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Where Angels Fear to Tread: Steven Pinker's 'The Better Angels of Our Nature'
19 Apr 2012 // 6:00 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 // 4:00 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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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

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"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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