6 search results for "Industrial Revolution"

How the Industrial Revolution Made Life Harder

November 24, 2008
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How the Industrial Revolution Made Life Harder

We have written many times on the Industrial Revolution and what a drastic change it has made to our economic, cultural, and political landscape.  There are so many ramifications, that it is difficult to even identify them, let alone be able to understand their full impact on our lives.  It may be questioned if we are even able…

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Technology Verses Agrarianism

August 7, 2008
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Technology Verses Agrarianism

Whenever agrarianism is discussed, people want to point out the things they enjoy from the industrial revolution, such as air conditioning, automobiles, and medical advancements, without regard to the cost of these advancements. Advancements in technology and enhancements to our living conditions are indeed very nice. But everything has a cost and not all advantages…

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Ramblings out from under the cardboard boxes…

May 7, 2007
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To sum up my life lately….  I am not completely unpacked although I am functioning and I found my computer.   I have been consumed with our new endeavors of farm life and am loving every minute…almost…of it.    Soon, I will post some pictures and maybe give a virtual tour on life around here.  For now, I have…

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The Maker’s Diet

December 15, 2005
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I mentioned that I was reading a book called The Maker’s Diet. I am really enjoying it and highly recommend it. It is not just a “diet” book but a health nutrition book. If you are wanting to regain your health or loose weight, you can….but the whole foods, non processed, unrefined way of eating…

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Christianity Verses Marxism

October 10, 2008
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I’m curious as we look at the recent events in America, how many realize the foundational belief system these things are tied to?  When we discuss Palin and the feminist / egalitarian nature of the modern evangelical, do we realize that it is Marxist theology that most evangelicals are spouting when they defend their position?…

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Is Walmart Evil? – Part V The Fruit of True Capitalism

October 11, 2006
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The departure from true capitalism took place a long time ago. The effects of that departure were not as blatant then as they are now. It would be hard to consider Rockefeller hiring a sodomite consulting firm to help him through the “image crisis” he faced with Standard Oil in Texas. However, the root of…

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