Daily Archives: February 13, 2012

2/13/2012 Links

Here are some links for today: 1.  Whitney Houston talks with Diane Sawyer about her struggle with drug addiction (see here).  I don’t know if this is the same video that I watched yesterday, but, in the one that I … Continue reading

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Bauckham on the Transmission of Eyewitness Testimony

In my latest reading of Richard Bauckham’s Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony, the focus was largely on the question of whether or not the Gospels contain anonymous oral traditions that were transmitted within the early Christian … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Religion

Nixon’s Civil Rights 13

In my reading of Nixon’s Civil Rights, Dean Kotlowski talks about how President Richard Nixon helped minority businesses and colleges.  In this endeavor, Nixon actually overlapped with the Black Power movement, which was skeptical about integration and urged African-Americans to … Continue reading

Posted in Black History Month, Politics, Race