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As the global economy slides into recession and the U.S. economy catches a cold, the blueprint for raising taxes will be dusted off in every state.
The blueprint for raising taxes in the modern era was first established in 1913 when the federal government instituted permanent income taxes.  Prior to 1913, income taxes were viewed as wartime...
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Instagram's third spin-off app, a simple piece of software called Layout, allows you to make collages of photographs that can then be uploaded to the social network...
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These four big themes will change the world - here we explain what they are and how investors can back them...
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Is the Charlotte Observer trying to be nice to Elevation Church?

Sure looks that way in two articles: a friendly feature last weekend , with a shorter item this past Saturday.

The first one is 1,500 words of mostly "Huzzah!" on the megachurch's 13-campus expansion, 17,000 attendees, weekly income of $484,000, and explosive growth since its first...

Sunday, 22 March 2015 |

The Ascetic Life (4th Sunday of Great Lent)

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For the secular people of today, focusing on an ascetic saint represents a problem. How can the ascetic figure of Saint John, the author of the Ladder, speak to us, when he acquired and preserved the Grace of God through tears, prayers, and spiritual asceticism?

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In Orthodox teaching, the ascetic life is nothing other than the transcendence of...

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Stanford Exposes Rodgin Cohen’s Myth of the Myth of Regulatory Capture

By William K. Black Quito: March 19, 2015

Sometimes the fates conspire to bring together two stories that when considered together bring that lightbulb moment.  The first story, dated March 18, 2015, is from the Wall Street Journal.  It overwhelmingly conveys...

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The journey toward cultural transformation, toward social justice, toward civil rights begins with religion....
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NEW YORK, March 19 (Reuters) - U.S. regulators' decision to approve a controversial trade deal with Mexico has struck a major blow to sugarcane refiners, who will struggle to source supplies, and confectioners, who will pay higher sugar prices....
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Its origin is much disputed, but an often-repeated Tibetan saying goes as follows: "When the iron bird flies and horses run on wheels the Tibetan people will be scattered like ants across the face of the world, and the dharma (Buddhist teachings) will come to the land of the red-faced man." Because of Chinese occupation, a Tibetan diaspora is...

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