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The 2nd American Revolution: Commentary

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Sharia Law is incompatible with American beliefs, & for that reason Islam should not be treated like other religions.  The American people have the right to rewrite the Constitution.

The people made the Constitution, and the people can unmake it. It is the creature of their own will, and lives only by their will.” John Marshall

“The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people, it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government – lest it come to dominate our lives and interests.”   Patrick Henry

When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God (it will become obvious from the Declaration of independence that Allah is not synonymous or compatible with the God of Reason worshipped to by the Deistic Founding Fathers) entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, (but all Ideologies, Philosophies, & Religions are not Islam is not JUST a religion it is also a totalitarian, dictatorial, Theocratic government based on the practices of a War Cult) that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness (Unless those rights are used to infringe on the rights of others). — That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, (Those that are currently American Citizens, this doesn’t mean that a sitting president can flood the borders with people who don’t think like those who are CURRENTLY AMERICAN CITIZENS) — That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends (I’m glaring at you Hussein Obama…), it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their Safety and Happiness (Ultimate authority lies with the American Citizens & we are not happy and we don’t feel safe!  Your job is to do our will, not to tell us how we are supposed to be, you are not our father, and you are not our judge, you  arrogant, narcissistic, P.O.S.). Prudence, indeed, will dictate that Governments long established should not be changed for light and transient causes (like executive actions based on the self appointed Moral Authority of a Secret Muslim who hates America & Capitalism); and accordingly all experience hath shewn that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed. But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same Object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism, it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new Guards for their future security. — Such has been the patient sufferance of these Colonies; and such is now the necessity which constrains them to alter their former Systems of Government. The history of the present King of Great Britain is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations, all having in direct object the establishment of an absolute Tyranny over these States. To prove this, let Facts be submitted to a candid world.

He has refused his Assent to Laws, the most wholesome and necessary for the public good. (Vetoing laws congress passes that allow you to cross borders in your pursuit of ISIS, excessive use of Veto power, & Executive Action, writing laws & passing them yourself, violating the separation of powers that protect us from tyranny.)

He has forbidden his Governors to pass Laws of immediate and pressing importance, unless suspended in their operation till his Assent should be obtained; and when so suspended, he has utterly neglected to attend to them. (Your illegal use of Sanctuary Cities and placing Syrian Immigrants in the states without notifying the states until popular opinion demanded it of you.  Your Preaching to the American people while they continuously voice their concern and disagreement while you force your Authority upon us.)

He has refused to pass other Laws for the accommodation of large districts of people, unless those people would relinquish the right of Representation in the Legislature, a right inestimable to them and formidable to tyrants only. (But that is exactly what you have done with the Congress isn’t it?  You asked them for the right to make agreements with Muslim countries, and Terrorist organizations in private without the knowledge of the Congress or the need for their approval.  That Liberty Tree is getting hungry, I can hear it, it’s all, FEED ME SEYMORE!!!  3:}))

He has called together legislative bodies at places unusual, uncomfortable, and distant from the depository of their Public Records, for the sole purpose of fatiguing them into compliance with his measures.

He has dissolved Representative Houses repeatedly, for opposing with manly firmness his invasions on the rights of the people. (You know you did it, you just reworded it so it sounded pleasant and threatened people that if they told anybody there would be consequences, didn’t you?)

He has refused for a long time, after such dissolutions, to cause others to be elected, whereby the Legislative Powers, incapable of Annihilation, have returned to the People at large for their exercise; the State remaining in the mean time exposed to all the dangers of invasion from without, and convulsions within. (But, Hussein, did you not foment convulsions through the agency of the freemasons, and your Illuminati buddies in the Music Industry?  Through, rabble rousers such as Al Sharpton who you had under your thumb on account of you have an agreement with him that if he does your bidding you will pay off his back taxes?  I know that you also have Louis Farrakhan and the NOI invading the once proud Freemason Society and that once they gained a foothold they brought in the Muslim Brotherhood.  I know that you have Muslim Brotherhood spies in our espionage units and Intelligence Agencies.  I know that right now there are mosques in this country that are preaching Jihad, and stockpiling weapons for your “Night of the Long Knives” as it were.  You know and I know that the Syrian Immigration is actually a Hijra.  You never really stopped being a Community Organizer did you?  You are participating with if not responsible for the manufactured offense not only of the BLM movement but the mock outrage on the College Campuses.)

He has endeavoured to prevent the population of these States; for that purpose obstructing the Laws for Naturalization of Foreigners; refusing to pass others to encourage their migrations hither, and raising the conditions of new Appropriations of Lands. (You have left Christians, Yazidis, and Kurds to be the victims of genocide, rape, and slavery while you gave Muslims preference over any other group or nationality as refugees and immigrants to the United States in order to permanently alter the demographics and persuasion of the united states.)

He has obstructed the Administration of Justice by refusing his Assent to Laws for establishing Judiciary Powers.

He has made Judges dependent on his Will alone for the tenure of their offices, and the amount and payment of their salaries.

He has erected a multitude of New Offices, and sent hither swarms of Officers to harass our people and eat out their substance. (You used the Department of Justice and CAIR to rob the state courts of money through vexatious litigations a common tactic of Muslims as they slowly crush the will of Western Civilizations in order to bankrupt the state and institute Sharia Law.)

He has kept among us, in times of peace, Standing Armies without the Consent of our legislatures. (Didn’t your little puppet Al Sharpton ask you to bring in the Military into New York and usurp the authority of the State Police?  What more tricks do you have up your sleeve for us?  Didn’t you slander the state police as an “Occupying Force”?)

He has affected to render the Military independent of and superior to the Civil Power. (Well, not yet, you are just trying to make the Military less Christian, aren’t you, because they would have the morality to reject certain things they might be asked to do, isn’t that right?  Like killing their own people?  That is why you want to give preference to Non-Christians in the Armed Forces, Huh?  Do you have some elite United Nations Forces stashed somewhere?)

He has combined with others to subject us to a jurisdiction foreign to our constitution, and unacknowledged by our laws; giving his Assent to their Acts of pretended Legislation:

For quartering large bodies of armed troops among us:

For protecting them, by a mock Trial from punishment for any Murders which they should commit on the Inhabitants of these States: (Now this is interesting because of that Bowe Bergdahl thing, you have the trial dragging ass so that people won’t find out he was a Muslim sympathizing deserter.  Do you like him because he is guilty of treason like yourself?  If you have your way and you get your sharia tribunals then violent Muslim criminals will be shown leniency because of their creepy religion.  You have essentially already done this by allowing Mexican criminals to return over and over again to terrorize United States Citizens.  Maybe we just can’t understand, maybe we are too stupid, or maybe you are a nutless coward.)

For cutting off our Trade with all parts of the world:

For imposing Taxes on us without our Consent: (What was it you said?  Obamacare wasn’t a tax?  Stupidity of the American voter?  Something like that?)

For depriving us in many cases, of the benefit of Trial by Jury:

For transporting us beyond Seas to be tried for pretended offences:

For abolishing the free System of English Laws in a neighbouring Province, establishing therein an Arbitrary government, and enlarging its Boundaries so as to render it at once an example and fit instrument for introducing the same absolute rule into these Colonies

For taking away our Charters, abolishing our most valuable Laws and altering fundamentally the Forms of our Governments: (yep, that was your slogan right?  Change we can believe in?  or some such horse shit?)

For suspending our own Legislatures, and declaring themselves invested with power to legislate for us in all cases whatsoever.

He has abdicated Government here, by declaring us out of his Protection and waging War against us.

He has plundered our seas, ravaged our coasts, burnt our towns, and destroyed the lives of our people. (That is exactly what BLM did.  But you were interested in destroying the means of Capitalism and we both know you haven’t created the jobs you said you were going to create.  The jobs that were created are for much less.  You have prevented us from finding gainful employment.)

He is at this time transporting large Armies of foreign Mercenaries to compleat the works of death, desolation, and tyranny, already begun with circumstances of Cruelty & Perfidy scarcely paralleled in the most barbarous ages, and totally unworthy the Head of a civilized nation. (Either you are responsible for ISIS because you are complicit with them or because of your negligence & cowardice, you must have known of the relationship between them and Turkey and yet you did nothing.  You didn’t attack their oil, many of the weapons they have now are because of you supporting the resistance of Assad in Syria.  Now you are trying to invite them into our country.)

He has constrained our fellow Citizens taken Captive on the high Seas to bear Arms against their Country, to become the executioners of their friends and Brethren, or to fall themselves by their Hands. (Our friends no longer fear us and you have emboldened our enemies.  Your stupid, feckless administration leaked intel on Israel’s nuclear weapons while you abandoned them and helped Iran get nuclear weapons while they shouted “Death to America” and are currently thumbing their noses at you by breaking your weak and puny agreement.)

He has excited domestic insurrections amongst us, and has endeavoured to bring on the inhabitants of our frontiers, the merciless Indian Savages whose known rule of warfare, is an undistinguished destruction of all ages, sexes and conditions.

In every stage of these Oppressions We have Petitioned for Redress in the most humble terms: Our repeated Petitions have been answered only by repeated injury. A Prince, whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free people.

Nor have We been wanting in attentions to our British brethren. We have warned them from time to time of attempts by their legislature to extend an unwarrantable jurisdiction over us. We have reminded them of the circumstances of our emigration and settlement here. We have appealed to their native justice and magnanimity, and we have conjured them by the ties of our common kindred to disavow these usurpations, which would inevitably interrupt our connections and correspondence. They too have been deaf to the voice of justice and of consanguinity. We must, therefore, acquiesce in the necessity, which denounces our Separation, and hold them, as we hold the rest of mankind, Enemies in War, in Peace Friends.

We, therefore, the Representatives of the united States of America, in General Congress, Assembled, appealing to the Supreme Judge of the world for the rectitude of our intentions, do, in the Name, and by Authority of the good People of these Colonies, solemnly publish and declare, That these united Colonies are, and of Right ought to be Free and Independent States, that they are Absolved from all Allegiance to the British Crown, and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain, is and ought to be totally dissolved; and that as Free and Independent States, they have full Power to levy War, conclude Peace, contract Alliances, establish Commerce, and to do all other Acts and Things which Independent States may of right do. — And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes, and our sacred Honor.

Nazis were NOT Christian!

Adolf Obama

QUOTATIONS ON ISLAM BY ADOLF HITLER

You see, it’s been our misfortune to have the wrong religion. Why didn’t we have the religion of the Japanese, who regard sacrifice for the Fatherland as the highest good? The Mohammedan religion [Islam] too would have been more compatible to us than Christianity. Why did it have to be Christianity with its meekness and flabbiness?

I can imagine people being enthusiastic about the paradise of Mohammed, but as for the insipid paradise of the Christians! In your lifetime, you used to hear the music of Richard Wagner. After your death, it will be nothing but hallelujahs, the waving of palms, children of an age for the feeding bottle, and hoary old men. The man of the isles pays homage to the forces of nature. But Christianity is an invention of sick brains: one could imagine nothing more senseless, nor any more indecent way of turning the idea of the Godhead into a mockery. A n***** with his taboos is crushingly superior to the human being who seriously believes in transubstantiation.

Had Charles Martel not been victorious at Poitiers -already, you see, the world had already fallen into the hands of the Jews, so gutless a thing Christianity! -then we should in all probability have been converted to Mohammedanism [Islam], that cult which glorifies the heroism and which opens up the seventh Heaven to the bold warrior alone. Then the Germanic races would have conquered the world. Christianity alone prevented them from doing so.

The best thing is to let Christianity die a natural death. A slow death has something comforting about it. The dogma of Christianity gets worn away before the advances of science… The instructions of a hygienic nature that most religions gave, contributed to the foundation of organized communities. The precepts ordering people to wash, to avoid certain drinks, to fast at appointed dates, to take exercise, to rise with the sun, to climb to the top of the minaret — all these were obligations invented by intelligent people. The exhortation to fight courageously is also self-explanatory. Observe, by the way, that, as a corollary, the Moslem was promised a paradise peopled with sensual girls, where wine flowed in streams — a real earthly paradise. The Christians, on the other hand, declare themselves satisfied if after their death they are allowed to sing hallelujahs! …Christianity, of course, has reached the peak of absurdity in this respect. And that’s why one day its structure will collapse. Science has already impregnated humanity. Consequently, the more Christianity clings to its dogmas, the quicker it will decline.!

Rabbi Ba’al Shivah: The Origins of Islam, the Non Abrahamic Religion

Islam is not Abrahamic

Islam started 1,400 years ago approximately.  A close examination of their history and their beliefs reveals that the religion is based on a lie and promotes and protects itself with lies, this is known even to the most astute scholars of Islam.  It even says so in their “Holy” scriptures.

CAIR Omar Ahmad, Nihad Awad

http://www.wikiislam.net/wiki/Allah_the_Best_Deceiver#Qur.27an_3:54

Mohammed in his Brilliant Charles Manson-esque insanity, took the mantle of an Abrahamic religion and Hi-jacked the judeo-christian religion.  He did this to conceal his people to blend in as was their custom.  The Roman Roads allowed the rapid spread of Christianity but they also attracted Highwaymen, Revolutionaries, and Zealots.

Sicarii (Latin plural of Sicarius “dagger-men”, in Modern Hebrew rendered siqariqim סיקריקים) is a term applied, in the decades immediately preceding thedestruction of Jerusalem in 70 CE, to an extremist splinter group[1] of the Jewish Zealots, who attempted to expel the Romans and their partisans from the Roman province of Judea.[2] The Sicarii carried sicae, or small daggers, concealed in their cloaks, hence their name.[3] At public gatherings, they pulled out these daggers to attack Romans or Roman sympathizers, blending into the crowd after the deed to escape detection.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sicarii

While early Christian Saints were peaceful and non violent being persecuted by Romans, to be Martyred means to die while trying to kill as many others as possible.  Islam claims that Jesus was a prophet of Allah but then tells it’s people to Crucify Christians, which they do, I could post examples but I will spare you the gory details.

Quran (5:33) – “The punishment of those who wage war against Allah and His messenger and strive to make mischief in the land is only this, that they should be murdered or crucified or their hands and their feet should be cut off on opposite sides or they should be imprisoned; this shall be as a disgrace for them in this world, and in the hereafter they shall have a grievous chastisement”

Furthermore, Allah is not Jehovah:

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TWISTING THE SCRIPTURES

If you observe the way the twist they twist the scriptures it becomes obvious that they are aware of the disparity and their own origins.  First of all, they taking the Judeo-Christian Scriptures as their own, claim Adam was the first Muslim.  But then they twist the story of Cain and Abel making Cain the Protagonist and the victim of Abel’s psychic powers who after receiving god’s blessing thought that he would kill Cain, and Cain being psychic as he apparently was knew.  But that isn’t the end, he also forced Cain with his obvious Mind Control to kill himself, and Cain was very distraught, but Allah forgave him and Cain was eventually able to forgive himself.

Secondly, Abraham didn’t attempt to sacrifice Isaac, but Ishmael, and Muslims are the descendants of Ishmael, how convenient.

On the day of feasting during which Abraham celebrated the weaning of Isaac, Ishmael was “mocking” or “playing with” Isaac (the Hebrew word is ambiguous[5])[1] and Sarah asked Abraham to expel Ishmael and his mother, saying: “Get rid of that slave woman and her son, for that slave woman’s son will never share in the inheritance with my son Isaac.”[4][6] This proposition was grievous in Abraham’s sight because of his son and the bondwoman, Hagar. Abraham only agreed when God told him that “for in Isaac your seed shall be called”, and that He would “make a nation of the son of the bondwoman” Ishmael, since he was a descendant of Abraham. (Genesis 21:11–13)  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ishmael

It is important to note that according to Moses Maimonides, Ishmael did not share in the blessing of Isaac, and he was nothing special.  His blessing was to have a large nation, which means a large amount of ungifted, unspectacular people.  In Gematria, the word “exceedingly” has the exact same numerical value as Mohammed.  Ishmael was only blessed in numbers nothing else, this is an important distinction.

Also of note is that Muslims are very distraught at the fact that while the Christ is prophesied in the bible Mohammed is not, precisely because the coming of Mohammed was a none event.

SO HOW DID ALL OF THIS HAPPEN?

Well, I believe, in my humble opinion, that when Mohammed was born the Christian religion had been embraced by Rome and the evil and violent Ishmaelite order of Assassins was being exposed and routed.  Their HAMAS like tactics of moving where there was a better quality of life and trying to avail themselves of the good things in life while at the same time not embracing those values and trying to force their Sharia Law down everybody else’s throats was failing.  Mohammed, realized what was going on, the tide was turning against the fastest growing population of the stupidest and most violent people on earth.  So, he created the lie that is Islam to protect his evil brethren.  It cemented a type of equality between things that weren’t equal.  Just as one group of people that wants to kill all of the Jews is not equal to the Jews wanting to stay alive and worship their god Jehovah.

With their massive inferiority complex, victim complex, and a closeted superiority complex, these people, descendants of Cain and Ishmael, have always wanted and always will want to subjugate or decimate God’s Children.  They feel entitled because of their poverty and desolation, which they create wherever their feet land (daesh).  Wherever their people go, if their isn’t already a desert, they turn everything into a desert.

“France’s Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said in a statement. “The Arabs call it ‘Daesh’ and I will be calling them the ‘Daesh cutthroats.'”

The name Daesh, according to France24, is a “loose acronym” for “Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant” (al-Dawla al-Islamiya al-Iraq al-Sham). The name is commonly used by enemies of ISIS, and it also has many negative undertones, as Daesh sounds similar to the Arabic words Daes (“one who crushes something underfoot”) and Dahes (“one who sows discord”).

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http://theweek.com/speedreads/index/268282/speedreads-france-says-the-name-isis-is-offensive-will-call-it-daesh-instead

ISLAM IS NOT ABRAHAMIC

“Rabbi Shim’on opened saying,”In the beginning God created (genesis 1:1).  This verse calls for contemplation, for anyone claiming that there is another god is extirpated from worlds, as is said: ‘Thus chall you say to them: The gods who did not make heaven and earth shall perish from earth and from under these heavens.'”

This quote from a Hebrew prayer: “God of Abraham, and of Isaac, and of Jacob, protect your beloved people Israel from all hurt, in your love. As the beloved holy Sabbath goes away, that the week, and the month, and the year, should come to us with perfect faith, with faith in the sages, with love and attachment to good friends, to attachment to the blessed Creator, with belief in your thirteen principles of faith, and in the ultimate redemption, may it be soon, and the Resurrection of the dead, and in the prophecy ofMoses, our teacher, may he rest in peace.” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/God_of_Abraham

I don’t think I need to point out that the god of Cain, Ishmael, and Mohammed, is not the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob…

Furthermore, it is known in Kabbalah and in the Zohar that “new innovations of Torah are the old way.”  What does this mean?  It means that the Abrahamic religion was meant to evolve and adapt itself to the times it was not mean to be dogmatic and stagnant.  The Abrahamic Law Code was created when the Jews were separating their identity from the evil and violent Persio-Babylonian mentality, and unfortunately they had to adopt some of the war tactics that were being used at the time in order to succeed and survive. But as time went on and things got better this Torah was supposed to evolve into a more enlightened and peaceful and loving interpretation.  If you examine the tactics of such terrorist organizations as HAMAS and ISIS what you realize is that they are completely unnecessary and out of date.  They don’t go back to Abraham, they go back to before Abraham.  They are the embodiment of the mentality and ideology that the Judeo-Christian identity was trying to escape.

In conclusion, Islam is not a religion of peace, and it is not an Abrahamic religion…

ISLAMOREALISM! Allah is the best Liar, according to Islam.

CAIR Omar Ahmad, Nihad Awad

Qur’an 3:54[edit]

Arabic: ومكروا ومكر الله والله خير الماكرين

Transliteration: Wamakaroo wamakara Allahu waAllahu khayru almakireena

Literal: And they cheated/deceived and God cheated/deceived, and God (is) the best (of) the cheaters/deceivers.[2]

Qur’an 7:99[edit]

Arabic: افامنوا مكر الله فلايامن مكر الله الا القوم الخاسرون

Transliteration: Afaaminoo makra Allahi fala ya/manu makra Allahi illa alqawmu alkhasiroona

Literal: Did they secure God’s scheme/deceit ? So no(one) trusts God’s scheme/deceit except the nation the losers.[3]

Quranism is a gateway to Salafi ism.

QURAN SALAFI

According to Kepel, Salafist jihadism combined “respect for the sacred texts in their most literal form, … with an absolute commitment to jihad, whose number-one target had to be America, perceived as the greatest enemy of the faith.”[4]

 but even more dangerous was theMuslim Brotherhood, who were believed by Salafi Jihadists to be excessively moderate and lacking in literal interpretation of holy texts.[4] Iyad El-Baghdadi describes Salafism as “deeply divided” into “mainstream (government-approved, or Islahi) Salafism”, and Jihadi Salafism.[3]

According to Mohammed M. Hafez, contemporary jihadi Salafism is characterized by “five features”:

  • immense emphasis on the concept of tawhid (unity of God);
  • God’s sovereignty (hakimiyyat Allah), which defines right and wrong, good and evil, and which supersedes human reasoning is applicable in all places on earth and at all times, and makes unnecessary and un-Islamic other ideologies such as liberalism or humanism;
  • the rejection of all innovation (Bid‘ah) to Islam;
  • the permissibility and necessity of takfir (the declaring of a Muslim to be outside the creed, so that they may face execution);
  • and on the centrality of jihad against infidel regimes.[5]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salafist_jihadism

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Al Franken Criticizes President Obama on his Handling of Isis.

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Al Franken is a multiple genius. I am not exaggerating.  So you know when this Democrat criticizes the President on his handling of Isis that it isn’t without good reason.  

“I was troubled by the President’s recent suggestion that the Administration has not yet developed a comprehensive strategy to address the growing threat of ISIL’s activities in Syria,” Franken writes. He adds, “We must act diligently and responsibly to prevent Americans from taking up arms with ISIL, or from reentering our country if they do.”

http://www.breitbart.com/InstaBlog/2014/09/03/Sen-Al-Franken-Criticizes-President-Obama-s-Lack-of-ISIS-Strategy

What is making Democrats and Republicans come together and agree with one another while at the same time disagreeing with the President?  Hell, even people like Tom Delay are starting to sound reasonable.  

“In defending America against radical Islamic terrorism, Barack Obama cannot be trusted,” DeLay said.

“Barack Obama was raised a Muslim, and he claims he is a Christian, and I can’t say for sure whether he’s a Christian or not, but he has shown over the last few years that he has great sympathies with Islam,” DeLay explained.

“You combine that with Obama’s political orientation that is far to the left,” he continued, “and you get a president who hates war, hates the military, and you have a formula for military inaction when it comes to combating radical Islamic terrorists like we are seeing in ISIS.”

http://eaglerising.com/8495/former-republican-boss-obama-paralyzed-muslim-sympathies/#5R04fR62tj6EdLGK.99

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Richard Dawkins the Data Assassin.

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Yesterday I posted a link to an article from richarddawkins.net about Sue Blackmore’s experience at Oxford and how she tried to get the students that came to her lecture to think of a new meme, all they did was think of meme’s that humiliated Christians, when she asked the students to contemplate meme’s that mocked Muslims and Islam 100 stood up and walked out and today I go to look at the same link and it has been data assassinated.  

Anyway, I strongly recommend everybody read this article. 

Now I look today and the article is back up. 

Introducing memes, I asked for volunteers to come up on the stage and invent a new meme. This same young man, called Moritz, was up in a flash, followed by four others. I asked him, at the word ‘go’, to make some simple movements and sounds. ‘One, two, three, Go,’ I said, and he waved one hand around in a circle, chanting ‘In the beginning was the word, and the word ….’. The others then imitated him and that was fun. Three obediently began reciting from the Bible but the fourth threw both arms in the air and declared ‘There’s a big old man in the sky’ and raised a huge laugh and cheer from (some of) the audience. This seemed an opportunity not to be missed so I asked the whole audience, at the word ‘go’, to imitate either of these two new memes, whereupon a great cry burst out of, ‘In the beg…’, ‘There’s an old man …’. Great, I said, we’ve now got two memes, you have just seen meme creation and selection at work.

I explained the idea of religions as memeplexes: they package up a set of doctrines, tell believers to learn them, to pass them on, to have faith and not doubt, and they ensure obedience with fearsome threats and ridiculous promises. This I illustrated with images of Christian heaven and hell. Then I read from the Koran “those that have faith and do good works, Allah will admit them to gardens watered by running streams … pearls and bracelets of gold.” “Garments of fire have been prepared for the unbelievers. They shall be lashed with rods of iron.” More walked out. By the time I arrived at a slide calling religions (Richard’s fault!) ‘Viruses of the mind’, the lecture hall was looking rather empty.

http://muckrack.com/link/ohFom/a-hundred-walked-out-of-my-lecture

https://www.facebook.com/RichardDawkinsFoundation/posts/10152568483890155