Rachel Lynn Aldrich

Rachel is an assistant editor for WORLD Digital. Follow Rachel on Twitter @Rachel_Lynn_A.

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Sam Adams embraces revisionist history, eschews truth in advertising

Media
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 7/09/13, 02:38 pm

Boston Beer Company, the owner of the Samuel Adams brand, took a beating after airing an ad during the Independence Day weekend that cut the reference to God from the Declaration of Independence. The company defended the move by saying it is just company policy, according to The Washington Times

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Forestry mismanagement feeds fire danger

Environment
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 7/08/13, 03:00 pm

In the midst of a particularly deadly fire season—a blaze in Yarnell, Ariz., killed 19 firefighters last month and more than two dozen wildland fires are currently burning from Alaska to New Mexico—Americans are looking for causes in the significant uptick of the intense infernos.

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Judge declares school's yoga classes nonreligious

Education
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 7/02/13, 02:35 pm

A judge ruled Monday that a California public school district can teach yoga. The ruling determined that although yoga is a religious practice, the Encinitas Union School District does not teach it that way at its nine campuses.

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