December 10, 2016

WATCH: “Eat, sleep, and screw” — cannabis “helps people thrive” – Salon.com

Joe Dolce, author of “Brave New Weed,” joins Salon’s Alli Joseph to discuss the effects of cannabis VIDEO

Source: WATCH: “Eat, sleep, and screw” — cannabis “helps people thrive” – Salon.com

December 10, 2016

A hero of real news: Amy Goodman and “Democracy Now!” celebrate 20 years of fearless journalism in the age of lies – Salon.com

“Democracy Now!” was at Standing Rock before the mainstream media even knew about it — and that’s nothing new

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December 10, 2016

How to Mark the Most Important Moments in Life… Without God

When we think of the birth of a child, weddings, or funerals, it’s hard to imagine them without religion. But atheists, too, want to mark those important occasions in life. There are secular […]

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December 10, 2016

Dawkins Service Corps Working In Rural America – Laughing in Disbelief

Coalmont, Tennessee –  Brian Hart started work before the dawn and is sure that his day isn’t going to end until late in the evening, but that’s the life as a member of the […]

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December 9, 2016

Diary of a Concentration Camp Survivor – Community – UTNE Reader

Follow one man’s journey to survive and document his time in a Nazi concentration camp.

Source: Diary of a Concentration Camp Survivor – Community – UTNE Reader

December 8, 2016

Journalism in a Post-Fact Trump Era – TheHumanist.com

Democracy depends upon an educated citizenry. Implicit in the concept of a government in which the will of the people directs policy, law, and leadership is the notion that citizens participate in the political process as rational, informed actors. Unfortunately, this ideal of democracy doesn’t always play out, as people are far too often not […]

Source: Journalism in a Post-Fact Trump Era – TheHumanist.com

December 6, 2016

20 Best Movies of 2016 | Rolling Stone

From incendiary tragedies to indie musicals, Martin Scorsese to ‘Manchester by the Sea’ – Peter Travers picks the year’s top films

Source: 20 Best Movies of 2016 | Rolling Stone

December 6, 2016

Shall We Ridicule Sacred Beliefs? | graygoosegosling

Shall We Ridicule Sacred Beliefs? As teenagers in school we studied the Inquisition; today we understand and totally reject its principals and its methods; we are embarrassed to admit that it was s…

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December 6, 2016

Does prayer In the Huddle Really Work? | graygoosegosling

Does Prayer Work in the Huddle? A definitive answer is better found in a scientific study than in my casual observations of athletic events over the years. Nevertheless, let me present my observati…

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December 6, 2016

Top 10 best comics and graphic novels of 2016.

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