MANY PEOPLE WOULD RATHER DIE THAN THINK; IN FACT, MOST DO. — BERTRAND RUSSELL

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Are we moving backward on race?

Tweet I’ve heard the term “post racial” tossed around a lot lately, especially in light of the 50th anniversary of the march through Selma, Ala., and the nation’s first black president — the symbolism of a…




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The fabric of the U.S.

TweetAllen West reported to us on July 29 that he enjoys the chance he has to “educate, edify, and challenge us all to think beyond the obvious.” He then takes exception with a statement that President Barack…


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Obama speaks candidly on climate change

TweetAlthough he should have been talking about climate change five years ago, it’s good to see Obama siding with science and advocating for a price on carbon. Better late than never. Here’s a preview from Tom…