John Rankin’s Public Videos

(JohnRankinYouTube.org)

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1] JohnRankin.us: Yes to Honest Politics

 

  • The Biblical Nature of the Level Playing Field: The Basis for Honest Politics. September 8, 2020. Click here (4:10).
  • Invitation to Join PrePartisan.org: The Non-Partisan; Bi-Partisan; and Post-Partisan; the Alternative of the Pre-Partisan as Rooted in the Six Pillars of Honest Politics. September 22, 2020. Click here (5:10).
  • The Vision of the Emancipation Party (.us): Simplicity, Trust and Transparency in Government; the Level Playing Field; Cutting the Reach of Government; the Six Pillars of Honest Politics. September 10, 2020. Click here (2:25).
  • Transparency in Law. Thirty Points of Simplicity and Transparency in the Proposed Rewrite of the Connecticut Constitution and General Laws. September 10, 2020. Click here (8:04).
  • Science and Politics: Questions Worth Asking. Allopathy versus Naturopathy; Pharmakon; Darwin; Virology and Immunology; Covid-19 and Questions of Quarantine; Social Distancing and Face Masks; Testimony of Full Naturopathic Healing from the Verge of Death; Quinine with Zinc Kills Covid-19; Human Sexuality and the Health of Man and Woman in Marriage; Global Warming, Computer Models and the Polluting Enterprise of Producing Electric Car Batteries, Solar Panels, Wind Turbines, versus Nuclear Power; The Dishonest Science of HIV/AIDS. September 10, 2020. Click here (19:16).
  • Questions for Ned (.com): Quinine and Political Power: Eight Questions for the Governor and State Legislature. September 22, 2020 (1:18). Click here.
  • Honesty in Race Relations. One Human Race; Abolitionist History; Mars Hill Forum with Jeremiah Wright; History of the Democratic Party. September 10, 2020. Click here (9:43).
  • Letters on American Slavery (1836): Rev. John Thomas Rankin. Excerpts on Original Thinking as John Rankin Writes to Dissuade One of His Brothers Back in Tennessee Who Bought a Slave; Published in the Castigator Abolitionist Newspaper in Cincinnati; Later in Book Form. September 10, 2020. Click here (12:38).
  • Man and Woman in Marriage: Necessary or Outdated. The Trajectory from Genesis 1-19: The Marriage of Man and Woman and Descent to Sodom & Gomorrah where Sexual Anarchy Produces Social Anarchy, Political Anarchy, and thus the Poor and Needy Get Trampled; the Nature of the Household Economy; Fatherhood and the Well-being of Children; Helpful Law. September 10, 2020. Click here (8:40).
  • What is Equal Justice for Women and Their Unborn? The Biology of Conception; The Driving Force of Male Chauvinism and/or Irresponsibility; What About Rape & Incest?; Ballot Question: “In Biological Terms, When Does an Individual Human Life Begin?; Ballot Question: “To What Extent is Human Abortion Driven by Male Irresponsibility?”; Amendment to the United States Constitution: “Equal Justice for Women and Their Unborn Children.” September 10, 2020. Click here (11:12).

2] TEI Online Classes: The Mission Field of Politics

 

  • Class 1: Introduction to Biblical Theology 101 and Political Theology 101; The Power of Assumptions; The Making of an Ex-Unitarian. August 19, 2020. Click here (14:18).
  • Class 2: Conversion; Creation, Sin and Redemption; Analogy to Equilibrium, Tension and Resolution in Classical Music; Defining Issues of God, Life, Choice & Sex. August 20, 2020. Click here (15:04).
  • Class 3: The Twelve Positive Assumptions of Genesis 1-2. September 1, 2020. Click here (19:22).
  • Class 4: The Six Pillars of Biblical Power; The Six Pillars of Honest Politics; The Wesleyan Quadrilateral of Scripture, Tradition, Reason and Experience; The Babylonian Genesis;The Trajectory of Genesis 1-3; 4-11; 12-19. September 3, 2020. Click here (18:34).

 

3] Brief Stories from the Mission Field of Politics

 

  • Baptism into the Abortion Debate in 1972 at Denison University. February 21, 2019. Click here (2:58).
  • Demonic Explosion at the University of New Hampshire in 1989: Who is God in the Face of Questions of Life, Choice & Politics? February 2, 2019. Click here (6:53).
  • A woman “pro-choice” physician agrees that abortion does not “unrape” the woman). January 30, 2019: Click here (2:23).
  • A woman on live radio, WGAN in Portland, ME, 1989, testifies: 1] she personally knows what it is to be raped; 2] is angry with the reality of another man “scraping out” the uterus; and 3] how in listening to John Rankin address the subject, all her “hatred toward all men drained out of [her] heart”). January 25, 2019. Click here (3:50).
  • A woman student poses the question concerning rape & incest at Brown University between John Rankin and ex-Rhode Island director of Planned Parenthood, Mary Ann Sorrentino). January 20, 2019. Click here (4:49).
  • A woman student at UMass Amherst who had been conceived in rape, and love for her mother). January 17, 2019. Click here (3:47).

 

4] 41 Vignettes on the Life of Muhammad, and Comparison with Jesus the Son of God

 

  • See:: The Real Muhammad: In the Eyes of Ibn Ishaq (a condensation of the most ancient and extant biography of Muhammad); and Moses and Jesus in the Face of Muhammad (which contains the 41 vignettes below, condensed from The Real Muhammad). Both books are available at johnrankinbooks.com.
  • Why I Wrote a Book on Muhammad. December 28, 2018: Click here (5:12).
  • [An Honest Conversation with a Muslim Salafist in Hyde Park. January 17, 2019: Click here (9:42).]
  • 41 Vignettes on the Life of Muhammad: Introduction. March 16, 2019: Click here (2:19).
  • Vignette #1 on the Life of Muhammad: Anti-Jewish Theme. March 16, 2019: Click here (1:25).
  • Vignette #2 on the Life of Muhammad: Muhammad’s Calling and the Fear of the Demonic. March 16, 2019: Click here (4:25).
  • Vignette #3 on the Life of Muhammad: Insult, Initial Violence, and the First Bloodshed. March 16, 2019: Click here (1:45).
  • Vignette #4 on the Life of Muhammad: The Conversion of the Violent Hamza, the first bodyguard. March 16, 2019: Click here (2:04).
  • Vignette #5 on the Life of Muhammad: The Conversion of ‘Umar, the second bodyguard. March 16, 2019: Click here (2:07).
  • Vignette #6 on the Life of Muhammad: The Use of the Qur’an to Silence Debate. March 16, 2019: Click here (2:58).
  • Vignette #7 on the Life of Muhammad: The “night journey” to Jerusalem. March 16, 2019: Click here (2:10).
  • Vignette #8 on the Life of Muhammad: Jibril kills those whom Muhammad curses. March 16, 2019: Click here (1:41).
  • Vignette #9 on the Life of Muhammad: Muhammad co-opts religious liberty. March 16, 2019: Click here (1:59).
  • Vignette #10 on the Life of Muhammad: Muhammad’s one-way treaty with the Jews in Medina. March 16, 2019: Click here (3:17).
  • Vignette #11 on the Life of Muhammad: The question of hypocrisy, and annoying questions. March 16, 2019: Click here (2:07).
  • Vignette #12 on the Life of Muhammad: Hatred of the Jews. March 16, 2019: Click here (2:26).
  • Vignette #13 on the Life of Muhammad: Pattern establishes itself. March 30, 2019: Click here (1:38).
  • Vignette #14 on the Life of Muhammad: Questions by rabbis. March 30, 2019: Click here (1:20).
  • Vignette #15 on the Life of Muhammad: Offer to the Jews of Khaybar. March 30, 2019: Click here (3:32).
  • Vignette #16 on the Life of Muhammad: Dispute over religion. March 30, 2019: Click here (2:39).
  • Vignette #17 on the Life of Muhammad: Friendship with the Jews forbidden. March 30, 2019: Click here (1:39).
  • Vignette #18 on the Life of Muhammad: Abu Bakr’s violence at a Jewish school. March 30, 2019: Click here (1:51).
  • Vignette #19 on the Life of Muhammad: Jihad against Christians. March 30, 2019: Click here (1:11).
  • Vignette #20 on the Life of Muhammad: Muhammad’s anger at a theological posed by some Jews. March 30, 2019: Click here (3:17).
  • Vignette #21 on the Life of Muhammad: The Christian delegation of Najran. April 1, 2019. Click here (3:18).
  • Vignette #22 on the Life of Muhammad: Fever and the requirements of prayer. March 30, 2019. Click here (1:11).
  • Vignette #23 on the Life of Muhammad: Definition of martyrdom and permission to break a sacred month to advance Islam. Click here April 1, 2019. (4:09).
  • Vignette #24 on the Life of Muhammad: Zaynab taken from her unbelieving husband. April 1, 2019. Click here (1:47).
  • Vignette #25 on the Life of Muhammad: Muhammad orders the killing of Ka’b b. Al-Ashraf. April 1, 2019. Click here (1:31).
  • Vignette #26 on the Life of Muhammad: Muhammad orders any Jew to be killed. April 1, 2019. Click here (1:23).
  • Vignette #27 on the Life of Muhammad: Mass beheadings by Muhammad. April 1, 2019. Click here (2:27).
  • Vignette #28 on the Life of Muhammad: Muhammad orders the killing of Sallam Ibn Abu’l-Huqayq. April 1, 2019. Click here (1:28).
  • Vignette #29 on the Life of Muhammad: The treaty at Hudaybiya and its breaking. April 1, 2019. Click here (3:46).
  • Vignette #30 on the Life of Muhammad: Torture and beheading. April 1, 2019. Click here (2:21).
  • Vignette #31 on the Life of Muhammad: The conquest of Mecca, beheading for apostasy, and the killing of a singing-girl. April 1, 2019. Click here (3:21).
  • Vignette #32 on the Life of Muhammad: Violence, violence, dogged violence. April 1, 2019. Click here (1:44).
  • Vignette #33 on the Life of Muhammad: Bribes to Enter Islam. April 4, 2019. Click here (1:21).
  • Vignette #34 on the Life of Muhammad: Death to poets. April 4, 2019. Click here (2:13).
  • Vignette #35 on the Life of Muhammad: The power of shunning. April 4, 2019. Click here (2:38).
  • Vignette #36 on the Life of Muhammad: Hiring ‘Abdullah as an assassin. April 4, 2019. Click here (2:07).
  • Vignette #37 on the Life of Muhammad: Voluntarily or by Force. April 4, 2019. Click here (1:36).
  • Vignette #38 on the Life of Muhammad: Killing for a dowry. April 4, 2019. Click here (1:50).
  • Vignette #39 on the Life of Muhammad: The killing of a handicapped man for singing a song. April 4, 2019. Click here (3:20).
  • Vignette #40 on the Life of Muhammad: The killing of a poet. April 4, 2019. Click here (1:09).
  • Vignette #41 on the Life of Muhammad:  The killing of a woman poet. April 4, 2019. Click here (3:02).
  • Patterns in the Life of Muhammad: A summary review of the 41 vignettes on the life of Muhammad. May 24, 2020. Click here (10:15).

 

5] Miscellaneous

 

  • Fred Phelps: A True Son of Hell (Founder of the Westboro Baptist Church and “GodHatesFags.com), October 28, 2019, reflections on Mars Hill Forum #70, October 13, 2002: Click here (32:52).
  • Mayor Pete: What Does Genesis 1-2 Say About Human Sexuality? April 11, 2019: Click here (6:29).
  • Mars Hill Forum #151, April 22, 2012, Conard High School, West Hartford, CT: Short Clip: Atheism Proves the Existence of God. Guest: David Silverman, President, American Atheists: Click here (2:29).
  • In Thanksgiving for my Father (1918-2010), October 2, 2010: Click here (8:56).
  • Mars Hill Forum #139 Clip 1, November 6, 2008, Kingdom Life Church, Milford, CT: The Bible, Race and American History: What are the Issues? Guest: Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright, former pastor to U.S. President Barack Obama: Click here. (6:05).
  • Mars Hill Forum #139 Clip 2, November 6, 2008, Kingdom Life Church, Milford, CT: The Bible, Race and American History: What are the Issues? Guest: Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright, former pastor to U.S. President Barack Obama: Click here (3:28).
  • Mars Hill Forum #138 Clip, October 25, 2008, The First Cathedral, Bloomfield, CT: Is Same-sex Marriage Good for the Nation? Guest, Arline Isaacson, co-chair, Massachusetts Gay & Lesbian Caucus: Click here (6:06).
  • Mars Hill Forum #80 Clip, February, 5, 2004, Smith College, Northamption, MA: Is Same-Sex Marriage Good for the Nation? Guest: Amy Hunt, board member, Massachusetts Gay & Lesbian Caucus: Click here (9:14).

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