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See, Sunday School just makes kids meaner! From the Guardian: Children from religious families are less kind and more punitive than those from non-religious households, according to a new study. Academics from seven…


Contagion, poison and trigger. The idea that books are dangerous has a long history, and holds a kernel of truth, says Frank Furedi at Aeon: At universities around the world, students are…


The US Department of Defense published its “Law of War Manual” in June and now the World Socialist Web Site dissects some of the more controversial provisions: The new US Department of Defense…



Not that I think closed-minded Egyptologists of the Zahi Hawass ilk have it all right either, but US Presidential candidate Ben Carson’s Biblically-influenced Giza Pyramids theory isn’t exactly lodged in scientific study,…














Here’s one of those mainstream media pieces (from Politico) that uses the term “conspiracy theorist” to besmirch a politician who threatens the establishment: Bernie Sanders is the most prominent conspiracy theorist in…


The reptilians have invaded Motherboard: According to a 2013 poll, as many as 12 million Americans believe in the possibility that reptilian overlords rule our country—that’s intergalactic, shape-shifting lizards in Congress and on TV….


For all of you long-term un- or under-employed disinformation readers, live long and prosper. From the Wonkblog: People often like to groan about how their job is “killing” them. Tragically, for some groups…


Eugenics is a word that makes certain conspiracy theory radio hosts froth at the mouth, yet the Telegraph tells us it “need not be a dirty word”: On Thursday, the UK will become…