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“The self is a style of being, continually expanding in a vital process of definition, affirmation, revision, and growth, a process that is the image, we may say, of the life process of a hea…

The Trouble with “Finding Yourself”

“[Art] is the process by which, in imagining itself and the relation of individuals to one another and to it, a society comes to understand itself, and by understanding, discover its possibil…

The Troubles Are Back - The New York Times

The Troubles Are Back

Peace in Northern Ireland relied on a flawed power-sharing deal that set sectarian divisions in stone.

Gyuto Monks Tantric Choir: Tibetan Chants for World Peace - YouTube

Gyuto Monks Tantric Choir: Tibetan Chants for World Peace

One of the most famous — and most frequently stolen — works of Western art reveals new truths about its past

Secrets of the Ghent Altarpiece: Everything you thought you knew about this work of art might be...

Secrets of the Ghent Altarpiece: Everything you thought you knew about this work of art might be.

Muslims across France attend Catholic Mass in a gesture of solidarity after the murder of a priest on Tuesday.

Muslims attend Mass across France

Gravitational waves, the result of two black holes merging, have been detected by a sophisticated observatory. Scientists say that proves Einstein was right.

Obama says GOP stood by while Donald Trump happened, Trump denies groping allegations, blames media and Clinton campaign Oct

Trump is woefully ignorant about minority youths in America - The Washington Post

In the U.K., weekly sales of vinyl records exceeded those of digital downloads last week. Vinyl sales amounted for £2.4 million while downloads had £2.1 million in sales

Vinyl albums have out-sold digital downloads for the first time ever

It shows a significant shift in how people are consuming music

Trump supporters and protesters clash as San Jose rally turns violent

Violence erupted in San Jose, California when around demonstrators clashed with supporters of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump after his Th.

Justin Bieber has taken up yoga.

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(Kalee Brown) Pope Francis has been featured in a lot of headlines lately, as he’s become a popular beacon of light for many non-Christians because he preaches equality and kindness, offering a very different (and frankly more compassionate) perspective than previous Popes. This has caused some confusion, given that the Vatican is perceived negatively by man due to its ties to sexual abuse, inequality, knowledge suppression, and more.

In Surprise TED Talk, Pope Francis Asks The Powerful For 'Revolution Of Tenderness'

She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931 she was the only sociologist to receive this honor

Hell raisers Journal: Jane Addams of Hull House Accuses Chicago Police of Starting West Side Riot Jane Addams, 1915

This past fall, in anticipation of the 50th anniversary of “The Teen-Agers,” Newsweek enlisted Harris Poll to conduct an online survey replicating key questions in the original work and to expand on it. We asked 2,057 teens, ages 13 to 17, from diverse backgrounds and geographic areas, about everything from politics and education to parents, sex, mental health and pop culture. The result, “The State of the American Teenager,” offers fascinating and sometimes disturbing insights into a…

4 Easy, Delicious Vegetarian Recipes to Try at Home

Fifty years after its landmark 1966 survey, Newsweek set out to discover what’s changed and what’s stayed the same for American teens.

Pope Francis open to having some married men become priests

In a move that could transform the Catholic Church, Pope Francis has said he’s open to the possibility of ordaining married men to minister in remote communities facing priest shortages.

A cancer patient and a coma victim credit her for their recovery. "You have to accept that there are things that science cannot explain," says an atheist physician who's investigated miracle stories.

How The Catholic Church Documented Mother Teresa's 2 Miracles

How The Catholic Church Documented Mother Teresa's 2 Miracles : Parallels : NPR