The Settlement ProjectMay 11, 2023
The Path to Violence, and the Responsibility of the Citizen.
We are in a time of war. There are now two active, world-level wars cursing our planet, the Russia-Ukraine War, and the Israel-Hamas war. These are happening during a period in which the perennial symbol for the harmonization of international differences... Visit us at the Settlement Project here
Did I Just Say That Out Loud?
The Transition from Thought to Speech, and the Three Freedoms Required for Dignity.
Human beings have two parts to our makeup, our spiritual side and our physical side. There are a great many inclined to deny human spirituality because it is not easily measured by the tools by which material reality is measured and tested.
Sovereignty and Harmony by Dr. Frank Kaufmann
On Addiction by Frank Kaufmann
The problem with addictions is that they eventually erase the adequate functioning of conscience in the host bodies they inhabit and ultimately control. A clear marker in this descent to becoming subhuman is the juncture at which the sanctity of human life is rejected in favor of satiating the blinding demands of an addiction. Visit us at the Settlement Project here
Sovereignty in Times of Radical Uncertainty
The world we live in becomes increasingly unstable and insecure with the rapid development and misuse of technology. What can we rely on through these uncertain times?
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Masked Attacks on Free Speech
Robert Spitz Interview with David Hernandez on La Hispanic Republican Club Radio hour on AM 870 The Answer
On April 17th 2023 Mr. Robert Spitz Patron of The Settlement Project was the guest on the La Hispanic Republican Club Radio hour on "AM 870 The Answer". He was hosted by David Hernandez, Chairman of The Los Angeles Hispanic Republican Club and co-host Jeffi Girgenti—one of the Radios where the Truth always has been told and shared with others.
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President of The Settlement Project, Dr. Frank Kaufmann Interviewed by David Hernandez on La Hispanic Republican Club Radio hour on AM 8790 The Answer
This episode carries the radio interview between David Hernandez and Settlement Project president Frank Kaufmann, on Radio 870 The Answer. The invitation was originally designed to explain The Settlement Project Conference that had happened in Downey that same day. Some folks on the show, seemed to have different concerns in mind. Have a listen.
Comments on the April 4 Indictment of President Trump
The Voice of the Voiceless: Settlement Project President Speaks on Religious Freedom
Proud Days as an American
This podcast analyzes the recent, four days, fifteen vote process to elect Representative Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) as Speaker of the House for the 118th session of the United States Congress, despite initial opposition from Representative Matt Gaetz (R-Fla) and the Freedom Caucus of the Republican Party.
2022 and 2023: Thoughts from The Settlement Project
Scholars Interview Series with Dr. Gordon Anderson - A Manifesto for an Integral Society
In this interview, Dr. Gordon Anderson discusses his newly published work, "Integral Society, Social Institutions and Individual Sovereignty". Dr. Anderson explains the proper levels and spheres for social institutions such that they strengthen human sovereinty and freedom. Special empahsis is placed on economic freedom that has been blocked by corrupt relationships between centralized banks and exploitive governments.
Who Won The Midterms?
Settlement Project President Offers Brief Thoughts on the Future of the Metaverse
On September 15, 2022, Dr. Frank Kaufmann, President of the Settlement Project, offered brief thoughts on the future of the Metaverse at an online event sponsored by the Pew Research Center and Elon University. Dr. Kaufmann was one of six experts invited to speak at the Twitter Spaces audio program, “Hype, Hope or Hell?: The Metaverse in 2040”, hosted by Lee Rainie and Janna Anderson.
Interview with Tejinder Singh: Impressions About America
Tejinder Singh is a civil engineer and Senior Project Manager overseeing infrastructure projects in the UAE. We met while traveling together, and I enjoyed hearing how America looks and feels to a first-time visitor. Part of our conversation involved an interesting insight on America's second amendment rights
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Friends and Political Difference in Polarized Times
Misinformation, Disinformation: Who Should Check Our Facts?
This episode examines the US Constitution on Free Speech, The Department of Homeland Security's Disinformation Governance Board, tech platform "independent" fact checkers, and the rise of censorship.
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Russia-Ukraine and World War in the 21st Century
Comments to the Interfaith Prayer Service in Celebration of Women's History Month
This episode reflects related the social and political affirmation of human freedom and the God-given right to free speech, with the concept of "the Word," as found in various sacred Scripture
Transcript to follow soon
Ukraine, New Geography, New Global Organization
The Folly of "Fact Checking" and Dangerous Companies like NewsGuard
A new philosophy behind race, gender, even medical and environmentalist assault on human freedom
This episode explains developments since the fall of the Soviet Union, and the arising of a unifying philosophy to break down American life and culture
The Core Split Between Freedom and Fascism
This episode points out that a philosophical split lies at the basis of whether Americans can hope for greater freedom, or can expect ever-greater erosion of our God-give rights. Read the full transcript here.
Urgent Action to Rescue Afghanis from Taliban Genocide
What to do in times of extreme transition
Lies and Power
Settlement Project Interview with Marquis Van De Mark of Affirm America
Who is Running the United States of America?
Religion and False Flags, Beware of Anonymous groups
As integrated enemies of America work to destroy the Constitution and the God given rights of citizens, leaders (such as clergy) look for sources to awaken and educate our members. Some align with anonymous groups. Thi podcast beseeches the listener (especially clergy) to beware. Enemies of America coopt anonymous groups to plant false flags and then move to close down churches and synagogues.
Freedom to learn - Information, not propaganda
This episode reviews the rise of political and social tyranny in the US and free democracies, and points out subtle areas of indoctrination, such as Wikipedia, that contribute to repression by the progressive Left.
Biden's Press Conference, Big Tech Hearing , Parler Testimony
This podcast examines significant events of March 25, 2021. Biden continues to falter. Who is running the government?
Time Magazine article: The Secret History of the Shadow Campaign That Saved the 2020 Election
Interview with Doug Burton "Pentagon Criticized for Wrong Priorities Amid China Threat"
This episode examines the February 5 and February 26 Pentagon directives issued by Defense Secretary Austin which many see as a purity test or a witch hunt with dangers to US Military morale
Douglas Burton is an award-winning reporter living near Washington, D.C.
Doug put in years as an editor of magazines published by The Washington Times Corporation before heading to the Middle East as a special hire for the U.S. Department of State during the U.S. occupation of Iraq. Today he is respected as an investigative reporter on terrorism in Nigeria, the Iraq War and on Central Asia. His reportage has appeared in The Epoch Times, U.S. News and World Report, the Colorado Springs Gazette, The Washington Times, Washington Examiner and Washington Free Beacon. Currently, he is reporting on terrorism in Nigeria for The Epoch Times and America’s complex stew of political controversies for Chronicles, A Magazine of American Culture, published by the Charlemagne Institute. His most recent product is about politicization of the U.S. military:
March 4, 2021 Conspiracy Theory Battle Royale
This episode examines Congress leaving town Wednesday night March 3rd fearing a military assault on the Capitol planned for March 4. The overlords double down on fear infused designs for totalitarian suppression of dissent.
Identical observations, independent from the posting of this podcast can be heard from Glen Greenwald here.
Author Bill Gertz on China and his most recent work, Deceiving the Sky
Final thoughts on the second failed impeachment effort by House Democrats
This episode looks into what is incitement and what is insurrection.
(Please note that my numbers were off in this commentary in which I described 55 voting to convict, rather than 57. Thank you.)
To get a sense of the media to which I refer in the podcast, take a moment to watch this interview from President Trump's lawyer on CBSN, https://youtu.be/el4O9pSpX6U
Why the Impeachment? What's really going on?
This episode inquires into why Democrats (and 10 Republicans) would persist with an unconstitutional hearing based on lies and fabricated "evidence." Watch just one of many videos that decimate the deceit and malicious efforts of the house managers: https://youtu.be/2oi0uUoFTig
These Songs of Freedom
This episode looks at the beauty of law and respect for America's endless and wonderful flow of immigrants
Did President Trump incite an insurrection?
This episode of Settlement Podcasts looks at the accusation and recent impeachment based on the claim that President Trump incited an insurrection. In this podcast there is a reference to Senator Rand Paul's speech on the impeachment on the Senate floor. Watch that speech here:
January 20, 2021, Part 2
Taking the transition seriously. Four things for MAGA members to consider now
January 20, 2021 - Part 1
Taking the transition seriously. What is a Trump supporter
Comment and statement on events of January 6, 2021
In this podcast I offer 7 simple points of opinion related to events of January 6, 2021
December 29, 2020 - US Presidential Election Update and Review
This is a brief summary looking at the claims of Biden supporters, the sense of Trump supporters, and the history of how key US institutions have treated President Trump during the course of his presidency
Shared Social Virtues and Some Origins of Political Difference
This episode attempts to identify an early point of division in bases that underlie development of liberal political thought, and conservative political thought
Scientific and Medical Research Into Transgender Treatments for Children: Interview with Doctor Jonathan Wells
This interviews examines medical and scientific roots of transgenderism.
In this interview Dr. Wells discuses his research presented in his 7 part Transgenderism Series, published here. This series is clear, comprehensible, and important for our understanding of this sensitive and important issue.
Please be sure to access and read through this important and engaging series.
Truth, Communication, and the Social Contract
This episode introduces 3 things: 1. We need personal practices to strengthen our capacity to recognize the quality of information, and come from sources other than the information itself. 2. We need to build and support honest, journalistically rigorous media and communications platforms, and 3. I introduce 4 important categories for assessing information
Media Shifts in the 2020 Election
This episode looks briefly at major media shifts on election coverage in the US on November 23, 2020
Election Challenge and Media Developments, November 23, 2020
This episode touches on new challenges to the Trump reelection effort, and the gradual desertion of that effort by the slightly more responsible, and slightly more conservative news media outlets.