As an accused in a criminal trial, you have the right to defend yourself during all criminal proceedings and the prosecution in court. You have the right to refuse a lawyer and carry out your defense, and you have to be given appropriate time and the facilities to prepare your case.

Historically, men have dominated top-ranked positions in many societies across the world for thousands of years, and across different civilizations, from the Eastern to Western, to African civilizations. In the East, we have Laozi, Sun Tzu, Han Fei. In the West, are the likes of Pythagoras and Thales of…


Psychoanalysis; The Exhumation of President Moi’s Wrath

August 1st, 1982 marks the year Kenyan government under president Moi, experienced a coup attempt by a section of junior rebel military officers. The abysmally planned and an immature act of treachery claimed the death of over 300 people inclusive were foreigners, military-men, and civilians, and not to forget a Ksh 500 million worth economic loss. This is one of the vicious political unrest that closely threatened the presidency, coming second after the Kisumu riot of 1969. And first of its kind in the country, though the coup was not new in the East African region, neither was it in…


What is freedom of thought? It’s a divine defense of an individual. It is the logos that gives rise to the meaning or order. A child develops a meaningful language out of junk, by selecting, and computing whatever is in the duality of planes, of his thoughts. In the process, pronounces peculiar verbalism, and out of junk-like words, logic and meaningful word are made, through which he can communicate with the mother and understand each other. That is the creation of meaningful words out of mumbling.
“A single person who stops lying can bring down a tyranny,” and “The truth is…


The image above has a great significance in the clinical psychotherapy, where a patient, especially the ones suffering from anxiety. These are patients whose minds are locked into a cycle of excessive worry, anticipation, and panic. These patients are made to cope with the condition through stress management skills like facing the unknown. I used this image in this article intentionally, though its significance I’ll have to do in a different article.

In many cases, I have defined myself as a religious apologist, not exactly a Christian though i believe in the Biblical concept, to be so relevant that not…


Art that Heals: The famous painting on the ceiling of the winged heads of 80 Ethiopian cherubs

Introduction to the Sequel of Religious Review of African Mythologies, and Archaic Stories in Connection to Christianity, and Other Culture

Africans have been so critical of Christianity as European religious culture, thats the fact, and they have all the reason to be. Still, we also have all the basis not to only accept it as our acquired, and current religion and most of us recognize themselves as Christians in that matter, but we must understand it and what it entails. We must ask ourselves, as to why they have a different culture, and religion from ours. I’ve always believed that…

Onyango Spines

Jungian Psychology, Psycho-politics.

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