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“Conscious Uncoupling”: Is There an Expiration Date on Marriage?

This week 41-year-old actress Gwyneth Paltrow and her 37-year-old husband, Coldplay lead singer Chris Martin, told the world they’ve decided to divorce. Except they’re not calling it divorce—they’re calling it “conscious uncoupling”: We have come to the conclusion...

Study Uncovers Keys to Economic Mobility

With Democrats placing inequality at the top of their 2014 agenda and a raft of conservative proposals directed at those in need, a new study on mobility and opportunity by Raj Chetty, et al., comes at a key moment. Through it, we gain a thorough look at the makeup...