Monthly Archives: January 2014

Lughnasadh

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Lughnasa/Lammas: FEBRUARY 1ST/2ND Southern Hemisphere
August 1st Northern Hemisphere
Lammas is an ancient Celtic agricultural festival that celebrated the beginning of the harvest and is one of the Sabbats in traditional witchcraft. At this time the Irish Sun God, Lugh become human and the Celtic goddess Dana was venerated. Altars were decorated with fruit and candles were lit to encourage the magick of fertility.

Acknowledgement of the harvest deities at this time of year went beyond the Celtic world and universal myths connect with the same revering of nature. At this time the Egyptian Sun Goddess, Isis was born, the American Indians honored their Grandmother Corn and the ancient Romans celebrated Ceres, their harvest goddess.(Text by Australian Magick)

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Modern slavery: work for the dole

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Can they really be this stupid? YES THEY CAN!

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The Dole as we commonly refer to it here is the unemployment benefit, money the government grudging gives you when you have no work. In a socialist country like Australia this absorbs a significant proportion of the tax dollar (along with other welfare spending). But now Tony Abbott and his liberal government in association with their corporate masters have devise a scam whereby you must work to receive money for being unemployed.

Of course this is a massive cognitive back flip, you either have a job or you don’t.

This massive policy trapdoor allows all kinds of abuses and doesn’t reduce unemployment.

There is no incentive for employers to employ people who are unemployed, they would rather wait for the free government sponsored labor to be press ganged into service.

Employees at lower levels of wages or skills are likely to be displaced in favor to the ‘working for the…

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