The Idea Department

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Has Jordan taken a step backwards in overcoming online media censorship? 

Castaneda ponders why Obama has been so uninvolved in the decriminalization of marijauna, but sees decriminlization fast approaching.

Check out the article here: http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/the-coming-end-of-the-americas—war-on-drugs-by-jorge-g—casta-eda

Peter Singer, one of the world’s most prominent ethicists, asks, “Is it always wrong to take an innocent human life?”
What do you think?

Peter Singer, one of the world’s most prominent ethicists, asks, “Is it always wrong to take an innocent human life?”

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What is your opinion on Putin’s announcement to divorce his wife of 29 years? Does he have alterior motives or is he another example of a ‘failed marriage?’

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