Tilly: Let Girls into the UI

The third season finale of Girls ended with Lena Dunham's Hannah weighing a move to Iowa City, having been accepted earlier in the episode to the Iowa Writers' Workshop, a potentially career-making twist of fate for the show's Bushwick-bohemian fledgling-writer heroine.

Overton: Morality without religion

The Pew Research Center recently released survey results showing that in the most developed countries, people tend to think belief in God is not essential to being moral. At the opposite end, citizens of developing countries generally think, often by a 90 percent margin, that belief in God is necessary to be moral.

Lee: Inclusive media isn't enough

A Time article published this week says the "post-racial revolution will be televised," that the increase in multicultural representation gives audiences the ability to see minorities in influential positions to further advance social change in real life. The more inclusive television becomes, the article supposes, the more race will transcend characters and casting procedures.

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