Monthly Archives: June 2007

Disband UNRWA

Dubious refugee relief by Nicole Brackman and Asaf RomirowskyWashington TimesJune 21, 2007http://www.meforum.org/article/1706 See Also: UNRWA Benefits From Conflict Recent violent events in the Palestinian refugee camps of Lebanon, as well as the internecine Palestinian fighting raging in Gaza, are a … Continue reading

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Moderates Yes, Fatah No

Fund Palestinian moderates, not Mahmoud Abbas Canadian Coalition for Democracies, 21 June 2007 Toronto, Ontario –  Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Hon. Peter MacKay, is correct to call for a moderate Arab Palestinian leadership.  But Mahmoud Abbas is no … Continue reading

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Biodiesel From Israel

Israel’s Ormat makes clean fuel that is good to go By Karin Kloosterman, Israel 21C, June 20, 2007 Daryl Hannah rides around in her 1983 El Camino making it sexy; Willie Nelson sings about it and brews his own recipe; … Continue reading

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Behe Under Attack

The Great Mutator by Jerry Coyne, New Republic, June 20, 2007 Issue date: 06.18.07 The Edge of Evolution: The Search for the Limits of Darwinism By Michael J. Behe (Free Press, 320 pp., $28) Click here to purchase the book. … Continue reading

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Understanding Climate Change

Climate change: Causes, effects and management strategies Reprinted from The Tide Online Nigeria, Jun 20, 2007 Climate describes the weather pattern of a place over a period of time, which ranges from 30 to 1,000,000 years. The parameters commonly used … Continue reading

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Michael Behe Responds

Question & Answer With Michael J. Behe, author of The Edge of Evolution: The Search for the Limits of Darwinism What do you believe Darwinian evolutionary processes can actually do? THE EDGE OF EVOLUTION asks the sober question, what is … Continue reading

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Saudi tourists are all over

Saudi tourists to spend $18.7bn on travel by Tamara Walid, Arabian Business, 17 June 2007 Around 4.5 million Saudi tourists are expected to spend nearly $18.7bn on foreign tourism this year, a 40% increase against last year, according to an Arab … Continue reading

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Where are the billions?

Arab world fails to achieve poverty alleviation targets By Barbara Bibbo’, Gulf News, June 19, 2007 Doha: The Arab region has not made significant progress in reducing poverty and lags behind other regions in achieving the Millennium Development Goals, a … Continue reading

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