Christ’s Christmas Blog

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A man claiming to be the third coming of Christ was arrested on Christmas Eve after turning over tables in Westfield Shopping Centre while the public snapped up last-minute gifts. Yelling “Is there anything more un-Christian than Christmas?” he was apprehended in Foot Locker when he tripped over his sandals, insisting “I’m Christ, I should know.” Continue reading “Christ’s Christmas Blog”

Radical USA

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Next time the media or politicians tell you to look out for signs of radicalisation in young Muslims, remember:

There is a country that brainwashes its children by having them recite a pledge of allegiance to the flag every morning in school before lessons begin.

They produced more weapons of mass destruction in the last 8 years than have been produced under any national leader in history. Continue reading “Radical USA”

Trumpageddon

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In ancient times, when an earthquake shook our world, we interpreted it as a sign from the gods, as punishment for some wrong. In those times, we believed the world was flat and the sun revolved around it. Our egos put us at the centre of the universe as the pinnacle of God’s creation.

But, over time, scientists questioned this, and, by looking deeply into the nature of things, were able to prove the Earth revolves around the sun, and earthquakes are a result of movements of tectonic plates within the earth’s crust, or volcanic action.

We live in a 24-hour news culture. The algorithms behind our social media and news feeds give us more of what we want, like kids eating McDonalds for every meal. They put us, like our ancestors, at the centre of a universe in which everything revolves around us. This blinds us to the true nature of things, so we are shocked when events take place that do not fit our filtered world view.

So it is with Trumpageddon. Continue reading “Trumpageddon”

Mark Duggan- Black Lives Matter

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Big ups to everyone involved in Black Lives Matter protests across the UK today.

Yesterday, August 4th, was the fifth anniversary of the murder of Mark Duggan. If Mark was doing something wrong that day, he should have been arrested and punished through law. He did not need to lose his life. There will be a rally in remembrance of him in Tottenham on Saturday, August 6th at 4pm, outside the police station. Continue reading “Mark Duggan- Black Lives Matter”