[FoRK] True Belief and wars

Bill Humphries whump at mac.com
Sat Jan 3 12:03:02 PST 2009

On Jan 3, 2009, at 8:17 AM, Russell Turpin wrote:

> I thought this was interesting:
> http://scienceblogs.com/notrocketscience/2009/01/in_conflicts_over_beliefs_and_values_symbolic_gestures_matte.php

Two things the America press leaves out discussions of that conflict:

1. There's an aquifer under Gaza. I don't know how large or reliable.
2. Israel's use of Palestinians as casual day labor.

Water and wages may have as much or more import than faith.

-- whump

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