Society and Culture

Back to 2001

Spring 2001

Back to 2001

Dan Cloer

Stanley Kubricks influential movie molded expectations about the year 2001. The reality hasnt lived up to the promise. 

Can Civilization Collapse?

Spring 2001

Can Civilization Collapse?

David Hulme

Can civilization collapse? It has before. It can again. But that’s not the end of the story.

Biography: Bill Gates

Winter 2001

Bill Gates: Pioneering Capitalist

Donald R. Hornsby

Pioneering genius, quintessential capitalist and one of the richest men in the world, Bill Gates has left his mark on the 20th century.

The End Was Nigh

Winter 2001

The End Was Nigh

John Meakin

The year 2000 has rolled over to 2001, and concerns about an impending end of the world seem to have evaporated. Is it the “end of the end”? 

Winter 2001

Up, Up and Away?

Robert C. Boraker

At Vision, we believe a careful study shows that the concept of the rapture as popularly believed is not found in the Bible.

City of Peace in Pieces?

Winter 2001

City of Peace in Pieces?

David Hulme

Both Palestinians and Israelis claim a right to the eternal city, but what makes the issue so contentious?

Fall 2000

Genetic Engineering in Humans

David Hulme

Twenty years from now people will be able to go to a medical clinic to be screened for their entire genetic makeup. How will that impact the children of the future?

The Ultimate Commodity

Fall 2000

The Ultimate Commodity

David Hulme

Vision publisher David Hulme interviews Jeremy Rifkin about the sweeping changes of the Information Age and the tough choices those changes demand of us.

Anatomy of a Sexual Revolution

Summer 2000

The Anatomy of a Sexual Revolution

John C. Anderson

The Kinsey Reports, now known to be flawed, revolutionized America’s attitude toward sex and sexuality, with far-reaching moral implications.

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