Tag Archives: self-interest

Another Classic Moment in Presidential Lack of Self-Awareness

Donald Trump: "False accusations of sexual harassment or domestic abuse are horrible, terrible. So to avoid the harm to men of false accusations, I signed an executive order forbidding woman… Read more »

When careerism and greed trump patriotism and love of country

@ByronYork Sadly, York is another corrupt Republican, defending his corrupt party, at the expense of our democracy. That’s been my biggest disappointment with this entire affair: Just how unpatriotic and… Read more »

“Evangelicalism has ceased to be a faith perspective…and has become a political movement”

Christianity has died in the hands of Evangelicals. Evangelicalism ceased being a religious faith tradition following Jesus’ teachings concerning justice for the betterment of humanity when it made a Faustian… Read more »

Welcome to This Is How Democracy Dies 101

Britain First threatening New York Times reporters now. This is where we’re at. pic.twitter.com/0lWTOfIphE — Mark Di Stefano 🤙🏻 (@MarkDiStef) December 1, 2017 Hatred and bigotry have been human failings… Read more »

If “Person of the Year” means the person who made the biggest impact….

Time Magazine called to say that I was PROBABLY going to be named “Man (Person) of the Year,” like last year, but I would have to agree to an interview… Read more »

Modern Christianity: A subsidiary of Big Business

The history of how capitalism and Christianity came to be conflated in 20th- and 21st-century America is a fascinating study in corruption, hypocrisy, zealotry, and self-interest. Turns out Christianity in… Read more »

Memo to America’s new ruling class: Compassion is not a crime

I’ve tried hard to understand some of the viewpoints important to the Far Right. Since Donald Trump’s victory in November, many on the far right side of the ideological spectrum… Read more »

Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton: It’s about what kind of America we want to be

More than any other time in history, mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us pray we have the… Read more »