Tag Archive for Separation of Church and State

The Shock Doctrine hits Public Education

In Naomi Klein’s bestselling “The Shock Doctrine” we find the thesis that shocks have been used to push through unpopular free market decisions, mostly privatization and deregulation, generally against the will of the people but always to the advantage of large corporations, the wealthy upper class, and corrupt governments. Klein shows how conservative icon, Milton…

Modesto Priest Calls on Obama Voters to Confess

This story has hopefully drawn the attention of the IRS and the Treasury Department.  A Modesto priest has called on parishioners who voted for President-elect Barack Obama to confess to a mortal sin since Obama supports a woman’s right to choose.  So a vote for Obama is a vote for sin. The Rev. Joseph Illo…