Category Archives: Cobblestone Debate

Jeg er træt af at blive skåret over én kam! Et svar om ikke at være religiøs.

[Danish-centric, a debate-post sparked by articles in Danish newspapers over the holidays about atheists vs religiousness] Her i jule- og nytårsdagene er der jo dejlig meget tid til at læse aviser og debatindlæg og den slags. Det vil sige – … Continue reading

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What may be an exercise in futility: Rebutting a religious zealot

I know – don’t feed the trolls. But recently, when I stumbled over this page: – honestly, I got mad. This is insulting – partly because it smears my country by an obvious string of false statements and outright lies, … Continue reading

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Løftebrud? Jeg holder ikke til mere af det vrøvl! (Danish-centric)

Politikens netavis i dag: »For vi har i øjeblikket en regering, som er kommet til på baggrund af en stribe eklatante løftebrud. Den sagde én ting før valget, og gjorde det stik modsatte bagefter. Jeg vil ikke fanges«, siger Lars … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Debate: Why, today, Je suis Charlie

It may be presumptuous for such a small, irregularily published and – in the big picture of things – largely irrelevant blog such as this to jump into the big debate following the 12 murders of journalists and cartoon artists in Paris … Continue reading

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What right is worth the lives of 120,000 children?

If you’d been asking this question in Rwanda just after the onslaught of the genocide – where the numbers were much more frightening that this – I honestly do not know what answers you might have had. But apparently, in … Continue reading

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