First: a note on the terms Deity vs spirit. What the exact line between the two lies is a debate between different religious traditions. A strictly Monotheistic faith like Islam believes in a number of spiritual beings but only accord the title of God to who they believe is the Highest Being. Meanwhile, Sanatana DharmaFortsätt läsa ”One-on-one with the One: my experience of spiritual marriage”
Found at the Gothenburg Museum of World Culture
Currently listening too
It’s a cold, cold winter
We’ve had a crazy amount of snow in the past week, which is odd. This time of year is usually marked by the beginning of spring but we’re now having more snow that we’ve had all winter. It’s also pretty cold, with – 14 C° (6.8 F°) just the other day. When spring nears, itFortsätt läsa ”It’s a cold, cold winter”
Book tip: Peter Darling by Austin Chant
A day of shame for Sweden
A few days ago, I wrote a post about a twelve-year-old girl Swedish authorities had decided to deport to Pakistan despite the fact she was born and had lived her entire life here. Today, the order was carried out and Duaa and her mother were deported. Despite protests and a petition that gathered over 30.000Fortsätt läsa ”A day of shame for Sweden”
A correction about the first trans person to win a Grammy Award.
In a post about the recent Grammy Awards, I had written that Kim Petras was the first trans artist to win one. While Petras is the first openly trans artist to win, there was another trans artist before her: legendary electronic music composer Wendy Carlos. You’ve likely heard at least one of her compositions, sinceFortsätt läsa ”A correction about the first trans person to win a Grammy Award.”
Swedish authorities are okay with causing child abuse – as long as it doesn’t happen on Swedish soil
Twelve-year-old Duaa was born in Sweden and has lived her whole life in the city of Gällivare. Her mother came here from Pakistan to flee from forced marriage, but Duaa has never been to her mother’s homeland and doesn’t know the language. Yet, Swedish authorities have decided to deport her to Pakistan. The flight isFortsätt läsa ”Swedish authorities are okay with causing child abuse – as long as it doesn’t happen on Swedish soil”
Another proof that ”cancel culture” does not exist.
Conservatives will have you believe that saying things that are offensive to minorities will have you ”cancelled”, that social justice activists will drive you from your home and get you fired from your job. They want you to live in fear that trans people are everywhere ready to ruin your life if you so muchFortsätt läsa ”Another proof that ”cancel culture” does not exist.”