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Where Angels Fear to Tread: Steven Pinker's 'The Better Angels of Our Nature'
19 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM

Is it worst to be killed by a crazed mob wielding machetes or to die via conveyor belt and filing system? The Better Angels of Our Nature keeps falling victim to the halo effect, creating an aura around reason itself.

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The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined by Steven Pinker
23 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

What’s so funny about peace, love, and understanding? Working against conventional wisdom, Steven Pinker argues that we have reached a historical low point with regards to violence.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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