Marco (#13) some very good points, especially about trying to help moderate Muslims or apostates. I get annoyed when I keep hearing cries of “You do not hear many moderates condemning . . . .” Many people do not realise how hard it is to speak out, especially for those living in theocracies.
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Stephen Mynett commented on the post, Richard Dawkins and the Need for a New Science Populism 22 hours, 1 minute ago
Yes I remember that one Alan. Unfortunately a mixture of poor writers and some even worse owners are making a complete mess of things. One former fairly decent publication should probably now be called the National Godographic now Murdoch has it hands on it.
Quite often online you get better information and can learn more from the comments posted.
Stephen Mynett commented on the post, Richard Dawkins and the Need for a New Science Populism 2 days, 7 hours ago
Vicki (#2), Alan (#4). I agree about the difference between the quality and gutter press but there is a third source often used in the UK and that is very variable, the Press Association, most local and national papers use it as it is cheaper to take a news feed than employ journalists for specific tasks.
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