Posts tagged "Inquisition"

Daily Links 11 November 2004

“Historical Ties” at Ashland U. In order to “reinforce historical ties,” Ohio’s Ashland University, founded by the Brethren Church, announces that they will only hire Christians and Jews as full-time faculty, and that only people “‘of Christian faith and life'” will be eligible to serve in the president’s cabinet. “Prophet” Seeks Bible Ban Defense lawyers in...

17 June 2004 Daily Links

17 June 2004 Basava Premanand, “India’s leading guru-buster” and “scourge of all miracle-makers,” has been burgled again, the BBC’s Tanya Datta reports. Premanand, who has been trying to debunk India’s biggest spiritual leader, the “self-proclaimed ‘God-man,'” Sri Satya Sai Baba, for nearly 30 years, suspects that the burglars sought his case-folder on the guru. Sai Baba’s followers believe...