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Retta Fontana
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Retta Fontana is an atheist, anarchist, baker, potter and parenting teacher.  Children are her favorite people.

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Citizen Jesus
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Retta Fontana 2006-06-04 15:00
Exclusive to STR "Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves.' The administration of George W. Bush is purportedly based on Christian principles. It would seem logical then to assume that were Christ actually alive today, he would likely advance successfully in this administration, would it not? Would Jesus have made a good bureaucrat?
Confessions of a Former Statist
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Retta Fontana 2006-05-23 15:00
Exclusive to STR When I was young and in the process of forming my perception of the world, like most children, my exposure to ideas was limited. My parents, my teachers, my neighbor's opinions expressed through their children, and what little I may have heard on the news basically defined it. My parents were dyed-in-the-wool Democrats, my teachers were Catholic nuns, and my neighbors were...
Unplugging from the Matrix
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Retta Fontana 2006-03-21 16:00
Exclusive to STR In the early '80's my brother-in-law Kevin took an economics course at George Mason University . His professor, Dr. Walter E. Williams, informed the class that the US dollar was no longer backed by gold or anything else. Kevin didn't believe it, so his prof told him to go and find out for himself. He did. It was the 'blue pill' for Kevin, and Kansas went bye-bye.
Peace Recipe
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Retta Fontana 2007-03-11 16:00
Exclusive to STR March 12, 2007 On September 12 of 2001, my college instructor said she needed to take a moment to say how bad she felt about the previous day's terrorist attack. She asked if anyone else in the class had anything they needed to say about the US being attacked because of our wealth and freedoms. As usual, after 12 years in government schools, no one in class responded. They've...