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Frenetic Friday

So here it is once again Friday and another frenetic post coming at you at the speed of hunt and peck.

  • So have you heard of the sailing stones of Death Valley? 
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Richard Dawkins & His Logic Of Atheism

It could probably go without saying that I’m not the biggest fan of Richard Dawkins… but that’s not because he’s an atheist. In fact, I think it’s a shame that… 1,483 more words


Reproductive Justice: More Than 'Pro-Choice'

By Dr. Morgan Healey, ALRANZ President

I was fortunate enough to be invited to speak at ‘That’s What She Said: Intersectional Feminist Day Conference’ hosted by the University of Canterbury Feminist Society in collaboration with NZ Tertiary Women’s Focus Group on feminism and intersectionality. 632 more words


We shall know them by their name (s)

The media, the White House and even our Defense Department want to play some silly semantics game about IS, so JK referred me back to the Sinjar Records, captured by American forces in Iraq in 2007 and compiled and analyzed at the Combating Terrorism Center (CTC) located  at West Point: 233 more words


A must read Gates of Vienna blog post

The Gates of Vienna blog consists of a group of dedicated reporters/writers, who diligently present news and commentary on as their subtitle states, “At the siege of Vienna in 1683 Islam seemed poised to overrun Christian Europe.  237 more words


It IS what it IS (pssst, a Caliphate)

So, the news and media talking heads can’t stop talking about what IS is. IS is a CALIPHATE emerging, hummm, doesn’t that sound like the oft mocked… 1,111 more words


The Boiling Frog Syndrome

If you drop a frog in a pot of boiling water, it will of course frantically try to clamber out. But if you place it gently in a pot of tepid water and turn the heat on low, it will float there quite placidly. 1,304 more words

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