“Belshazzar’s feast, or the story of the writing on the wall (chapter 5 in the Book of Daniel) tells how Belshazzar holds a great feast and drinks from the vessels that had been looted in the destruction of the First Temple. A hand appears and writes on the wall. The terrified Belshazzar calls for his…

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Editor’s Note: As you know, Liberal Resistance is open to the expression of all points of view, so long as they are responsible and progressive. The following article was written Jay Chambers, who is a responsible gun owner who opposes what he calls “gun lunatics.” Here, he looks at how the tension with Iran may…

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Trump and his enablers want a wall to protect us. What they don’t understand is that walls mark the ends, not the beginnings of great nations.

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Truly scary article form Wired. Increasingly, the financial system just assumes you’re bankrupt. The Future of Banking Is … You’re Broke Our present financial ruin is being turned into a business model.

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I’ve seen a number of articles recently about companies and individuals who are trying to produce food using “microbial protein.” That’s a protein that is produced not by animals (or, at least, not large animals, like cows and such) but rather from single celled organisms, like yeast, certain fungi, algae, and even bacteria. (If you’re…

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Something for the quiet contemplation of those in Hong Kong, Russia, China…and, maybe, the United States.   “Biologically inspired” A.I can beat the world’s strictest internet censorship – Geneva stands for “Genetic Evasion.” This AI uses a kind of machine learning to automatically detect bugs and gaps in a country’s censorship system so the user…

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Editor’s Note: This piece by J.D. Munch first appeared here on February 17, 2017. We re-run it now to remind people that while Trump has been weakened, he is still very dangerous and might well try something like this. – by J.D. Munch Early in the Republican primary campaigns, Donald Trump felt like a historical…

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Interesting article in the Washington Post the other day, Blumenthal calls Bolton book manuscript ‘a thunderbolt’ by Mike DeBonis. It seems that Senator Richard Blumenthal (a Democrat from Connecticut) has seen a report of what’s in John Bolton’s upcoming book. He claims that tit will shake the Trump presidency right down to it foundations. The…

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It might have been a slow news week, what with the President of the United States having been impeached for only the third time in history. Because never mind that – the whole internet is apparently losing its shit over Joe Rogan supporting Bernie Sanders. Really, this is a comment on how ludicrously crooked the…

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This boy is more of a man than all the Republicans in Congress. Iraqi highschooler’s reasons for protesting from r/gifs  

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