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Rockwell Cash Thanksgiving

An adulterous, white supremacist president who bragged of sexually assaulting women endorses a law-breaking theocratic racist pedophile running against a distinguished prosecutor most famous for convicting Klansman for murdering young African-American girls. A concise summary of the State of the Union. Christopher Hitchens famously said of conservative Christians, "How dismal it is to see present day Americans yearning for the very orthodoxy that their country was founded to escape." Obedience. The obedient accept, for instance, the author of Kansas' disastrous tax cuts reproducing his scheme at a national level. They do not object to oil spills or poisonous air. They can dismiss refugees an

Coal-Black Stain on a Pale Blue Dot

With war-torn Syria joining the Paris Accord, the United States is now the last planet on Earth to deny our global climate calamity and rather obvious evidence of an ongoing sixth extinction. A big black stain on Carl Sagan's pale blue dot. Look again at that dot. That's here. That's home. That's us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives. The aggregate of our joy and suffering, thousands of confident religions, ideologies, and economic doctrines, every hunter and forager, every hero and coward, every creator and destroyer of civilization, every king and peasant, every young couple in love, every mother an