Discussed: doubt; Pascal’s approach to faith; a plausible refutation of religion; the nepotistic figure of Christ; hadith and the theological gamble of suicide bombings; time and its eternal return; end-time theology, and similarities between Ronald Reagan and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
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NEW BOOK: The Sentences That Create Us draws from the unique insights of over fifty justice-involved contributors and their allies to offer inspiration and resources to create a thriving writing life behind bars—and shared beyond the walls. https://www.haymarketbooks.org/books/1766-sentences-that-create-us @PENamerica
This week, the Indian-run administration of Kashmir shut down the Kashmir Press Club, which had emerged in recent years both as a space for journalists to work and for them to express solidarity with colleagues facing pressure from the government. https://wapo.st/3rLaeHo