Wednesday, February 21, 2007

People's Wisdom?


This news suggests that the "masses" may not be so stupid and ignorant after all! There may even be hope... who knows?!

A poll of 28,000 people carried out for the BBC World Service found that a majority of surveyants from around the globe believe the main causes of problems between the West and Islam are not based on religious but political and economic factors.

The BBC reports that Doug Miller, the president of GlobeScan – the company which carried out the poll for the BBC – said the results suggested that the world was not headed towards an "inevitable and wide ranging clash of civilizations.

(More here in The Christian Science Monitor)

2 Comments:

At 15:51, Blogger On en parle said...

Every day in countries lot's of people can work together and share activies, even pray together dispite they do not believe in the same God. Because they share some moral values, leisure, they show respect towards the others. It may happen that they talk each other about their spirit and God.
Unfortunately religious wars started 2 000 years ago and never stopped. I'm convince it's because politicians and fanatics are interessted in enrolling human beings to accomplish their purpose. But really, people want to leave in peace and don't take pleasure in destuction of life.

 
At 15:52, Blogger On en parle said...

Every day in countries lot's of people can work together and share activies, even pray together dispite they do not believe in the same God. Because they share some moral values, leisure, they show respect towards the others. It may happen that they talk each other about their spirit and God.
Unfortunately religious wars started 2 000 years ago and never stopped. I'm convince it's because politicians and fanatics are interessted in enrolling human beings to accomplish their purpose. But really, people want to leave in peace and don't take pleasure in destuction of life.

 

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