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Monday, Nov. 5, 2012

A geologist investigates ‘Noah’s Flood’

 In some polls, nearly half of all Americans believe the Earth is only 6,000 years old and was once entirely covered by Noah’s flood, which left behind the mountain ranges and canyons that constitute the topography of our world.
08.06.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
The situation in Tibet remains grave. China continues to occupy the roof of the world and is settling large numbers of Chinese in the mountainous land, threatening to displace the native Tibetans. Meanwhile, many young Tibetans have grown impatient with their spiritual leader. The Dalai Lama, one of the world�s most respected religious figures, urges patience, counsels compassion and continues...
Friday, April 4, 2008

Milwaukeean Has a Personal Connection to Protests

The recent uprising in Tibet, where civilians and Buddhist monks are protesting the 50-year occupation of their land by China, may seem far away and difficult to comprehend. KT Rusch, a Milwaukee musician, has a personal connection to the protests. Rusch has sponsored and exchanged letters with an exiled Tibetan monk for 14 years.