Month: August 2020

The Fear Pandemic

Are lockdowns more harmful than helpful in fighting COVID19? Here are some thoughts: To start, let’s be clear about the morbidity rate of this virus. At the time of writing (22/8/2020) there have been 22.6 million diagnosed cases worldwide, resulting in 792,000 deaths. That’s a morbidity rate of 3.5%. As a bare statistic, that sounds …

MINDS WIDE OPEN

A wide-ranging survey of Americans in January this year revealed that two-thirds of Americans believe that having ANY kind of faith is more important than the particular faith a person chooses to have. Disturbingly, of those who expressed this opinion, 56% identified as evangelical Christians. The survey, called the “American Worldview Inventory”, was conducted by …