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Jeremy Pollack (CSUDH), Colin Holbrook (UC-Merced), Daniel M. T. Fessler and Adam Maxwell Sparks (UCLA), and James G. Zerbe (ASU): May God Guide Our Guns: Visualizing Supernatural Aid Heightens Team Confidence in a Paintball Battle Simulation. From the Journal of Humanistic Mathematics, a special issue on Mathematics and Motherhood. India and Pakistan fight together for the first time thanks to Russia and China. Kavanaugh’s refusal to recuse disqualifies him. Judge Brett Kavanaugh should be impeached for lying during his confirmation hearings. At U.S. Open, power of Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka is overshadowed by an umpire’s power play (and more). Trump administration discussed coup plans with rebel Venezuelan officers.

If our opposition to terrorism is principled rather than performative, we might usefully focus our energies on exposing and ending our own complicity in these disciplinary forms of violence. The dominant political institutions for black and women candidates are struggling with the new wave of black and women candidates. A witch hunt or a quest for justice: An insider’s perspective on disgraced academic Avital Ronell. Avital Ronell’s new book, Complaint, is not really about the recent harassment case, writes Scott McLemee — at the same time, it’s not exactly not about it. We finally know why former GOP presidential nominee Bob Dole joined the most crooked bank in Central Asia.