Category Archives: Willful Ignorance

Molly Ivins did not exaggerate . . .

From TPMMuckraker: Texas GOP’s 2012 Platform Opposes Teaching Of ‘Critical Thinking Skills’ Actually, the title is a bit sensationalist . . . but not by much. And from my  perspective, the author missed one of the most juicy parts . … Continue reading

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The WikiLeaks Brouhaha: Shooting the Messengers and Ignoring the Elephants, Part 1

Introduction Amidst the Sturm und Drang following WikiLeaks’ publication of the State Department cables, Chelsea Manning and Julian Assange drew fire from the DoD, the State Department, the DoJ, Congress and the mainstream media. But with the exception of a few … Continue reading

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dcmwfmmmu, 9 May 2012

Vatican Board Asked to Resign Over Conference ” Members of the Vatican’s bioethics advisory panel have called for its board to resign after scientists who don’t support core church teaching on issues like birth control and infertility were featured at … Continue reading

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