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Why are there pictures of dead Africans in the New York Times?

This is a pet peeve of mine. Why are European and North American media houses willing to splash pictures of dead and/or mutilated bodies of Africans on newspapers and on-air? I really have to find the time to do a proper post on the subject. But while you are waiting, [...]
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Russell Brand Sits Down With a Philosopher to Find the ‘Truth Behind the Headlines’

News : Truthdig (11 hours ago)

Some newspapers would have you believe you’re in constant danger of being eaten by a giant South American bird around the corner from your home. Read Post

Origins of North African and Central/East European Jews

Academics / Anthropology : Dienekes' Anthropology Blog (2 years ago)

A couple of new papers appeared yesterday. I'll just post the abstracts for the time being, and add any further comments as an update when I find the time for them. Some related analyses of mine: fastIBD analysis of Afroasiatic grou... Read Post

House Rabbit Society Warns Parents Against Impulsively Buying Easter Bunny Pets

News : Mediaite (5 hours ago)

The House Rabbit Society, a non-profit organization dedicated to responsible rabbit ownership, is not crazy about Easter according to a new article in The New York Times. It's this time of year that parents tend to buy rabbits as pe... Read Post


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