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Yes, Donald Trump can be removed from the US presidency. Here’s how | Jonathan Freedland

There are a lot of people hoping he’ll be turfed out of office soon – but first the Democrats have to start winning elections<p>The bar is set so low for Donald Trump that every day he doesn’t trigger a nuclear confrontation with a distant adversary is seen as a bonus. Today was one such day, as Trump …

Louis CK premieres secret film at Toronto International Film Festival

Louis C.K. on Saturday debuted potentially the most audacious film of the Toronto International Film Festival: a very Woody Allen-esque comedy that simultaneously comments on Allen — and C.K.'s — controversies.<p>C.K. shot the film, "I Love You, Daddy," earlier this year in secret. He financed its …

The Most Practical Way to Experience Personal Insights Every Single Day

In the Movie <i>Limitless</i>, we see Bradley Cooper take an NZT pill before he glimpses the best version of himself.<p>This person gives him advice he needs to …

This Practice Will Help You Identify The Root Of Your Anxiety

It was an early morning—swim team was supposed to start. Rushing around getting three kids out the door, a rush took over me. It was a heat that …

25 Mindfulness Quotes That Will Change Your Perspective on Life | HelloCare

I’ve been studying eastern philosophy for a few years now and I honestly feel blessed with every lesson I learn. The greatest thing about practicing …

Four Ways to Become a Health Care Entrepreneur Today

Technology and a desire for speed over bureaucracy are creating unique opportunities.<p>The country is in the midst of a major shift in the healthcare economy and there's lots of money to be had. Healthcare providers and better-informed customers want better quality products and services. And, thanks …

A constitutional expert explains the issues at stake in Trump’s travel ban

A federal judge in Washington state has imposed a temporary restraining order that prevents enforcement of President Donald Trump’s executive order banning residents from seven countries from entering the United States — either as refugees or as travelers. But whether that injunction will be upheld …

Now Is the Time to Talk About What We Are Actually Talking About

America has always been aspirational to me. Even when I chafed at its hypocrisies, it somehow always seemed sure, a nation that knew what it was doing, refreshingly free of that anything-can-happen existential uncertainty so familiar to developing nations. But no longer. The election of Donald …

Feminism

12 Books Every American Should Read Right Now

It’s lit<p>Since the election of Donald Trump, there have been many lists compiled of books to read and art to consume in the wake of his dark victory. There have been countless essays written, grappling with the difficulties of this time in history. There's "Rules for Surviving an Autocracy," by …

The 15 Best Places On The Internet For Book Lovers

It’s lit<p>The internet is great for many things: <i>The OC</i> GIFs, Harambe memes, and literature.<p>Does it seem like one of those things is not like the other? If it feels at all strange to you that the medium which has been credited (along with television, of course) with a national decline in attention …

Why Elon Musk says we're living in a simulation

Echoing a paper by philosopher Nick Bostrom, Elon Musk thinks there is a good chance humankind is living in a simulated reality.<p>The general idea of our reality boils down to three possibilities — humans go extinct before we are able to run a simulation of this size, humans choose not to run …

The Dalai Lama's Atlas of Emotions That Will Bring You Peace

August 10, 2016<p>Buddhism is an ancient tradition that has been carried out for millennia. It is more than religion, it is a life philosophy that has …

Mindfulness

Multiple Sclerosis could be reversed with calorie-restricted diet, study suggests

A calorie-restricted diet which mimics the effects of fasting may reverse the symptoms of multiple sclerosis and help repair the damage caused by the disease.<p>Scientists are so excited about the finding that they are moving to large human trials and are already recommending it for very ill patients …

Jon Stewart on Donald Trump: 'He is a man-baby'

<i>To find more of "The Axe Files with David Axelrod," check out podcast.cnn.com/the-axe-files-david-axelrod/</i>.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> Jon Stewart launched a stinging new round of criticism against Donald Trump on Monday, calling the presumptive Republican presidential nominee a thin-skinned hypocrite who ridicules …

University of Chicago

Groundbreaking study exhumes untold Nazi brutalization of women’s bodies

Dr. Beverley Chalmers’ latest book is not the kind people want to read. Yet, it’s one they should.<p>Titled, “Birth, Sex and Abuse: Women’s Voices Under …

Pregnancy

Study Details Source of Mental Problems Associated with Multiple Sclerosis

<b>A study out today sheds new light on multiple sclerosis (MS), specifically damage in the brain caused by the disease that may explain the slow and</b> …

Eat Your Veggies: 9 Deliciously Different Recipes

Vegetables don't have to be boring or relegated to a side dish. From roasted broccoli with chipotle honey butter to balsamic glazed roasted beets, these recipes are so flavorful and satisfying, they could carry an entire meal.<p><b>1. Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Honey Butter</b><p>In this recipe, broccoli …

Healthy Eating

7 Tips: What You Should Know About Complementary Health Approaches for Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease of the central nervous system. In MS, the body’s immune system attacks myelin, which coats nerve cells. Symptoms …

Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget by Sarah Hepola

<b>*A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*</b> For Sarah Hepola, alcohol was "the gasoline of all adventure." She spent her evenings at cocktail parties and dark bars …

The Story of the Lost Child: Neapolitan Novels, Book Four by Elena Ferrante

Soon to be an HBO series, book four in the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling Neapolitan quartet about two friends in post-war Italy is a rich, intense, and …

The 10 best books of 2015

Between the World and Me<p>By Ta-Nehisi Coates<p>Between the World and Me” is a riveting meditation on the state of race in America that has arrived at a tumultuous moment in America’s history of racial strife. What it does better than any other recent book is relentlessly drive home the point that …

Books

14 Books That Inspired Elon Musk

When people ask Elon Musk how he learned to build rockets, he has a simple answer.<p>“I read books,” he reportedly likes to say.<p>Musk — who was smart …

One of the Biggest Sci-Fi Novels of the Fall is Coming to Theaters Thanks to Brad Pitt

If you get to see the brand-new novel <i>Illuminae</i> on the big screen at some point, thank Brad Pitt. His company Plan B just bought the rights to adapt …

My Chronic Illness Has Cost Me More Than Just My Health

Autoimmune issues sap my strength, and with it, my ability to maintain relationships.<p>When something serious happens to someone medically, like a stroke, cancer, or a heart attack, well-wishers usually respond quickly with cards, casseroles, and flowers. We can be good parents, partners, siblings, …

The Unending Search for the Soul

In a brilliant new book, George Makari charts the ways Western thinkers have wrestled with questions of how the human mind is related to the material …

"Origin of the Universe Riddle Solved- and,er, It Wasn't God" Claim Canadian Physicists

A Group of researchers have made what may turn out to be the most significant discovery in HISTORY – how the cosmos came into being from nothing. The …

Physics

How The War Overlooked In History Books Changed The Course Of America

Looking for a great career? Or know another veteran, service member, or military spouse who is? Get started at Hirepurpose.<p>The solemn remembrance of …

Challenge Your Thinking With These Philosophical Books

Do you tend to read books by authors who think like you do? While scientists have found that any kind of reading can provide beneficial stimulation …