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I wrote a diary on the rise of cancers among First Nations peoples for this last Monday Night Cancer Club. It sparked quite the conversation. I learned that there is also a misconception that ...
I think there are two underreported features of the fallout from Indiana that we should make sure do not get lost in the hoo ha.
One is that people are getting it that religious freedom does not ...
I knew a lawyer who was a Philosophy major as an undergrad. At a party many years ago - maybe we had consumed a few sips of beer - I asked him, what does studying Philosophy have to do with being a ...
Today, the House voted on two bills to weaken Dodd-Frank, undercut mortgage protections, and open the door to higher fees on borrowers.
The two bills were H.R. 650 "Preserving Access to ...
As I covered in 2013, Cruz' ties to the dominionist Christian right are deeply woven into Senator Cruz' life story [see: Ted Cruz Worked With Religious Right Founder Paul Weyrich, To Elect George W. ...
Bob Simon, a correspondent for "60 Minutes," was killed when the livery cab he was a passenger in crashed on the West Side Highway on Wednesday night, a police source said.
The 73-year-old ...
Blizzard 2015: New England Buried, NYC Lifts Travel Ban
BLIZZARD '15: THE LATEST
NYC lifts travel ban, subways back Tuesday morning
30-feet seas reported along Massachusetts coast
Boston mayor: '...
Alexis Tsipras delivered an amazing victory speech in front of a huge crowd in Athens:
"Today, we have the right to a smile which was deprived from us 5 years ago.
Today, we regain our lost ...
Hi folks, I am writing this at Dulles Airport, and I've just come from Cedwyn's parents house, which is where she's staying. Her parents are wonderful and they are giving her the best possible care ...