Weekly Links September 14th-21st 2012

As a culture, we seem to feed on binaries – of us vs. Them – and the spectre of Iran as the next Axis of Evil seems to be just the latest

http://www.juancole.com/2012/09/top-myths-about-irans-nuclear-enrichment-program.html

An important reflection on grappling with truth claims that go against our intuitions

http://www.samharris.org/blog/item/life-without-free-will

The law must be scrutinized, and, when deemed immoral, relentlessly questioned

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/we_won_–_for_now_20120917/

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