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Houston Teen Awarded Full-Ride Scholarships To 20 Top Colleges
“For me, it’s important to highlight that I’m not the only student of color who is achieving,” 17-year-old Micheal Brown said.
School Kicks Trans Athlete Off Boys Basketball Team For Using The Bathroom
By Cyd Zeigler, Outsports
Principal tries to force star boys football and basketball player to compete against girls.
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Brock Turner, Former Stanford Swimmer Convicted Of Sexual Assault, Files Appeal
Turner served just three months of a six-month jail sentence.
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Don’t Be Misled By The Sexual Harassment “Reckoning”
Kerri Lynn Stone
Professor of Law, Florida International University College of Law
It seems like there is a new sexual harassment allegation bombshell each day in the world of media, politics, and entertainment
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Fossil Fuel Emissions Set To Hit All-Time High In 2017 As Coal Burning Increases
Alexander C. Kaufman
This marks a major setback for those hoping climate change-causing pollution had peaked.
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What Happens When You Put 500,000 People's DNA Online
Exploring the American idea since 1857
Never had genetics research moved so fast.
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It Turns Out, Smoking Weed May Actually Be Good For Your Sex Life
A new study says pot smokers may have more sex than non-smokers.
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As CO2 Emissions Flatten, More Powerful Greenhouse Gases Flood The Atmosphere
Alexander C. Kaufman
Recent studies paint a grim picture.
Personalizing Medicine, Past Reductionism
David L. Katz, M.D., M.P.H.
Founder, True Health Initiative
Personalizing medicine is among the salient themes of modern advance, and clearly among the more widely captivating. President
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After Medical Errors, Patients Want Doctors To Hear Them Out
By Lisa Rapaport, Reuters
"The importance of individualized engagement and empathy is really the take-home lesson."
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The Sneaky Way Colleges Try To Sell Students Health Insurance
Are college health plans life-saving bargains or ripoffs?
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Driving While White: Reflections On Bias And Rights
Kimberly G. Jackson
Poet & nonfiction writer
If I were a black man, I’d be dead.
Traditional Campaign Tactics Are Basically A Waste Of Time, New Study Concludes
Campaigns need to get more creative if they want to persuade voters.
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These Are The Surgeries With The Highest Risk Of Chronic Opioid Use
Surgery can be a gateway to opioid addiction.
Hannah Kendall Shuman
Brock Turner’s Mugshot Is Featured In A Criminal Justice Textbook
His story appears under the definition of “rape."
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Queer Groups Condemn Study Claiming Computers Can Tell If You're Gay From Photos
Curtis M. Wong
They're not here for the "dangerously bad" research.
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