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Malala Yousafzai, an education and women’s rights activist from Pakistan, meets with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Aug. 18, 2014 in New York City. Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images Children’s rights advocates Malala Yousafzai of...
Having self-control, says Walter Mischel, carries strong protective effects. But those self-control skills can be taught. Photo by Flickr user Nick Kenrick. Editor’s Note: Teaching self-control, or the ability to delay gratification, says...
An election official answers a question for a voter on November 6, 2012 in Mansfield, Texas. Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty ImagesAUSTIN, Texas — A federal judge likened Texas’ strict voter ID requirement to a poll tax deliberately meant to...
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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSSee just how much is left of San Francisco Bay’s shrinking wetlands In Louisiana, Wetlands Erosion is a Slow-Moving Crisis Everglades Restoration Project Could Yield Healthier Florida Wetlands GWEN IFILL...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWhat quality of life can workers earning nation’s highest minimum wage afford? The missing piece of the minimum wage and inequality debate CBO report fuels debate on costs and benefits of boosting the...