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July 18 2017


The Medicalization of Psychedelics

The drug MDMA - also known as ecstasy - is now entering Phase III trials as part of the FDA approval process for use as a treatment. How did we get here? Mike Riggs of Reason tells the story.

July 17 2017


Drug Violence and Populism in Mexico

Prohibition-related drug violence in Mexico may be fueling a growing populism. Ian Vasquez comments.
Monday, July 17, 2017: GOP Healthcare Bill In Danger - Senator Rand Paul warns that the Obamcare replacement bill isn’t a repeal and keeps the “fundamental flaw” of Obamacare. Gavin McInnes joins today's broadcast, along with Dr. Shiva Ayyadurai who is running for Senate against Elizabeth Warren in the Massachusetts. We will also take your calls on this worldwide transmission.

Editors and publishers fail when transparency is absent in reader “comments”

Where the media falls down so badly so often is in its approach to stories. Slanted and misleading headlines, hyperbolic and unsubstantiated reporting that’s short […]

The post Editors and publishers fail when transparency is absent in reader “comments” appeared first on The Franklin Center.


Astronomy Cast - Ep. 33: Choosing & Using a Telescope


From April 23, 2007.

Buying your first telescope can be a nerve-wracking experience filled with buyer’s remorse. This week we discuss the basics of purchasing your first binoculars and telescope. What to look for, how to clean older equipment, and how to use it for the first time. Let’s make sure your first investment in this wonderful hobby is money well-spent.


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