A remarkable work in Afghanistan

Quite a bolt from the blue to find the BBC reporting this sort of thing - but good on them. A remarkable report about some old friends, Alex and Eleanor, working in NE Afghanistan doing medical work. What a powerful…

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Humphrys on Dawkins – In God We Doubt

John Humphrys, (in?)famous BBC bulldog journalist, has been working on a book that is about to come out any day - IN GOD WE DOUBT - drawing on all his recent research and lifelong struggles with belief and unbelief. He…

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smoking warnings – and the missing moral vacuum.

There was news this week that cigarette packets (from October 2008) will have to carry shocking pictures on top of their current glaring warnings to alert people to smoking's risks. Apparently Canada and Brazil have already started doing this (and…

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