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The Pope vs. Climate Change Deniers

The recent blizzard of bunk coming from climate change deniers giddy over the recent Snowmageddon that paralyzed the nation's capital is a classic case of putting ideology and politics before scien
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Refugees: North Korea's Seeds of Hope

North Korea is the most isolated and closed-off country in the world.
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Joseph Stack's Suicidal Terrorism: The Definition of Insanity

I had thought we'd all agreed that flying airplanes into buildings full of office workers was not a legitimate form of protest, but the Wall Street Journal's
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Don't Give Anything Up for Lent -- Give Yourself

Are you giving something up for Lent? What and why?
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Absurd Health Insurance Premiums Renew Calls for Public Option

Health insurance companies have been remarkably brazen of late. Are they confident enough that they have killed health insurance reform that they can operate with impunity?
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Interview with Brian McLaren About 'A New Kind of Christianity'

Author Brian McLaren's A New Kind of Christianity: Ten Questions That
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My 'Daniel Fast'

Sometimes things get so bad that you really don't know what to say or do. When that happens, it's a good time to fast and pray.
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Video: Saved from the Rubble in Haiti

Here is an interesting interview with Gerald and Wenson, who helped to rescue Christa Brelsford after a house in Darbonne collapsed on her during the earthquake.
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