August 11th, 2005


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"None of this helps explain a crucial feature of our time: while global economies are converging, cultures are diverging, and the widening cultural differences are leading us into a period of conflict, inequality and segmentation."
-David Brooks

A mother's protest in Crawford continues to draw attention.

John Tierney on debunking the drug war.

Good read on evolution versus religion.

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The paradox of dense sprawl on the left coast.

What about using greenhouse gases to terraform Mars?

Minimalism on the Metro makes life tough for tourists.

"Federal prosecutors are seeking bank fraud charges against lobbyist Jack Abramoff, a key figure in investigations involving House Majority Leader Tom DeLay."