AD and BC Dropped

The Australian National History Curriculum plans to replace long-held terms BC (Before Christ) and AD (Anno Domini) by “neutral” terms BCE (Before Common Era), BP (Before Present) and CE (Common Era). Griffith Baptist Minister Kevin Webb is reported to say it was an absurd attack on the foundation of Australian society.

For story: http://www.dailyadvertiser.com.au/news/local/news/general/bc-ad-change-an-act-of-christian-cleansing/2280683.aspx

Or: http://www.ottawacitizen.com/news/Australia+goes+drops+from+curriculum/5348501/story.html

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POSTED 11 Sep 2011
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