Lynde Langdon

Lynde is a WORLD Digital’s managing editor and reports on popular and fine arts. She lives in Wichita, Kan., with her husband and two daughters. Follow Lynde on Twitter @lmlangdon.

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Falling behind in the war on drugs

Compassion | The United States is struggling to keep up with fentanyl’s innovative assault on communities
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/20/19, 02:40 pm

A little blue pill called “Mexican oxy” illustrates the unprecedented threat that the synthetic opioid fentanyl poses to public health in America.

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Head elders to step down at Harvest

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/18/19, 11:09 am

Members of the executive committee of elders at Harvest Bible Chapel in Chicago announced Saturday they will resign in the coming months as the church attempts to recover from a leadership crisis that culminated with the firing of Senior Pastor James MacDonald last week.

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Dangerous games

Media | On the Parkland shooting anniversary, parents criticize producers of violent video games
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/15/19, 02:41 pm

A year after the deadly high school shooting in Parkland, Fla., the Parents Television Council (PTC) is calling out the entertainment industry for ignoring pleas from parents and regulators to curb gun violence in media marketed to children.

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