A Reminder for Christians

Recently I have seen several people who claim to be Christian; Yet they say bad things to immigrants, such as “Those low lives need to all be arrested & shipped back to where they are from! I don’t want them in MY country.” and they treat these people as if they are subhuman. I have…More

Easy Essay: The Money Lenders’ Dole

Uncle Sam does not believe in the unemployed dole, but Uncle Sam does believe in the money lenders’ dole. Uncle Sam doles out every year more than a billion dollars to the money lenders. And it is the money lenders’ dole that put Uncle Sam into a hole. The money lenders are first citizens on…More

The Revolution is Now!

“The greatest challenge of the day is: how to bring about a revolution of the heart, a revolution which has to start with each one of us?” Dorothy Day “What we would like to do is change the world–make it a little simpler for people to feed, clothe, and shelter themselves as God intended them…More

Crowded Prisons: Nation of Convicts

29 April 2015The United States has 4.4 percent of the world’s population, but it houses 22 percent of the world’s prisoners. That is 716 per 100,000 of the national population, the highest in the world. The prisons are therefore overcrowded, often with four or five prisoners per two person cell (Walmsley). Most of the incarcerated…More

A Study on a Confucius Aphorism

15 April 2015Confucius said, “Lead the people with governmental measures, and regulate them by law and punishment, and they will avoid wrong-doing but will have no sense of honour and shame. Lead them with virtue and regulate them through the rules of propriety, and they will have a sense of shame, and moreover set themselves…More

Freedom, A Concept With No Definite Definition

23 March 2015Freedom, a word that means so much, to so many people. People fight for it, they live for it, and they die for it. But what is freedom? What does it mean? And is it truly possible to have it? For individual people and cultures, it can mean something completely different, making the…More

Saving Society With Anarcho-Communism

January 23rd, 2015 Many of society’s problems today can be solved by an anarcho-communist society. Many capitalist countries claim that they and their systems are the best in the world, yet look at all of the poor, and even more than that look at all of the horrible slave-like conditions their economies create in other…More

The Catholic Worker Movement and Anarcho-Communism

January 14th, 2015There is great joy and satisfaction in volunteering one’s life to assisting others. In doing so I have found a fulfillment and serenity which I never could have imagined. Several years ago I became aware of the works of Dorothy Day, an amazing woman who lived her life helping others. She was an…More

Gothic Cuisine – Culinary Trinity

By Jack Danya Kemplin on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 6:54 AM As a culinary term, trinity refers to three cornerstone ingredients of a particular national cuisine, a trio of specific ingredients combined together to become essentially flavour bases. This is often created by sautéing a combination of any three (or at least, the primary…More

Yule

Yule has long been a Gothic holiday dating back to the original Germanic Goths, it marks the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year, which normally falls on December 21st. The tradition of the Yule Log comes from the original Germanic Goths. A traditional Yule log is a large and extremely hard log which…More