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" 'Dragon man’ skull reveals new branch of family tree more closely related to modern humans than Neanderthals."
" 'Dragon man’ skull reveals new branch of family tree more closely related to modern humans than Neanderthals."
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"Though many questions remain, one plausible explanation is that people who have already been infected by the virus are getting sick—and not _...Read More_
"Though many questions remain, one plausible explanation is that people who have already been infected by the virus are getting sick—and not _...Read More_
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>"Scientists now have to untangle what advantage those changes might give variants found in the U.K., South Africa, and Brazil."For most of 2020, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 jumped from human to human, accumulating mutations _...Read More_
>"Scientists now have to untangle what advantage those changes might give variants found in the U.K., South Africa, and Brazil."For most of 2020, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 jumped from human to human, accumulating mutations _...Read More_
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>"The philosopher, psychiatrist, and revolutionary militant Frantz Fanon was a key figure in the struggle against European colonialism. Fanon’s innovative thinking on racism and its relationship to class oppression still speaks vividly _...Read More_
>"The philosopher, psychiatrist, and revolutionary militant Frantz Fanon was a key figure in the struggle against European colonialism. Fanon’s innovative thinking on racism and its relationship to class oppression still speaks vividly _...Read More_
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>"Officials in Britain and South Africa claim new variants are more easily transmitted. There’s a lot more to the story, scientists say."
>"Officials in Britain and South Africa claim new variants are more easily transmitted. There’s a lot more to the story, scientists say."
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>"Literature That Defends Victims, Not Power _...Read More_
>"Literature That Defends Victims, Not Power _...Read More_
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“Belarus presents that fascinating paradox of what could be an alternative to the perils of late capitalism. It was by no means a backward looking country that anyone uninformed would perceive as such, but rather a technologically _...Read More_
“Belarus presents that fascinating paradox of what could be an alternative to the perils of late capitalism. It was by no means a backward looking country that anyone uninformed would perceive as such, but rather a technologically _...Read More_
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>"Enthusiasm for the American Revolution led colonists to burn, disfigure, and deface any symbol of Britain and its hated king." As 18th-century New Yorkers would learn, however, it proved relatively easy to tear down a symbol of _...Read More_
>"Enthusiasm for the American Revolution led colonists to burn, disfigure, and deface any symbol of Britain and its hated king." As 18th-century New Yorkers would learn, however, it proved relatively easy to tear down a symbol of _...Read More_
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"In 1992, psychedelics advocate Terence McKenna introduced the Stoned Ape hypothesis. The idea that early man evolved because of magic mushrooms is still debated today."
"In 1992, psychedelics advocate Terence McKenna introduced the Stoned Ape hypothesis. The idea that early man evolved because of magic mushrooms is still debated today."
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Just discovering Brigitte Baptiste, what a badass hero.
Just discovering Brigitte Baptiste, what a badass hero.
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"New scientific fields need to be branded and marketed so that the knowledge they embody can be learned and put to use where needed."
"New scientific fields need to be branded and marketed so that the knowledge they embody can be learned and put to use where needed."
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Pretty good piece, but I disagree with the characterization of union actions as "a drag". At risk of romanticizing collective action, my experience with unionization efforts is that when people are pushed to do the hard work of consistently _...Read More_
Pretty good piece, but I disagree with the characterization of union actions as "a drag". At risk of romanticizing collective action, my experience with unionization efforts is that when people are pushed to do the hard work of consistently _...Read More_
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"The challenge of making an ecosocialist revolution is huge — and there is no guarantee of victory. But there is no more noble goal in this time than to work with others to try to make it happen."
"The challenge of making an ecosocialist revolution is huge — and there is no guarantee of victory. But there is no more noble goal in this time than to work with others to try to make it happen."
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"Huey Newton and Bobby Seale founded the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense in October 1966 in Oakland, California. The Panthers practiced militant self-defense against the US government and fought to establish revolutionary socialism _...Read More_
"Huey Newton and Bobby Seale founded the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense in October 1966 in Oakland, California. The Panthers practiced militant self-defense against the US government and fought to establish revolutionary socialism _...Read More_