Read “With Liberty & Justice for Some: The Bible, the Constitution, and Racism in America” by Susan K. Williams Smith

@JaniceOCG @AtwoodSociety Cut straight to the truth in #WithLiberty&JusticeForSome by @cassady2euca & @JudsonPress. Rev. Dr. Susan K. Williams Smith is live, Thurs., Jan. 20 at 8 pm ET, w/ “If America Fails?” on TWN, for our chat on @HandmaidsOnHulu, cults, cultures, religion & modern practices.

On Love and Lynching: Rev. Dr. Susan K. Williams Smith Blogs at “Candid Observations”

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG For dose of truth, see @cassady2euca blog Candid Observations. Rev. Dr. Susan K. Williams Smith is live, Thurs., Jan. 20 at 8 pm ET, w/ “If America Fails?” on TWN, for our chat on cults, cultures & religion in @HandmaidsOnHulu & modern practices.

Proud Boys and the American Justice System: Clear and Present Dangers

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG The #KyleRittenhouse acquittal reminds us of the dangers posed by both the Proud Boys and the American justice system. See reflection by @richardsudan of @AlterNet. Join Thursdays, 8 pm ET, from 1/13/22, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

Accelerating the End of Capitalism and Radical Social Change

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG The intent & history of “accelerationism,” motivating some white men to kill as they seek to hasten social collapse, is explored in depth by @zackbeauchampzack for @vox.com. Join Thursdays, 8 pm ET, from 1/13/22, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

The Past Greets the Present: Melissa Harris-Perry and Her Mom Chat About Women’s Reproductive Rights

The past and present provide keys to maintaining freedoms, and shows like “The Handmaid’s Tale” offer a window to the realities of human cruelty. We must challenge ourselves to keep our eyes open, even when we’d rather look away.

“Supreme Court allows Texas’ 6-week abortion ban to take effect,” by Alice Miranda Ollstein

Even when we are exhausted, “the struggles continues.” We must find the strength and energy to protect ourselves from the Right-wing barrage of hits on our human and civil rights.

“What The Texas Abortion Ban Does — And What It Means For Other States,” by Sarah McCammon

Amy Coney Barrett on the SCOTUS, like the dystopian character Serena Joy Waterford in “The Handmaid’s Tale,” is positioned to exert great influence in the lives of ALL women (and others). What is her vision? Check out this article for a feel of what’s happening in America today: “What The Texas Abortion Ban Does — And What It Means For Other States,” by Sarah McCammon

“Texas Just Outlawed Abortion as We Knew It,” by Molly Jong-Fast

Attempts to control women’s bodies and lives reflect disturbing values, belief and culture. That’s one perspective! Look at what conservatives are up to now in “Texas Just Outlawed Abortion as We Knew It,” by Molly Jong-Fast.

“Texas’s near-total abortion ban takes effect after Supreme Court inaction,” by Andrew Chung and Gabriella Borter

“A Texas ban on abortions after six weeks of pregnancy took effect on Wednesday after the U.S. Supreme Court did not act on a request by abortion rights groups to block the law, which would prohibit the vast majority of abortions in the state…Abortion providers worked until almost the midnight deadline, when the court’s inactionContinue reading ““Texas’s near-total abortion ban takes effect after Supreme Court inaction,” by Andrew Chung and Gabriella Borter”

“Most extreme abortion law in US takes effect in Texas,” by Mary Tuma

State-by-state American rights are being restricted. Consider this news shared by The Guardian: “Most extreme abortion law in US takes effect in Texas,” by Mary Tuma.