Birthing | HOLY FACTS – Deepak Chopra

Birthing | HOLY FACTS – Deepak Chopra

Hey everyone! I’m Gotham Chopra and this is Holy Facts, the show where we take you on a tour of the weirder side of religion and spirituality, from Jedi priests to the Illuminati. On this episode, we’re taking a closer look at the spiritual side of giving birth. And although passing a 7-pound baby through […]

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The Handmaids Tale Part 1: Crash Course Literature #403

The Handmaids Tale Part 1: Crash Course Literature #403

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course Literature and last week we wrapped up our discussion of George Orwell’s 1984. Lately here at Crash Course, we’ve been a bit preoccupied with dystopias — which is to say, imagined futures where things have gone horribly wrong. You know, as opposed to the present. I’ve always […]

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Abortion Bans Failed in the 19th Century. They’ll Also Fail in the 21st.

Abortion Bans Failed in the 19th Century. They’ll Also Fail in the 21st.

Over the last year, several states have passed controversial laws restricting abortion. Laws passed in Alabama and Georgia that would effectively ban the procedure are aimed at giving the nation’s high court an opportunity to reverse its controversial 1973 ruling in Roe vs. Wade. The history of criminalization pre-Roe provides a window into how abortion […]

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