NYTimes: Donald Trump: The Gateway Degenerate

Devastating opinion piece. One to file away and return to in 100 years time. Show your grand children. Analyse in history class.

“Republicans, blinded by fear and rage, thirsty for power, desperate for a reclamation and reassertion of racial power, have cast their lot with the great deceiver and all their previous deal-breakers are now negotiable.”

Read the full article here.



Religion as Leash

When religious people dispute how people can be ‘good’ without religion, what they are saying is that they┬áneed it to be good. Religion is the leash that holds them from the precipice, that keeps them from doing terrible things (and, more often than not, fails). The rest of us, we get by just fine.