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Christians Acting On Climate Change

Climate Change: An Evangelical Call to Action Preamble As American evangelical Christian leaders, we recognize both our opportunity and our responsibility to offer a biblically based moral witness that can help shape public policy in the most powerful nation on … Continue reading

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The Holy Virgin Mary

Anger Over Work Evokes Anti-Catholic Shadow, and Mary’s Power as Icon By GUSTAV NIEBUHR Published: October 3, 1999 Chris Ofili: British Artist Holds Fast to His Inspiration By CAROL VOGEL By Alastair Sooke 25 November 2014 “Ambitious”, “vibrant”, “gorgeous”: these … Continue reading

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elections

Clinton’s State Dept. calendar missing scores of entries By STEPHEN BRAUN Jun. 24, 2016 4:01 PM EDT WASHINGTON (AP) — An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings … Continue reading

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the Art of Meditation

Acceptance, Mindfulness, and Values: Why Now? Where will the dismembered teenager not loom? Posted Dec 19, 2008 The Morality of Meditation Gray Matter By DAVID DeSTENOJULY 5, 2013 Gaining competitive advantage on exams and increasing creativity in business weren’t of … Continue reading

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Distraction: something that makes it difficult to think or pay attention. : something that amuses or entertains you so that you do not think about problems, work, etc. : a state in which you are very annoyed or upset. Obama … Continue reading

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Lu Xun

Sinosphere By KIKI ZHAO JAN. 4, 2016 BEIJING — Once again, the early-20th-century writer Lu Xun, whose scathing critiques of the pre-revolutionary Chinese social order won him a place in the Chinese Communist pantheon, even though he himself was not … Continue reading

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merchants of doubt

A skeptic would find it interesting that many of the players involved in misleading the public about the dangers of tobacco smoke have been recruited by the anti-AGW camp (Dr. Richard Lindzen being one of them). They would also find … Continue reading

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A Plea for Caution From Russia

Op-Ed Contributor What Putin Has to Say to Americans About Syria By VLADIMIR V. PUTIN Published: September 11, 2013 282 Comments MOSCOW — RECENT events surrounding Syria have prompted me to speak directly to the American people and their political … Continue reading

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a glimmer of hope

House Speaker, John Boehner, Will Resign From Congress By JENNIFER STEINHAUERSEPT. 25, 2015 WASHINGTON — Speaker John A. Boehner, under intense pressure from conservatives in his party, announced on Friday that he would resign one of the most powerful positions … Continue reading

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Weeds Resisting Monsanto’s Glyphosate

GM crops created superweed, say scientists Modified rape crosses with wild plant to create tough pesticide-resistant strain Paul Brown, environment correspondent Monday 25 July 2005 01.04 BST Modified genes from crops in a GM crop trial have transferred into local … Continue reading

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