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The Death of Expertise

Last updated: 08/07/2018

The Death of Expertise Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins Unabridged Audiobook 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.4 (410 ratings) Regular price: $26.59 A 30-day trial plus your first audiobook, f

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Lawmakers in UK and US Propose Sweeping Changes to Tech Policies to Combat Misinformation

Last updated: 08/07/2018

Two years after the twin historic events that rocked the global system–the Brexit referendum and the US Presidential election–lawmakers in Britain and the United States are hea

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But My Faith Brings Me Comfort

Last updated: 08/02/2018

June 12, 2012 But My Faith Brings Me Comfort Ever since I first realized that I am an atheist, I have received countless questions from Christian family members, friends, and even

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"Liberals Have Compromised on Their Own Values": An Interview with Ali A. Rizvi

Last updated: 07/31/2018

The Pakistani-Canadian writer Ali Rizvi is a fierce critic of Islam, the religion in which he grew up. But unlike many other critics who maintain that Islam is inherently incapab

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r/atheism - Gay valedictorian kicked out of his home for refusing to attend parent's church

Last updated: 07/31/2018

Gay valedictorian kicked out of his home for refusing to attend parent's church What are your thoughts? Log in or Sign up log in sign up Sort by Glad he's getting support and could

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Read the Transcript of Obama’s Speech Defending Democracy

Last updated: 07/26/2018

Read the Transcript of Obama’s Speech Defending Democracy Video Former President Barack Obama warned against the rise of “strongman politics” at an event commemorating the 10

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Timothy Caulfield on Elle Macpherson, anti-Vaxx nonsense, and the opportunity to engage - The BMJ

Last updated: 07/23/2018

Celebrity gossip can be fun. Whether it is about the name of Kim and Kanye’s latest child (Chicago West), Ben Affleck’s odd body art decisions (a massive backtattooof a phoenix

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The Important Eclectic News Syndicate

Last updated: 07/23/2018

Having yesterday been to a ‘Skeptics in the Pub’ event on MEDITATION in Cambridge (my home town since last year) I had to think about the subject quite a bit. As I have hardly

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What Is the Tribe of the Anti-Tribalists? - Quillette

Last updated: 07/22/2018

Near the end of a much-discussed podcast in May entitled Identity & Honesty, Sam Harris and Ezra Klein have the following telling exchange: Here, in this standoff, we can see the

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The Carefully Chosen Wars of Free Speech Warriors

Last updated: 07/20/2018

Libertarian and comedian Liam Mullone asked me some questions about free speech. I replied too late, so as not to waste my typing, here are some answers. Many people have said tha

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