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March 29, 2015
  
  
Politics-U.S.
TED RALL, 822 WORDS
ISIS' top brass believe they stand more to gain than to lose from the coming onslaught by U.S. drones and fighter jets. This should frighten us.
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International
MICAH HALPERN, 698 WORDS
Hamas is rebuilding its terror tunnels but not Gaza.
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Politics-U.S.
NORMAN SOLOMON, 470 WORDS
Like the vast bulk of the rest of U.S. mass media, when push comes to militaristic shove, the New York Times refuses to make a break from the madness of perpetual war. In fact, with rare exceptions, the dominant media outlets end up fueling that madness.
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BooksScience
ETHAN GILSDORF, 747 WORDS
If you've ever contemplated questions such as 'How close would you have to be to a supernova to get a lethal dose of neutrino radiation?' or 'If you suddenly began rising steadily at 1 foot per second, how exactly would you die?' then Randall Munroe's "What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions" is the book for you.
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InternationalHealth
MIKHAIL LYUBANSKY, 1368 WORDS
Institutional racism kills people, literally, but change is possible.
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HealthLife
LAURA BARCELLA, 1768 WORDS
Experts say that sugar affects brain chemistry and contributes to alcoholism and depression. It's also my addiction.
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InternationalPolitics-U.S.
SLAVOJ ZIZEK, 991 WORDS
The key decisions concerning our economy are negotiated in secrecy, out of our sight, with no public debate. And such decisions set the coordinates for the unencumbered rule of capital.
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LifeTechnology
CLIVE THOMPSON, 535 WORDS
Instead of putting different tasks in different windows, people are starting to put them on different devices.
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Politics-U.S.
RONALD BAILEY, 1173 WORDS
The criminality of newcomers to America's shores is a sticking point in the immigration debate, one that anti-immigrant think tanks such as the Center for Immigration Studies and the Federation for American Immigration Reform often return to. Just one problem: It's not real.
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Music
DACEY ORR, 2743 WORDS
The duo's latest, "Swimmin' Time," is a maelstrom of rock sensibilities, gospel-tinged energy and old country storytelling that embraces not only the celebrated songwriters of their home region, but also the couple's DIY attitude.
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Politics-U.S.Health
JUDY FOREMAN, 725 WORDS
Recent research suggests that marijuana may have a synergistic effect, enabling pain patients to get good pain relief with lower doses of opioids. It's too small a study to constitute proof, to be sure, but it's a scientific hypothesis that seems well worth pursuing -- except to the feds.
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Books
JESSE WALKER, 1501 WORDS
The misconceptions of "Millennials Rising," a heralded book published in 2000 that focused attention on Americans born after 1982.
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Politics-U.S.
CATHY YOUNG, 757 WORDS
Even as feminists deplore accusations of male-bashing, many are embracing "ironic misandry" (hatred of men).
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Film & TV
VINNIE MANCUSO , 1327 WORDS
Talking money, religion and technology with the cult director.
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International
MICAH HALPERN, 770 WORDS
As the Islamic State grabs headlines and attracts followers, jealous al Qaeda fumes.
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Humor
ALAN DUGGAN, 1602 WORDS
Consider thanking your toaster, as a hedge against the day the machines wake up and think to themselves: 'Hey, we should be running this show.'
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Food & Wine
YVONA FAST, 941 WORDS
Fruit smoothies and soups are a good source of dietary fiber, which aids digestion.
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Politics-U.S.
TED RALL, 759 WORDS
Conventional wisdom repeatedly implies that poverty is a permanent state that chronically afflicts a relatively small number of Americans, while the rest of us thrive in a vast, if besieged, middle class. In fact, most Americans between age 25 and 75 have spent at least one year living under the poverty line.
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Politics-U.S.
JUAN WILLIAMS, 912 WORDS
In both the Senate and the House, new players are primed to bring open minds and new energy to the debate over the subpar performance of American schools against global competition.
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Music
MARK LORE, 638 WORDS
Now almost eight years sober, Frehley is in fighting shape, both musically and vocally, and "Space Invader" is his best and most cohesive collection of songs since 1987's Frehley's "Comet."
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