Posts tagged "religion and culture in China"

10 July 2005 Daily Links

Christianity Ha-Ha: In about 36 hours, 1,000 pastors from around the country are coming to my megachurch, where I have worked for the last six years. They are coming for a pastors’ conference to learn how to run their churches more effectively. My job is to make them laugh… Alt weeklies and alte kackers: An...

04 August 2004 Daily Links

Vijay Dutt of the U.K.’s Hindustan Times reports that some “militant” Muslim doctors in inner-city areas with large ethnic population, such as Leeds, Bradford and London, are refusing to treat patients with sex diseases and AIDS, viewing the diseases as divine punishments caused by sinful behaviour. As a result of Islamic groups that have reportedly increased their activities...