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Chomsky: 'The Republican Party Is the Most Dangerous Organization in Human History'

<i>* This interview originally appeared on the blog of the Institute for New Economic Thinking.</i><p><i>To help make sense of where we stand as an economy, as a</i> …

Now we know who Trump really is

<b>(Getty/Nicholas Kamm)</b><p>Gag orders for his own people and lawsuits for everybody else, Trump has nobody’s interests in mind but his own<p>Lucian K. Truscott IV<p>March 21, 2018 11:00pm (UTC)<p>You need know only two things about the Trump presidency to understand what kind of man he is. We learned fairly early …

The Great Lie of Conservatism

The philosophical foundation of conservatism is a template for exploitation, argues Drew Magary, and it's time to stop treating it as half our country's guiding principles.<p>They’re all dead now. All the unofficial fathers of modern conservatism: William F. Buckley, Russell Kirk, Milton Friedman, …

Political Science

I Think Donald Trump and the NRA Just Solved All That Black Lives Matter Stuff

In the ongoing search for solutions to police brutality and state violence, black America has proposed some pretty outlandish ideas, including police …

The First 6 Pages of Bill Gates's Favorite Book Will Change Your Life (and the Next 500 Pages Aren't Bad Either) | Inc.com

If you're pessimistic about the state of world today, Bill Gates and Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker have a message for you: "This bleak assessment of the state of the world is wrong. And not just a little wrong--wrong wrong, flat-earth wrong, couldn't-<i>be</i>-more-wrong."<p>The quote appears on …

Bill Gates

Time To Make Life Hard For The Rich

It is time for polite, respectable, rational people to start saying what has become painfully obvious: It is time to stop respecting the rich, and …

Different Types Of Meditation Change Different Areas Of The Brain, Study Finds

There’s been a lot of discussion about what kinds of mental activities are actually capable of changing the brain. Some promises of bolstered IQ and enhanced brain function via specially-designed “brain games” have fizzled out. Meanwhile, meditation and mindfulness training have accumulated some …

Mindfulness

Stop Making These 4 Common Excuses and Boost Your Productivity | Inc.com

Mindfulness has gone mainstream. But with so many people practicing the art of being present to increase productivity, it's easy to wonder: "Am I doing this right?"<p>There's no wrong way to do mindfulness.<p>Since the goal is to be fully engaged in the present moment, and everyone's present moment is …

Mindfulness

With a real threat of antitrust and privacy regulation on the horizon, Google is on track to become this year’s top corporate lobbying spender in the US<p>Figures released last week show that Google spent a record amount of almost $6m lobbying in Washington DC in the past three months, putting the …

Silicon Valley

A Definitive Guide to the G.O.P. Insiders Enabling Donald Trump

From Paul Ryan to John McCain, Sarah Ellison takes a look at the men—and the motives—that are propping up a Donald Trump presidency.<p>Blame for the ongoing destruction wrought by the Trump administration will always attach to Donald Trump. But Trump cannot help himself. He is a pathogen, doing what …

Forget Comey. The Real Story Is Russia’s War on America

Why are we focusing on who leaked what to whom, when our democracy is under siege?<p>It was a breezy, surprisingly pleasant summer week in Washington as the frenzy around potential Trump-Russia revelations reached near-carnival levels. On Thursday, brightly clad groups scattered across the lawns of …

Russia

The United States government cannot be trusted so long as Donald Trump runs it

Trump’s behavior casts a shadow over everyone who serves him.<p>The United States government cannot be trusted so long as Donald Trump runs it.<p>That is the simple, chilling takeaway of James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee. It is separate from the legal question of whether …

The Democratic Party Is in Worse Shape Than You Thought

Sifting through the wreckage of the 2016 election, Democratic pollsters, strategists and sympathetic academics have reached some unnerving conclusions.<p>What the autopsy reveals is that Democratic losses among working class voters were not limited to whites; that crucial constituencies within the …

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

I'm particularly aware of this, because my daughter Eliza is graduating from high school in two weeks. The days are long, but the years are short.<p>I'm trying to hold back the urge to follow her around the apartment giving her little bits of advice and wisdom. To relieve my mind, here's what I would …

Want to Raise Healthy Kids? Science Says Teach Them to Eat Like Japanese Families Do | Inc.com

A study in the British medical journal <i>The Lancet</i> points out that of all the world's cultures, children who are born and grow up in Japan have the longest lives and healthiest lifestyles. One of the key reasons? It has to do with the way their families manage meals and choose their food.<p>The result …

Nutrition

Step up your guacamole game with these 8 mind-blowing recipes

You know guac costs extra—and whether it’s Cinco de Mayo or just your average Wednesday, you’re willing to throw down every time.<p>Which means that, …

Quick Bread Is Pretty Much Just Cake and You Should Eat It for Breakfast

Quick breads should be exactly that, quick. Any idiot can make these things. You’re not an idiot, are you? No, you’re smart, funny, and exceptionally …

Breakfast

In not-too-distant future, brain hackers could steal your deepest secrets

Religious beliefs, political leanings, and medical conditions are up for grabs.<p>OAKLAND, Calif.—In the beginning, people hacked phones. In the decades …

17 So-Called "Healthy" Foods Nutritionists Wish You'd Stop Eating

If you think most of the products labeled “healthy,” “skinny,” or “natural” are actually good for you, you couldn’t be further from the truth. In …

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• Health Articles<br>• Natural Remedies<br>• Weight Loss Diets<br>• Healthy Food Recipes<br>• Healthy Drink Recipes<br>• Beauty Tips<br>• Bodybuilding Tips<p>Related Links: Health Articles …

Weight Loss

4 Proven Ways to Increase Your Motivation to Exercise

Workout motivation. You don’t have any. You know exercise is good… and you still don’t do it. You’re not alone.<p>We all want a magic pill that makes us …

8 Scrambled Egg Recipes With a Secret Ingredient You'd Never Guess

Scrambled eggs can be completely boring or exciting, depending on how you cook them. If you don't know the best way to scramble eggs, you're at risk of winding up with a plate of dry, rubbery, flavorless mush. With a little help from some secret ingredients, however, you can take your plain old …

Breakfast

Eco-Cooler air conditioner cools a home without using electricity

Air conditioning units are expensive devices both to buy and to run. When they stop working, that’s also an expensive problem to solve. Even so, if …

Homemade Star Crunch Recipe

With gooey homemade caramel, creamy milk chocolate, and crunchy rice, these no-bake cookies are as satisfying as a candy bar, but way easier to make. Just boil up a pot of sugar water until it turns thick and golden like clover honey, then add some chilled cream and simmer a few minutes more. Once …

Dessert

Science Just Gave You an Awesome Reason to Get High and Masturbate All Day

The benefits of stoned sex are well-documented. Numerous studies have pointed out smoking weed can have aphrodisiac effects, relaxing your …

Why Women Are Choosing Virtual Boyfriends Over Real Ones

Mook spends time with her boyfriend, Scorpio, every week. Handsome and mysterious, with dark hair falling askew over one eye, Scorpio can be a bit abrasive, haunted as he is by a turbulent childhood that makes intimacy difficult. Fortunately for Scorpio, Mook, a 24-year-old living in Bangkok, likes …

Relationships