Melting Down

Does it disgust anyone else how the media hyperventilate about the possibility of a nuclear meltdown in Japan–which so far has killed no one–to the virtual exclusion of serious coverage of the thousands that we know are dead or missing from the earthquake and tsunami? Of course the nuclear issues are serious, but let’s have a little balance, please. I guess natural disasters have no role in the overarching storyline about the destruction of the environment by mankind … even when the environment is doing a fine job of that on its own.

About Stan Guthrie

Stan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for BreakPoint.org. He has appeared on National Public Radio's €œTell Me More,€ WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio'€™s €œNew Day Florida.€ A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
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