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I went to the World Congress of Families and all I got was this lousy foetus stress toy | Dom Amerena Welcome to the world of Australias conservative Christians, where abortion causes bushfires and 90% of poverty can be solved by getting marriedDuring the course of any heated debate, one side will inevitably compare their opponents to Nazis. Under the pop
The Guardian | 3 hours, 30 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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First Dog on the Moon on ... Dirk Blowhard's visit to Islamington - cartoon An intrepid reporter decides to visit a local Muslim community. You won't believe what didn't happen next Having trouble viewing this cartoon? Click here. Get all your needs met at the First Dog shop if what you need is First Dog merchandise and prints Si
The Guardian | 3 hours, 41 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
If you click on Jennifer Lawrence's naked pictures, you're perpetuating her abuse | Van Badham Actors may offer their image to public consumption as their professional practice, but what they are not trading is their intimacy. To merely look is an act of sexual violationThe price of fame is always increased scrutiny, but for any celebrity who does
The Guardian | 4 hours, 29 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Baby governmental reviews in the wild: First Dog talks through the cartoon - audio What happens when the review of the renewable energy target is released into the wild? First Dog on the Moon finds out To view the main cartoon click here. Continue reading...
The Guardian | 5 hours, 37 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Looking Forward to Labor Day by Bill McKibben and Sue Halpern We used to think we worked pretty hard, but that was before we agreed to help out this week in Andrew’s absence. As Dish guest-bloggers were each doing three posts a day, and the pressure seemed unrelenting we’
Andrew Sullivan | 6 hours, 30 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
To prevent homegrown Islamist radicalism, drop the media hysteria | Kavita Bedford The disproportionate attention given to radicalism feeds into ongoing misrepresentations of Muslims in the west. How about engaging with the Muslim community instead?Last week, the Australian government said it will spend 64m Australian dollars on measure
The Guardian | 6 hours, 54 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Lessons From A Long-Time Loner by Dish Staff Christopher Knight spent nearly three decades living alone in the woods of Maine, earning him the nickname “the North Pond Hermit,” before getting caught for theft and sentenced to prison. Michael Finkel asked Knight about what h
Andrew Sullivan | 6 hours, 56 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
He Worshipped His Way by Dish Staff Frank Sinatra discussed his approach to faith in a 1963 interview with Playboy: Playboy: All right, lets start with the most basic question there is: Are you a religious man? Do you believe in God? Sinatra: Well, thatll do for openers. I thi
Andrew Sullivan | 7 hours, 43 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
i Editor's Letter: The 5 biggest challenges facing the BBC's first chairwoman One of the trickier jobs in public life goes, then, to a grammar school girl from Cumbria who has risen via Cambridge and Harvard to succeed in industry, banking and the media.
The Independent | 8 hours, 34 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Labor Day means more than cookouts and back to school A FEW YEARS ago a group of construction workers doing a major remake of a high school in Washington were eating lunch in the school parking lot when a teacher struck up a conversation with them. They were a little reluctant at first (their foremen had tol
Washington Post | 8 hours, 44 minutes ago | comment? | recommend