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Voucher schools in Louisiana and Indiana are using a “US History” textbook in their eighth grade classes that teaches that the “hippies” of the 1960s were draft dodgers who were rude, didn’t bathe,

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Here: The first thing that strikes me about it. If someone in your story is accused of something, you’d better do your damnedest to give them a chance to respond. There’s no sign that Rubin Erdley.

Weil is doing the same thing by trying to confuse the issue of efficacy/effectiveness by throwing in the issue of "patient belief" and placebo medicine. As is the case with anti-vaccine activists and.

And in the end the question does rest with the citizenry, all the citizenry. How far are we going to let things go? How hard are we willing to fight for our democratic principles and processes? If.

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There is a time in the lives of academics, the fortunate ones at least, when the topic of their research aligns with events taking place on the mean streets beyond the ivory tower. Such has been the.

If images of a miscarried 19 week-old have such an impact on someone passionate about abortion rights, what effect do they have on those harbouring politics that sway a little more to the right, ask.

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Half the people in the world commit this sin against god: they are born women. It’s an astounding thing that any women at all accept Christianity, Judaism, or Islam; these are profoundly misogynistic.

Turning each new atrocity into a culture war scuffle that pits those who can "clearly see" the Islamist enemy against those who "dare not speak its name" doesn’t take us step closer to a rational and.

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(Well, hello, CBS! We can always count on you to do things the traditional way — at least until Big Brother returns next month.) Host George Lopez, wearing the sort of fixed grin you tend to find only.

I’ve always believed that we live in a fundamentally liberal society that can trace its way back to enlightenment thinkers like Jefferson, Madison, Locke, Mill and Rousseau. Sure, the past 24 years of.

For the midges, Dr. Ayala said, “it makes evolutionary sense. If you are a male and you have mated, the best thing you can do for your genes is to be eaten.” But if God or some other intelligent agent.

In response, Clinton has in recent days stepped up her attacks on Sanders, labeling him as, among other things, out of touch with political reality. This was not Clinton’s plan: She was happy to have.

One of my Twitter followers asked today if I thought orthodox Christians ought to fight for our rights in court, or retreat. This is a common question from people who haven’t read The Benedict Option,

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It is depressing that so many smart people cannot or will not recognize that we are capable of learning things even from people we regard. with its insistence on putting the physical world and the.

California NORML has a new angle on the DEA’s medical marijuana raids, noting that they are costing the state "tens of millions in tax revenues": Although the DEA has tried to portray dispensaries as.