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Apr 26

The REAL reason for the Boston Tea Party



Posted 2 years, 11 months ago.

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Colonists cared less about buying their tea cheaper than they did about the principle of not accepting any tax from Parliament without representation.



Apr 25

Honeybee Democracy: What our gov’t can learn from honeybees



Posted 2 years, 11 months ago.

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Lessons on how to build a consensus and avoid having a lot of unhappy losers.



Apr 25

If we are what we eat, how many calories is that? Find out what the FDA is proposing.



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Cities like New York and Seattle already have laws in place that require all restaurants to post nutritional information on their menus, but is this a good thing?



Apr 22

DC mayor Vincent Gray and civil disobedience as a ‘badge of honor’



Posted 2 years, 12 months ago.

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While at first it might seem strange that a mayor would get arrested at a protest, Gray’s action is simply part of a long tradition of dissent that even precedes the founding of the republic.



Apr 21

Should voters have to pass a civics test?



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A recent op-ed suggests voters should have to take a test. Would that be Constitutional? The answer may surprise you.