Hi! Magazine 00134

No. 134, May – June 2012

ISSN 1466-0555

Barcode 9771466055002 – 05

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contents

  • HOT TOPICS
    Quinn questions RE; O’Brien stands tolerance on its head
  • CLEANING UP POLITICS
    Brian McClinton on corruption in the UK and Ireland
  • OCCUPYING THE PEOPLE’S BANK
    Kevin McNicholl on participatory democracy in action
  • PATRONAGE AND PLURALISM
    Dick Spicer on the hope offered by the Forum Report
  • THE FUTURE IS GOLDEN
    Lance Kennedy heralds a brave new world
  • MY CULT CAN LICK YOUR CULT
    William Harwood on a plethora of crazy sects and weird beliefs
  • VOLTAIRE’S PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY
    Brian McClinton on an audacious challenge to Christianity
  • WE’VE RUN INTO A LITTLE STORM
    Stuck-in-the-Middle on the struggle for power on SS Rustic
  • WHITHER ZIMBABWE?
    Andy Barr analyses the prospects
  • THE VATICAN ‘STATE’
    Bob Rees begs to differ
  • POETRY CORNER
  • LETTERS AND EMAILS
  • PROSPERO’S DIARY
  • BOOKS:
    Religion for Atheists
    Slavery, Abolitionism and the Ethics of Biblical Scholarship
  • FILM:
    Brian McClinton applauds In a Better World
  • MEDIA:
    Terry Moseley reviews the God Issue of New Scientist
  • THEATRE:
    David Oldfield reviews An Instinct for Kindness

Articles & Letters etc should be sent to the Assistant Editor, David Godden,

email: editor@humanism.ie editor@humanism.ie

Deadline for the next issue is: 16th June