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Ten Sins of the 21st-Century and One Remedy to Avoid Them

By Paul’s telling of it, sin is sin. He lumps the obvious together with the less obvious. Rage and sexual dysfunction. Drunkenness and unforgiveness. Lying gets in pretty much every list. None of it is good for the soul. None of it fits through Heaven’s door. (more…)

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If You Want to Reach Your Secular Friends, Give Them a Reason as to Why God Is Relevant to Their Lives

Man has, in Aldous Huxley‘s phrase, “an infinite appetite for distraction.” Thus, our pastimes have evolved into weapons of mass distraction: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat, YouTube, and on and on. Pascal told us “that the sole cause of man’s unhappiness is that he does not know how to

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Jesse Jackson Calls on Uber to Release Diversity Data

Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson is calling on Uber to release its employee demographics and join the fight to "change the face of technology." (more…)

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Pinterest Stresses Importance of Diversity After 2016 Election

At Pinterest's weekly staff meeting on the Friday after the presidential election, co-founders Ben Silbermann and Evan Sharp and diversity chief Candice Morgan got up and reiterated the company's commitment to diversity and inclusion. (more…)

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Black Engineers in Silicon Valley Get Some Assistance from Each Other

Ime Archibong was eating lunch on Facebook's Silicon Valley campus with former colleague Makinde Adeagbo last year when Adeagbo pitched the idea for /dev/color, a nonprofit organization to bring together and grow the ranks of African-American software developers. (more…)

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Study Finds Social Media Use Leads to Sleep Disruption for Young Adults

Young adults who spend a lot of time on social media during the day, or check it frequently throughout the week are more likely to suffer sleep disturbances according to a new study. (more…)

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Death of a Young Black Journalist

On the night of May 27th, Charnice Milton, a twenty-seven-year-old journalist, was heading home from an assignment. She’d stopped to transfer buses in Anacostia, in Washington, D.C., after covering a neighborhood meeting for a Capitol Hill paper called the Hill Rag. According to police, Milton took a bullet aimed at

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