jottings from tertius
views of the world from my worldview window
"If there was no God, there would be no atheists." G.K. Chesterton
SITES OF NOTE
Tektonics Apologetics Ministry
The Adarwinist reader
Bede's Library: the Alliance of Faith and Reason
A Christian Thinktank
Doxa:Christian theology and apologetics
Mike Gene Teleologic
Errant Skeptics Research Institute
Stephen Jones' CreationEvolutionDesign
Touchstone: a journal of mere Christianity: mere comments
The Secularist Critique: Deconstructing secularism
Ex-atheist.com: I Wasn't Born Again Yesterday
imago veritatis by Alan Myatt
Solid Rock Ministries
The Internet Monk: a webjournal by Michael Spencer
The Sydney Line: the website of Keith Windschuttle
Miranda Devine's writings in the Sydney Morning Herald
David Horowitz frontpage magazine
Thoughts of a 21st century Christian Philosopher
Steven Lovell's philosophical themes from C.S.Lewis
Peter S. Williams Christian philosophy and apologetics
Shandon L. Guthrie
Clayton Cramer's Blog
Andrew Bolt columns
Ann Coulter columns
"These are the days when the Christian is expected to praise every creed except his own." G.K.Chesterton
"You cannot grow a beard in a moment of passion." G.K.Chesterton
"As you perhaps know, I haven't always been a Christian. I didn't go to religion to make me happy. I always knew a bottle of Port would do that."C. S. Lewis
"I blog, therefore I am." Anon
Saturday, January 29, 2005
This is how the game is played:
"ID is not science because it hasn't been published in peer-reviewed publications."
ID will not be published in peer reviewed publications because it is ideologically unacceptable.
Thus ID is not published in peer-reviewed publications.
Therefore ID is not science.
Game, set, match.
But what happens when an ID-friendly article IS suddenly published in a respected peer-reviewed publication?
The witch hunt begins.
Not only the author, but the editor, is abused, insulted, stigmatised, vilified, isolated, hounded and branded a heretic. David Klinghoffer investigates The Branding of a Heretic:Are religious scientists unwelcome at the Smithsonian?
"You are being singled out..."
How the fashionable fascism of the ruling scientific orthodoxy, fears politically-incorrect ideas, punishes dissenters and subverts freedom of expression.