Archive for August 13th, 2006

Evangelicals pressure Kenya’s National Museum to hide its hominid fossils.

| August 13, 2006 | 25 Replies
Evangelicals pressure Kenya’s National Museum to hide its hominid fossils.

Reading Dispatches from the Culture Wars, I learned of this recent article published by the Telegraph (U.K.): Powerful evangelical churches are pressing Kenya’s national museum to sideline its world-famous collection of hominid bones pointing to man’s evolution from ape to human. Leaders of the country’s six-million-strong Pentecostal congregation want Dr Richard Leakey’s ground-breaking finds relegated to […]

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Afghanistan democracy is drowning in illegal drugs

| August 13, 2006 | 12 Replies
Afghanistan democracy is drowning in illegal drugs

President Bush and Republican leaders in Washington have failed America by not stopping importation of heroin from Afghanistan which has become a “narco-state” in the aftermath of the toppling of the Taliban regime which had supported Osama bin Laden and global terror through sales of drugs. A resurgent Taliban uses drug sales as an instrument […]

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