Dec 12, 2013
Where Do Happy People Live?
Posted on Sep 26, 2013
An author claims countries with effective social programs and labor unions harbor content citizens; Pope Francis excommunicates a Catholic priest for favoring gay rights; and can you count how many lies Obama told in his U.N. speech? These discoveries and more below.
On a regular basis, Truthdig brings you the news items and odds and ends that have found their way to Larry Gross, director of the USC Annenberg School for Communication. A specialist in media and culture, art and communication, visual communication and media portrayals of minorities, Gross helped found the field of gay and lesbian studies.
Political Economy of Happiness
Top 45 Lies In Obama’s U.N. Speech
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Pope Francis’s Vatican Excommunicates Pro-LGBT Priest
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