Ideas
December 21, 2016 12:00 PM EST
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1. Let Kurdistan leave Iraq.

By Masrour Barzani in the Washington Post

2. Think you know where your water comes from? Here’s how one city gets every drop.

By Emily S. Rueb and Josh Cochran in the New York Times

3. Can carbon farming slow climate change?

By Vera Liang Chang in Civil Eats

4. The 4-4 Supreme Court is changing our legal landscape.

By Dahlia Lithwick in Slate

5. Your Facebook friends might be bad for your health.

By Jordan Rosenfeld in Quartz

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