I can’t get this quote out of my head currently: “As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last and the White House will be adorned… Continue reading Snippets #1
Illegal mining is said to be an increasing problem in South Africa, especially in the gold mining areas. These miners are locally known as zama zamas which loosely translates as Try Your Luck or Take a Chance which in this case means risking your life to earn enough for the miner and his dependents to… Continue reading Illegal Mining in South Africa
Britons saying they had no religion surpassed those saying they were Christian for the first time. This is not so much a change of individual thinking as a change in generation mix over time, with 40% of those born after 1980 describing themselves as religious compared to 80% of those born before 1939. Australia,… Continue reading Reflections on Religion in Britain and the US
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