Tag Archives: Oppression

Kåre J. “Waldo” Smith, Where Are You?

Open Post For a Man On the Run On February 2, 2018, I emailed a letter to the head of the cult in which I spent 15 years, some of the best years of my life. In the letter I … Continue reading

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Writings That Pissed Off Smith’s Friends 1992 – 1994

Over the years many people have quizzed me about what triggered the shunning and the attack on our family by Smith’s Friends that led to my expulsion from it and the breakup of our marriage. What did I do? I … Continue reading

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Please Follow Me On ReLOVEution NOW!

I’m very pleased to know that this blog, my second one ever, still has followers after all these years. Postings have been sparse for the last while, but now I’m getting some steam up once again. I’ve decided to concentrate … Continue reading

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Evil Bastard

I’m reading Jack Miles’s God: A Biography. His chapter on Job convinces me that: “The Lord” (Yahweh) of the Jews was a psychopath. “God” (elohim) referred to benevolent entities. The “Judeo-Christian” tradition is an amalgam of beliefs that Jesus expressly … Continue reading

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Lying

Just out on my other blog, but very relevant to Christians and faith, check it out! “Lying” on Millard’s Blog A few excerpts: When we feel powerless, lying gets really attractive. Lies are like mice. They can freak the problematic … Continue reading

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