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Entries from July 2014

Red Fortyeight Group: toward a leftist postdarwinism….

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://darwiniana.com/2014/07/31/how-dawkins-is-losing-his-own-base-which-is-what-matters/ The foundations of the Darwin propaganda machine are beginning to erode, a process long underway, but gaining momentum. I think that non-religious secularists need to disengage from Darwinian paradigms and rapidly move to a new view of evolution beyond Darwin. The left needs to be beaten over the head on the question of Darwinism, […]

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Bolivia declares Israel a terrorist state

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

RG mail http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/World/2014/Jul-30/265522-bolivia-declares-israel-a-terrorist-state.ashx#axzz38ykjKRPe The Daily Star (Beirut) July 30, 2014 Bolivia declares Israel a terrorist state Agence France Presse LA PAZ: Bolivia on Wednesday renounced a visa exemption agreement with Israel in protest over its offensive in Gaza, and declared it a terrorist state. President Evo Morales announced the move during a talk with a […]

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IDiot book by Stephen Meyer can’t be refuted by scientists

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://sandwalk.blogspot.ca/2014/07/idiot-book-by-stephen-meyer-cant-be.html

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Richard Dawkins, what on earth happened to you?

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.uncommondescent.com/intelligent-design/whatever-made-dawkins-famous-he-has-lost-it/ http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/jul/30/richard-dawkins-what-on-earth-happened-to-you

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How Dawkins is losing his own base, which is what matters

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.uncommondescent.com/darwinism/how-dawkins-is-losing-his-own-base-which-is-what-matters/ Now that Richard Dawkins is attacking Muslims and feminists, the atheist Left suddenly discover he’s a bigot

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Memo to Dawkins: Half of Brits probably don’t believe in Darwin anyway

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.uncommondescent.com/intelligent-design/memo-to-dawkins-half-of-brits-probably-dont-believe-in-darwin-anyway/

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Biologist warn of early stages of Earth’s sixth mass extinction event

July 31st, 2014 · 1 Comment

https://richarddawkins.net/2014/07/biologist-warn-of-early-stages-of-earths-sixth-mass-extinction-event/

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Gene Behind Rare Birth Abnormality Is a Window on Evolution

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.ucsf.edu/news/2014/07/116451/gene-behind-rare-birth-abnormality-window-evolution

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Antarctic ice sheet is result of carbon dioxide decrease, not continental breakup

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/07/140730141020.htm ScienceDaily: Your source for the latest research news Featured Research from universities, journals, and other organizations Antarctic ice sheet is result of carbon dioxide decrease, not continental breakup Date: July 30, 2014 Source: University of New Hampshire Summary: Climate modelers have shown that the most likely explanation for the initiation of Antarctic glaciation during […]

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Big Waves In Arctic Ocean Threaten Polar Ice

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.sciencedaily.com/videos/91d223831ffa4914e8f3433f26257e19.htm

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A Response to Sam Harris

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

A Response to Sam Harris Why I Criticize Israel by ERIC DRAITSER http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/07/31/why-i-criticize-israel/ A friend of mine recently sent me a link to a podcast and transcript from prominent author, neuroscientist, and atheist Sam Harris entitled Why Don’t I Criticize Israel?. In it, Harris expressed his “enlightened” position on Israel/Palestine, one which he obviously feels […]

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[Marxism] Fwd: Erin Currier: Art Is a Necessary Element of Every Revolution

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://truth-out.org/news/item/25209-erin-currier-art-is-a-necessary-element-of-every-revolution

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[Marxism] The real John Keats

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

But Keats was immersed in the realities of life; his poetry and letters reveal an allegiance to radical politics as well as a concern with economic and scientific issues. Far from childlike and apolitical, he’s now thought of as having been “dangerous … a poet who embodied and gave voice to the anxieties and insecurities […]

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NLRB’s New Ruling Could Mean Great Things for Fast-Food Workers

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

http://inthesetimes.com/working/entry/17015/fight_for_15_convention_nlrb

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Israel’s Crazy Doctrine for Justifying Deaths of Over 1,000 Gazans

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

Israel’s Crazy Doctrine for Justifying Deaths of Over 1,000 Gazans The worsening of life for people in Gaza is a deliberate goal of the Israeli military. http://www.alternet.org/israels-crazy-doctrine-justifying-deaths-over-1000-gazans

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As World Condemns Attack on Gaza, US Resupplies Israel with Weapons

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

As World Condemns Attack on Gaza, US Resupplies Isreal with Weapons Pentagon acknowledges recent release of ammunition stockpiles for IDF as Palestinian death toll approaches 1,400 people in three-week attack decried by humanitarians across the globe http://www.commondreams.org/news/2014/07/31/world-condemns-attack-gaza-us-resupplies-isreal-weapons

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The right to exist…The US’s right to exist it perpetuates Israeli injustice?

July 30th, 2014 · 1 Comment

I have produced some strong posts on Jews, Judaism, and Israel here over the last few days. They aren’t strong enough, actually. I think Jews/Israelis are destroying their own great legacy, to leave nothing much behind save a bittersweet memory of a sideshow to the Axial Age. Is it possible that a people with the […]

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The buying up of dissent?

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.boilingfrogspost.com/2014/03/01/pando-expose-glenn-greenwalds-boss-billionaire-omidyar-co-funded-ukraine-revolution-groups-with-us-government/ Greenwald has a gone article at Common Dreams today, but it is very hard for me to read anything by Greenwald, for reasons this ‘expose'(?) makes clear. Beyond that lies the frustrating way that immense funding goes to a group like Greenwalds, while everyone else goes without anything. I wrote a piece on human […]

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Five myths debunked, debunked…

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments

: 5 Common Evolution Myths, Debunked These essays by naive students of evolution, coached by the lies perpetrated by professionals, end up embarrassing their composers: here five myths show four debunk jobs easy to debunk themselves. //’It’s just a theory’. This one equivocates…’It’s a theory’ is beyond doubt, ‘just’ a theory is a problem. Darwin’s […]

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Five Israeli Talking Points on Gaza-Debunked

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments

http://portside.org/ Five Israeli Talking Points on Gaza-Debunked Noura Erakat July 25, 2014 The Nation UN estimates more than 74 percent of those killed are civilians – in a population of 1.8 million where the number of Hamas members is approximately 15,000. Israel does not deny that it killed those using modern aerial technology and precise […]

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The Coming ‘Instant Planetary Emergency’

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.thenation.com/article/177614/coming-instant-planetary-emergency [rad-green] The Coming ‘Instant Planetary Emergency’. How will climate change affect earth’s future? Scientists say it’ll be nothing short of a nightmare. The Nation December 17, 2013 The Coming ‘Instant Planetary Emergency’ How will climate change affect the future of the planet? Scientists predict it will be nothing short of a nightmare. Dahr Jamail […]

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How many genes…

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments

http://sandwalk.blogspot.ca/2014/07/how-many-genes-do-we-have-and-what.html

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Fantastically Wrong: The Angry, Enormous Eagle That Could Carry Off Elephants

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.wired.com/2014/07/fantastically-wrong-the-angry-enormous-eagle-that-could-carry-off-elephants/

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Wells // Massimo Pigliucci’s attack

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments

http://www.uncommondescent.com/intelligent-design/jonathan-wells-defended-against-massimo-pigliuccis-attack/

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