Police corruption and official misconduct

It’s part of the Democratic Party (or RINO = Republican In Name Only) political machine in any given city in America. “America,” I say, but we can definitely include Toronto on that score. 2 Toronto police officers charged with misconduct in Tess Richey homicide caseLatino, possibly? Cops were looking the other way. They use the […]

Are makeup and jewelry sinful?

As preached in some ultra-conservative churchs. They want to get little girls on board with adult cosmetics. New York (CNN Business) — Ulta Beauty is opening up mini cosmetics shops inside of Target stores starting next year to try to sell makeup and skincare to more shoppers. — CNN: Ulta is opening up mini shops inside Target […]

MH and vice

More on Psychology Today. For Women, Low Sexual Desire Comes in Two Forms: New research explores the types of women who experience low sexual desire. The practices of psychology and psychiatry are all about “healing” people by forcing regimens of diet, drugs, and / or therapy on them against their will. Someone has an agenda […]

Why is it wrong to cut hands off thieves?

Under the country’s strict Islamic penal code, theft “on the first occasion” is punishable by the amputation of up to four fingers. In most cases, however, prison sentences are handed down for theft instead — and the most severe punishments are generally only handed down to adults. — Iranian teens convicted of stealing reportedly will […]

The MH industry has run amok

Let’s take a look at a few articles posted recently at Psychology Today. Juvenile Court Clinic Evaluations: A palette of forensic psychology assessments Performing Court-Ordered Psychological Evaluations: Vital assessments are conducted by forensic psychology professionals in courts. What is Forensic Psychopathology? What you need to know about this specialized discipline. The word “forensic” means, literally, […]

Modern medicine and backsliding popes

Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, Burning for burning, wound for wound, stripe for stripe. And if a man smite the eye of his servant, or the eye of his maid, that it perish; he shall let him go free for his eye’s sake. And if he smite out […]

Labor unions & domestic violence

There’s a strange connection here between labor union activity and domestic violence. Berlin — Women began striking across Poland on Wednesday in response to a court ruling that imposed a near-total ban on abortions in the country. The ruling made it illegal to terminate a pregnancy in the case of severe fetal health defects. — CNBC: Women begin […]

“Persons of interest” to law enforcement

In other words, Jews to Nazi cops. Not quite suspects on their books, but never to be exonerated or have their rights restored. “Interest” or usury was historically forbidden to Christians and Muslims in Europe in the Middle Ages. Thus a “person of interest” was a JEW. Usury in the middle ages began with the […]