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According to David Frankfurter, professor of religious studies and history at the University of New Hampshire, evil does not exist. It is merely an idea people have made up to describe acts they cannot otherwise make sense of. “People have been obsessed by evil for centuries—obsessed with what evil is, who is evil, and how to avoid evil—and the 21st century is no exception. President Bush famously dubbed Iran, North Korea, and Iraq the Axis of Evil in his 2002 State of the Union address. In casual conversation and media stories alike, terrorists, politicians and criminals are labeled evil. With all these accepted references to evil, it is time that its true nature is exposed and thoroughly examined,” Frankfurter says. “We become lost in these large-scale terms for evil, invoking them for every anxiety, every criminal suspect, every political maneuver,” he says. “Those who have becom... more (1 Respondent)


2014 marks 100 years since the outbreak of WWI. In Britain, and many other countries, centenary events are planned. The UK Prime Minister has approved 50 million pounds to celebrate first world war battles such as the Somme, Gallipoli a... more (1 Respondent)

What is the most efficient sustainable power?

What is the most efficient sustainable power, wind, solar or hydro. We believe it is wind but we need your views. Please answer this poll. (7 Respondents)

Is UN-schooling a good idea?

UN-Schooling is a different way to teach children. Its very different from home schooling. Home schooling is when you have a schedule and you learn things even if you don't like it. Basically its like school at home. UN-schooling is a di... more (7 Respondents)


Many educators seek to educate 'the whole person', and some use the idea of 'the holistic student'. But what exactly is an 'holistic education'? And what would an 'holistic student' look like? This survey is short, but designed to help ... more (10 Respondents)

What would the world look like with Nuclear Fusion as a portable, widely used resource

If we could achieve nuclear fusion what do u believe our world would look like? (7 Respondents)

The Bodies from Pompeii and Herculaneum

Thousands of people died when Vesuvius erupted in AD79. Now the bodies are on display, and are also being used for research purposes. Should this be allowed? (3 Respondents)

Which chocolate is the best? White or milk?

White chocolate or milk chocolate? That is the question. (2 Respondents)