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Despite the disbanding of communes and the persistence of capitalism, culinary contributions from hippies have not only endured, but helped set the framework for the way we eat today. Evening Standard/Getty Images hide caption

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Alan Alda Wants Us To Have Better Conversations

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'How Democracies Die' Authors Say Trump Is A Symptom Of 'Deeper Problems'

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'The Perfect Nanny' Is The Working Mother's Murderous Nightmare

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Escaping Boko Haram In 'A Gift From Darkness'

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Crime Is Down In American Cities, And 'Uneasy Peace' Explains Why

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How The Man In The Apartment Hit Big With 'The Woman In The Window'

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Daniel Ellsberg Explains Why He Leaked The Pentagon Papers

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In 'Munich,' Neville Chamberlain Gets The Best Of Hitler

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A Former Neo-Nazi Explains Why Hate Drew Him In — And How He Got Out

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Daniel Pink's 'When' Shows the Importance Of Timing Throughout Life

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Are Implanted Medical Devices Creating A 'Danger Within Us'?

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Picture Book Author Says 'I Had To Be Real' When Writing 'Love'

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