ozatheist on September 9th, 2008

What goes on in an Islamic school? Who are the students and teachers? How do their curricula differ from other private and state schools? How much focus is there on religious instruction? Compass explores the stories of two Muslim schools to find out. In brief, the curricula differs in that they get taught religion, and [...]

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ozatheist on September 9th, 2008

We are all doomed, at least so think some conspiracy theorists. The Large Hadron Collider is due to be switched on Today (10 Sep 08) and for the first time a proton beam will be sent right around the 27km device. According to Professor Brian Cox, interviewed on Enough Rope last night (transcript, audio and [...]

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ozatheist on September 9th, 2008

Noticed today a link to the WordPress.com site announcing Sticky Posts. This new function allows you to mark a post as a ‘sticky’ which will keep that post stuck at the top of the first page. The post will be highlighted in some way, probably dependant on your theme, mine has the heading/title in a [...]

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ozatheist on September 4th, 2008

On the Religion Report yesterday Stephen Crittenden interviewed Jeff Sharlet author of the book “The Family: Politics, Power and Fundamentalism’s Shadow Elite”.  The full transcript of the interview can be read at the Religion Report, where the audio is also available as a download. This is the opening to the transcript: The Family (or the [...]

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ozatheist on September 2nd, 2008

One of the positives that religious people claim is the love they feel within their church community and themselves with God. I can understand these feelings having gone through them myself years ago (see about page). The church can be a great place to meet people, after all, you are all there for the same [...]

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