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On the State of Political Rage, Part 13: the Power of the Headline–and the Headliners

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila In what seems to be a carefully orchestrated psychological operation one might call “rage against all things–any things–Trump” but not just to change or amend his administration by due process but to destroy it by destroying him, … Continue reading

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For What It’s Worth: An Updated Birth Certificate? Consider…If You Dare

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila For What It’s Worth Then–and Now For me, the 1967 tune “For What It’s Worth”* has always defined the nineteen sixties, when I came of age–and became aware of certain social and political realities in the United States, … Continue reading

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And Again: “I Am Not A Disgrace to Women Because I Don’t Support the Women’s March” by Vanny Byington

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila I posted this last year on the first occasion of the “Women’s March,” and it bears repeating because I still cannot think of a better way to put it.  Although I am glad to see that greater … Continue reading

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On the Danger of Black and White Thinking and Hypocrisy in the Current PC* Culture

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila I came across a talk by Professor  (emeritus–classics) Victor C. Hanson on the topic of the Left and equality, at least his view of it in the Left’s PC culture of today which, in my opinion, is … Continue reading

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On Words of Prophecy for 2018, Part 2: Focus, Fill, and Fight

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Introduction to series from PART 1. PART 2 “But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added to you”  (Matthew 6:33, Interlinear Bible). Short version  Focus on Jesus Christ; be filled … Continue reading

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Words of Prophecy for 2018, Part 1: “Bringing Prodigals Home”

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Introduction To This Series This is the first of four posts regarding certain words of encouragement, prophecy, preparation, and strategic operations for the Body of Christ for the coming year of 2018. Part 2 will feature three … Continue reading

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On Mrs. Brown, Rhubarb Pie, and (Christmas) Gifts-Revisited

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Mrs. Brown Mrs. Brown, one of the richest people in town, lived across the street from my family in Escanaba, Michigan, in the 1950s.

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