Confederate Flag Removed From South Carolina Statehouse
COLUMBIA, SC - JULY 10: South Carolinan Brenda Brisbon wears the "Stars and Stripes" after the Confederate "Stars and Bars" was lowered from the flagpole in front of the statehouse on July 10, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. Republican Governor Nikki Haley presided over the flag-lowering event after signing the historic legislation to remove the flag the day before. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) John Moore—Getty Images

Don't Let This Election Ruin Politics For You

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1. Don’t let this election ruin politics for you.

By Scott Warren and Gary Blank in Time

2. Deadlines might seem harsh, but science proves they help get things done.

By Kristen Berman in Scientific American

3. Can public drinking revitalize downtowns?

By Barbara Eldredge in Curbed

4. Daylight Savings Time isn’t worth the trouble.

By Laura Grant in the Conversation

5. No one wants to buy Twitter. Maybe its users should.

By Klint Finley in Wired

The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, D.C.


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