of Walhalla and fight the eternal foe. In my view there never has been a satisfactory interpretation of the term Einherjar. Usually this is understood to mean either 'lone' or 'once' warrior. Neither explanation make any sense, certainly not from a mythological perspective. I personally take the view that these warriors, these servants of Woden are ONE-EYED HARRIERS. In other words warriors who engage in persistent attacks, often in small bands against selected targets. They are 'one-eyed' in the sense that they serve the One-Eyed Woden. All Woden's servants seek to emulate Him in their actions and it is surprising how often they bear His marks upon their bodies. Blindness, particularly in one eye is a mark of His favour upon those who are chosen by Him. This is another interpretation of Walhalla-the halls of the CHOSEN.

As I view the satellite images of these recent hurricanes I see in their centre the Eye of Woden. He is the God of the storm and although this is not quite evident from the Old Norse writings that image of Woden has survived in continental Germanic and English folklore. The Germanic view of Woden is far more archaic than the Norse Odin as I have shown before in previous articles: Towards a More Archaic Understanding of Woden and Woden and Vata-Vayu-a Comparison

As Woden is beginning to awaken his people He will also do His work in the elements as we approach the time of Walhalla-Allahlaw.

Wotans Krieger, Aryan Myth and Metahistory 14 Comments [9/22/2017 10:47:18 AM]
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Quote# 131927

R&I ~ Løki
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The idea that there are only two religions, comes from the story of Cain and Abel.

Both men were instructed by God to bring an animal sacrifice to atone for their sins.
(A precursor to what Jesus Christ would do on the cross thousands of years later.)

Thus making Biblical Christianity, not only the oldest religion in the world, but the only one that is acceptable by God.

Able believed God's instructions, and his sins were atoned for.
Cain on the other hand, did not believe God and proceeded to try to bring about his salvation by the works of his hands. i.e. Good Deeds outweigh Bad Deeds, “I’m a good person” "My Own God" etc…

Every religion, except biblical Christianity, has this false doctrine as their core belief.

They may look a little different,
some of their rituals not quite the same,
and sometimes, even call themselves “Christian”.

But they are nothing more than an amalgamation of the false religion began by Cain.
So ultimately, even though there seems to be many religions, there are only two.

And also, even if you claim to have NO religion, no matter how much you insist,
you still fall under Cain's religion.

Choose wisely.

So as the title suggests. Are there actually only Two Religions?

The Bible says yes. What say you?

Bible Answers, Religion 14 Comments [9/22/2017 10:47:02 AM]
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Quote# 131926

Our notions of dignity are ultimately based on God’s dignity and our being made in God’s image. Thus, we apply titles of dignity to people, but not to animals or other elements of creation. John Smith appears to sound more important when he is called “Dr. Smith,” “the honorable Congressman Smith,” or “President Smith.” But “Germ Smith” just doesn’t have the same ring. People do not build monuments to germs. Few people grieve when a fly dies.

This is not just a semantic or historical matter. The value difference between humanist and creation visions of human worth has profound significance. Martin Luther King Jr. did not give his life to advance the cause of equal civil rights for black germs. Many thousands now work tirelessly in the right to life movement, but not to save the lives of preborn viruses. Although at the gut level we automatically assume the dignity of human beings, it is pure nonsense apart from creation.

I know that secular humanism waxes eloquently about how important it is for us to be virtuous, and how important it is for us to work for human dignity and for freedom and industry and love. But intellectually, I’ve never seen anything more pitiful than the type of philosophical humanism that tells us on the one hand that our origin as human beings is a cosmic accident, that we are grownup germs who have emerged fortuitously from the slime, and that we are destined ultimately to annihilation to non-being, to the abyss of das Nichts, the nothingness, but that even so, we enjoy enormous significance in between our origin and our destiny. Talk about fantasy and wish projection. Talk about blind faith and leaping into absurdity. What could be more absurd than to celebrate the significance of grownup germs? I say candidly to the secular humanist: “Don’t come to me and tell me about human dignity, because I don’t care whether white germs or black germs sit in the back of the bus. And I don’t care about whose slime is blown away by a nuclear holocaust. If I’m going to care about human beings and about human dignity, I want a reason.”

If you call me to sacrificial, altruistic action in behalf of human beings, you better have a reason. And it should be greater than simply, we should be for people because we’re people. Because unless we can establish that it means something to be people, it’s pure emotion. And rights granted on the basis of pure emotion ultimately unravel. What emotion gives, it can also take away. But if our human dignity is given by God and that is recognized by our culture, then we have fundamental human rights that inform how we treat other people under the law and even one-on-one at the personal level.

7.genie, Calling all Christians 6 Comments [9/22/2017 10:46:51 AM]
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Quote# 131924

[regarding whether abortion for rape victims is wrong]

Nothing can happen to anyone unless they want it to . Jesus said in John 10:34 we are all Gods . We each subconsciously punish ourselves in order to motivate us to become perfect (Mat. 5:48) . But the one injurinig an other feels a tremendous amount of guilt .

Forrest Toney, Y! answers 11 Comments [9/22/2017 10:45:59 AM]
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Quote# 131923


All Christians Should Support Capital Punishment.

Shane Claiborne- a social justice activist, a progressive Christian who runs the Simple Way community in Philadelphia, and an author who published Executing Grace earlier this summer about the death penalty- was recently interviewed by Relevant Magazine about what he claims is the Christian obligation to reject capital punishment.

Claiborne seems sincere in his religious opposition to capital punishment but his reasoning (in this piece but also his book) to support abolition are in conflict with biblical justifications for the death penalty, and don’t make much sense.

For example, Claiborne says-
“The consistent life ethic is beautiful. It says, “We are uncompromisingly going to stand for life.” The early Christians did that; they unilaterally spoke against violence in all forms. But what’s happened… pro-life has come just to mean anti-abortion… But it’s not the only life issue.
…The death penalty raises one of the most fundamental questions of our faith which is: Is any person beyond redemption? At the end of the day I think there are a lot of reasons to be against the death penalty, but for a Christian who believes that Jesus died to spare us from death and this idea of grace or as Scripture says “mercy triumphs over judgement.”

This is a bit convoluted and attempts to hide moral relativism posing as, but distorting, Christianity.

“Violence in all forms?” So murder, rape, and punishment for both are all morally equal and can be comparably defined as violence? How? Based in what functioning moral universe? The Bible and Christian orthodoxy are clear that gradations of violence, sin, and punishment exist precisely because of the morality attached to them.

The idea that one has to reject capital punishment to maintain pro-life ethical consistency is a false dichotomy, completely ignoring biblical teaching on the matter.
In my opinion- and based on the Bible, to be pro-capital punishment is to be pro-life.

It’s why the divine injunction of capital punishment (specifically related to intentional murder) is the only command repeated in each of the first five books of the Bible, beginning in Genesis 9:6, a universal proscription and application which predates the judicial and ceremonial laws of theocracy of ancient Israel. As such, this divine directive can’t be rationalized away as an injunction that was both historically and geographically explicit to the ancient Hebraic religious cultic practice.

So, why is supporting capital punishment equal to being prolife? The answer is found in the above scriptural passage: “Whoever sheds the blood of man, by man shall his blood be shed; for in the image of God has God made man.” This divine imperative foreshadows the language found in the Sixth Commandment of the Decalogue- “You shall not murder.” It’s precisely because we’re created in the image of God, that (premeditated) murder must be punished with this kind of required severity. Murdering a fellow human is a moral offense to God and must be treated and responded to as such.

Capital justice rightly roots out the evil in our midst, preserving the lives of the majority. It’s a tool properly used by the government to protect and defend human life, not a course of cheap vengeance. As stated earlier, all ‘violence’ isn’t the same because of the morality attached and required response to it. Those who commit the most grievous of crimes and worthy of the death penalty are killed, preventing them from re-committing their reprehensible acts, which violate the safety and security of other people.

Sparing the life of one worthy of capital punishment, for example a murderer, increases the chances that he or she will murder again. Are Christian abolitionists of the death penalty willing to see another innocent person murdered by someone that should’ve been put to death? Shane Claiborne and other Christian abolitionists of the death penalty never confront the real statistical possibility that by ‘executing grace’ to a condemned murderer allows him or her the ability to commit more violent acts and committing murder again- of another inmate or a correctional officer while imprisoned, or another civilian if/when they’re released from the penitentiary due to shortened sentences. I’m not sure the consciences of these Christian abolitionists of capital justice confront the reality that their “compassion” facilitates more murders of innocent people, and they’re obligated to explain how this unsound position and gamble can be characterized as compassionate.

Furthermore, Claiborne’s petition that no one is “beyond redemption” doesn’t factor in the dispute against capital punishment. The argument is that no person- regardless of the moral depravity evidenced in the actions s/he’s committed- is beyond repentance, spiritual conversion and redemption. As such, a person shouldn’t be condemned to death via capital punishment, but should be spared and given opportunities to be spiritually rehabilitated and saved.

Unfortunately, there are some people who’re simply beyond spiritual repair. History is chockfull of examples of people who committed atrocities against others who never repented of their evil acts. History also testifies that many people sentenced to prison for a determined length of time- up to life in prison- didn’t express remorse or realize spiritual restoration.

The redemption of the felon on death row is between the felon and God. It’s up to God to have mercy on him/her; we on the other hand, have to do what’s right and necessary for the preservation of civil society by protecting the innocent and punishing the guilty. Sparing the condemned doesn’t do that. It sends exactly the wrong message about life’s sacrosanctity to other violent criminals that have yet to be brought to justice. Abolishing the death penalty shows preferential treatment for the murderer at the expense of the murdered. Again, how is this grace or compassion?

Even still, the “beyond redemption” appeal by Christians as a religious protest misses a couple key points.

God works on his time- not ours. The potential of the condemned being redeemed isn’t predicated on his exemption from capital punishment- as if God needs as much time as possible to transform and save the lost.

What if the guilty rejects redemption? Life imprisonment, rather than death for the possibility of redemption is a huge moral gamble that doesn’t make sense.
Since the time-sensitive potentiality of the condemned being redeemed is considered, why isn’t the alternative? Rather than giving both God and the condemned inmate ample time to get to know each other, why don’t Christian opponents of capital punishment contemplate the prospect that the spiritual conversion of death row inmates might increase if the death penalty was more efficient and accelerated? Increasing the urgency of death could prompt a change of heart that 30 years on death row won’t.
To the point, being spiritually redeemed doesn’t revoke earthly punishment.

Claiborne continues-
“Today, black people are about 13 percent of the overall population, but they’re 34 percent of executions and 43 percent of death row.
We like to say it’s about the most heinous crimes, but really the biggest determinants in capital punishment are the race of the victim and the resources of the defendant.”
This is dishonest and Claiborne either knows it, or at the very least, he’s exceedingly naïve.

Claiborne completely ignores the severity of the crime(s) committed- the reason(s) why a person is on death row- and implies that the disproportionate numbers of blacks on death row and their executions are primarily the result of racial and economic factors, not (im)moral ones. Christians who share this position of disparate impact completely ignore or excuse the violent acts committed by black felons deserving of the death penalty, which are readily available from the FBI or the Bureau of Justice Statistics/Department of Justice.

Intentionally excusing blacks from human moral obligation and agency isn’t benevolence; it’s condescending racial paternalism used to advance a superficial agenda masquerading as justice.

Absolving blacks from moral standards and expectations that everyone else is subjected to might qualify as “compassion” or “justice” in the morally ostensible world of social justice activists. In the real world of cause and consequence, the majority of people on death row are there as punishment deserving of the crimes they’ve committed. If Claiborne is concerned about the disparate impact of capital punishment on black lives, he should instead focus on highlighting and condemning the contributing factors that facilitate the disproportional participation of blacks in violent criminality- the causative factor(s), which qualifies black felons for the death penalty.
Extending leniency to villains as compensation for their evil guarantees the actions of evil- including murder- will increase.

Sparing the life of the murderer doesn’t demonstrate compassion; it devalues it.
Of course, Claiborne and other Christian abolitionists argue that the ministry of Jesus in the New Testament has vacated the Old Testament moral and legal prescriptions for capital punishment. But this is a form of theological and biblical service buffet- simply taking away what one likes and ignoring what one doesn’t so as to reinforce one’s ideological predeterminations.

Despite arguments to the contrary, Jesus didn’t annul capital punishment in his Sermon on the Mount. During his Sermon in Matthew 5, Jesus says,
“You have heard it said, ‘An eye for eye, and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to them the other cheek also.”

How exactly is this nullification against the divine command of killing a murderer? Clearly, Jesus is referring back to the Levitical law of proportionality (Ex. 21:24, Lev. 24:19-21a), meaning that punishments should fit the crimes committed rather than exceeding them. Jesus’ teaching in the Sermon isn’t rescinding the command to punish murderers by death. Rather, he’s teaching his listeners- first century commoners and other marginalized groups- how to respond to insults and offenses in interpersonal relationships. This subversive teaching regarding self-control instead of retaliation in the face of public humiliation had nothing to do with government, governmental authority or how government was to administer punishment.

Aside from misinterpreting and misapplying Jesus’ teaching from the Sermon on the Mount as an argument in favor of abolishing the death penalty, Christian opponents of the death penalty ignore or misinterpret Romans 13:1-5. Here Paul says that the government, being a servant of God, doesn’t bear the sword in vain. Rather, it rightly punishes criminals for committing evil. The Greek word for sword combined with the implication of the passage makes clear that Paul was indeed saying that civil government has a responsibility to protect its constituents, which included punishing by death those who commit evil, violence and threaten public safety.

A moral society that values life is duty bound to protect its citizens. It also has a moral obligation to prove the high value of life by punishing those who intentionally and without reservation, devalue it. In my opinion, contemporary Christian abolitionists of capital punishment undermine the sacredness of life by “compassionately” regarding murderers at the expense of the murdered, and future murderers at the expense of the future victims of murder. By seeking to end of the death penalty, they’re surrendering their responsibility to defend and maintain the inimitable value of human life using the pro-life teachings of Christianity to defend a pro-death position.

Capital punishment is a touchy subject and good arguments can be made to support both sides of the debate. But many of the arguments advanced by Claiborne- in addition to Pope Francis (here and here) and other Christian opponents of the death penalty, thus far, aren’t good arguments and they contradict and undermine the Bible in the process.

Derryck Green, Derryck Green.com 17 Comments [9/22/2017 10:45:44 AM]
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Quote# 131921

Reminder that everything that's good in the world originated from Western Europe and you shouldn't feel bad about it

nontolerantman, Twitter 20 Comments [9/22/2017 10:45:07 AM]
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Quote# 131919

The Chinese Revolution, with Mao Tse-tung at the head of the CPC, developed the revolutionary process, through a prolonged popular war, from the countryside to the city, which liberated red areas in which the democratic-popular state of New Democracy, and that on October 1, 1949, with the seizure of power throughout the country begins the socialist stage.
As in Russia the proletariat was the class of vanguard of the revolution, but in China the peasantry was the main driving force.

Mao resolves, on the theoretical basis of Marxism-Leninism, new and fundamental problems of the proletarian revolution, in theory and in practice, which have to do with the characteristics of revolutions in countries oppressed by imperialism.
It faces the modern revisionism, headed by Khrushchev, triumphed at the 20th Congress of the CPSU in 1956, changing the class character of the CPSU and the State, opening the way to the restoration of capitalism in the USSR. It shows that the rise of revisionism to power is the rise of the bourgeoisie to power.

With this real tragedy for the international working class and the oppressed peoples of the world, socialism, as Marx and Lenin put it, implies a long historical period in which classes and class struggle continue to exist, the struggle between the path socialist and capitalist and the danger of capitalist restoration, in addition to imperialist aggression and intervention.

Modern revisionism extended to most of the Communist Parties of the world and had in Rodney Arismendi, its main exponent in Uruguay, that with its revisionist clique manages to cover the direction of the Communist Party from the 16th Congress, of 1955.
The liquidation process began there, with the abandonment of revolutionary positions, congress after congress, turning a revolutionary proletarian party into a reformist electoral party, subordinated entirely to the interests of the USSR, which had been converted into a social-imperialist power since 1957.
 
Mao and the PCCH fight in the International Communist Movement and carry on the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, beginning in 1966, which resists revisionism and capitalist restoration in China for ten years.
Their contributions in the most diverse fields, meant the development of Marxism to a new stage, Marxism-Leninism-Maoism.
With the defeat of this revolution and the rise of Ten Siao-ping, after Mao's death (9/9/76), revisionism succeeds in the PCCH, and the process of capitalist restoration takes place also in China. This closes a cycle of progress and development of the Proletarian Revolution worldwide.

Ricardo Cohen, ICOR 2 Comments [9/22/2017 10:44:39 AM]
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Submitted By: hydrolythe

Quote# 131906

America, you are staggering like a drunken whore,
Even to the point of entrance at Hell’s door!
Your foundational motto: IN GOD WE TRUST…
You have trampled underfoot! Can’t you see the dust
Of decaying morals? Of lust, pride and vanity?
You are on the verge of losing your very sanity!

America, home of Miss Liberty…land of the free (?)…
Your slip is showing…dragging in filth and debris!
Still, you plod along shunning all of God’s holy ways.
Even Nineveh applied for an extension of days!
But you say, “Attention I want. I’ll be a global shocker.”
Listen-up! Surely, Jesus will be your boat-rocker!

America, you are no longer little sweet sixteen…
Nor are you a dainty ballerina or a beauty queen.
Having joined in the stoning of His prophets and saints,
Your make-up’s make-up clearly resembles war-paint!
If you could see all things from beginning to end…
To which side, God’s or satan’s, would your knees bend?

America, open up the Book, the end is not hidden!
Are you not concerned that you are backslidden?
Redeem the time for good. Check out God’s Holy Writ!
See where in His blueprint you might exactly fit.
The sinfulness abounding throughout your storied land
Is hideous mocking of Heaven’s most righteous plans.

America, won’t you obey His ageless, instructive words?
You can’t run from them…even in your souped-up Birds!
The Day of the Lord, like a thief in the night, will come
For a people listening for His trump…not a bongo drum!
It’s up to you, America! Wha’d’ya say you get in His Mood?
He is coming…ready or not…and His name is not dude…
But, Jesus. Yes, Jesus!

America, He loves you so!

heraldingvictory, Real Jew News 22 Comments [9/21/2017 11:38:13 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131905

You cannot preach peace if you teach hatred. ISlam being called a religion of peace, is the biggest lie and insult, that humans have ever made. It such as the ISlamophobia lie, is a grave error of judgement that will cost lives, much bloodshed on both sides.

While we can all agree to disagree on the rights and wrongs of other religions, ISlam as a belief, is pure evil. If we try to look at it how someone like Hitchens would. We can separate and see human beings, but the belief, the evil is the thing that overrides everything. We can lie to ourselves and pretend that some of these people are our friends and some as all people, will show good and bad qualities. But, the cause of all of the bloodshed stems back to the core teachings of ISlam.

Until Europe truly admits it has a serious problem with ISlam, we will never be free from all of this bloodshed. Deislamize to rehumanize.

Belphegor, Bare Naked Islam 18 Comments [9/21/2017 11:38:02 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131904

Quran (3:56) – “As to those who reject faith, I will punish them with terrible agony in this world and in the Hereafter, nor will they have anyone to help.”

The Pope LIES and DECEIVES for Islam.

The Liar Pope declares that the BLOOD SOAKED Quran Book of Hate, Savagery and Eternal WAR Against Infidels is a Book of Peace!!! And that terrorism is not Islam!!!

The Liar Pope HATES the Eternal Word of God, the Bible and HATES God’s Laws, the Ten Commandments as much as Muslims.

One of the Ten Commandments: YOU SHALL NOT BEAR FALSE WITNESS!

Linda Rivera, Bare Naked Islam 6 Comments [9/21/2017 11:37:32 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131903

Have you checked the credentials of any advocates for workers, lgbt people and civil rights activists lately? They're leftist. They have always been leftist. Capitalism is totally incompatible with social progress and it always has been. I don't need to tell you that because you already know it... You just don't care because you like your nice comfortable neighbourhood built on the backs of the enslaved.

-mousey-, r/LateStageGenderBinary 8 Comments [9/21/2017 11:36:27 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131900

If all you read is western propaganda this is exactly the view you'll end up with. Everything in your post is propaganda. Stalin was popular and elected many times. He managed with the help of his government to turn an agricultural backwater into a world power in a short time.

{deleted account}, r/Communism 18 Comments [9/21/2017 11:34:18 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131897

Absolute crap. Levels of food and production spiked drastically under Stalins rule. Great, the west had some pretty diamond trinkets and gold studded bull whips... Good on the West for raping every lesser economically developed nation to get their shiny gold, TV dinners, and 'freedom™'. Meanwhile, in their own nation they were jailing, drugging, shooting anyone who wasn't white cis middle class. What a wonderful day in the neighbourhood right! Gee whiz did you check out that new Ford? It now runs on the blood of the impoverished!

This is utterly pointless. You're defending the fascist west in a leftist space and getting mad at me because I have the audacity to tentatively defend some actions of an actual communist leader. As I have said multiple times I don't give a fuck if you agree with my views I just want you to show the tiniest shred of decency to your fucking comrades for once in your fucking fash-defending life. Please dear god drop your 'morality' crusade and get over yourself.

-mousey-, r/LateStageGenderBinary 8 Comments [9/21/2017 11:33:22 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131896

Name me another leader that turned an agricultural poverty stricken, war wounded, feudal wreck into a nuclear world power in the space of twenty years. Name me another leader who's country almost single-handedly, not only repelled fascism, but pushed it back into its spawn and annihilated it. You can historically revise all you want, but Stalin was the best thing that could have happened to the allies.

Needless to say, I don't care if a leader holds up good old fashioned Christian ideals of 'goodness'. I don't care for leaders who sit back while the world burns around them. I care if they gut fascists. Stalin gutted fascists.

-mousey-, r/LateStageGenderBinary 8 Comments [9/21/2017 11:33:09 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131895

He purged people who would have intentionally disrupted the regime for their own egotistical reasons. Any uprising at a time of global war would have put the worker at risk and resulted in global fascism. In that sense, enemies of the state, regardless of their self ascribed political leanings were by definition, fascist sympathisers. I never told you to support Stalin, it is not a problem to me if you don't. I was asked to defend my beliefs and so I have done so. If that offends you and you cannot reconcile with your fellow left wingers then I'm afraid you are totally incompatible with a united left, and thus, totally set against the rights of the worker.

-mousey-, r/LateStageGenderBinary 4 Comments [9/21/2017 11:32:55 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131894

[On Stephen King's "It"]

Think of the razor-like teeth of Pennywise the clown tearing off the arm of little Georgie. That’s a powerful metaphor for the actions of an abortionist.

Kevin Burke, The Stream 28 Comments [9/21/2017 11:32:35 AM]
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Submitted By: Demon Duck of Doom

Quote# 131892

God Himself will strike Mueller down first. Watch and see, it won't be long. More to the point, God has promised He would do so via his Prophet—that He would personally remove any serious threat to His Chosen Hand On Earth, Donald J. Trump, who he elevated to the Presidency to begin preparing the American people for The Harvest. If Mueller gets within sniffing distance of hurting Trump, he's finished. And God will leave no doubt as to whose handiwork is responsible.

Thus it is written, thus it shall be done. Amen.

Gargantua, Free Republic 16 Comments [9/21/2017 11:32:13 AM]
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Submitted By: Katie

Quote# 131890

Orangeburg chicken truck crash will be memorialized by PETA

Thursday, September 21st 2017, 10:49 am EDT
By Jeremy Turnage, Digital Content Manager

ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

A week-old crash on Interstate 95 in Orangeburg County will be memorialized. Yes, you read that correctly.

On Sept. 15, a truck carrying chickens down I-95 near mile marker 91, which is about a mile south of the US 15 exit near Santee, crashed, spilling live and dead chickens on the side of the road.

The dead chickens are where the memorial comes in. PETA is using the crash as an opportunity to remind folks to go vegan.

The memorial billboard will feature a chicken next to the words "I'm ME, Not MEAT. See the Individual. Go Vegan."

"This devastating crash left countless birds mangled and suffering," PETA Executive Vice President Tracy Reiman said in a statement. "PETA's billboard will let travelers know that the best way to prevent such tragedies is to keep smart, sensitive chickens off the road in the first place by going vegan."

The driver of the crash, meanwhile, was not injured.

PETA, WIS 18 Comments [9/21/2017 11:31:19 AM]
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Submitted By: Thanos6

Quote# 131886

You are discounting linguistic imperialism. Which is naïve (because of Krauss IMHO) and a little hypocritical vis the conflict definition of marriage. Where a new definition seeks destruction of an old definition.

Dawkins, Krauss and Dennett to me seek to impose their definitions and destroy all other ideas and definition.IMHO. Memetics is a case in point since it is an exercise in the subduction of other sociological ideas in the interest of the New Atheist portfolio.

The Great Vladini, Religion and Ethics 6 Comments [9/21/2017 11:29:52 AM]
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Submitted By: Nearly Sane

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By saying that Noah "was perfect in his generations (ancestry)" it tells us that one of the sins for which people had to be destroyed was interracial marriage. Adamic man had mixed with pre Adamic people. See the books of Ezra and Nehemiah for the sin of interracial marriage, and how these great men of God dealt with it.

James 1:1, Y! answers 8 Comments [9/21/2017 11:29:34 AM]
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Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore said in a speech last month that Americans have asked for "shootings and killings" by removing the "acknowledgment of God" from society.

Moore, the former chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, made the comments to the group Citizen Impact USA on August 24 at an event on defending religious liberties. Video of the speech was uploaded by the Atlanta-based production company, Studio 25 productions, on YouTube on August 25.

Moore is running against fellow Republican and incumbent Sen. Luther Strange in a runoff primary race set for September 26.

"We are losing the acknowledgment of God, and I'm standing here talking, to Christians and Pastors, and I'm telling you we're losing the acknowledgment of God," Moore said, before reciting several verses from the Old Testament book of Hosea that deal with lack of knowledge of God.

"You wonder why we're having shootings, and killings here in 2017? Because we've asked for it," Moore said. "We've taken God out of everything. We've taken prayer out of school, we've taken prayer out of council meetings."

A Moore spokesman did not return a request for comment on the candidate's comments.

Roy Moore, CNN 7 Comments [9/21/2017 11:28:37 AM]
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Submitted By: Yossarian Lives

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[From "Jews Say Jump, Japanese Say How High?, or, If the Jews Hadn’t Tried to Sodomize Germany"]

The power of world Jewry always amazes me. Here, we have a non-White, non-Western politician forced to backtrack on his words because the Jews – a tiny minority – moaned about them. Perhaps if the Jews hadn’t tried to destroy Germany, some people wouldn’t try to tell the truth about Hitler? [1]. Sounds to me like Imperial Japan needs to make a comeback.

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[1] before Hitler took power, Karl Radek, Rosa Luxemburg, Kurt Eisner, Karl Liebknecht, Leo Jogiches, Paul Levi, Rudolf Hilferding, Eugen Leviné, August Thalheimer and dozens of other Jewish radicals tried to enslave Germany, and they almost succeeded

Socrates, Vanguard News Network 2 Comments [9/21/2017 11:28:26 AM]
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Submitted By: JeanP

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Last weekend, police shot and killed an LGBTQ activist at Georgia Tech and extremist right-wing activist Theodore Shoebat is applauding them for it and hoping that more police officers will be “given the opportunity” to kill LGBTQ people.

Shoebat, who was featured in a radically anti-gay documentary in 2015 along with various Religious Right activists and Republican elected officials, posted a video yesterday in which he praised police for killing Scout Schultz and expressed his desire to see more officers kill gay people on the grounds that they present a danger to society.

Shoebat said “it really doesn’t matter” whether Schultz possessed a weapon or represented a threat to the police before being killed “because this sodomite should have been shot anyway.”

“Him being a sodomite … his perversion was dangerous enough and it was justification enough to kill this freak,” he said. “He was already a danger to society because of his perversity and so I think it was absolutely right for this officer to kill this freak. And I hope that more and more officers are given the opportunity to kill these freaks. That’s what I will say. This is what needs to be happening anyway. There needs to be a law that says that homosexuality is a danger to society and therefore those who push homosexuality and those who participate in this perversity are indeed worthy of death.”

Theodore Shoebat, Right Wing Watch 6 Comments [9/21/2017 11:28:17 AM]
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Submitted By: kuyohashi
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