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What I'm reading: Wild West gun laws fuel border crisis

By Fareed Zakaria

“The role of gun trafficking has been oddly absent in the debate over the gang violence in Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala that, coupled with economic despair, is driving the migrant wave from those three nations, the so-called Northern Triangle,” … 175 more words

CNN's Jason Miks

Comfort Reading

Cleaning out the basement doesn’t yield much discovery these days.  Though we’ve lived in our house for coming on nine years this November, I’m proud to report more items have made their way out than in; even with three girls underfoot. 690 more words

Motherhood

What We're Reading Now: 'Arts & Entertainments' by Christopher Beha

Have you met Jacob the Intern? You should, especially if you like to read, as he is full of suggestions. I spent a little time at his desk last week and in the middle of explaining something I needed help with he quietly asked what I was reading / what I like reading / did I want to borrow… 238 more words

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What I'm reading: How to change minds

By Fareed Zakaria

“What if the best way to change minds isn’t to tell people why they’re wrong, but to tell them why they’re right? Scientists tried this recently and discovered that agreeing with people can be a surprisingly powerful way to shake up strongly held beliefs,” … 377 more words

CNN's Jason Miks

The Artisan Soul

The Artisan Soul. Erwin McManus. 213 Pages. Creativity/Self-Help/Spirituality.

Summary: The Artisan Soul is a manifesto and blueprint on how we were all created to create and the fullest we will be is when we are living our life as a work of art. 293 more words

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What I'm reading: Don't squander U.S.-Germany ties

By Fareed Zakaria

“While calls for full disclosure of surveillance activities are unrealistic, it is now paramount to engage in a continuous intelligence dialogue between the U.S. 171 more words

CNN's Jason Miks

What we're reading: Whoever You Are (Guest blogging on Gypsy Momma!)

I’m over at Gypsy Momma today, a fantastic blog about traveling and living abroad with kids. Jess at Gypsy Momma is an amazing woman with a full-on career who makes globetrotting with children look chic,  easy and fun!   49 more words

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