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Three Rules That End Poverty

I grew up a poor immigrant and spent much of my childhood killing roaches with 99 cent slippers. In public high school, I was surrounded by kids from every race, nationality and class. (I suspect they were inspecting my mullet.) But their success¬†had nothing to do with any of those … Three Rules That End …

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America’s Journalism Renaissance

From the rubble of #FakeNews, cherry-picked truths, and reality bubbles, America is quietly having a journalism renaissance. But its fate is in our hands. Here’s a formula for making American journalism great again. #journalism #media

[8] 5 Reasons Why Bullshit Won

Ever wonder why suddenly there’s all kinds of “fake news” and everyone, including our President, can lie without consequence? Steve Faktor explains the five evolutionary reasons why bullshit is winning. Enjoy the latest episode of The McFuture podcast (or read it below)! Remember to share it & rate it ¬†5-stars … [8] 5 Reasons Why …

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How Combative Atheism is Like The Gay Rights Movement, but Less Fabulous

For a while, I was enamored with the idea of aggressive non-believers like Christopher Hitchens, Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris,¬†and Bill Maher. Sure,¬†every generation is becoming¬†less religious, even if¬†measured in¬†p0rn downloads¬†alone. Yet the non-believer must¬†still lurk in the shadows¬†– or risk being¬†‘the weird one’ in every room. Combative atheists¬†offer those weirdos … How Combative Atheism is …

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