All 5 instance contain people with no Judeo-Christian moral bearing. With the exception of the Unreverend Jesse Jackson who has taken a shopping cart approach to his own religious heritage.
There is a point in the Timeline of world history where things become pretty fast and furious. Called the End Times, it is an unknown period of time in which Satan knows his time is short so as a deceiver he works as fast and furiously as he can to try to bring as many souls down with him as possible. After he is judged by God he will be held in chains for 1,000 years.
This explanation is the ONLY one that explains what is going on in our world. Revelation 20 and Matthew 24
Everything else is guessing, psycho-babel and a plea for more Buddhism.