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Is Religion Good for Kids?

Exposure to religion makes children more likely to believe in fictional stories. But is that a bad thing?

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Wikipedia’s Edit Wars — and the 8 Religious Pages People Can’t Stop Editing

On Wikipedia, the collaborative Internet encyclopedia, articles on religion become a point of serious contention.

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Why You Need to Stop With the “Underdog” Complex

For a country full of Goliaths, we’re awfully obsessed with being David.

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How Entrepreneurs Practice Their Faith Through Companies

When religious practice and corporate policy converge.

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Why I Don’t Pray for Peace in the Middle East

I have good reasons not to pray for Israel/Palestine. But I don’t have any excuse.

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Should the Therapist’s Couch Be an Altar?

Why the role religion plays in mental health is up to the patient, not the doctor.

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The Problem with the Personhood Debate

Whose beliefs should guide public policy when it comes to defining at what point personhood begins?

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How Sigmund Freud Got Religion

The founder of psychoanalysis is known for his atheism, but his views on religion aren’t so simple.        

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Fervent on the Fourth: Worshipping with the Tea Party

Why the Republican Party offshoot is best understood as a religious group.

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Hobby Lobby Beat the Contraception Mandate. Here’s Why the Nuns May Not

Supreme court’s ruling on the Hobby Lobby case adds fuel to Little Sisters’ fire.