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Commentary: Open your minds, America - CNN.com

Editor's note: Rudy Ruiz founded RedBrownandBlue.com, a site featuring multicultural political commentary, hosts a nationally syndicated Spanish-language radio show; and wrote a guide to success for immigrants ("¡Adelante!" published by Random House). He is co-founder and president of Interlex, an …

The Roots and Dangers of Closed-Minded Ideological "Thinking"

"Rational" arguments are usually cover for underlying ideological worldviews<p>Last week when the Egyptians voted in an open election for the first time …

THE MYTH OF BEING OPEN-MINDED

In our western world, many people pride themselves in being "open-minded." It is thought of what is required to be free of being blinded by false …

How to Open Closed Minds

You aren’t open minded if you haven’t recently changed your mind.<p>Discussing, debating, and exploring are window dressing if you aren’t</b> …

Meeting Racism, Homophobia and Close-Mindedness With Love and Compassion

Hate, negativity, close-mindedness -- none of this is new. Being heavily tattooed with big holes in my earlobes, a skateboarder and a fan of punk/hardcore music since my teenage years has left me all too familiar with judgmental people, especially growing up in a small town before these things …

Why Americans Struggle to Be Happy

<i>By Jill Suttie</i><p>Americans want to be happy. The pursuit of happiness is even an unalienable right for Americans, according to the Declaration of Independence.<p>But some recent studies have found a paradox: The pursuit of happiness tends to make individual Americans unhappy. Did the Founding Fathers set …

Can sea life adapt to souring oceans? | Sea Change

For a glimpse of how nature might — or might not — adapt to ocean acidification, scientists turn to the prickly “hedgehog of the sea.”<p>"Sea Change" …

Rate of ocean acidification due to carbon emissions is at highest for 300m years

The oceans are becoming more acidic at the fastest rate in 300m years, due to carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels, and a mass extinction of key species may already be almost inevitable as a result, leading marine scientists warned on Thursday.<p>An international audit of the health of …

Pacific Ocean warming faster than it has in 10,000 years, study finds

Scientists have struggled to explain a recent slowdown in the rise of global surface temperatures while skeptics have seized on the 15-year lull to cast doubt on the science of climate change.<p>A new study offers one explanation of where much of the heat trapped by greenhouse gas emissions is going: …

Ocean Acidification May More Than Double by 2100: Study

Ocean acidity is likely to more than double by 2100 because of fossil-fuel pollution, putting fisheries at risk and diminishing the capacity of the …

X Prize Announced to Save Oceans from Deadly Acidification and Rising CO2 Levels

The X Prize aims to tackle the world’s greatest challenges by creating ‘large-scale, high-profile, incentivized prize competitions’ to encourage …

Purple sea urchins have a weapon against ocean acidification

As the carbon content of the ocean continues to increase, purple sea urchins may be able to adapt rapidly to survive.<p>In the race against climate …

United Airlines Apologizes to Man with Cerebral Palsy After He Was Left to Crawl Off of His Flight

United Airlines has apologized to a disabled man who was left to crawl off of his flight last week.<p>D’Arcee Neal, a 29-year-old man with cerebral …

Man's Failed Paternity Test Reveals He Absorbed His Unborn Twin's DNA in the Womb

A 34-year-old Washington man and his wife welcomed a healthy baby boy in June 2014 with the help of a fertility clinic. But when they discovered that …

Alleged Cat Killer Had History of Abusing Felines, Police Affidavit States

A 24-year-old man who is accused of abducting, injuring and killing cats in San Jose, California, has a history of mistreating felines, according to …

Cleveland Man Arrested For Allegedly Murdering His Mother

A Cleveland, Ohio, man was arrested in Iowa this weekend on charges of allegedly killing his mother in her apartment in Ohio.<p>A spokesperson for the …

Funeral Held For Albuquerque Girl Killed in Road Rage Shooting

A funeral was held Tuesday for the four-year-old girl who was killed in a road rage shooting in New Mexico last week.<p>About 400 friends and relatives …

Peyton List: 'I Think Every Girl Has Doubts About Her Body'

Peyton List thinks Hollywood is moving in the right direction when it comes to accepting women of all shapes and sizes.<p>“I think every girl always has …

Signs of Animal Abuse: Would You be Able to Spot Them?

Recently, animal welfare officials received a tip from an unknown source who spotted unusual bite marks on several pit bulls. The American Society …