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Whence the Beef?The gruesome trip from pasture to platter (and how to ensure that it's not so bad).
Golden ArchesBurger heiress tops this year's list of largest U.S. charitable contributions.
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A Fractious Majority The Supreme Court’s conservatives increasingly disagree with one another.
The Supreme Court Might Destroy Affirmative Action Because a White Woman’s Grades Weren’t Good Enough
Same-Sex Marriage Can Be Politically Uncomfortable. Here’s How to Marry and Keep Your Progressive Ideals.
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