Rory Stewart: Why democracy matters An interesting talk on the health of democracies and why democracy matters.
Canon Andrew White’s Update: Joint Christian and Muslim declaration on the Mohammed film Canon Andrew White has today released a joint Christian-Muslim communique from Baghdad via his offices at The Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East roundly condemning the recent film … Continue reading
If the bacon apocalypse comes … (Are YOU ready?)
John Baw makes it onto the Gibraltar Chronicle! …… At Southport Gates Gibibike’s stand, regular [Gibibikes] user John Baw swipes his card and before he pedals home told the Chronicle: “I use it daily to get to and from work. … Continue reading
The Hebrew Scriptures in Judaism and Christianity I am auditing this course by Shaye J. D. Cohen (Harvard) via iTunes U (On my iPad) and am REALLY enjoying reading and reflecting on some ancient texts and writings by very dead guys 🙂
The man who turned his home into a public library If you put all the books you own on the street outside your house, you might expect them to disappear in a trice. But one man in Manila tried it … Continue reading