July 4th, 2021

Linkage.

DONALD TRUMP ADDRESSES RALLY IN SARASOTA, FLORIDA.
https://rumble.com/vjcgm1-live-president-donald-j-trump-in-sarasota-fl.html
Video begins with remarks by Don Jr. Speech by Trump starts at 26:00.

BREITBART: ARMED SUSPECTS ARRESTED AFTER MASSACHUSETTS STANDOFF.
https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2021/07/03/11-armed-suspects-arrested-following-9-hour-standoff-on-mass-highway/
'Massachusetts State Police arrested 11 people on Saturday who allegedly claimed to be members of a group known as the “Rise of the Moors.” The arrests followed an hours-long standoff with the armed members on Interstate 95 near Wakefield, Massachusetts, after suspects reportedly said they don’t “recognize our laws.” ...'

JONATHAN SPYER: IRAN DIGS DEEPER IN SYRIA.
https://jonathanspyer.com/2021/07/03/iran-digs-deep-in-hollowed-out-syria/
'The current direction of events points to the prospect of a kind of ‘Lebanonization’ or ‘Iraqification’ (if that is a word) of Syria. That is, the emergence of a situation in which a weak government in name only exists and is accepted internationally. Beneath this flimsy structure, a powerful, independent Iranian political-military capacity will have freedom of action, control significant territory, and be able to use the nominal central government as a useful cloak for its activities. ...'

SARAH HOYT: READ IT AND BE BRAVE.
https://accordingtohoyt.com/2021/07/03/read-it-and-be-brave/
'It is our duty, our obligation and our very great privilege to make sure that in the next decade, in the next century, in the next millennium, on Earth or in the far flung stars the words carry on, liberty carries on, and tyrants are powerless against them. ..'

COBB: ON MAGIC, RELIGION, TECHNOLOGY, AND SCIENCE
https://mdcbowen.substack.com/p/the-axis-of-magic
'This is the difference then between a proper religion and a religion as a front for ideology. A proper religion must account for the huge gap between God and man. Faith is thus transformed into an infinite stream of questions some answered by previous theology, some ever emergent or mysterious and unreachable. If a religion becomes mechanistic and loses the emergent properties requiring human creativity in a dynamic engagement with life then it is reduced to nothing more than a creed, a clubhouse, a tribe whose rituals are empty of spirit. When people notice this, they may blame God, the church, the clergy or themselves. Either way their heart is not in it. The discipline becomes hollow. So it is entirely reasonable for them to search elsewhere for the spirituality, the awakening, the fulfillment that is missing when the target of faith doesn’t move. ...'