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  • Why nuclear diplomacy needs more women

    A homogenous group of policymakers makes innovation less likely.
  • The president of the United States is not above the law

    We live in a country where supposedly anyone can grow up to be president of the United States—if you are straight, white, “Christian,” and rich. In my lifetime, there has only been one exception to that rule. But the idea that anyone can grow up to be president is prevalent in the mythology of the United States of America.  Most Americans are generally good people. We go to work, pay our taxes, raise our children, and try to do good things in our communities. However, as human beings, we are...

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  • The Wellness Industry Needs to Be Reclaimed From Celebrities

    Celebrity endorsement of wellness trends truly jumped the shark with the news that the wholesome lifestyle guru Martha Stewart plans to link with leading cannabis company Canopy Growth to develop and market a range of CBD products. There was no medical professional in sight. In the past month alone, we've been worrying whether the ketogenic