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On the Escalating Rage of the Far Left: When Reason Fails–Two Responses to Political Abuse from Relationship Abuse

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila I am going to draw an analogy between how targets of abusers in relationships survive the abuse and how similar strategies can help targets of political abusers–i.e., individuals and groups I would define as those on the … Continue reading

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For the Class of 1968 Graduation Was Not an Ordinary Rite of Passage–Reflections on Our SFHS Fifty-Year Reunion

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila A few weeks ago I attended my Five Zero high school reunion. (For some reason it’s not as, ah, “impacting,” to spell out the numbers versus seeing 5 and 0 right next to each other.) My classmates … Continue reading

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On Discerning the Difference Between Religious Phenomena from Upgraded Old Catholic “Mystical Experiences” and Truth

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila I am astonished that you are so quickly deserting the one who called you to live in the grace of Christ and are turning to a different gospel— 7 which is really no gospel at all. Evidently some people are … Continue reading

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Mind Control, Part 2: “History and Applications” (article, quotes, comments)

My Introduction: What follows is an extensive and detailed article on the history and applications of mind control. I have copied the article’s own introductory quotes as my own (shocking) lead-in to the entire article itself, which is linked here, … Continue reading

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Mind Control, Part 1: On REAL “Russian Interference”–A 1983 Explanation by Former KGB Operative Yuri Bezmenov Citing Sun-tzu Strategies

I had a conversation recently with someone I had not seen in many years. We briefly discussed politics, the rage of the far left, in particular. She made a comment about “disliking the propaganda” in a way that made me … Continue reading

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“First, They Came for…*” On the Perilous State of Freedom of Speech in the United States 8/7/18

Share at will. UPDATE 8/9/18: I have just re-inserted the video clip referenced in the caption below, which appeared yesterday all day after I posted it. It was gone this morning. However, there has been enough news out on innumerable … Continue reading

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On Making–Aiding and Abetting–“Snowflakes”

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Snowflake: “A term for someone that thinks they are unique and special, but really are not. It gained popularity after the movie ‘Fight Club’ from the quote ‘You are not special. You’re not a beautiful and unique … Continue reading

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