Trigger Warnings – A University Declares War on The Concept of Safe Spaces.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists  Trigger Warnings – A University Declares War on The Concept of Safe Spaces. Letters sent to the incoming class of 2020 make it clear the University of Chicago isn’t a fan of trigger warnings or safe spaces. Academics around the country are embracing the relatively new trend of using trigger warnings to […]

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Researchers say religion may become extinct in nine nations.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Researchers say religion may become extinct in nine nations. A study using census data from nine countries shows that religion there is set for extinction, say researchers. The study found a steady rise in those claiming no religious affiliation. The team’s mathematical model attempts to account for the interplay between the number […]

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Bayer and Monsanto merge in $66B mega-deal that will reshape world’s food supply.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Bayer and Monsanto merge in $66B mega-deal that will reshape world’s food supply. The German chemical company Bayer said it will take over U.S. seed giant Monsanto to become one of the world’s biggest agriculture conglomerates. The $66 billion deal — the largest corporate mega-merger in a year full of them — could reshape […]

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Pressure builds for President Obama to pardon Edward Snowden.

Join us: fb.com/unitedhumanists Pressure builds for President Obama to pardon Edward Snowden. Bernie Sanders leads a chorus of prominent public figures calling for clemency, a plea agreement or, in several cases, a full pardon for the National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden. Writing in the Guardian, the runner-up in the race to become Democratic presidential candidate […]

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