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The power of prohibition
Psychedelics weren't as common in ancient cultures as we think
The cute critter rewriting our understanding of prehistory
Is marriage over?
Violence and the Inuit
[Comment on essay by Helen Epstein]
The New York Review of Books
People suspected of witchcraft are still being persecuted and killed
Orphans & their quests