Economic Globalization: Pros & Cons

Economic globalization refers to the increasing integration of national economies across the world through intensified cross-border movement of goods, services, technology and capital. Some view it with trepidation, as a juggernaut of untrammeled capitalism marked by such economic interdependence that countries become even more vulnerable to the destructive impact of market shifts. To others, it […]

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The Weight of Evidence and the Burden of Proof

One of the constants of forensic science is how frequently its applications become front-page news. Whether the story is sniper shootings or the tragic consequences of the terrorist attacks of 9/11/01, forensic science is at the forefront of the public’s eye. In this new century, the science of DNA profiling has altered the complexion of […]

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The West’s Problem of Evil

Great minds of every generation have struggled to explain why bad things happen to good people, why humans are cruel to one another, and, especially for the followers of the Abrahamic faiths, how a world can have evil in it if it’’s been created by a god who is all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-good. We’’ll discuss […]

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