Why Do Some People Want the Apocalypse?

by Iria Vasquez-Paez about a year ago in controversies

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Why Do Some People Want the Apocalypse?

Some people seem to have empty lives other than their brand of religion, which fills the void. In order to keep the world working, we all have to do our part by getting out of bed just to go to work. Those who join cults do not have enough love in their lives from somebody, are lonely, and temperamental. They feel that they need structure in their lives, so the cult provides a means to fill that particular void as well. The apocalypse cannot happen even if you watch way too much of The Walking Dead.

Cults rely on things like self-improvement seminars to lure people in. Some doomsday cults like scaring people into believing that the world will end on any given date. Some forms of Christianity tell us that Jesus will rise again, which can make us wonder if they mean that Jesus is a zombie. The apocalypse just can’t happen because we have an infrastructure on this planet. Some people really want the apocalypse to come, though. The United States, Russia, and North Korea have access to atomic bombs. We are all helpless against combating a superpower that decides to drop the bomb.

Some people may be stopped if they attempt to use the nuclear launch codes. The whole thing could be something that the real government can intervene on. The real government is the Shadow Government, however, and this means that the behind-the-scenes players are the ones running the show. Nobody in that scene wants an apocalypse but they are poised to blame 45 for it should he drop the bomb on an unsuspecting country. Nobody wants the nuclear winter, radiation, or environmental devastation. We already made that mistake dropping the bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War 2.

Employment is much better this year, given that people have found jobs and are working despite the economic sanctions placed on the United States from other countries, seeing as we just left the U.N.’s Human Rights Council. That is a dreadful concern for people who are looking at human rights problems in the United States. Will white supremacist nonsense be viable by the year 2038? Will we still have ice caps on either pole? Will sea levels rise if we are not doing anything about it? What will the world look like in twenty years?

Nobody wants to drop the bomb, even if certain groups of people look forward to this, which is sickening to me. They actually want the end of the world. Nobody knows how much pain and suffering this would cause. Those who want the end of times to happen are lazy. They think that Jesus will come back and judge people when, in fact, he was telling people to treat each other better. This is something that hasn’t necessarily gotten through in the 21st century any more than it did in the 1st century. Removing the United States from multilateral accords is something 45’s administration has done without remorse.

We are in a weakened position, democratically speaking. We continue to be Israel’s defender. We only became members of the Human Rights Council in 2009 under President Barack Obama. We are not doing ourselves a favor by not participating in the Paris Climate Accord. Pollution causes many health problems. To be able to cope with fixing some of it, we have to make an effort, which we are not making much of an effort in. Some Christians who believe in the Rapture (return of Christ) do feel that returning the American Embassy to Jerusalem means that Christ will come faster. They do not understand that other people have a different worldview. Some of us for example, feel that Jesus will come again only if you do good works for other people. Or maybe he lived to old age, surviving while living in India and Tibet.

Iria Vasquez-Paez
Iria Vasquez-Paez
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Iria Vasquez-Paez

I have a B.A. in creative writing from San Francisco State. Can people please donate? I'm very low-income. I need to start an escape the Ferengi plan. 

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