A Dickensian Christmas

  Charles Dickens is sometimes credited as the man who invented Christmas -- not, of course, the celebration of the birth of Christ, but the modern phenomenon of Christmas as we know it. Before A Christmas Carol, December 25 was just another reason to get drunk. (For a detailed exploration of this topic, check out this pastor's … Continue reading A Dickensian Christmas

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Cultural Disobedience

And now the forces marshaled around the concept of the group have declared a war of extermination on that preciousness, the mind of man. By disparagement, by starvation, by repressions, forced direction, and the stunning hammerblows of conditioning, the free, roving mind is being pursued, roped, blunted, drugged. It is a sad suicidal course our … Continue reading Cultural Disobedience