Monday May 20, 2013
Today in 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act, taking 250 million acres of land in the West and selling to any citizen or intended citizen, 160 acres - one quarter square mile - of surveyed government land.
…The Queen turned crimson with fury, and, after glaring at her for a moment like a wild beast, began screaming, “Off with her head! Off with–” — , Alice in Wonderland
“Nonsense!” said Alice, very loudly and decidedly, and the Queen was silent.
GonzoTimes.com | Many in our society define their existence by the accomplishments of marriage, children and the accumulation of possessions. Society itself often stigmatizes those who do not marry. Women take the brunt of this; the ‘old cat lady’ is one of many stereotypes with regard to this. Men also suffer discrimination by being placed in categories that single them out as incapable of obtaining sexual conquests or being somehow inadequate unless one is unmarried and sexually active, in which case a man is praised and a woman is a ‘whore’. One’s worth is often rolled up with the institution of marriage and our sexual relationships.... - [More]Posted: June 22, 2011 in Articles
C4SS.org | A license is defined as “the permission by competent authority to do an act which without such permission, would be illegal.” By obtaining a marriage license, a couple is begging for permission of the state to marry, which places both love and the church under the authority of government. While the state often condemns polygamists, it requires couples to marry a de facto third spouse — the government itself.... - [More]Posted: August 27, 2010 in Articles