In 1934, at the age of 28, Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote a letter to a friend about an upcoming conference that would involve members of churches from several countries and denominations. In this lette…

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PLUTOCRACY: A plutocracy is a country or society governed by the wealthy few.

To prevail in the Democratic primaries, Senator Sanders needs to have at least one million, dedicated supporters take the Bernie or Bust pledge to either write in Bernie Sanders or vote Green in the general election. Skeptics are right to ask, “why?” Please read at least down to “A melodramatic analogy.”

Chris Hedges, a prominent left-wing voice, has said that Sanders “has agreed that he will endorse the [Party nominee], which, unless there is some miracle, will probably be Hillary Clinton.” [emphasis added] Noam Chomsky, perhaps the best known left-wing commentator has said, “I am glad that he’s [running for President,] “But the chances of [Senator Sanders] winning at the primary, or even at the national level, are virtually nil in our system, which is not a democracy…

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PLUTOCRACY: A plutocracy is a country or society governed by the wealthy few. To prevail in the Democratic primaries, Senator Sanders needs to have at least one million, dedicated supporters take t…

Source: Bernie or Bust pledge is the ‘miracle’ Senator Sanders needs to secure Party nomination

David F. Watson

In 1934, at the age of 28, Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote a letter to a friend about an upcoming conference that would involve members of churches from several countries and denominations. In this letter, he wrote, “We must make it clear—fearful as it is—that the time is very near when we shall have to decide between National Socialism and Christianity. It may be fearfully hard and difficult for us all, but we must get right to the root of things, with open Christian speaking and no diplomacy. And in prayer together we will find the way.”[1] This was before the Holocaust began, before WWII began. But Bonhoeffer saw that one could not embrace the Christian faith and embrace the political tide of his nation that was so enamored with the Nazi party. The two simply were not compatible. On April 9th, 1944, he was executed for his part in the…

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