Posts tagged "AIDS"

Daily Links October 14 2004

Which Side Are You On? Two recent Revealer items are driving a lot of conservative readers to The Revealer. They’re angry with what they consider bias. One item links readers to a piece by a Vancouver writer who accuses the U.S. of religious fascism; the other item, by Revealer writer Kathryn Joyce, raises what we think are legitimate questions about...

22 July 2004 Daily Links

You can’t expect to find nuanced discussion of the role of religion in the lefty Nation, but occasionally you will find facts that’ll help you understand the big religion stories of the day. One of the biggest in recent years — mostly overlooked by the secular press — has been the mobilization of Christian evangelicals who...

Silence = ?

Ever since Bono showed pal Jesse Helms the light (or not), the formerly firebreathing senator has been on a crusade against AIDS. His conversion was nothing if not timely — these days, Christian conservatives are claiming the fight against AIDS as their own, and winning points from liberal pundits such as The New York Times’ Nicholas Kristof for their good works. And rightly so — believe in...

Kristof-Watch

The Revealer agrees with Nicholas Kristof‘s condemnation of the Bush Administration’s stipulation that 1/3 of oversees anti-AIDS money go to the “promotion of abstinence” (an Orwellian phrase in more ways than one), and as usual he’s out there reporting from places other journalists ignore and talking to people who rarely make it into the New York Times. But...