The ancient Uyghurs believed in many local deities. These practices gave rise to Shamanism and Tengrism. Uighurs also practiced aspects of Zoroastrianism. The strong dichotomy between good and evil was often represented symbolically by fire and darkness. The Uyghur had fire altars like those that existed in regions of Iran, and they were also useful in daily life as a constant source of fire. The exact date that the Uigur people adapted Manichaeismas a state religion has been contested by many academics
Despite years of warnings from the Federal Trade Commission, and other Federal, State, Local, and private “Watchdog Groups,” people continue to be victimized by unscrupulous people.
Many legislative bodies have passed untold numbers of laws giving “teeth” to efforts to protect the public to no avail.
Amerca is experiencing an organized effort by members of groups dedicated to ridding itself of Capitalism to protect the innocent from the corrupting influence of outlaws.
If you could read the minds of “Wild Animals”, we humans might understand the organizational structure, or lack thereof, that makes animals “Free.”
America is grappling with conflicting threats that defy prevailing solutions.
Solutions that under other circumstances might have been remedied by money or been delayed to another time are colliding and making situations intolerable.
America, the mightiest nation in the world is tasting a bitter-sweet fruit with the future uncertain. Continue reading “A philosophers take on Liberty”
“Ashkenaz” in Hebrew refers to Germany, and Ashkenazi Jews are those who originated in Eastern Europe. (Sephardic Jews, by contrast, are from the areas around the Mediterranean Sea, including Portugal, Spain, the Middle East, and Northern Africa.) Continue reading “Who says Morocco never persecuted its Jews?”