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Old 5th November 2010, 01:12 AM   #2
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Link to the show in question:

It might be obvious or well known how to get there easily but just in case it wasn't for you here it is.

Sam Harris response to Hedges:

OK, I'm one that thinks that there is a kind of anti-Muslim bias that stems partially from cultural biases and biases driven by support for Israeli colonialism and militarism, so I was predisposed to agree with Hedges. I didn't exactly.

I thought he over simplified the views of people that he disagreed with and I thought his term, the new atheists, implied that there was more homogeneity in a particular set of prominent atheist views than existed.

A lot of his message seems to be, though, straightforward, criticism of American policy in the middle east and on that I thought he was on pretty solid ground.
The way of truth is along the path of intellectual sincerity. -- Henry S. Pritchett

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