Tag Archives: Intolerance

First Principles: Religious Wars Are Not Started Over There Being More Than One Belief System But By Intolerance and Eclipse of Reason

“Religious wars are not caused by the fact that there is more than one religion, but by the spirit of intolerance… the spread of which can only be regarded as the total eclipse of human reason.” – Baron de Montesquieu  

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Thought For the Day: The Degradation of Conservative Black Americans Is Racist Trivialization of Independent Thinking

“Black Americans who think for ourselves are mocked and degraded with words we last saw under Jim Crow. If President Trump had no black supporters, they would call his circle ‘lily white.’ Now, one of America’s most prominent black entertainers … Continue reading

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The Sound of Discussion

The Sound of Discussion by Michael Romani Smiling to myself as they ask me To watch a show that become our legacy I’ve been watching it myself for half a century As we watch this, I teach them the history … Continue reading

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Gestures To Hope

Gestures To Hope by Michael Romani A shadow hangs over the dinner table In a manifestation of what we are capable As our fixation on intolerant ideology Marks the vandalization of our history Peace and good will for a few … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: ‘Liberals’ Are Not So Open Minded

“Liberals claim to want to give a hearing to other views but then are shocked and offended to discover that there are other views.”  — William F. Buckley Jr. (1925-2008), founder of National Review       

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