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NATO: Adding Insult to Killing

March 3, 2011

The news blurb from the Associated Press reads: “KABUL, Afghanistan — NATO’s top commander in Afghanistan apologized Wednesday for the accidental killing of nine Afghan boys and ordered attack helicopter crews to be briefed again on his directive for preventing civilian deaths.” My first observation is a rhetorical question: Is there anything in this...
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Exhibit: American Jewish involvement in WW2

February 28, 2011

The Museum of Jewish Heritage has curated a traveling exhibit which depicts the involvement of American Jews in World War II.  The exhibit is on view at The National WWII Museum (New Orleans, LA) from November 11, 2010 – May 8, 2011 and will be at the Holocaust Museum Houston (Houston, TX) from July 15, 2011 –...
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Cellphone Use Tied to Changes in Brain Activity

February 25, 2011

A new study is among the first and largest to document that the weak radiofrequency signals from cellphones have the potential to alter brain function.
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Ron Ashkenas: Make the Weekend Last All Week

February 24, 2011

Many people feel a tension between their jobs and their lives. But what can managers do to blur the self-imposed distinction between the workweek and the weekend?
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The markets watch the revolution, cont.

February 24, 2011

CONDITIONS have deteriorated in Libya, where open civil war appears to have broken out. Some of Libya's oil production has been disrupted, and prices continue to rise around the world. How serious are matters? Economist James Hamilton, who has done ext...
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