Radio Freethinker

Vancouver's Number 1 Skeptical Podcast and Radio Show

Show notes for Episode 94

Posted by Ethan Clow on December 22, 2010

Radio Freethinker Episode 94 – Our mistakes, Evolution acceptance rises, astronomer sues university, UK tries to block porn, and is Wikileaks a good thing for democracy?

Download the episode here!

Song: Tell me sweet little lies by Fleetwood Mac

Skeptical News:

Belief in evolutionary origins of humans slowly rising – see here and here

Religious Astronomer sues University for claiming religious discrimination – see here

UK plans to block all porn in effort to ‘protect children’ – see here

U.S. hosting World Press Freedom Day in 2011 – see here

Topics:

Wikileaks – is it good or bad for democracy?

http://www.csmonitor.com/Innovation/Horizons/2010/1207/WikiLeaks-ditched-by-MasterCard-Visa.-Who-s-next

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2010/12/a-type-business-mccarthyism-hunts-wikileaks-site-founder/

http://crooksandliars.com/nicole-belle/if-julian-assange-should-be-tried-esp

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2010/12/wikileaks-smearing-assange-police-files/

http://www.inquisitr.com/92447/ku-klux-klan-i-okay-wikileaks-is-bad-says-mastercard-and-visa/
http://www.csmonitor.com/Innovation/Horizons/2010/1207/WikiLeaks-ditched-by-MasterCard-Visa.-Who-s-next
http://www.boingboing.net/2010/12/02/amazon-wikileaks-has.html
http://www.crikey.com.au/2010/12/13/funding-illegal-israeli-settlements-priceless/

Skeptical Highlights:

Skeptics in the Pub Downtown is today at 7:30pm at the Railway club here in Vancouver.

On Dec 30th we have the last skeptics in the pub of 2010 in Richmond at Legends pub at 7:30pm. That’s Thursday the 30th at Legends pub only a few minutes away from the bridgehouse skytrain station in Richmond. See the Facebook event for more details.

 

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