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Why Atheists Like Dawkins and Hitchens Are Dead Wrong

AlterNet / By Sana Saeed

Acolytes of Dawkins & Hitchens pretend that ignorant evangelicals represent all of religion. Here’s what they miss.


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Art And Humanities

Frankie Knuckles: A Look at the Dance Legend's Groundbreaking Career

By Kerri Mason | April 01, 2014 4:14 PM EDT

CIRCA 1988: Photo of Frankie Knuckles

Al Pereira/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images

The international dance music community is mourning the loss of one of its founders and most beloved figures today. 519 more words


The Afterlife of Pia Farrenkopf

March 27, 2014

Posted by Carmen Maria Machado

Sometime in early 2009, Pia Farrenkopf died in the back seat of her Jeep, which was parked in the garage of her home. 961 more words


Titanic letter reveals new first-hand account of disaster

Translated letter provides first-hand account of the “unforgettable scenes where horror mixed with sublime heroism” as the Titanic sank

Translated letter reveals first hand account of the “unforgettable scenes where horror mixed with sublime heroism” as the Titanic sank¬†Photo: Getty Images… 1,270 more words


David Harvey: the crisis of capitalism this time around

by David Harvey on March 24, 2014

In this excerpt from his new book, the leading geographer reflects on the ongoing capitalist crisis and the historical moment in which we find ourselves. 1,871 more words


Get to know the nudists boarding your Google bus.

Nathanael Turner /New York Magazine


Who Are These Naked People Getting on My Google Bus?

March 12, 2014, 4:27 PM PDT

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Google Sued For Data-Mining Kids' Emails in Its Education App

AlterNet / By Jodie Gummow


Google admits scanning millions of student

emails to serve targeted advertisements.

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