The Coming Revolt Of The Guards

The idea of saviors has been built into the entire culture, beyond politics. We have learned to look to stars, leaders, experts in every field, thus surrendering our own strength, demeaning our own ability, obliterating our own selves. But from time to time, Americans reject that idea and rebel. These rebellions, so far, have been […]

Racism: A Feature Of Capitalism

Racism as it exists today is not a modern creation. Its theory and practice in society is also a feature found back in feudal Europe. It goes back further still. However the principles are the same and it remains, as it was then, a controlling mechanism of the ruling class; a barrier to the redemptive […]

Heaven: A Social Political Analysis

Heaven. What does it mean? Where will it be, what will it be and how does it look ? There are many different answers to these questions. But one must consider that many people’s imagination of heaven can be misleading. Some who claim to be religious say no one knows where heaven will be or what […]

Did Jesus Have Revolutionary Political Aims?

The political criticism against the ruling class and the movement started by Jesus of Nazareth 2,000 years ago was no doubt revolutionary in character. According to the Bible Jesus realized that his activity would lead him and his followers to the death penalty.  The question is, was Jesus put to death by the ruling class because he taught that you just pray and believe […]

Moses: The Enemy Of The State!

Karl Marx and Fredrick Engels bear witness in the Communist Manifesto that “the history of hitherto all existing societies is the history of class struggles.” The bible tells us the same thing, before and after the flood. Of freeman and slave. Partisan and plebeian. Of lord and surf. Guild master and journeyman. In short, oppressor vs. […]

The Oppression Of Capitalism

Capitalism is an oppressive economic and social system. Citizens with little or no financial security, and are in the most unfavorable social positions have very little stake in capitalism, however, defend it and have faith in its promises. The question remains ‘why’ would such a system garner so much support from the very individuals it fails? […]