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How the Nobel Prize makes us noble

Russian author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (Nobel 1970) said a country with a great writer is a country with a second government. That may sound self-serving; but it holds... Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014

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Father's photos from Mormon Pavilion in Texas worth thousands of words

I wasn’t yet born in 1968 when my late father attended the HemisFair world exposition in San Antonio, Texas. But I have the many slide photographs he took over... Read more »

Oct. 3, 2014


Colorado school board vote doesn't appease critics

Students, parents and teachers in suburban Denver vow to continue demonstrating against a school board's new conservative majority after it refused to back off plans... Read more »

Oct. 3, 2014


Q&A: What are students in Colorado protesting?

A fight in Colorado over how United States' history is taught has pitted the new conservative majority on a suburban Denver school board against students and teachers... Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014


Meet 'My Three Rabbis'

“Rabbi” has become a title that gets tossed around a lot. Sometimes, “rabbi” actually refers to a Jewish rabbi. And in recent years, I’ve... Read more »

Sept. 13, 2014


15 places named after religious figures

What's in a name? Well, these places got their monikers thanks to the help of religious figures, both small and large scale. Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014


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