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Conservative Christians, Religious Freedom Laws, and Gays
The sad, twisted truth of conservative Christianity's effect on the mind. (from Salon) Gays, religious traditionalists, and the feeling of being under siege. (from The Atlantic ) Why the Christian right may never recover from Indiana. (from Think Progress )...
The sad, twisted truth of conservative Christianity's effect on the mind. (from Salon) Gays, religious traditionalists, and the feeling of being under siege. (from The Atlantic) Why the Christian right may never recover from ...
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Tests, Tests, and More Tests
What happens when students boycott a standardized test? (from The Atlantic) Here are 7 reasons to have your son or daughter opt out of educational testing. (from The Huffington Post) New SAT, new problems. (from The Atlantic)
What happens when students boycott a standardized test? (from The Atlantic) Here are 7 reasons to have your son or daughter opt out of educational testing. (from The Huffington Post) New SAT, new problems. (from The Atlantic)
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Twin Peaks Turns 25
The 5 ways Twin Peaks changed television. (from Entertainment Weekly ) 10 terms from Twin Peaks explained. (from Mental Floss) A ranking of all the 118 sweaters seen on Twin Peaks. ( from The Cut) The Twin Peaks cast just won't let David Lynch go quietly. (...
The 5 ways Twin Peaks changed television. (from Entertainment Weekly) 10 terms from Twin Peaks explained. (from Mental Floss) A ranking of all the 118 sweaters seen on Twin Peaks. (from The Cut) The Twin Peaks cast just won't...
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Black Death Has Become an American Tragedy
Why the Walter Scott death in South Carolina won't change white America's mind. (from Salon) These shootings aren't coincidence; America was built in racism. (from The Guardian ) Fatal shooting reignites debate on police tactics. (from The New York Times) S...
Why the Walter Scott death in South Carolina won't change white America's mind. (from Salon) These shootings aren't coincidence; America was built in racism. (from The Guardian) Fatal shooting reignites debate on police tacti...
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The Worldview of the Zombie Apocalpypse
Why you should really be afraid of the walking dead. (from Motherboard) Why "The Walking Dead" is rooted in faith and and a hope for humanity. (from The Washington Post) Zombies don't discriminate. Or do they? (from The Washington Post ) The Kirkman Effect:...
Why you should really be afraid of the walking dead. (from Motherboard) Why "The Walking Dead" is rooted in faith and and a hope for humanity. (from The Washington Post) Zombies don't discriminate. Or do they? (from The Washi...
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Climate Crisis: It's Here, It's Near, and It's Scary
It's official: Climate change is now more divisive than abortion. (from Think Progress) An invitation to demand action on climate change. (from Rolling Stone) Can the climate crisis finally force us to change our broken system? (from The Nation ) The forgot...
It's official: Climate change is now more divisive than abortion. (from Think Progress) An invitation to demand action on climate change. (from Rolling Stone) Can the climate crisis finally force us to change our broken syste...
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Space Aliens and the Clintons
Why UFO activists are excited about the possibility of another Clinton presidency. (from Mother Jones) Hillary's alien baby and 7 other out-of-this-world political tales. (from Mother Jones) NASA's top scientist is certain we will encounter alien life forms...
Why UFO activists are excited about the possibility of another Clinton presidency. (from Mother Jones) Hillary's alien baby and 7 other out-of-this-world political tales. (from Mother Jones) NASA's top scientist is certain we...
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Game of Thrones Is Back: Westeros and Washington Politics
Can Game of Thrones explain American politics? (from The Washingtonian ) Meet Game of Thrones real-life DC counterparts. (from Rolling Stone ) Sesame Street take on Game of Thrones. (from Today Pop Culture) An illustrated guide to all 456 deaths in Game of ...
Can Game of Thrones explain American politics? (from The Washingtonian) Meet Game of Thrones real-life DC counterparts. (from Rolling Stone) Sesame Street take on Game of Thrones. (from Today Pop Culture) An illustrated guide...
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150 Years Ago This Week, the Guns of the North and the South Grew Silent, But the Battles Echo On
No matter what anyone says, the Civil War wasn't about states' rights. (from Quartz) Unfortunately for America, the Civil War isn't over. (from The Atlantic ) Not all the lessons from the Civil War have been learned. (from The Los Angeles Times) Why the Con...
No matter what anyone says, the Civil War wasn't about states' rights. (from Quartz) Unfortunately for America, the Civil War isn't over. (from The Atlantic) Not all the lessons from the Civil War have been learned. (from The...
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What Happens When a Big News Story Isn't True
University of Virginia files lawsuit against Rolling Stone magazine for false rape story. (from T he Washington Post) Despite damning report, Rolling Stone says it will continue to "do what we've always done." (from Slate) A case study in failed journalism....
University of Virginia files lawsuit against Rolling Stone magazine for false rape story. (from The Washington Post) Despite damning report, Rolling Stone says it will continue to "do what we've always done." (from Slate) A c...
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The Most Controversial Religion in America
Inside Scientology. (from Rolling Stone) Why it's so hard to beat to Scientology. (from The Washington Post ) 16 shockers in the new Scientology documentary. (from The Huffington Pos t) Here's 5 more revelations about Scientology that didn't make it into th...
Inside Scientology. (from Rolling Stone) Why it's so hard to beat to Scientology. (from The Washington Post) 16 shockers in the new Scientology documentary. (from The Huffington Post) Here's 5 more revelations about Scientolo...
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Religious Liberty Laws: Personal Freedom or LGBT Discrimination?
Proclaiming "no hate in our state," thousands rally against Indiana's new anti-gay law. (from Raw Story) From Apple to the NCAA, here are 10 entities protesting Indiana's LGBT discrimination law. (from Think Progress) Here's what Georgia businesses think ab...
Proclaiming "no hate in our state," thousands rally against Indiana's new anti-gay law. (from Raw Story) From Apple to the NCAA, here are 10 entities protesting Indiana's LGBT discrimination law. (from Think Progress) Here's ...
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