Category Archives: Non-Violence

Idle No More – A White Boy ‘Fesses Up & Defects

I have been keeping up with Idle No More since early December (2012).  I have been to a couple major rallies.  I plan to go to more.  The Revolution is on! It is encouraging to see native youth, elders, families … Continue reading

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Why the U.S. can’t give up guns until there is a new & powerful Peace Movement

Reason: the main lobby group supporting laws that continue allowing easy access to guns is the NRA, the National Rifle Association.  And where does their money come from?  Gun manufacturers and gun enthusiasts.  And what’s the money used for?  To bribe … Continue reading

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The Culture of Violence in Turtle Island (US & Canada)

I write this after the Connecticut primary school shooting. Outside my home, we have an auto dealership flying its huge national flag at half mast. People are mourning all over the place, including where I live, the Coast Salish Territories … Continue reading

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THE IMMIGRANT SONG – LED ZEPPELIN

. . . Originally meant for the Vikings taking over Iceland, but I think it equally applies to the other Euros crossing the oceans to invade populated lands that weren’t theirs . . . WE ARE IMMIGRANTS.   DON’T PRETEND … Continue reading

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Stop the Bombing, Fascist Israel!

A letter to the Israeli Hawks who don’t know when enough is enough: Hey, motherfu***ers, Have you not tasted enough blood yet?  Have you not snuffed out the breath of enough Palestinian children yet?  Are these people not human to … Continue reading

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Evangelicals Excuse Their Own Bloody History

Evangelicals excuse themselves from their own history of violence as do the Catholics, Orthodox, Mormons, etc. Roll up your sleeves are read the REAL (ongoing) history of Evangelical support for: (1) the genocide and suppression of indigenous peoples such as … Continue reading

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Questioning Defenders of Christianity and Its Genocidal Tendencies

Vincent Carroll and David Shiflett wrote Christianity On Trial: Arguments Against Anti-Religious Bigotry, where the two co-authors attempt to fend off multiple accusations against Christianity.  I will focus on one here, Carroll and Shiflett’s argument that Christianity is not a … Continue reading

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