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2014: The Year Of Fear Psychology

2014: The Year Of Fear

By Mark Edington

Reflecting on the heaviness of the top news stories of the year, and evaluating a common link between them.

The Truth About Conspiracy Theories Security

The Truth About Conspiracy Theories

By Garry Emmons

Perhaps a price we pay for the vigilance democracy requires is to tolerate the cuckoo theories to make room for those that merit further investigation.

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Israel Under Siege Middle East

Israel Under Siege

By Barry Shrage

No nation anywhere can be expected to tolerate assaults on its citizens, and Israel has every right to defend itself vigorously and decisively.

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America’s Addiction To Violence Newtown

America’s Addiction To Violence

By Steve Almond

It would be dangerously naïve to attribute the carnage of Newtown — and the grim litany of others before it — as something entirely apart from us.

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