The following reposted by permission from Brendan Birth: “ MAY 3, 2021 BY BRENDAN BIRTH What is… Cultural Appropriation? When I was a senior at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania (which was in Fall 2015), a HUGE controversy erupted on campus. In short, there was an “Around the World” party at the college. At the party, a student postedContinue reading “Cultural Appropriation”
All three of these things, cults, religion, and conspiracy theories using the same techniques that kidnappers and pedophiles use; they depend on isolation and loneliness to take advantage of an individual and indoctrinate them into their movement; everything from Scientology and Mormonism and Evangelistic religions to the Proud Boys and Incels to Jonestown and theContinue reading “Cults, Religion, Conspiracy Theorists”
I find it sad that so many people “hate” others who are different. Growing up, I thought everyone thought like I did, that all people were people, even with their differences. As I got older, I felt that maybe racial biases were more of a southern thing until I started seeing the racism all aroundContinue reading “Hatred and Discrimination”
Hating others is nothing new. It goes back to the beginning of time. Here are houses built just annoy others, including on in Seattle. I guess some of these could be the first tiny houses and others the first McMansions.