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Do Masks Matter?

From Social Science Space...  COVID Science and Politics – the Case of Face Masks A troubling turn in the public policy management of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the increasing tendency to justify interventions by assertions of scientific truth that bely the uncertainty of the evidence on which they are based. Nowhere, perhaps, is this...

Abortion-Tainted Vaccines & The “Classic Sidetrack”… The Fallacy of Moral Equivalence

Extracts below from the Tradidi Quod et Accepi blog... One of the favorite tactics used by many people, including those who are trained in moral theology, is the fallacy of moral equivalence, or attempting to convince their interlocutor that there is a close moral comparison between two evils...  This is what happened when we first...

Andrea Grillo: The (Lack of) Brains Behind…Who Inspired, If Not Wrote…Traditionis Custodes

Andrea Grillo (born 1961) is a professor of Sacramental Theology and Philosophy of Religion at the Pontifical Athenaeum of St. Anselm in Rome (Sant’Anselmo) and of Liturgy in Padua at the Abbey of Santa Giustina. With the promulgation of Pope Francis’s motu proprio of July 16th, 2021, Traditionis Custodes, he has become a more important figure in...

Sturgeon Plotting To Make “Temporary” Covid Powers Permanent: Just How Gullible ARE Scots?

The Scottish Government wants its emergency coronavirus powers to become permanent – including the ability to order schools to close, impose lockdowns and operate virtual courts. Ministers are considering changing the law to permanently allow them to release prisoners early or permit a wider range of healthcare professionals to give vaccinations. They are seeking the public’s...

Che Guevara – What’s The Attraction?

Che Guevara is the face that launched a billion T-shirts. Even now, more than fifty years after his death, he inspires would-be revolutionaries and social justice warriors. Why is his appeal so enduring? Guatemalan radio and TV host Gloria Alvarez explains. It is amazing to hear the facts, given the way so many young people...

Afghanistan: Will West Accept Terrorist Rule?

There are Catholics who reject the Church's teaching on Just War.  Only a few days ago, I met one who insisted that neither capital punishment nor war can ever be justified. In the above video clip Boris Johnson is clearly ready to co-operate with the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan. According to my friend, that...

USA: SSPX Refuse Letters of Religious Exemption for Conscientious Faithful Facing “No Jab, No Job”

The Church has always emphasised the importance of following our - fully informed - consciences in matters of grave morality. I was very surprised, then, to say  the least, to read the following information which arrived in an email from Athanasius (Martin Blackshaw): “I have concerns about a letter from Fr. Paul Robinson (SSPX) in response...

Arrest & Jail the Unvaccinated? Kidding, Right?

It is chilling to watch the number of people signing that (thankfully, fake) petition.  Such is the result of the successful brainwashing Covid campaign to instil fear across the western world.  People are genuinely terrified of this virus from which the majority of those infected recover. Notice the facts which the "canvasser" is slipping...

The Great Reset: A Conspiracy Theory or a Conspiracy Hiding In [Very] Plain Sight?

The Great Reset is upon us…or at least the powers that be are trying to bring it out. What was once a fringe “conspiracy theory” is now on display plain as day for everyone to see. The economic, political, academic, and media elites around the world are leveraging the chaos, confusion, and restrictions on liberty...