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Mar 21 20:52

St. Gennaro's Blood Relic Miraculously Liquefies in the Presence of Pope Francis in Naples

The blood relic of St. Gennaro, patron saint of Naples, today miraculously liquefied in the presence of Pope Francis, the first time the miracle has occurred in the presence of a pontiff since 1848.

“His blood has half-liquefied,” the Archbishop of Naples, Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe, said at the conclusion of Pope Francis’ address to diocesan priest and religious in the city’s cathedral. “It’s a sign that St. Gennaro loves the Pope, who is Neapolitan like us.”

I lived in Naples for four years in the 1980s. If you want to see Neapolitans lose their minds, be in Naples on one of the three days that the blood is supposed to liquefy, miraculously, but doesn't. The absence of the 'miracle' is a sign of coming tragedy (like the horrible 1980 Naples earthquake).

Mar 21 15:01

Israel Votes Apartheid

Pandering and fear mongering together with hatred for Arabs and the left are the ingredients of Netanyahu’s secret potion, and it now appears that many voters were indeed seduced.

Mar 21 09:42

San Francisco Catholic church installs watering system to drench homeless people as they sleep

A San Francisco Catholic church has reportedly installed a “watering system” that discourages homeless people by drenching them as they sleep.

Mar 21 08:31

Scientology Takes Aim at 'Going Clear' Documentary

When an acclaimed director's new documentary about Scientology made its premiere at the exclusive Sundance Film Festival this winter, the church was watching closely, according to one of the producers.

Very closely.

"Two of our participants were surveilled when they arrived at Salt Lake City Airport," Lawrence Wright told NBC News.

Wright is the author of "Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief," a 2013 best-seller that dug deep into the religion founded by science-fiction writer L. Ron Hubbard and championed by celebrities like Tom Cruise and John Travolta.

Mar 21 07:46

Doing God’s Work – San Francisco Church Sprays Homeless People with Water to Keep Them Away

I’ve covered the plight of the homeless in America in recent years as another manifestation of the erosion of decency, empathy, morality and kindness throughout much of our culture.

In 33 U.S. Cities, Feeding the Homeless Has Been Criminalized.

Of all the institutions you’d hope to take a different stance toward the weak and struggling, places of worship would be at the top of the list. Not so for Saint Mary’s Cathedral in San Francisco, which admittedly sprays sleeping homeless people with water in order to keep them away.

Mar 21 06:30

THIS WEEK IN SEX ABUSE OF CHILDREN BY PEDOPHILE CATHOLIC PRIESTS [MARCH 21, 2015]

Mar 21 01:31

20 of the World’s Weirdest Religious Beliefs

Americans in past generations lived in a sea of religion inherited largely from the Middle East by way of Europe, with home grown refinements. Most still do. When Americans venture off the continent, one of the things many find fascinating is the religious beliefs they encounter. Some people worship flying monkeys, or magical big breasted dancers, or Prince Phillip.

From the outside, beliefs like these seem fantastical and unlikely. They played a key role in evoking such ethnocentric ideas as noblesse oblige and manifest destiny and white man’s burden. But if we could see our own culture from an outside vantage point, as if we were travelers, the world might look a little different. Even one of the Bible writers pointed out that self-examination is the first order of business. Why are you looking at the speck in your brother’s eye, he asked (to paraphrase), when you have a plank in your own?

Mar 20 22:37

America’s Dead-End in the Middle East

When empires weaken, they don’t merely withdraw. Rather, they leave behind a trail of broken promises and confusion.

When columnist Thomas L. Friedman suggests the U.S. should arm ISIS – thus joining the Saudi-Israeli regional war on Iran and the Shiites – it seems time to question the sanity of U.S. opinion- and policy-makers. But that is where the muddled U.S. post-9/11 strategy has led, explains Daniel Lazare.

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Mar 20 07:03

To evangelicals, Zionism an increasingly tough sell

While the lobby giant AIPAC wields power in Washington, evangelical Christians have long been the grassroots base of Israel advocacy in the US. But that support is eroding.

According to a National Association of Evangelicals poll, forty percent of US evangelical leaders have changed their thinking about Israel over the past fifteen years.

The most common change? “A greater awareness of the struggles faced by the Palestinian people,” the survey concludes.

Mar 20 06:42

The Horrifying Ways Jehovah Witnesses Keep Child Abuse Victims Silent

What my parents didn’t know, was that Jonathan had sexually molested another girl in our congregation. The elders knew this and had kept it a secret. They were following orders from Watchtower leaders, based in the world headquarters in New York, who in 1989 had issued a top-secret instruction to keep known child sex abusers in the congregations a secret. This instruction became Exhibit 1 at my civil trial.

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Posted for those who think I only pick on the Catholics.

Mar 19 09:51

The Saker interviews Gilad Atzmon

It has been already 6 years since I interviewed Gilad for the first time and when a friend recently suggested that it was time for a new conversation, I immediately agreed, as did Gilad who, in spite of his over-booked and hectic lifestyle took the time to reply to my questions. Gilad is, in my opinion, not only the most original and talented jazz musician currently composing and playing (make sure to get his latest CD “The Whistle Blower“), he is also an extremely profound philosopher who has the amazing courage not only to ask the key questions, but to also answer them. His book “The Wandering Who” is, I strongly believe, a must read for anybody wanting to see through the “fog” of modern “Jewish anti-Zionism”. As somebody who has gotten his share of hate mail, I can only begin to imagine the kind of hate-filled poison which Gilad has had to put up with for his courage and even though he will not speak about it, I will say that it takes exceptional courage and moral strength to do what Gilad did and is still doing.

Mar 19 07:50

Landmark New York Synagogue attempts to shut down Nakba discussion

On the eve of an important event scheduled to take place this evening featuring representatives from two vital human rights organizations discussing issues critical to achieving a just and sustainable solution to the crisis in Palestine and Israel, the Executive Director of a tony uptown synagogue where the event was contracted to take place, has attempted to cancel the event.

In what can only be perceived as an effort to shut down discussion and silence discourse of the “Ongoing Nakba” within New York’s Jewish community, one day before the program with Palestinian human rights organization, Badil (whose timely recently released Corporate Complicity in Violations of International Law in Palestine [pdf] is a must read), and Israeli human rights organization Zochrot, the Lincoln Square Synagogue (LSS) on Manhattan’s Upper West Side canceled the event with no explanation.

Mar 19 06:42

Supreme Court to rule today on religious teaching in schools

The Supreme Court of Canada is set to issue a ruling this morning that could determine how religion is taught in some schools.

The case centres on Loyola High School in Montreal’s Notre-Dame-de-Grâce neighbourhood, a private Catholic school that wants to opt out of Quebec's ethics and religious culture program.

Loyola High School was founded by the Jesuits in 1896 with the mission of teaching with a Catholic perspective.

When the Quebec government introduced its provincewide ethics and religious culture course in 2008, Loyola tried to get an exemption — but failed.

Mar 19 04:05

Texas Senate Approves Concealed Carry Weapons In Universities

In Texas it is legal to walk down the street publicly exhibiting rifles, but is not warranted show handguns.
The Texas Senate approved on Wednesday preliminarily a bill allowing concealed carry weapons in public universities, a day after it was authorized public carrying of handguns in the state.

The bill was approved even though it has been criticized by police, students and officials from major universities in Texas.

http://whatisusa.info/texas-senate-approves-concealed-carry-weapons-in...

Mar 18 18:19

Bad For Business: Church Installs Watering System to Drench Sleeping Homeless People

A Catholic church in San Francisco has made a decision that will undoubtedly be met with heavy backlash. They have installed a “watering system” that sprays water on homeless people who attempt to sleep on its grounds. It’s not just any Catholic church either. It is the cathedral at Geary and Gough, home church of the Archbishop.

Mar 18 15:31

Priests brawl with bladed weapons as argument heats over controversial road

Two priests were wounded on Monday as they engaged in a fight with colleagues following arguments over whether to support or object to a road authorities plan to construct through a controversial wall extended from their monastery southwest of Cairo.

Fayoum security department was informed that two priests from Anba Macarius Monastery in the desert Wadi al-Rayyan region were hospitalized following a fight with colleagues in which they used bladed weapons.

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How very Christian of them, the sequel.

Mar 18 14:31

San Francisco Saint Mary’s Cathedral Drenches Homeless With Water To Keep Them Away

KCBS has learned that Saint Mary’s Cathedral, the principal church of the Archdiocese of San Francisco, has installed a watering system to keep the homeless from sleeping in the cathedral’s doorways.

The cathedral, at Geary and Gough, is the home church of the Archbishop. There are four tall side doors, with sheltered alcoves, that attract homeless people at night.

“They actually have signs in there that say, ‘No Trespassing,’” said a homeless man named Robert.

But there are no signs warning the homeless about what happens in these doorways, at various times, all through the night. Water pours from a hole in the ceiling, about 30 feet above, drenching the alcove and anyone in it.

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How very Christian of them!

Mar 17 16:32

UN Security Council: ISIS replacing Taliban in Afghanistan

The UN envoy to Afghanistan acknowledged that the IS could potentially unite minor Islamist groups in the country under a new command

Mar 17 13:33

New World Order Spirituality: Blueprint for a Global Religious Authority

For some time now, political and economic decision-making power has devolved away from citizens and the nation-state to global multilateral organisations. As these organisations shape a new global order favouring corporate and financial elites, local populations have a diminished say in economic decisions affecting them – especially when represented by careerist politicians more aligned to the global elite.

Lately there have been signs of a top-down push for the globalisation of religion as well, with calls for global political authority over the world’s spirituality.

Mar 17 08:00

Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson charged with concealing child sex abuse

Adelaide Catholic Archbishop Philip Wilson has been charged with concealing child sexual abuse.

The charges relate to Hunter region paedophile priest Jim Fletcher, who worked with the Archbishop in NSW in the 1970s.

Wilson announced in a statement he would take leave from his position after being notified of the charges filed against him by NSW Police.

Mar 16 23:40

Bibi and 47 Senators Strike Dark Discordant Note

Newly-elected Senator Cotton and neocon leader Bill Kristol are now doing the work of AIPAC, and their pro-Israel, anti-Iran funders are standing with a foreign leader on a foreign policy issue against their own president.

It could be Netanyahu again, even if he runs second in the final results. If the Herzog-Livni coalition is successful, they have already announced that they will rotate the office of Prime Minister.

Whatever the final outcome, AIPAC will be standing by, awaiting its marching orders.

Mar 16 05:59

Vatican endorses military force against ISIS ‘genocide’

The Vatican’s line on ISIS has taken a new turn, as its ambassador in Geneva suggested that if a political settlement is impossible, military force should be used against the jihadists. He also said the form of intervention should be defined by the UN.

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The New (un)Holy Crusades!

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Mar 14 09:32

Georgia Pastor Wants His Flock to Give Him $65 Million So He Can Buy a Private Jet

Mar 14 07:18

Peak Pathetic – Chinese Authorities Claim Control Over the Dalai Lama’s Reincarnation Process

The relative lack of political and internet freedom in China is well known, as is the egregious treatment of the Tibetan people. Despite having controlled Tibet since 1949, and the subsequent intentional migration of ethnic Han Chinese into the region in order to dilute the culture, Chinese authorities remain paranoid and filled with fear. So much so that the government is panicking at recent statements by the Dalai Lama that he may not be reincarnated. This screws up the government’s plan to name the next Dalai Lama and use him as a puppet stooge for the regime. Truly embarrassing.

Mar 13 20:24

Knights Templar win heresy reprieve after 700 years

The Knights Templar, the medieval Christian military order accused of heresy and sexual misconduct, will soon be partly rehabilitated when the Vatican publishes trial documents it had closely guarded for 700 years.

Mar 13 11:34

A Hispanic Who Was Reportedly Killed By Armed Police In California

The Spaniard named Benito Osorio 39 was killed after clash with police in California.
What authorities say they have begun after an argument over a woman, resulted in the death of a gunman allegedly by police in Santa Ana.

A video taken by witnesses to the incident on Wednesday, shows the moment when officers shot dead man, identified as Benito Osorio, 39, between Main and Pine streets.

http://whatisusa.info/a-hispanic-who-was-reportedly-killed-by-armed-po...

Mar 13 11:18

US Launched A Program In Six Cities To Reduce Racial Prejudice

Eric Holder

Six cities will participate in a federal pilot program aimed at reducing racial prejudice and improve links between the authorities and the community, said Thursday Attorney General Eric Holder.

Selected cities are Fort Worth, Texas; Gary, Indiana; Stockton, California; Birmingham, Alabama; Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

http://whatisusa.info/us-launched-a-program-in-six-cities-to-reduce-ra...

Mar 13 07:25

Dr. Duke Interviewed by Alan Colmes - Against Criminal Banks, Israeli Terror, Corrupt Politicians, Peace with Iran

A surprisingly fair interview where Dr. Duke is able to talk about Zionist extremism and a host of other hard hitting issues.

Mar 13 06:56

How Iran and the US intersect in “Syraq”

The self-described “Don’t Do Stupid Stuff” Obama administration, with its rambling foreign policy, is driving the real Masters of the Universe who control the current world system absolutely crazy.

A cliffhanger debate will take place this Wednesday at the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Picture Secretary of State John Kerry, new Pentagon supremo Ashton Carter, and Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey all testifying in the same room.

The meat of the matter: the House of Cards, sorry, US Congress mulling over what’s the real deal behind the Obama administration’s proposal to use “military force” in Syria, and whether to impose a no-fly zone to protect Syrian “rebels”.

Mar 13 05:56

Arkansas Republican Gave Adopted Girls to Rapist Because They Were ‘Possessed By Demons’

The story of Arkansas state Rep. Justin Harris (R) — whose family adopted a pair of girls then “re-homed” them to another household where one of the girls was raped — has taken a bizarre turn with allegations that the Harris family gave the girls up because they believed the children could communicate telepathically and were possessed by demons.

Mar 13 05:56

Arkansas Republican Who Gave Girls to Rapist ‘Regularly’ Performed Exorcisms on Unruly Preschoolers

The Arkansas Republican who gave his adopted daughters to a man who raped one of them was apparently in the habit of attempting to cast “demons” out of the children in his federally-funded pre-kindergarten.

According to KNWA news, a former employee of Justin Harris’ Growing God’s Kingdom — who was also a mother of a student in the school — came forward Wednesday to discuss the bizarre pseudo-religious rituals Harris and his wife Marsha would perform on students as a routine part of daily life at the school.

Mar 13 05:53

Harper’s Niqab Comments Inspire Twitter Backlash

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper decided to offer his fashion advice Tuesday on whether women should be allowed to wear niqabs at Canadian citizenship ceremonies. In response, scores of Twitter users shared their thoughts on the subject.

Mar 12 09:43

Vatican defrocks St. Paul priest convicted of sexually abusing two boys

The Rev. Curtis Wehmeyer, a St. Paul priest convicted in 2013 of sexually abusing two boys at his church, has been permanently removed from the priesthood by the Vatican.

Mar 12 05:24

Removing Israel from American politics

It is writing such as this, which illustrates and illuminates the extent of Zionist infiltration in the "Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave," which will drive home to the "American" public what has happened to their "dream, which may eventually stir them to action of some sort to bring it to an end... if anything will!

It is certainly past time to push back against an organization that is brazenly promoting the interests of a foreign government at the expense of the American people.

Shutting Down AIPAC

I would like to concentrate on two issues. First is the nature of the special relationship between Israel and the United States and second is the role of the Israel Lobby and most particularly AIPAC in shaping that relationship.

Mar 12 05:19

Iran Foreign Minister: We Believe We Are ‘Very Close’ to Nuke Deal

Ian’s Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, spoke with NBC News’ Ann Curry Wednesday (March 5th 2015).

Iran's FM: I read the American constitution, I believe the– executive has the prerogative over foreign policy and for any foreign government, it has to lead with the executive. That’s the only way you can have international affairs. So I will accept the commitment of the U.S. government, the U.S. administration, about what– going to do. And I will– I mean if they have an agreement, I will hold them accountable.

ANN CURRY: Where’s the area of the major stumbling block?

Mar 11 18:33

Getting Past The Issue Of Being Jewish – An Analysis by Lawrence Davidson

…those who oppose Israeli behaviour have to be careful not to fall into the Zionist trap of assuming, or even inferring, that Israel is identical with the Jewish people and that individual Jews cannot do other than support the Zionist state.

Mar 11 18:03

Getting Past the Issue of Being Jewish

In the United States we may be approaching a tipping point in the struggle against Zionist racism and Israeli oppression.

The struggle is against racism, discrimination, oppression, occupation and illegal colonization because they are evils no matter who perpetrates them.

The Israeli case has to be prioritized because Israel and its Zionist allies have bought and bullied our own government and political parties in a corrupting manner.

Mar 11 14:19

Getting past the issue of being Jewish

Lawrence Davidson warns activists against falling into the Zionist trap of assuming that Israel is identical with the Jewish people and that individual Jews cannot do other than support the Zionist state.

Mar 11 08:15

Catholic Archdiocese of St. Louis ordered to produce 20 years of documents on sexual abuse

A judge has ordered the Archdiocese of St. Louis to produce two decades worth of internal documents on sexual abuse allegations.

Thomas J. Prebil is only the second judge to attempt to compel the archdiocese to hand over such an extensive number of records.

The order, released earlier this week, is part of a civil lawsuit filed in St. Louis County Circuit Court involving the parents of a man from Florissant who sued the archdiocese over the suicide of their son.

Mar 11 07:23

Christian university shuts down bake sale benefiting homeless LGBT youth

A Christian university in Michigan has told students that they are forbidden from raising money for a group that benefits homeless LGBT youth because to do so would “conflict” with the university’s “mission and practices.”

According to Blue Nation Review, students at Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan wanted to hold a bake sale to benefit Fierce Chicago, a relief group dedicated to providing services to LGBT homeless youth, who make up an estimated 40 percent of kids under 18 in the U.S. who have no place to live.

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Apparently this allegedly Christian university hasn't, in the 21st, century, gotten the memo that Jesus said, "Love thy neighbor as thyself", and there are zero exemptions to that exhortation to love - and that means loving everyone, and doing practical things to help those less fortunate, no matter what their sexual identity is.

This action by this dean is truly cringeworthy, and I feel very sad at the condemnatory, judgmental understanding he has regarding his faith; prayers that at some point, he will realize these are just kids who desperately need help, and not turn away from them because they are "different" in their orientation.

Mar 09 11:42

LOUIS FARRAKHAN: ‘ISRAELIS AND ZIONIST JEWS’ PLAYED KEY ROLES IN 9/11 ATTACKS

“We now know that the crime they say is at the root of terrorism was not committed by Arabs or Muslims at all,” the Nation of Islam leader said in Chicago Sunday at Saviours’ Day 2015 Part 2, a local CBS affiliate reported.

Mar 08 14:17

Judge To Jail Mother Unless She Signs Consent For Son’s Circumcision

Whatever you think about circumcision, it would seem that everyone can agree no one should be forced to have their child circumcised. So why is a judge threatening to through a Palm Beach area mother in jail if she doesn’t sign a consent form for her son to be circumcised?

Mar 08 09:09

Nearly 100 jailed in France for ‘defending terrorism’ and other speech crimes

Former French foreign minister, Roland Dumas, confirmed what many suspect is a Zionist-controlled regime in Paris. Dumas told a French television channel that France’s prime minister Manuel Valls is “under Jewish influence.”

Mar 07 18:39

The Speech

Churchill came to cement his alliance with the President of the United States, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who played a big part in the British war effort, while Netanyahu has come to spit in the face of the present president.

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Mar 05 22:28

Benjamin Netanyahu’s Ideologically Dictated Worldview

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is the most publicly unpleasant Israeli leader since Menachem Begin and Yitzhak Shamir, both of whom were unrepentant terrorists

Mar 05 07:15

A paedophile priest, two bishops and a sickening conspiracy of silence: He married Frank Bruno and said Mass for Delia Smith. But behind the glitz was one of the Catholic Church's dirtiest secrets

Father Tony McSweeney chalked up a number of notable additions to his CV during a lifetime supposedly devoted to the service of children and God.

He said Mass at Norwich City Football Club at the request of its celebrity cook owner Delia Smith, and conducted the marriage of world heavyweight boxing champion Frank Bruno.

He also received the prestigious Silver Acorn for decades of ‘dedication’ to the global Scout movement and his co-authorship of its official songbook.

Last week, he even boasted of being the ‘world expert’ on organising campfire get-togethers.

But now he must add a chilling new entry to his list of achievements: he has become the first paedophile to be tried and convicted after being linked to allegations of a VIP ring based at an infamous South London guesthouse who preyed on boys from a nearby care home.

Mar 05 06:39

Israeli settlers storm al-Aqsa Mosque compound

Palestinian worshipers tried to push them out of the courtyard of the mosque after they approached al-Rahmeh Gates, but the worshipers failed as there was a large number of Israeli police protecting the settlers.

Moreover, Israeli police prevented Palestinians from entering the mosque to perform their daily prayers.

The incident came against the backdrop of an Israeli court ruling on March 1 that Israeli police should protect the settlers when they desecrate al-Aqsa.

Mar 04 12:36

Jon Stewart: Bibi’s Congress Reception Was ‘Longest Blowjob a Jewish Man Has Ever Received’

Jon Stewart tonight wrung some comedy out of Benjamin Netanyahu‘s speech to Congress, mocking it as a “Festival of Slights” to President Obama.

Mar 04 09:47

"Bibi - The Little Jew That Saved Purim"

Well, here we are on the eve of Purim . . .

. . . and everyone anxiously awaits to see if we are going to get a "Purim Miracle" like . . .

"Bibi - The Little Jew That Saved Purim????" . . . lol

Now, that is the kind of "Holiday Story" you just never see made in Hollywood.

I guess key to this "heartwarming" Jewish Holiday story would be the "The Jews are the Eternal Victims" and "Israel has the right to defend itself" . . .

. . . as this hack kosher "Crisis Actor" that goes by the stage name "Bibi Nutty-Yahoo" repeated this meme over and over and over in this Zio-Theater off-Broadway Production. . .

. . . with a little of the old standards . . . "God's Chosen", "Special Relationship" and "THE Holocaust(TM)" . . .. thrown in to tie the storyline together.

I know it must be frustrating for all those "Proud Jews" in Israel to be bitterly biting into their holiday "Haman Ears" and "Pounded Haman Flesh" . . .

Mar 02 11:51

"Department of Homeland Security: What is it Good For?"

Someone recently posted an article over on World Truth that posed the question:

"Department of Homeland Security: What is it Good For?"

Excellent question!!!

Well, based on what I now know of the Zio-Creator of this treason, . . . Jewish Supremacist and Israeli Dual National Michael "Dancing Israelis" Chertoff . . .

. . . and the guy who "consulted" on this Zio-Treason, Markus Wolf, who was the former head of the infamous East Germany STASI . . .

. . . and the guy who was put in place at the NSA to carry out this Zio-Treason there, General Michael "4th Amendment" Hayden, who would later go to work for Michael "Dancing Israelis" Chertoff . . .

. . . and the two guys who were the Zio-Mentors to Michael "Dancing Israelis" Chertof and the rest of this treasonous "Greater Israel" cabal, Leo "Noble Lie" Strauss and Robert J. "Talmudic Game Theory" Aumann. . .

Mar 01 07:27

Pegida UK falls flat: Newcastle counter-demo outnumbers anti-Islamists by 5-to-1

Fewer than 300 people turned up in Newcastle for the first-ever rally of anti-Islamist group Pegida in the UK, while at least 1,500 gathered to protest the demo, just hundreds of yards away.

“We are here because nobody else who should be talking about the problems in this country is talking about them,” said Pegida’s keynote speaker, Paul Weston, from the far-right Liberty GB party, to an audience that mostly comprised white middle-aged men holding Union Jacks.

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This attempt to fan the flames of hate against Muslims is failing because we recognize it as the same tactic the Nazis used against the Jews, leading to WW2.

Feb 28 08:48

THIS WEEK IN SEX ABUSE OF CHILDREN BY PEDOPHILE CATHOLIC PRIESTS [FEBRUARY 28, 2015]

Feb 27 11:42

Stephen Fry on God | The Meaning Of Life | RTÉ One

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I am reposting this video because I have discovered something very odd going on with YouTube. I have received three emails that people have posted comments to this video attacking me for being a heretic. Yet, when I log into reply (in the spirit of the First Amendment) this is what I see!

It is clear that comments are closed by YouTube ONLY for me!

UPDATE: Readers are writing in to say comments are closed for them as well. That does not explain why I keep getting emails saying comments attacking me are being posted. At this point it isn't worth trying to figure out what is going on.

Feb 27 07:46

Catholic Bishop in Oslo caught in fraud

67.000 immigrants to Norway have been enrolled into the Roman Catholic Church without their knowledge. Bishop Bernt Eidsvik is involved in the annual eight million dollar fraud.

Feb 27 07:46

Norway's top Catholic accused in fraud case

Norwegian police raided the premises of the Catholic Church Thursday on suspicion it had inflated membership figures for years to fraudulently claim six million euros in illegitimate state funding.

Feb 26 11:18

What Happens When An Unstoppable Force Meets An Immovable Object?

"Once there was a man of Ch`u selling shields and spears. In praising his shields he said, 'My shields are so solid that nothing can penetrate them.'

Again, in praising his spears, he said, 'My spears are so sharp that they can penetrate anything.'

In response to his words somebody asked, 'How about using your spears to pierce through your shields?'

To this the man could not give any reply. Indeed, impenetrable shields and absolutely penetrative spears cannot stand together at the same time."
- Han Feizi, Chinese Philosopher (280–233 BC)

"It is our duty to force all mankind to accept the seven Noahide laws, and if not ~ they will be killed."
~ Jewish Supremacist Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbi Yitzhak Ginsburg

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."
- The Declaration of Independence, 1776 A.D.

Feb 26 10:10

Catholics Defend Rapist Priests By Blaming Celibacy and Feminism

Defenders of Catholic Church clergy and in particular priests are now actively writing “studies” that “prove” feminism and celibacy are the cause for these holy men raping hundreds of thousands of little boys.

The “defenders” also claim that priests having sex with those 13 years of age or older is not pedophilia since people have married legally at that age. The Vatican even considers those 13 or older as adults.

The “defenders” also state that other religions and even laity have more pedophile sex than do Catholi priests – quoting “studies” I’ve never seen and I guess making these rapes alright.

I read once that a priest in Rome claimed that 90% of priests in his city were homosexuals.

Feb 26 09:34

Over half of Republicans want to ignore Bill of Rights, make Christianity national religion

America's Founding Fathers may have explicitly banned the formation of a national religion, but don’t tell that to Republican Christians. A poll found that over half of the religious right wants to establish Christianity as the country’s official creed.

When asked if they supported “establishing Christianity as the national religion,” 57 percent of the Republicans surveyed told Public Policy Polling (PPP) that they were in favor. Three in ten opposed turning the US into a theocracy, while 13 percent were unsure.

The Bill of Rights expressly prohibits the government from promoting one religion over others: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof,” the Constitution’s First Amendment states.

Feb 25 16:17

Pat Robertson: There could be demons attached to your thrift store finds

Do you shop at thrift stores to save money? Or maybe because you think recycling clothes is good for the environment? Or maybe because you are the “most extreme manifestation of ironic living” and find sincerity unbearable? Either way, you might be getting more than you bargained for with your latest purchase. (Get it? Bargain. Like, discount shopping? OK.)

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So, according to pat, only by shopping for brand new things at the malls will you be guaranteed entry into Heaven!!!!!!!

Feb 21 09:00

Prominent D.C. rabbi pleads guilty to videotaping women during ritual baths

A prominent Washington rabbi charged with secretly videotaping dozens of women during ritual baths pleaded guilty to 52 misdemeanor counts of voyeurism on Thursday.

Feb 21 08:38

21Feb. ’15THIS WEEK IN SEX ABUSE OF CHILDREN BY PEDOPHILE CATHOLIC PRIESTS [FEBRUARY 21, 2015]

Feb 21 08:21

Pope Francis defrocks Irish Catholic priest convicted of abuse

James Donaghy, who is originally from Lady Wallace Drive in Lisburn and served as priest in the west Belfast parish of Corpus Christi in Ballymurphy, was convicted of several sex abuse charges following trials in 2011 and 2013 and is currently serving a 10-year jail sentence, UTV reports.

Although Donaghy stepped down from his duties in March 2004, Pope Francis has now officially banned him from the ministry.

Feb 20 09:30

Pope Francis's response to clergy sex abuse tripped up by Vatican loophole

“The return of a cleric to public ministry is excluded if such ministry is a danger for minors or a cause of scandal," the document reads. It is the bishop who decides if danger or scandal exists.

“In fact, this is what bishops have always done,” BishopAccountability co-director Anne Barrett-Doyle told GroundTruth. “The CDF sees a bishop as judge and jury. He can forgive a guilty priest if he wants to after some clinic stay, and put him back in the saddle. That’s what the American bishops did for decades until it blew up on them.”

Feb 19 11:40

Backlash by Church of England: Vicar Banned From Social Media for Endorsing 9/11 Truth

As the Bible says about God, “His throne is built on a foundation of justice and righteousness”. Does the Church of England stand by that statement and support it with their actions? I refer to the Church of England’s seemingly inconsistent and racist approach to the issue of 9/11 in relation to the recent announcement of your decision to ban Reverend Stephen Sizer from using social media due to his posting a link and a comment raising questions about who committed 9/11.

Feb 18 10:29

12 Worst Ideas Religion Has Unleashed on the World

Some of humanity’s technological innovations are things we would have been better off without: the medieval rack, the atomic bomb and powdered lead potions come to mind. Religions tend to invent ideas or concepts rather than technologies, but like every other creative human enterprise, they produce some really bad ones along with the good.

I’ve previously highlighted some of humanity’s best moral and spiritual concepts, our shared moral core. Here, by way of contrast, are some of the worst. These twelve dubious concepts promote conflict, cruelty, suffering and death rather than love and peace. To paraphrase Christopher Hitchens, they belong in the dustbin of history just as soon as we can get them there.

Feb 18 10:21

If You Want Well-Adjusted Children, Bring Them Up Without Religion

Contrary to what the Bible-thumpers say, bringing your children up without imposing religion on them is more likely to produce happy, ethical, caring, rational, law-abiding, and well-adjusted children than those found in religious households:

More children are "growing up godless" than at any other time in our nation's history....

The number of American children raised without religion has grown significantly since the 1950s, when fewer than 4% of Americans reported growing up in a nonreligious household... 23% of adults in the U.S. [today] claim to have no religion, and more than 30% of Americans between the ages of 18 and 29 say the same....

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And the incidence of sexually transmitted diseases in those children will likely drop as well!

Feb 18 07:15

François Legault says all mosques should be investigated prior to opening

The leader of Coalition Avenir Québec says all mosques should be investigated prior to being allowed to open in the province.

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While we are at it, let's investigate all Christian churches for child sexual molestation before allowing them to open!

Feb 18 06:30

Bishops vow to take on ‘sex appeal’ of Russell Brand’s ‘don’t vote’ message

The Church of England has decided to engage in politics because someone has to counter the “sex appeal of Russell Brand”, a bishop has insisted.
The Rt Rev Graham James, the Bishop of Norwich, said that he had been shocked from speaking to young people at the “profound effect” the comedian and self-styled revolutionary’s remarks encouraging them not to vote had had.

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So now you know who the CofE works for ... and it is not the imaginary playmate in the sky!

Feb 17 08:18

Saudi cleric rejects that Earth revolves around the Sun

A Saudi cleric has appeared in a recent video rejecting the fact that the Earth revolves around the Sun and claiming the opposite holds true, prompting a wave of social media remarks.

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See my comment yesterday about Bronze Age Goat-herders...

Feb 17 08:07

America’s most prominent Muslim says The Atlantic is doing PR for ISIS

The letter is an extended exegesis, heavily salted with quotes from the Koran and the Hadith, arguing point by point about the nature of jihad, the slaughtering of innocents, the taking of slaves, and other not-so-savory elements of the distant past — and in the past they should remain, the text argues. It makes the case not only that ISIS was wrong to commit horrific acts of violence in modern times, but that it was interpreting Islamic law incorrectly to justify such acts.

ISIS not only doesn’t represent Muslims. It isn’t, in fact, Islamic at all, the document argues.

Feb 17 08:03

Advocate calls for global Jewish child-abuse commission

For the past two weeks in Australia, the global Jewish community was rocked by what it heard during public hearings of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in Melbourne. Dramatic testimony by victims of child sex abuse, their families and those who worked for the Jewish institutions that covered up the abuse led international media headlines.

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I'll bet the Pope is breathing a sigh of relief!

Feb 16 16:16

FEMA Activates the Clergy Response Teams? Church Pushes Congregates to Submit to Government

Feb 16 07:49

Stephen Fry on God

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I decided to report this because as of today, YouTube has disabled comments on this video. I discovered that when I went to reply to a comment left by Brother JJ Hallen, which was, "Hey mike you have an informative show but you dont know the truth until you know the ultimate truth which is Jesus Christ is Lord and God is real brother, the KJV bible is the true word of God, for someone who knows how corrupt things are in this world and you also arent afraid to criticize israel i cant believe you havent even opened up a bible and read it to compare it to this world and your life, you cant save yourself and when you pass away its not like you probably think that you just rot in...",P.Had YouTube not disabled comments, this would have been my reply.

So, in your view, all of science is wrong, all of geology is wrong, all of paleontology is wrong, all of archaeology is wrong, all of physics is wrong, but a bunch of Bronze Age goat herders got it all right! That being said, I am convinced there was an historical person who is the foundation for the legend of Jesus, but the story has been "modified" and rather severely over the last 20 centuries to suit various political and economic agendas. Even his name got changed along the way, as the English version of "Yeshua" is "Joshua." The name "Jesus" is the result of a less-than-perfect translation from Aramaic into Greek, followed by a less-than-perfect translation from Greek into Latin. Much of the popular image of Jesus, including his divinity, was the creation of the Council of Nicea in 325 AD, more than two centuries after he died; two centuries without benefit of modern information preservation, when the story was passed by word of mouth with everyone embellishing the tale as they went along. The historical "Joshua" was not the son of a Carpenter, but heir to the House of David (the Bible even has his lineage) who married the princess of the House of Benjamin at Canaa to form a dynastic paring that gave Joshua a legitimate claim to the throne of Judea superceding the installed Roman puppet Herod. It was for that challenge to Rome's authority that Joshua was crucified.

Feb 16 07:32

Rabbi Meir Kluwgant, Australia's most senior rabbi, resigns after damning testimony at royal commission

Australia's most senior rabbi, Meir Shlomo Kluwgant, has resigned as president of the Organisation of Rabbis of Australasia (ORA) after a damning stint in the witness box at the royal commission into child sexual abuse.

Rabbi Kluwgant gave evidence on Friday, and was forced to admit he had sent a text message to a newspaper editor calling the father of an abuse victim a "lunatic" who neglected his children.

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Posted for those who think I only pick on the Catholics!

Feb 14 07:25

THIS WEEK IN SEX ABUSE OF CHILDREN BY PEDOPHILE CATHOLIC PRIESTS [FEBRUARY 14, 2015]

Feb 13 07:25

17 More St. Paul and Minneapolis Catholic priests accused of sex abuse

Seventeen more priests accused of sexual abuse within the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis were identified Wednesday by lawyers for alleged victims.

Though some names have surfaced in previous discussions of abuse, none of the clergy had been formally accused of sexually abusing children until now.

Feb 11 12:23

12 Worst Ideas Religion Has Unleashed on the World

Some of humanity’s technological innovations are things we would have been better off without: the medieval rack, the atomic bomb and powdered lead potions come to mind. Religions tend to invent ideas or concepts rather than technologies, but like every other creative human enterprise, they produce some really bad ones along with the good.

I’ve previously highlighted some of humanity’s best moral and spiritual concepts, our shared moral core. Here, by way of contrast, are some of the worst. These twelve dubious concepts promote conflict, cruelty, suffering and death rather than love and peace. To paraphrase Christopher Hitchens, they belong in the dustbin of history just as soon as we can get them there.

Feb 11 11:03

‘THOU SHALT NOT STEAL’ … UNLESS YOU ARE ISRAEL’S CHIEF RABBI

As the position of ‘Chief Rabbi’ is an elected position in Israel by Knesset members, this report is tagged as corrupt politics rather than religion.

Ex-chief rabbi Yonna Metzger to face trial for numerous counts of bribery, fraud and money laundering.

Feb 09 07:44

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC): America's alliance with Israel based on God

Feb 08 09:41

Germany jails ex-SA priest for sex abuse

German Catholic priest Georg Kerkhoff, who is alleged to have been inolved in paedophilia in South Africa, has been sentenced in Germany to six years in jail on 25 counts of sexually abusing boys.

Judge Herbert Luczak, sitting in the Krefeld district court near Dusseldorf, gave Kerkhoff, 56, a harsher sentence than the five and a half years that the prosecutor had sought.

Feb 05 12:03

'Held at gunpoint': Scandal rocks biggest Christian network

The former chief financial officer of Trinity Broadcasting, the nation’s largest Christian broadcasting network, has filed a lawsuit against her former company and its top bosses for allegedly threatening her with a loaded gun when she objected to “unlawful distributions” of $100 million to themselves and others.

Feb 05 09:09

Hagee: God Will Destroy American Because Of How Obama Treats Netanyahu

John Hagee says if we don’t change our view of Israel God will wipe us out.

Feb 04 13:46

Watch Alabama politician rant about same-sex marriage in a public meeting

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Blames pre-school measles on pregnant teens and gay marriage!

Feb 04 07:56

Rabbi told child sex abuse victim to 'let it go', royal commission told

A senior religious figure within the orthodox Jewish community, rabbi Baruch Lesches, told a child sex abuse victim that “the proper, clever thing to do” about the abuse “would be to let it go”.

The victim, identified only as AVB, told the royal commission into institutional responses to child sex abuse about that Lesches also told him that if he spoke up about the Yeshiva Centre Sydney and Melbourne staff who had abused him, he would ruin their lives.

Lesches said: “If you are going to do something to them at a certain stage in their life, you are destroying their whole life and their children and therefore, this is like something ridiculous.”

The conversation happened in 2011 when, as an adult, AVB phoned Lesches to confront him about what he knew about the extent of the abuse that had occurred within the orthodox Yeshivah community.

Feb 03 12:13

Religion will be the death of us all

Wilson’s conclusion about the current state of humanity? Not so great. Not only is humankind driving thousands of creatures both large and small, land and sea to a shockingly rapid extinction – far more quickly and more cruelly than nature would ever allow otherwise – but we have the bizarre chutzpah to believe that we, ourselves, are somehow exempt. We couldn’t possibly be on that list. Could we?

Feb 03 11:13

Stephen Fry on God | The Meaning Of Life

Feb 03 09:53

Rabbi was allowed to keep teaching after admitting abuse of children, inquiry told

Father of two children sexually abused at Melbourne’s Yeshivah centre says he was discouraged from going to the police and given false assurance perpetrator would be sacked

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Posted for those who insist I am only picking on the Catholics!

Feb 02 08:40

Daniel Perez will face trial in 2003 death at Valley Center compound

According to witnesses, Castro worked no job and led a communal “family” who traveled from state to state and lived off large life insurance payouts from “family” members’ deaths. After Hughes died in 2003, in what was originally thought to be an accidental drowning, her life insurance payout was $2?million.

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So, this clown claimed to be psychic, able to predict when members of his cult were going to die, and taking out huge life insurance policies on them weeks before they passed on (meaning he murdered them).

Feb 02 08:07

Images of child abuse found in Vatican City

Two cases of child pornography possession were uncovered within the walls of the Vatican last year, along with numerous other crimes in the city state, the Holy See’s prosecutor general has announced.

Following worldwide allegations of sex abuse by priests, Gian Piero Milano, the Holy See’s Promoter of Justice, said the Vatican was now taking action against paedophilia in the heart of the Catholic church.

Unveiling the Vatican’s justice report, Milano stopped short of naming those accused of possessing child pornography. Holy See spokesman Federico Lombardi however identified Josef Wesolowski, a disgraced former ambassador, as one of the people facing charges.

Jan 31 09:59

THIS WEEK IN SEX ABUSE OF CHILDREN BY PEDOPHILE CATHOLIC PRIESTS [JANUARY 31, 2015]

Jan 30 10:47

Expect a full airing of the truth, said TRC Chair

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission is promising a scathing – and sweeping - report on the federal government and Canadian society.

“Our work of truth telling and truth collecting was not easy. We had challenges throughout,” said TRC Chair Justice Murray Sinclair, at the Special Chiefs Assembly in December in Winnipeg. He said he expected this to be the last time he addressed the Assembly of First Nations since the TRC’s mandate ends July 1, 2015.

Sinclair singled out the federal government’s reticence in handing over documents that dealt with Indian residential schools as one of the TRC’s “significant challenges.” The result was three separate occasions in court, all of which ended with the TRC winning. Sinclair said four million documents, from a variety of sources, have been collected to date, and he expected that number to double.

Jan 30 09:09

5 Satanic Crime Fighting Tips (A Real Police Training Video)

If you were to ask most law enforcement professionals what the biggest problem is in the world today, I am absolutely certain that they would give you the same two answers: knife culture and Satanic cults. It's true, too. I can't tell you how many times I've had my day ruined by the hordes of machete-wielding Devil-worshippers that are stalking our streets in unavoidable millions, and if you're like me you're always looking for tips on how you can help prevent Satan crimes.

Fortunately, as with all things, we can find the answer on VHS. In this case, it's a police training video from 1994 called The Law Enforcement Guide to Satanic Cults, and trust me, it is amazing.

Jan 30 08:46

Controversial C of E vicar faces inquisition after linking Israel to 9/11 attacks

A Church of England vicar is under internal investigation after allegedly sharing an article on Facebook which blames Israel for the 9/11 terror attacks.

Reverend Stephen Sizer reportedly posted a link to an article titled, “9/11 – Israel did it” and wrote: “Is this anti-Semitic? If so, no doubt I’ll be asked to remove it. It raises so many questions.”

Sizer has since taken down the FB post, but the Church of England said on Thursday it would investigate the incident.

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Pope Leo XIII wrote that the Bill of Rights should never have been written because god did NOT give to man freedom of thought, action, and speech.

Jan 28 11:02

Judge in Spain charges 10 priests with child sex abuse

A judge in the southern Spanish city of Granada has charged 10 Roman Catholic priests and two Catholic lay workers with child sex abuse.

The 12 are suspected of abusing four teenage boys between 2004 and 2007, the most serious offences occurring in a house used by the priests.

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