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02 August 2005 By Jeff Sharlet How some Christian conservative activists are turning killers into cash cows — and why the press never notices. A few years ago a respected journalist for the mainstream press told a colleague of mine who was investigating the Sri Lankan conflict to disregard the evangelical press. Actually, what this...
23 June 2005 By Jeff Sharlet If you could produce a TV program about religion, what would it look like? Who would you interview? What questions would you ask? Think about it. Then tell me, in the comments section below. Friday, June 24, and Saturday, June 25, I’ll have the good fortune to be part...
20 June 2005 Bloodlust, says historian Joanna Bourke, is a civilized affair. By Jeff Sharlet (Originally published as “Revealing the Intimacy of the Most Gruesome Part of War” in The Chronicle of Higher Education, Oct. 22, 1999). To start with, Joanna Bourke has never killed anyone. She has never even fired a gun, much less...