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  • Hundreds rally near Galleria against Gaza attacks

    12/28/2008 6:54:30 PM PST · by Snickering Hound · 50 replies · 1,512+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 12-28-08 | JEANNIE KEVER
    Hundreds of people lined the busiest intersection near the Galleria on Sunday, chanting and waving Palestinian flags to protest the Israeli bombing in Gaza. "People are very upset, obviously. They are angry," said Said Fattouh, host of the radio talk show Arab Voices. "Nobody knows when it will stop." The protest grew spontaneously, with several Arab-American organizations spreading the word. People said they heard about it through e-mail, text messages and telephone calls and traveled to the intersection of Westheimer and Post Oak to participate. Members of the Houston Coalition for Justice Not War said they would hold a second...
  • Village atheist: I'm afraid of babies in mangers [Open]

    12/06/2008 4:06:46 PM PST · by NYer · 29 replies · 1,004+ views
    Insight Scoop ^ | December 6, 2008 | Carl Olson
    This past week, Gov. Chris Gregoire of Washington State allowed—in the spirit of multiculturalism and intellectual-immolation for which the Northwest is (in)famous—a large sign to be placed next to a Nativity scene and a Christmas holiday tree (and a menorah) in the Legislative Building in Olympia, Washington: "At this season of THE WINTER SOLSTICE may reason prevail. There are no gods, no devils, no angels, no heaven or hell. There is only our natural world. Religion is but myth and superstition that hardens hearts and enslaves minds." Yes, I am truly shocked: I cannot believe that a Nativity scene and...