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Fast Talkers

In the first GOP debate, style revealed just as much as substance.

Donald Trump Gives Us the Politics We Deserve

This summer’s hottest political story has been the candidacy of Donald J. Trump. The business mogul has stunned the nation by rising to the top of the polls in the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, as the national media has feasted off his raucous rhetoric on a daily basis. The burning question on […]

The Conservative Atheists

The growth of the conservative atheist demographic will challenge both conservative and atheists groups to consider diversity within their ranks.

Same-Sex Marriage Comes to Georgia

Scenes from Atlanta as the Supreme Court struck down restrictions on same-sex marriage.

Scientology and Tax Exemptions

Claims of abuse in the Church of Scientology warrant investigation of the organization’s tax-exempt status.

Minds that May Matter

The development of computer-simulated animals raises difficult questions about minds, consciousness, and what it means to feel pain.