A complete compendium of Churchmouse Campanologist columns on Communism and Marxism — as well as related social history — for your delectation and delight (not to mention disgust)!  You might be surprised at what you discover!

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18th c. German Romantics — the originators of the cult of the child and multiculturalism

A brief history of pietism

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The US Constitution – re-interpreted from Founding Fathers’ intentions

Church, state and the First Amendment

Why the First Amendment? Religious persecution in colonial America

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Mercantilism — then and now

Today’s citizenship —  when Westerners can no longer be ‘left alone’

The 10 Cs of today’s education: awareness and change

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Bilderberg

Bilderberg and the press (2016, Dresden)

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The Deep State

More on the Deep State (Alex Jones, February 2017)

Summary of WikiLeaks’ Vault 7 Year Zero (Part 1, March 7, 2017)

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Healthcare

A brief review of American healthcare (March 30, 2017)

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High tech

Swedes queue up for RFID chips (February 2017)

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Women’s socio-political issues

US trend: private workspaces for women (women-only clubs in all but name, 2016-2017)

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Street gangs – MS-13

Attorney General Sessions sends message to MS-13: ‘We will find you’ (April 19, 2017)

The terrifying expansion of MS-13 (the strange history behind MS-13)

MS-13: enterprising at home and abroad (Central America and North Dakota)

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Richard Wurmbrand’s Marx and Satan

Chapter summaries with links to each – the Lutheran pastor tells you who Marx and his friends really were

Richard Wurmbrand: Can Communism be Christian? – includes biography of the late Lutheran pastor

Marx, Stalin and their tactics persist today (a different recap of Marx and Satan, highlighting famous left-wing — Marxist and communist — ‘heroes’)

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European history and genetics

European identity

Will Paula Deen’s release from the Food Network be her Chick-fil-A moment? (Mediterranean people are Europeans — plaintiff, pleading discrimination, is part Sicilian, ergo European)

A cautionary tale — memories of the Third Reich

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Fabian Society, Frankfurt School

The Fabian Society, the Third Way and modern British thought – history and quotes from today’s English politicians

More on the Fabians, the Frankfurt School and society today – Frankfurt ‘recommendations’; Fabian ‘servitude’ — we are obeying them through laws and prevailing ideology

Introducing the Frankfurt School

More on the Frankfurt School and society today

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Antonio Gramsci

Antonio Gramsci and socialism as a long game

Gramscian theory at work in the Catholic Church

Gramscian thought at work in other organisations and schools

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Margaret Sanger

Margaret Sanger, Planned Parenthood and purging America of ‘bad strains’

Margaret Sanger’s quotable quotes — don’t miss ’em!

Margaret Sanger, or the temptation of sex and money

Margaret Sanger: turning eugenics into a ‘right’ and a ‘choice’

Roe v Wade now 41 years old (2014)

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Josef Stalin

Winter Olympics [2014] documentaries — expect whitewash on Stalin

Milk kinship and Josef Stalin

Josef Stalin — an autocrat very different from most

Stalin’s parents’ marriage by way of a history of Georgia (please study the map)

Stalin’s early years — rumour and violence

Stalin’s schooldays in the Wild West of Gori

Stalin’s transition to seminary

The best and worst from Stalin’s seminary years

Stalin’s socialism and atheism

Stalin’s early career as activist and agitator

The murky world of konspiratsia in Stalin’s era

Lenin and Stalin did not intend sharing power with workers

Stalin and Hitler in Vienna at the same time

Stalin: lies are good diplomacy

The names Stalin and Lenin

1920s Georgia: Stalin survives his dispute with Lenin

Stalin posts summarised

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Adolf Hitler

Hitler drew from Marxism, said socialism means anti-Semitism

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Propaganda (also see Yuri Bezmenov below)

How Communist propaganda works – from Willi Munzenberg to Vladimir Putin

Mikhail Gorbachev quote — discuss (why is the West is turning into the former USSR?)

Hugo Chavez — Venezuela’s ‘Christ’

Global advertising moving leftward with Cannes Lions

On sentimentality and its flipside, cruelty

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Statist agendas hit more than one country at a time

Communist memo from 1920 — some things never change (America’s UCP)

No nation is alone in assaults from statists

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The leftist ‘end of history’

Lack of history = ‘milk of amnesia’

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Reclaiming our language

It’s time we reclaimed our language from the Left

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Totalitarianism, women and attire

From the modern to the mediaeval in 40 years (how Muslim women used to dress)

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Leftists tell their stories

Views from the far left: Jessica Mitford

Growing up in a Communist home: Roy Kerridge speaks

Leaving the Left is leaving a lifestyle — David Horowitz’s story — a secular Jew growing up in a Stalinist home, then betrayed as an adult

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Bella Dodd’s School of Darkness  (also see Bill Ayers below)

Chapters 1 through 4 – When Scripture makes no sense, Communism becomes an alternative

Chapters 5 and 6 – infiltration of unions; legitimacy of Soviet Russia in the 1930s

Chapter 7 – Communists work with teachers unions and the PTA; truth behind Spanish Civil War

Chapter 8 – Comintern-trained teachers in state schools; how Fiorello La Guardia ran New York City

Chapter 9 – using ‘class’ or ‘race’ discrimination to agitate teachers; negative influences on students

Chapter 10 – infiltrating schools via teachers’ unions; lack of moral code in education

Chapter 11 – Communist schools, using American patriots as cover, ‘progressive’ businessmen

Chapter 12 – Communism works to make new human beings — you and me  — in the Party image

Chapter 13 – International party members subtly wreak havoc; public Party member confessions

Chapter 14 – Communists co-opt women and minorities for their weakness and emotionalism

Chapter 15 – how Communists make money and lure the wealthy into donating

Chapter 16 – the hypocrisy of Communism

Chapter 17 – Bella becomes a devout Roman Catholic

Related — 2013 — Communist’s grandson goes capitalist — with more than a nod to Russia (Earl Browder’s grandson, Bill)

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Saul Alinsky

Who was Saul Alinsky?

Saul Alinsky in his own words

Saul Alinsky’s Rules for Radicals — a useful guide

The Methodists, Alinsky and Hillary Clinton

Obamacare: It’s make or break time for radical and Christian organisations

Alinsky’s influence on Catholic bishops in the US

How the Catholic Church bankrolled Alinsky projects

How radical Catholic clergy spread CHD message in the US

The Catholic Campaign for Human Development goes on … and on

Recent Catholic funding of Alinsky-inspired projects – CCHD

CCHD collection coming in November – starve the beast! – Alinsky organisations and American Catholics

Working for the Gamaliel Foundation – an insider’s story

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Bill Ayers

Obama friend Bill Ayers’s magnum opus: Prairie Fire

Obama friend Bill Ayers’s commitment to radicalism … and state education (also see Bella Dodd above)

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Yuri Bezmenov

On protests, defection and the KGB

How Soviet propaganda worked on the US

Four stages of ideological subversion – videos and commentary

Leftists then and now‘there are no grassroots revolutions’

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Vietnam War (2013 marked the 40th anniversary of its end)

A brief history of American interventionism in Vietnam

What no one says about the effect of the Vietnam War on America – part 1

What no one says about the effect of the Vietnam War on America – part 2

The Vietnam War: what happened to dead Americans

Vietnam War memories: middle class student feels superior

Vietnam and children of US government employees: 1960s musicians and the hippie movement

The Vietnam War and the media

The Vietnam War: Kissinger and Nixon

John F Kennedy’s warning shortly before his assassination

Concluding thoughts on the Vietnam War

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Globalism isn’t working

2000

2005

2009

2014

2016

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France

High taxes: plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose  (a pre-Revolution story)

French Socialists say: ‘Let them eat cake!’

French Socialists: Sweetness and light?  — Just subversive!

IMF chief’s scandal — slavery to one’s appetites or a set-up?

French Socialists: Jack Lang’s French Wikipedia entry cleansed

Citizen versus nation

Terra Nova think tank founder, Olivier Ferrand, 42, has died

France: the Left, Catholic schools and same-sex marriage

France: Titan, Goodyear and union intransigence

The French sound off about public sector salaries — and emigration

Why France’s left is eager for the FN to team up with the conservative UMP

French president François Hollande lets the truth slip (‘I am not your friend’)

France asks whether crime statistics are up or down

Biblical qualities of a leader — French case study

Frenchwomen relieved at abortion law revisions (2015, seven-day cooling period repealed)

France’s churches in urgent need of repair

Of summer and suntans (2016, burkinis, moral patrols, man tans)

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Radical Islam

André Malraux predicted religious conflict in 1956 (a must read)

What to do with people who conspire against the state?

Who becomes a terrorist?

Why IS attracts so many young people

European ransom money funds Al Qaeda (another must read)

France: perpetrator foils his own church attack

Islamic State militants could be with other boat people

2015 — hardly a happy year for France

Trump controversy: what if the Donald were talking sense? (2015)

Cologne’s New Year’s Eve nightmare (2016)

Cologne’s New Year’s Eve crime and nationality statistics now in (April 2016)

England and Sweden: sexual assault demands multicultural silence (1997 – 2015)

Reality dawns on Germany’s migrant dream (2016)

The double standard (2016)

Orlando attacks and identity politics (2016, Owen Jones)

Media and police do not wish to cause upset (2016)

Of summer and suntans (2016, burkinis, moral patrols, man tans)

French media call vehicle attacks ‘low cost’ terrorism (March 2017)

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Charlie Hebdo, related killings and attacks (2015)

Terrorist attacks: stop the madness!

More on the Charlie Hebdo attack

The aftermath of the Charlie Hebdo and supermarket attacks

Paris: the historic Charlie Hebdo demonstration

What the gunman actually said to the Charlie Hebdo woman

Charlie Hebdo: freedom of speech debate continues

Charlie Hebdo and Montrouge shootings: police under attack

Paris: Hyper Casher killer took out loan to buy weapons

A fateful Friday: hostages described what took place

Lassana Bathily: France’s newest citizen — and hero

Terrorist burials: foreign countries said ‘No’

Charlie Hebdo: the aftermath — one month on

France: perpetrator foils his own church attack

French terrorism: ‘lone wolves’ network exposed (relates to aforementioned story)

Americans who foiled French train attack are practising Christians

More on the French train attack

French train attack hero assaulted in California — was a second targeted in Oregon attack?

2015 — hardly a happy year for France

Release of Made in France film delayed until 2016

Commemoration of Charlie Hebdo massacre one year on (2016)

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Paris attacks and aftermath (November 13, 2015)

2015 — hardly a happy year for France

Paris attacks: the ‘battle of the Bataclan’

Life with a suicide bomber

5,000-bullet shoot-out in Saint-Denis – part 1

5,000-bullet shoot-out in Saint-Denis – part 2

An Algerian professor’s experience of Saint-Denis

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France – 2016

Marseille: Extremists 1 – Jewish men 0?

Paris migrant camps raise residents’ concerns (July)

Media and police do not wish to cause upset (2016)

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Italy

Boat people and the religious conflict on board (also see note on France)

Mass migration as seen by EU politicians and pundits now (2016)

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Belgium

Are some Belgian policemen supporting terror?

2015 — hardly a happy year for France

Molenbeek — home to Belgian terrorists, part 1

Molenbeek — home to Belgian terrorists, part 2

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Germany 2016

The difficulty with migration and integration

Cologne’s New Year’s Eve nightmare

Cologne’s New Year’s Eve crime and nationality statistics now in (April 2016)

Reality dawns on Germany’s migrant dream

Media and police do not wish to cause upset (2016)

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United States

Trump controversy: what if the Donald were talking sense? (2015, San Bernardino attack)

Detroit revisited: does it have a chance? (2016, Donald Trump speech)

American flag desecrated — SAD! (2016, high school American football)

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Refugee situation 2015

Refugees in the United States — no Christians

Boat people and the religious conflict on board (also see note on France)

Islamic State militants could be with other boat people

Accommodating migrants: the discreet charm of the bourgeoisie  (and the truth behind Aylan Kurdi’s death)

The Calais crisis is nearly 20 years old

Migration chaos in Europe

More on the migrant situation

Migrant crisis: has Angela Merkel ‘jumped the shark’?

Syrian refugees and the Muslim world

Welcoming the stranger biblically (not what you might think)

Migration crisis: statelessness and darkness

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Refugee crisis 2016

Calais Jungle: will this massive failure soon turn a corner?

Are we nearing peak Calais? (January)

Sweden update: misogyny, murder and mayhem (January)

Mass migration as seen by EU politicians and pundits now (January)

Migrant children — and an update on the Swedish social worker’s murder (January)

The Pope’s ambivalence towards Westerners (March 24, Maundy Thursday; March 27, Easter Sunday)

Turkey visa deal for Schengen zone criticised (May)

Paris migrant camps raise residents’ concerns (July)

Media and police do not wish to cause upset (2016)

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US presidential campaign 2012

That 2012 campaign slogan and the history behind it (Forward!)

2016, the film, is a must! (post-colonialism)

Obama’s ‘hidden bread lines’ — believe it

The Obama flag (and quite a bit on Benghazi, the supposed October Surprise)

American conservatives are not doomed

American conservatives — ignore the polls and carry on

The difference between a leftist and a conservative

US elections: voter manipulation

The US elections and Tokyo Rose Syndrome — redux

Thoughts on the Mormons (Two Kingdom reasoning for voting Mitt Romney)

The US government’s emaciation of America’s schoolchildren (includes Michelle Obama and European school lunch videos)

The 47% of whom Romney spoke — free phones from Obama

2012 presidential debate rules answer your questions (features Mormonism versus Obama’s — Jeremiah Wright’s — church; Mitt’s ‘suitcase nukes … effectively deployed’)

Keep your eye on the birdie — Benghazigate

Romney versus Obama: Was Candy Crowley’s moderation the real October surprise?

Hope and change for American conservatives: vote a straight Republican ticket

Will there be riots when Romney wins? (discusses blacks who believe Democrats betrayed them and the downfall of the Occupy movement)

Former Congressman Artur Davis — from Obama endorser to Romney supporter

America’s Fourth Estate: ‘Pegs’ Noonan opines

Walt Disney World preparing Romney likeness for Hall of Presidents

Message to Romney supporters: keep calm and carry on! (contains information about the upcoming Democrat Party implosion)

What the media do not tell you about Barack Obama (find out about the Soebarkah name)

The fog surrounding Obama (more media obfuscation)

Please send this viral before November 6: Trevor Loudon’s ‘Urgent Message for America’ (Obama is purposely trying to wreck America’s economy)

Chicago blacks angry with Obama — and Democrats

An unbeliever on Mitt Romney at the Red Rocks, Colorado rally

Mitt’s sense of humour — yes, he IS funny (2012 Al Smith dinner speech)

Mitt Romney and the Bain factor (find out what makes a winner)

Mitt — as told by people who have worked with and for him

Why Mitt Romney will be a friend to Great Britain

When Mitt met Ann — talk about a love story!

Mitt’s humanity drives the Left … well … crazy

Tuesday, November 6, 2012 — please get out and vote

Sandy shines a light on Bloomberg — and others (once again, Mitt was right)

How the Electoral College works

Digesting last Tuesday’s result

More reflections on the US elections

An 11-point plan for the Republican Party

The ‘Marxist Takeover of America’ – a 12-point survival plan

US post-election update and two relevant historical quotes

Final words on the US election — vote flipping and debunking the media (Obama has historically won up to now by smearing, cheating and intimidation)

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ObamaNation part deux

Interpreting General Petraeus’s resignation

Obama supporters take the high road on patriotism — possibly tax, too

Obamacare — does the law say no one is required to participate? (see comment following post)

Farewell, Hostess and Wonder Bread — union intransigence

Being on the dole is ‘a full time job’

Politicians to Americans: weaponry ‘for me but not for thee’

US government increases armoury and aerial exercises

Terrorism, lockdown and civil liberties

Questions many have about the Boston Marathon bombings

Welfare, unrest and terrorism — it’s time for reform

Will Paula Deen’s release from the Food Network be her  Chick-fil-A moment?

What’s going on with the Senate and the First Amendment? (2014)

American housing plan for wealthy suburbs (2016)

The man responsible for Obamacare: Jonathan Gruber

Democrat spin doctor Ben Rhodes (2016)

Homeland Security has been hindered in fighting terrorism (2016, Philip Haney)

Countdown to Obama’s departure (December 2016)

The Obama years (January 2017)

Obama administration scandals are many (February 2017)

Obama administration paid certain groups not to harm Americans (Islam, February 2017)

Infographic on Obama era scandals

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Immigration

Immigration policies in the US and Mexico

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Gun control – US

Politicians to Americans: weaponry ‘for me but not for thee’

US government increases armoury and aerial exercises

French train attack hero assaulted in California — was a second targeted in Oregon attack?

Living in small town America does not guarantee safety

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Democrat supporters

Lance Armstrong’s story of cancer, cheating and fraud

Will Paula Deen’s release from the Food Network be her  Chick-fil-A moment?

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US presidential campaign 2016

2016 US presidential election: take the ISideWith quiz

Weighing up one GOP presidential candidate (Ted Cruz)

When you’re mad — Network style (Donald Trump as the new Peter Finch Network character/Ronald Reagan)

Dilbert’s Scott Adams on Donald Trump: he’s a typical New Yorker

Ben Carson (all posts)

Churchgoers and the 2016 Republican candidates (Trump, Cruz)

More on America’s 2016 primaries

America’s 2016 primary is the best ever

Candidate spend in the 2016 presidential primary race (overall, February, March)

Hillary (2016)

Republican race now down to two runners (May 2016)

Notionally moral voting in 2016

Voting is private and secular — not a matter for church discipline (anti-Trump)

Parsing Russell Moore’s voting advice

Donald Trump’s broad appeal to the silent majority

After Republican convention, Democratic governors panic

Democrats in turmoil (as Democratic National Convention begins)

DNC speaker asks to be ‘out of spotlight’ (DNC uplift, Trump falls for it)

How Breitbart is changing the conservative media landscape (Stephen Bannon, Trump campaign CEO)

What makes Trump campaign CEO Steve Bannon tick?

Hillary’s odd harangue against alternative media

Donald Trump’s brand of Christianity (Norman Vincent Peale)

The moral case for voting Trump

Reuters cuts Bishop Jackson’s message to Donald Trump in Detroit

Hillary to blame for her own ‘vast right-wing conspiracy’

Hillary’s emails: why should we believe her?

CNN presenter devastated to learn the truth about Hillary (hammering mobile devices!)

Beware of Hillary’s recent claim to faith

Where’s Carl Bernstein when you need him?

Why Americans would like the truth on Hillary’s health

Meet the Deplorables

Meet the man behind Les Deplorables

Birtherism and other Obama doubts began with 2008 Clinton campaign

Weekend bomber’s family history (NY/NJ, Sep 18-19)

Weekend attacks: Trump and Pence rightly talk of terror

Meetings versus rallies

Presidential candidates meet with Egyptian president

Hillary asks, ‘Why aren’t I 50 points ahead?’

Department of Labor investigating Trump supporter Peter Thiel’s company

Hillary no champion of women

Clinton victim Juanita Broaddrick speaks

More evil than you can shake a stick at (Billary: Arkancide, etc.)

Family advocate says Trump’s policies ‘better than conservatism’

Donald Trump on failure (includes vandalism at Trump International Hotel in DC)

New book exposes Hillary’s health

Mike Pence wins VP debate

Bernie Sanders supporter favours Trump (H/T Sackerson)

Trump’s taxes (includes 1995 mention of NYT calling him ‘The Comeback King’)

How Catholic faith shaped Kaine and Pence

FBI’s Comey: ‘We are not weasels’

Home Depot founder: ‘America down the drain’ if Clinton wins

Republican elite are killing their party

Donald’s defiant Deplorables

WikiLeaks: non-Catholic urges ‘Catholic Spring’

‘The emasculated voter’, Democrats, America and Trump

Trump’s anti-globalist, anti-elitist movement (October 13 speech)

Tonight’s debate — Trump’s symphony (final debate, Wednesday, October 19)

New York: Trump and Clinton at the Al Smith Dinner (Thursday, October 20, after third debate)

Evangelicals, politics and Trump

The Rowboat is here — will you get on board?

Conservative Evangelical supports Trump

Donald Trump’s quiet charity (fruits of faith)

Dilbert’s Scott Adams endorses Trump — finally

Michael Moore says Trump will win (caution — Hillary supporter)

Those dirty Dems (James O’Keefe undercover video)

Last Friday’s FBI bombshell (October 28)

Latest FBI bombshell — why 650,000 emails could be dangerous (October 28)

FBI Anon speaks — part 1 (shocking investigation into the Clinton Foundation, July 2016)

FBI Anon speaks — part 2 (above conversation continued, September 2016)

FBI Anon speaks — part 3 (October 17)

Notes on the Trump incident in Reno and on the Clintons’ people (November 5)

Election 2016: children, voter fraud and final thoughts (November 7)

Can’t stump the Trump! (November 9)

[continued after Censorship 2016 – see Trump Victory 2016]

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Censorship 2016

How the media manage the 2016 presidential campaign

The public’s frustration with media treatment of presidential candidates

On mules and the electorate

NPR closing readers’ comments

More on media outlet comment threads (Damian Thompson, The Spectator)

Bernie supporter sacked for switching to Trump

Time has it wrong on Internet ‘trolls’

The double standard of free speech (Facebook, pro-Trump, ‘assassinate Trump’)

Huff Po contributor sacked over article on Hillary’s health

CNN cancels Dr Drew for discussing Hillary’s health

Radio host Michael Savage off air for discussing Hillary’s health

Reuters cuts Bishop Jackson’s message to Donald Trump in Detroit

Trump family give press the slip, media meltdown ensues (dinner at the 21 Club)

Art and reality (2017)

Mike Cernovich: Internet sensation’s interview propels 60 Minutes ratings to the top (March 26, 2017)

Full 60 Minutes transcript of Mike Cernovich interview available (April 3, 2017)

How Mike Cernovich got his scoop on Susan Rice (Sunday, April 2, 2017)

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TRUMP VICTORY 2016

President-elect Trump’s first few days (November 8-10)

For churchgoers who don’t like Donald Trump

CEO recants Trump death threat too late (Matt Harrigan of PacketSled who resigned)

Texas Pizza Hut owner gives employees $100 each

Clinton-controlled media worried about ‘state-run media enterprise’

Detroit restaurateur boycotted for catering Trump event

Trump family give press the slip, media meltdown ensues (dinner at 21 Club)

Despite election result, America ‘under God’s judgement’

Post-election trauma: the regressive nature of university students

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly revisited

Election 2016 — the battle goes on, keep the faith (includes tweets on Fidel Castro’s death)

Church charity and OSU attacker connection (November 28)

Trump’s dinner with Mitt — and Reince

Why Thanksgiving election madness might spill over into Christmas

Are Jill Stein’s recounts finally over?

Trump thanks America in nationwide tour

Humour, history and reality (creators of Dilbert and The Simpsons foresaw Trump victory in 1990 and 2000, respectively)

Happy New Year to all! (2016 with a look at 2017)

The Gang of Eight

Recent regulations could be overturned after inauguration

Janus, the Roman keeper of doorways (2017)

The madness draws to a close (Obama’s legacy)

Fake news on Trump: media, intelligence and politicians punked (2017, Russian dossier)

[continued on my Recipes / Health / History /Trump page at the bottom]

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Pizzagate and related scandals (2017 – ?)

Can Jeff Sessions make pizza great again?

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Personal American stories

The absence of values in today’s society (my late paternal grandmother’s experience)

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Venezuela

Hugo Chávez — Venezuela’s ‘Christ’

Chávez legacy hangs by a thread

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Cuba

Professor from a Catholic college says Castro’s Cuba meant freedom

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England

Englishmen had more freedom — and lower taxes — in 1914

Street gangs and recidivism — findings from the 1950s

Another case of vulnerable girls and sex gangs

Lord Mandelson confirms Britain’s worst suspicions (immigration policy)

Statistics on statistics

British health ‘expert’ calls his countrymen ‘porkers’ (they pay his salary)

After Lee Rigby’s barbaric death, what now? (2013)

Woolwich attack update (2013)

Retired MI5 head advocates spying on neighbours (Stella Rimington)

Snooper’s Charter — in which ‘I agree with Nick’

Britain’s Parliamentary vote on Syria (historic, possibly since the 1640s — thanks to David Cameron)

Parliamentary internet use — pot and kettle hypocrisy (they are doing what they accuse the public of)

Is Britain’s long-cherished freedom of speech disappearing? (2014, Conservative Theresa May)

England, act early in 2014: the NHS care.data junk mail leaflet (personal health details)

England: NHS care.data project postponed to autumn 2014 (good news)

Poverty needs redefining

The bias of BBC documentaries (Winston Churchill, 2015)

Extremism in England — part 1 (2006 – 2015)

Extremism in England — part 2 (2015)

Painful reading about England (2015, with reference to 7/7 2005 — and Christmas)

London makes history with new mayor (2016)

Orlando attack and identity politics (2016, Owen Jones)

French media call vehicle attacks ‘low cost’ terrorism (Wednesday, 22 March 2017, London)

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Brexit (2016)

Reasons to be happy — Brexit a real possibility (December 2015)

How can it be demeaning to learn the language of your new country? (2016)

Brexit — must the UK dance to America’s tune? (2016)

Brexit debate results in audience wanting to leave (2016)

Brexit: about the white and red referendum communication (2016)

Brexit: The Movie — 71 minutes well spent (2016)

The Church of England’s prayer for the EU Referendum (2016, includes bookies’ view)

Tony Benn’s warning about the European project in 1975

EU Referendum: Catholic bishop criticises government’s Project Fear

And after Brexit — Frexit, Swexit?

Former advisor to David Cameron in favour of Brexit

EU Referendum forecast: hot and hotter

How the EU has asset-stripped Britain

EU Referendum latest

Further thoughts on the EU Referendum

EU Referendum: more topics to consider before June 23

Final thoughts on the EU Referendum before June 23

Brexit wins!

Brexit in the days that followed

Brexit and British business

Parallels between Brexit and Trump

UKIP — in response to a reader

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Brexit Chronicles

End of Week 1

Disagreement over Article 50 (July 4, 2016)

End of Week 2 (Conservative Party leadership contest)

A new day with Theresa May (near end of Week 3)

Week 4 — May meets Merkel (one week after May became PM)

Former Prime Minister David Cameron resigns as MP (September 12, 2016)

Theresa May triggers Article 50 (March 29, 2017)

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Scotland

An independent Scotland? (September 2014)

Scottish independence referendum — winners and losers

Scotland post-referendum: is David Cameron in trouble? (English Home Rule)

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Ireland

Ireland’s referendum on marriage — American pressure helped (2015)

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War on world poverty — good news, not much press

2015: world hunger down to under 1 bn people for the first time

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Communism and the Church today

The origins of ‘social justice’ — you might be surprised

Communism and the Protestant ‘social gospel’ — a long history

The left-wing origins of ‘What would Jesus do?’

Francis of Assisi never said ‘use words if necessary’

The Methodists, Alinsky and Hillary Clinton

SHOCK: Communist Catholic clergy and Vatican II – Agent AA-1025’s story

Communist infiltration of the Church – introduction — Protestant infiltration; social justice; Catholic Agent AA-1025

Insight into Communist infiltration of Catholic Church – Jesuit agents; destroying parishoners’ faith

The curious Vatican omerta on Communist infiltration – Pope Paul VI, Vatican agents, Vatican II

More on Communist infiltration of the Catholic Church – seminaries, parishes with sleeper agents

La nouvelle théologie — heretical menace to Catholics and Protestants

Media silence on persecution – quotes and incidents

Liberation theology — part 1

Liberation theology — part 2

Sojourners: More socialists masquerading as Christians

Progressives and US churches – making the connections – who’s involved with whom

Obamacare: It’s make or break time for radical and Christian organisations

Faith in Public Life: socialism cloaked in Christianity

Alinsky’s influence on Catholic bishops in the US

How the Catholic Church bankrolled Alinsky projects

How radical Catholic clergy spread CHD message in the US

The Catholic Campaign for Human Development goes on … and on

Recent Catholic funding of Alinsky-inspired projects – CCHD

CCHD collection coming in November – starve the beast! – for American Catholics

Pope [Francis] seeks to involve Chinese state in Catholic churches (2016)

The communist nature of Catholic clergy (2016)

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Church bell complaints

Residents ask for church bell tower to be soundproofed

Church bells create ding-dong on the Côte d’Azur

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Zeitgeist movement and the Venus Project

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Multiculturalism explained — questions answered

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The Cult of the Child

The Cult of the Child

Why do we insist on prolonging childhood?

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Poverty in the West

Poverty needs redefining

Death of the middle class? Quite possibly (2015)

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Tax

High taxes: plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose

UK’s tax freedom day was May 29, 2012

Public sector worker semi-literacy: what Britain’s taxes support

Remember — your taxes pay for parasitic special interest groups

On excess taxation, or theft

Where much of the Western world is today — earners versus takers

Let’s not forget the upper-class taxpayers (2014; they keep many of us alive)

Taxing happiness (comments conclude Rose’s tips on tobacco growing)

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Are Westerners a free people?

Adlai Stevenson II on freedom and safety

Are Americans and other Westerners unwitting Communists?

Citizen versus nation

Are you ‘selfish’ enough to take care of your own health?

Healthy lifestyle mandates – we were warned

Neofeudalism and outcast Englishmen

Giants versus pygmies: spot the difference (US and UK leaders then and now)

How Obama’s ‘point people’ could affect your life

Who controls your liberty to have a family?

Communism in the US: the oh-so-conventional destruction

2012 in light of American Communism of the 1930s and 1940s

Obamacare: It’s make or break time for radical and Christian organisations

You CAN be conditioned to vote a certain way

Communitarianism can go only so far

The difference between a leftist and a conservative

Where much of the Western world is today: earners versus takers

Why we should be concerned about the Georgia Guidestones

Elderly people living in their own homes? How DARE they!

MORAL DERELICTION: Britain’s elderly to downsize and work — continued

Could Britain’s elderly be the new kulaks?

The British think tanks behind behavioural change

Poor morals lead to bad science — and bad policy

Killer bacon and the Left (Lifestyle Control is a Leftist construct)

Fear, freedom and responsibility debated in Indiana

Britain’s taxpayers fund 27,000 advocacy groups

Scapegoating people who have no rights

A French perspective on ever-expanding fines and bans

Anti-smoking violence borne out of hysteria and falsehood

Bans: strategy, arguments, psychology

#Octabber is just around the corner (October 2012 — the British Smokers’ Resistance)

New Zealand: Secular pietism’s laws ‘change public attitudes’

Tobacco Control’s John Banzhaf and Catholic University of America — plus Food Control

Ruth Malone’s Nightingales, ‘nurse activists’ and smoker demonisation

Tobacco Control’s people to watch: Lisa Bero and the Cochrane Collaboration

Tobacco Control: 1994 – the year Stanton Glantz feared for his funding

Scientists say obese threaten global food security

New York soda ban: a ‘trivial’ issue of ‘personal freedom’

Stanton Glantz eyes Food Control — for your own good (comments include Rose’s tips for tobacco growing)

Is Britain’s long-cherished freedom of speech disappearing? (2014, Conservative Theresa May)

What’s going on with the Senate and the First Amendment? (2014)

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Education and Agenda 21

New education programmes play on zombies and communitarianism

Educational values your child will be forced to espouse

Today’s citizenship: when Westerners can no longer be ‘left alone’

The 10 Cs of today’s education: awareness and change

A bit of history about revisionism in American schools  (pre-UN but relevant)

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Libertarianism – the antidote!

H L Mencken quotes for a Fourth of July barbecue

John Gresham Machen on today’s education system

John Gresham Machen on societal decline and the State

A Reformed minister traces his move from the Democrats to libertarianism (R Scott Clark)

A great reason to be libertarian

Another antidote — thinking and acting like Olympians and Paralympians!

London 2012 television coverage

2014: Winter Paralympics now on in Sochi

Paralympians add excitement to winter sports

And yet another antidote — positive thinking

Even great people fail (Abraham Lincoln’s many failures to the presidency)

The Paralympics story: Sir Ludwig Guttmann’s ‘best of men’

The first Invictus Games showed inspiration and grit (disabled ex-servicemen, London, 2014)

And, finally — exercising free speech

First Amendment at work: shock business sign in Florida (2016)