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A New Philanthropy

My university’s decision to sell its public radio station (KPLU) to Seattle’s (KUOW), has upset lots of KPLU listeners both on and off campus. You can read the PLU president’s rationale… 689 more words


Pathfinder (2007, Marcus Nispel), the unrated version

If Pathfinder weren’t so long, it might be more amusing. For the first hour, it’s actually rather tolerable. It’s not any good, of course, but the story of this Native American tribe encountering invading Vikings does look good. 306 more words


Local Students To Unveil Mural Of Murdered Journalist Daniel Pearl

LAKE BALBOA (CBSLA.com) — Four local students are set to unveil a mural of late journalist and musician Daniel Pearl, who was kidnapped and murdered in Pakistan in 2002. 74 more words


Judea Pearl Open Letter

An extraordinary “open letter” to Professor Cornel West has been published in the Jewish Journal by Judea Pearl, Chancellor’s Professor of Computer Science and Statistics at UCLA, father of… 579 more words


Opinion: All too often, journalists pay for press freedom with their lives

My father stashed his war memorabilia in a wooden box a long time ago. After his death, my mother gave the box to me. It remained unopened until I planned a trip to Normandy. 578 more words


Christopher Hitchens: Their Hatred Towards Us Is a Compliment

“Because anti-Semitism is the godfather of racism and the gateway to tyranny and fascism and war, it is to be regarded not as the enemy of the Jewish people alone, but as the common enemy of humanity, and of civilization, and has to be fought against very tenaciously for that reason. 256 more words


Can You Pass this Simple “Who Did It?”

This is a real simple test.

You should make 100% on the test.

If not you have a reality problem.

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