Monthly Archives: July 2013

Religion and Politics on Wikipedia (Edited)

Originally posted on Brian Sandberg: Historical Perspectives:
Despite its encyclopedic pretensions, Wikipedia is an unstable and undependable as a repository of knowledge. Since each entry can be endlessly edited and re-edited by Wikipedia workers and users, none of the information…

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Bombing at Buddhist Shrine in India

Nine separate bombs exploded at the Bodh Gaya temple, an important Buddhist shrine in in the Bihar region of India this weekend. Two people were reportedly injured by the blasts, but nobody was killed in the attacks. According to the … Continue reading

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