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The cure for your post-holiday hangover (it IS over, right?):

New Year, Same Awful Congress

Congressional Gridlock And The Disappearing Swing District

India and Sri Lanka’s Civil War

Will Berkeley Become A Drone-Free Zone?

Looking back: the five most important security stories of 2012

China ISPs must delete ‘illegal’ posts and snitch on users (h/t)

McAfee Labs predicts the decline of Anonymous

Tarantino ‘Unchained,’ Part 1: ‘Django’ Trilogy?

Tarantino ‘Unchained,’ Part 2: On the N-Word

Tarantino ‘Unchained,’ Part 3: White Saviors

Debate over Public Gun Information Undermines Excuse for Guns

10 Conflicts to Watch in 2013

The 10 Greatest African Sporting Moments of 2012

Is Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Afraid of a Debate?

Will the Iraqi Endgame be repeated in Afghanistan?

Three Strikes Against the Drug War

War on Drugs: How Private Prisons are Using the Drug War to Generate More Inmates

Becoming a Police Informant in Exchange for a Lighter Sentence

Bonus — essential viewing:

Narrated by Oscar winning actor Morgan Freeman, “Breaking the Taboo” is produced by Sam Branson’s indie Sundog Pictures and Brazilian co-production partner Spray Filmes and was directed by Cosmo Feilding Mellen and Fernando Grostein Andrade. Featuring interviews with several current or former presidents from around the world, such as Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, the film follows The Global Commission on Drug Policy on a mission to break the political taboo over the United States led War on Drugs and expose what it calls the biggest failure of global policy in the last 40 years.

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