Archiv für 21. März 2007

Crooks & Liars
Wednesday, March 21, 2007

O’Reilly always likes to think he’s smarter than most people, but in this instant—he punks himself and looks more pathetic than ever. Sunsara Taylor of „The World Can’t Wait,“ was on to talk about ending the Iraq war…It seems she has a better grasp on the administration than he does. (mehr …)

I think it’s important that people look at the technology and start to sense the fact … Alle » that information is being collected. I don’t think that a good news report leads to immediate conclusions. I’ll let you be the judge of that. But! I will say that this is news in 2007, and everyone knows that sensations sell. So, should we be worried? What price are you paying for being well connected digitally in the post-information age? Who do you trust?

Who wrote the bible? Why? To control whom?

Veröffentlicht: 21. März 2007 von infowars in Geschichte, Religion/ Kirche

Dr Robert BeckfordPresenter Robert Beckford in Jerusalem

When George W Bush was sworn into office in January 2001, he placed his right hand on an old copy of the Bible that had been used in the same ceremony in 1789 by George Washington. This says a lot about the authority and influence of the Bible in western culture, but it’s also a reminder of the links between Bush and Bible. The President is said to be up before dawn each day to study the scriptures, and his recent re-election is widely credited to the millions on the religious right who wanted him back in the White House precisely because of his commitment to the Good Book.

Fact-finding mission

A two-hour Channel 4 special about the Bible opens with images of George Bush – and Osama Bin Laden. The Bible, holy books and the religious faith they inspire are on the news agenda as they’ve rarely been before, and the presenter of the programme, Dr Robert Beckford, is looking for good answers to what sounds like a simple question: Who wrote the Bible? (mehr …)