Hedges on Human Commodities

by Chris Hedges, one of the leftists whose understanding of the world is most deserving of respect… Barack Obama is a brand. And the Obama brand is designed to make us feel good about our government while corporate overlords loot the Treasury, armies of corporate lobbyists grease the palms of our elected officials, our corporate…

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Counting Bodies Like Sheep

Remember the old war tune that the Bush Administration played? It is beginning again, with a new band – the Obama Administration… My prediction is war within a year, possible of the entire world… A Perfect Circle – Counting Bodies Like Sheep to the Rhythm of the War Drums (graphic) This A Perfect Circle album…

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Contra Voting

I, like many potential voters my age, am frustrated. I am frustrated with a system that disallows meaningful dissent except by way of voting for a man who is 95% identical to his “radical” “opponent.” I am frustrated with those who believe there is a large difference between the two candidates, but more than that,…

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Weekly Reflection – Why Prophesy Exists

I wonder often why it is my generation does not care about the telltale signs of a dying world. Whether it be our economic situation, our foreign policy, our cultural sin, or the themes of our personal sin, I ponder daily the future of humanity and how wrong the world is. I simultaneously cannot see…

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