ANTHONY L. HALL takes aim at the global events of 2013 with a unique and refreshing perspective. Here are some of the topics he addresses: Public outrage over NSA spying aThereas no rationalizing their outrage over the NSA monitoring their promiscuous and indiscriminate footprints (online and via telephone). For, evidently, these nincompoops think itas okay for Google, Amazon, Yahoo, Facebook, and others to spy on them to sell them stuff, but not okay for the NSA to do so to keep them safe.a National praise NBA player Jason Collins got for coming out aHis courageous stand is somewhat undermined by the fact that he waited to take it on his way out of the league.a Women whoad rather pose nude than be caught without makeup aWho wouldave thought the liberation inherent in the sexual revolution and feminist movement would devolve into a self-abnegating farce where women themselves consider it a abrave decisiona to go out in public without makeup?a Mediterranean Sea becoming a graveyard for Africans migrants aI just hope the damning irony is not lost on any proud African that, 50 years after decolonization, hundreds of Africans (men, women, and children) are risking their lives, practically every day, to subjugate themselves to the paternal mercies of their former colonial masters in Europe.a Pope rebuking church for neglecting poor aNothing indicates how far mainstream Christians have backslidden quite like the popeas good old-fashioned religion being hailed as revolutionary.a World paying tribute to Nelson Mandela aAs you see the most powerful people in the world falling all over themselves to sing Mandelaas praises in the coming days, bear in mind that the people Mandela himself loved and admired most (outside of family members) are old comradesamost of whom you will never see on TV or social media.a... am far more impressed with music stars like Adele and BeyoncAc than those like Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj: Lady Gaga ... (a2011 MTV Music Video Awards, a The iPINIONS Journal, August 30, 2011) As you can imagine, I got a lot of flak fromanbsp;...
|Title||:||The iPINIONS Journal|
|Author||:||Anthony Livingston Hall|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2014-03-04|