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Watching the Scales

Proverbs 11:1

“A false balance is abomination to the LORD: but a just weight is his delight.”

True Weight

In the attempt to stay a lean, mean, fighting machine (oh, get real), I have found myself watching the numbers when I weigh myself.

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false balance

Equality of voice calls for a match of scientists not with politicians or activists, but with those qualified to take a knowledgeable, albeit perhaps divergent, view of research.

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Faking the balance

This post will discuss the balance presented within our media and questions whether contested issues are really contested or just skewed.

There’s no denying that the media plays a very influential role in shaping the debate around issues and the general populations opinions. 507 more words


Stopping the spread of infectious scepticism

Smallpox, Diphtheria, Polio. Diseases that have thankfully been somewhat kept under control with vaccinations. In fact, immunization can be credited with saving approximately 9 million lives a year worldwide (unicef 1996). 866 more words


Ethics and Education to Rectify False Balance

The global media’s representation of global crises is important because it shapes public understanding of complex issues. Currently, a prominent example would be climate change… 471 more words

The Awkward Scales of False Balance

The icecaps are melting, the habitat of native animals is being degraded and the ozone is not the chunky layer of protective blubber it once was. 199 more words