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News / Salon - 1 day ago

Heather Heyer picked her side

IWW protesters at the RNC (Credit: Salon/Ben Norton) The tragic death of Heather Heyer, the 32-year-old paralegal who was killed when a motorist plowed into a crowd of counter-protesters who had gathered to oppose a white supremacist rally in Char...

News / Salon - 1 day ago

This math puzzle will help you plan your next party

Let’s say you’re planning your next party and agonizing over the guest list. To whom should you send invitations? What combination of friends and strangers is the right mix? It turns out mathematicians have been working on a version of this proble...

News / Salon - 2 days ago

There is no such thing as “white pride”

White nationalists, neo-Nazis and members of the "alt-right" exchange insults with counter-protesters as they attempt to guard the entrance to Emancipation Park (Credit: Getty/Chip Somodevilla) To explain why the alt right/neo-Nazi/Klan/whatever not...