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In Praise of Judgement, Eagle Eye

In Praise of Judgement

Atheists of the fluffy, conciliatory variety will be delighted to hear that Richard Dawkins, scourge of Twitter and bane of believers, has discovered the joys of live-and-let-live. He might, at any moment, threaten to teach the world to sing.
What could have occasioned this epiphany? Perhaps he’s concluded that calling billions of parents the world over [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Monday, 27 January 2014 at 3:19 pm

Forget ‘Gangnam Style’, North Korean ‘Propaganda’ is the real viral hit of 2012, Arts

Forget ‘Gangnam Style’, North Korean ‘Propaganda’ is the real viral hit of 2012

The last week has seen Korea dominate the global spotlight on the internet. Zany South Korean pop video Gangnam Style became the most liked and watched video on YouTube, and days later North Korea held a mass rally to celebrate the launch of their first satellite. Yet despite the online attention that has surrounded the two divided nations, the most intriguing Korean export of the year has gone largely unnoticed.

By | Arts, Film | Monday, 17 December 2012 at 1:29 pm

Islam and Christianity must renovate religion: Atheists have to stop trashing it, Arts

Islam and Christianity must renovate religion: Atheists have to stop trashing it

Atheists must learn that religion has a great deal to teach us, while religious leaders must reform Religion to better connect with and inform people of their faiths’ inner meanings, argues Omar Shaheed.

By | Arts, Notebook, Opinion | Friday, 11 May 2012 at 4:00 am

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