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If there's one word to describe the Trump administration, it's despair. For those of us who knew better, we've felt despair from day one. Now, even Trump's biggest supporters are feeling the pain.


Pope Francis's TED Talk
From TED, His Holiness Pope Francis on the need for more equality, solidarity and tenderness in our world. Read and watch here.

The Dangers of Complete Certainty
From the New York Times, columnist Bret Stephens on the danger of scientists feeling so certain they have climate change all figured out. Read more.

Neil deGrasse Tyson on the Importance of Science
The famed scientist on with what he considers some of his most important words ever spoken. Read and watch here. 

Is Religious Freedom Declining?
According to The Economist, in many countries, the answer is yes. Read more.

Just How Much Have Drug Overdoses Increased?
This New York Times piece let's you predict just how much drug overdoses have increased in the United States. I predicted 100%. I was wrong. Read more.

Ann Coulter Deserves Free Speech
CNN's Mark Randazza on how Berkeley went wrong on Ann Coulter. Read more.

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