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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.

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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Edition 154
Hidden Staffers: Why Diversity in Government Matters

Without proper racial representation, our government risks harming the people it's supposed to serve.

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Edition 153
Of George Washington, Donald Trump, and Civility

Anne-Marie Slaughter urges us to bring on vociferous debate, because words can and should be met with words, with often surprising results.

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Edition 152
America Has Never Not Had a Child Care Problem

The persistent view that child care is the primary responsibility of mothers has created a child care system with weak foundations.

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