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Edition 166

Who’s Exploiting Whom?

A new book by a former Indian diplomat complicates reparations talks, making a case for why some Western nations ought to repent—and repay.

Edition 166
Who’s Exploiting Whom?

A new book by a former Indian diplomat complicates reparations talks, making a case for why some Western nations ought to repent—and repay.

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Edition 165
France's Presidential Election Has Re-Ignited an Identity Crisis

Despite Emmanuel Macron’s victory, the election points to growing tension around France’s reckoning with its sense of itself.

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Edition 164
Poor Shaming—But This Time in the School Cafeteria

New Mexico's recent legislative action against lunch shaming shows how states can stop schools from shaming students living in poverty.

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Edition 163
Changing the Law Is Only the Beginning: A Lesson from Brazil

As the story of Maria da Penha shows us, we need to radically expand how we think about sexual violence.

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Edition 162
Introduction: Changing the Culture

Anne-Marie Slaughter invites us to think about how me might shift norms that exploit the violence of humans against other humans.

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Edition 161
Factoring Schools into the Calculus of City Budgeting

There's an unlikely source of input into Austin's public budget—the city's public school students.

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Edition 160
‘S-Town’ Explores a Complicated Compassion for the White Underclass

The popular new podcast is a revelation on how complex growing conservative populism truly is.

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Edition 159
How Classrooms Stymie Women of Color in STEM

We must be critical of STEM education efforts, which often overlook the subtle ways we perpetuate STEM disparity in classrooms.

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Edition 158
Different Day, Same Old Democratic Crisis

While some argue that American democracy as we know it is ending, this debate is thousands of years old—literally.

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Edition 157
Here’s Why Closing the Foreign Policy Gender Gap Matters

Conversations about foreign policy happen largely between men—and we're all worse off as a result.

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Edition 156
Introduction: Fairness, Feminism, and the Female Experience

There's much work yet to be done to create fair, just, and egalitarian societies for women as well as men.

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Edition 155
If We’re Serious About Early Learning, Here’s How It Should Look

Early care and education is infrastructure—building it will take real investment, not just tax credits and deductions.

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