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11/25/19

How to Give Thanks and Acknowledge History

By Joanna Thompson
Santa Clara must grapple with its own involvement in the problematic history surrounding Thanksgiving and Native American culture.
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    THE CRISES IN LATIN AMERICA, AND WHY YOU SHOULD CARE

    By Enrique Pumar
    A series of recent political upheavals in Latin America may seem far away from the U.S. But the potential consequences should concern anyone living in the Western Hemisphere.
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    LIFE AFTER REMISSION

    By Laura Ellingson
    Shaping a more realistic narrative about the lives of long-term cancer survivors.
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    Do You Use Shopping or the Internet to Escape Stress?

    By Diane Dreher
    Research points to hardiness as a more effective way to deal with challenges.
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    Will the Catholic Church Self-Destruct or Bridge the Partisan Divide?

    By Thomas Reese, S.J.
    American Catholics are almost evenly divided between Republicans and Democrats, which means the church can either self-destruct or bridge the partisan divide.
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    The Physics of Surfing

    By Phil Kesten
    Like so many areas of life, the art and sport of surfing takes practice–and some basic knowledge of physics doesn’t hurt, either.
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    The Scars of Generational Trauma

    By Jerry Burger
    How long is the shadow of genocide? It’s the question Jerry Burger grapples with in his new novel, The Shadows of 1915.
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    California Ends Hair Discrimination

    By Danielle Morgan
    California just banned workplace and public school dress codes and grooming policies that discriminate against anyone based on their hairstyle.
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    Psychology Plays Key Role in Climate Change Debate

    By Hersh Shefrin
    As the U.S. presidential campaign season intensifies, the issue of climate change will heat up. Psychology will play an important part in this debate.
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    Happiness for Sale

    By David Feldman
    Research shows our obsession with money may run deeper than you think.
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