Month: January 2017

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

Which neighbor are you? The original meaning of neighbor was “associate” (Hebrew, rea). In Leviticus 19:18, the term clearly referred to a fellow Hebrew: “Do not take revenge or bear a grudge against members of your community, but love your

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Is there a danger in Populism? (Don’t make the same mistakes we did.)

“The recipe for populism is universal. Find a wound common to many, find someone to blame for it, and make up a good story to tell. Mix it all together. Tell the wounded you know how they feel. That you

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Who are the Real Minorities?

In most Western countries, the people with wealth and power tend to assume that they are the majority. However, is that really the case? The answer is a resounding NO! According the statistics summarized in “The World as 100 People

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Trump’s State of Mental Health???

We have not even approached the date of President Trump’s first “State of the Union” address, and many are questioning the “State of his mental health”. In fact there were voices of concern long before he was elected.   Johns

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What is Ubuntu?

Ubuntu is an ancient African word meaning ‘humanity to others’. It also means ‘I am what I am because of who we all are’. Humanity has from time immemorial faced challenges, and it has always been about the environment, the jungle , the

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Is it Normal, or OK?

This is a must read for all interested in the truth. At the start of day 5……… I hope you’re ready to fight for this republic. Those who study authoritarian regimes suggest keeping a list of abnormal events after a

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