"I wonder why Atheists are so sure that their beliefs are the only ones that are correct. That is an ideological position that they share with organized religions... the absolute belief in their own infallibility. They always get hostile when that similarity is pointed out to them. I never heard a convincing argument from the believers or the non-believers but I am open to any new ideas."
"Another major source of concern arising from the Israeli settlement of East Jerusalem is for the future of Arab-Israel peacemaking generally. Arabs and Muslims, as well as Christians, attach enormous religious significance to the city. But Israel's practices in Jerusalem are changing its Arab Islamic and Christian character as well as its demography, forcing Muslims and Christians to leave. All this will reflect negatively on future Arab-Israel relations."
FASHION AND TRENDS
"China relies on it's coal industry for 75% of it's energy requirements. Without coal the economic miracle that is China would grind to a screeching halt. Is 10,000 deaths a year a fair price to pay for the "good times"....