All Blog Posts Tagged 'journalism' (5)

1984! (Accessing Internet Info not New)

As Usual—Americans Missed It!

There is much gnashing of teeth about the government accessing Internet files as…

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Added by Donald R Barbera on June 6, 2013 at 11:00pm — 3 Comments

The Most Superficial Reply Imaginable

What is it with the media and atheism? I've noticed that journalists seem to be almost incapable of actually addressing the 'meat' of atheist arguments, instead choosing to reply to it in the most superficial way imaginable. I recently set up a Google Alerts RSS feed for the word 'atheism', and have since been absolutely inundated with articles bearing titles like 'Why Are the New Atheist So Boring?' and (my personal favourite) 'Are the New Atheists Just As Bad As Fundamentalist Christians?'… Continue

Added by Sean Wills on November 9, 2009 at 9:18am — 3 Comments

A thought about the Thought

Bloody hell! The BBC may open up Thought for the Day to contributors other than those of the Deluded Herd? Unheard of! Very un-BBC!



But the Guardian was talking about it yesterday, saying the BBC Trust had launched an investigation.



Non-Brits may need a sentence of background. Thought for the Day is a mini-programme-within-a-programme (the… Continue

Added by Andy Armitage on July 14, 2009 at 9:00am — No Comments

Discovering the secularist cause: New post at Examiner.com

Here's my latest at Examiner.com, under my new title, "DC Secularism Examiner." It's a brief history of what brought me to writing about atheist activism.



A taste:



As I put my career in professional theatre temporarily aside (populated by a generally liberal and socially tolerant demographic) and toward politics, I came to realize that while my own…
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Added by Paul Fidalgo on February 27, 2009 at 2:58pm — 6 Comments

My new atheist column at Examiner.com!

I haven't checked back at the nexus in a while, and partly this is because I have been busy working on my new column at Examiner.com where I am the "DC Political Atheist Examiner."



If you haven't been by, I'd love for everybody to check it out.



Here are some recent highlights:



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Added by Paul Fidalgo on February 25, 2009 at 10:28pm — No Comments

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