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Sam Harris: Psychedelia, Ethics, and More


Drugs and the Meaning of Life It’s been many, many years since I first tried peyote by the side of a mirror-still river outside of Laredo, TX.  In 1962 peyote was legal in the US and could be bought at … Continue reading

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Are your genes good enough to be passed on?


No Irish Need Apply Eugenics: A world movement at the turn of the century Lest we forget American attitudes prior to WWII, here is an old testament to what we really thought about racial superiority in the good old days.  … Continue reading

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Righthaven Trolls: Press Freedom Taliban?


DECEMBER 21ST, 2010 Help EFF Defend Against Righthaven Trolls Announcement by Rebecca S. ReaganThe copyright troll Righthaven has brought over 190 cases—and counting—against bloggers, online journalists and others since March of this year. While EFF has taken on two of these cases … Continue reading

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