December

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What is Hanukkah really all about?

Solstice? revolution? religious miracle? military might? Like most things, this holiday can be viewed from multiple perspectives.

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It’s anti-capitalism, Charlie Brown

Forty-four years ago, pop culture received an unexpected push leftward with "A Charlie Brown Christmas."

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Here comes the sun

In earliest human society, survival through the winter was no sure thing, and wintertime starvation was common. Then comes the Winter Solstice.