Monthly Archives: July 2010

GOP favors the rich, exploits the poor, is defended by culture warriors, and isn’t Jeffersonian.

  GOP favors the rich, exploits the poor, is defended by culture warriors, and isn’t Jeffersonian.    http://j.mp/cUMf09

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Fear

Below is text from an excellent letter printed in yesterday’s newspaper.  The writer has it right on.   The GOP and right wing nuts are using the same tactics that they have found successful in the past. Fear ….   … Continue reading

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The World’s Oldest Academic?

At age 110, Zheng Ji is considered a father of biochemistry in China. Is this man the world’s oldest academic? His… http://fb.me/CH3IpeDQ

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Learning about the origins of Buddhism

  1. three schools of thought influenced the development of Buddhism: the Vedic religion, the Saramanic movement, and Jainism. 2. The Vedas were the sacred books of the Aryans. 3. The Vedic society developed into a caste system. 4. The … Continue reading

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