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Are You There God? It's Me, Brain.How our innate theory of mind gives rise to the divine creator.
A Forgotten Scandal in Baltimore’s High SocietyCrooked lawyers sprang inmates from an asylum to make them slaves.
The Prideful, Arrogant President of Chick-fil-AWhy ignorance of human sexuality is dangerous.
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Why David Brooks Shouldn’t Talk About Poor People The New York Times columnist believes their poverty stems from a lack of virtue.
Anne Hathaway’s New One-Woman Play Predicts a Frightening (and Very Possible) Future in the Drone Wars
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Ayaan Hirsi Ali Is Obsessed With Muslims But she doesn’t understand what it’s like to be one in America.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Dan Kois found the single rightest thing ever published at Slate Dot Com.
Talent Trumps Principle Jameis Winston’s disturbing history will soon be a distant memory for the NFL.