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Democrats can beat Trump by standing up for the values of liberal democracy

As an independent most often surrounded by deep-blue Democrats, I’ve watched with more than usual concern as friends, family and colleagues debate their party’s future. My concern is elevated because in the wake of the 2016 election, the fate of the Democratic Party looks increasingly intertwined …

Political Science

This Drybar-Like Salon Is for Women With Natural Hair

Heads up, women with natural hair: There’s a new beauty boutique to add to your bucket list. The days of recreating a Drybar at home will soon be a thing of the past, as the latest quick-service salon is finally serving the needs of ladies with natural, textured hair.<p>GoodHair Salon, founded by …

12 Over-the-Knee Boots to Get You Excited for Fall

When it comes to fashion, fall is probably our favorite season. With textures, layering and experimental silhouettes all fair games, there's lots to …

How to Fix White Balance in Photoshop by Finding a 50% Gray Point

Here’s a great 2-minute video tutorial that teaches a technique for fixing white balance in Photoshop. The basic idea is that you can locate a 50% …

Tutorials

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

Cuban internet delivered weekly by hand

<b>Cuba is a land in many ways cut off from the rest of the world. For one thing, general public use of the internet is restricted and most people don't have access to a connection.</b><p>But many have found a surprising way to get their favourite web content in spite of restrictions.<p>Much of the largely …

The mistake we all make... and the simple experiment that reveals it

A simple experiment questioning people’s response to a picture reveals a common error that hampers our decision making. In an extract from his new book, psychologist Richard Nisbett reveals the ‘mindware’ to help us think smarter<p>Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. At the age of 19, he …

Psychology