Monthly Archive: October 2015

Oct 25

Change: Youth to Old Age

In Brief—The author’s view and experiences of vibrant youth and the reality of the passage of time and arrival of old age. ————————————————————————————————————————————- Is This the Wisdom that was Promised?— As I wheel my walker past the aged, bent and white-haired old women sitting quietly in the sun behind their own walkers, I often wonder …

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Oct 18

God is Good. Right?

In Brief—A review of a few of the instances in which the all-good, all-seeing and all-powerful Abrahamic deity has dealt with humanity in ways that expose the delusional nature of belief. ——————————————————————————————————————————– Do as I Say, Not as I Do— Knife raised to strike the death blow, Abraham is stopped by God from killing his …

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Oct 11

Pope Francis, Change and Conservatism

In Brief—A discussion of Roman Catholic Pope Francis and his positions on poverty, capitalism, inequality, capital punishment and climate change contrasted with the Church’s dogma relating to contraception, abortion, priestly celibacy and the ordination of women. ———————————————————————————————————————————— Rationality versus Irrationality— On the papal throne where corrupt popes once sat, now sits a humble man who …

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Oct 04

Republican Policies Are Dangerous for Health

In Brief—Witless and misinformed Republicans are targeting not only the innocent Planned Parenthood, they are also targeting and forcing the cancellation of fetal tissue research that’s essential in the fight against devastating diseases. ———————————————————————————————————————————- Cutting Off Your Nose to Spite Your Face— Deliberately and falsely maligning the Planned Parenthood organization combined with ignorant and pandering …

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