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Businesswoman working inside of ice cube. Photo by Neil Webb / Getty Images The thermostat battle claims many victims in the modern office. Weapons include the “office sweater” in the summertime and the desk fan in the winter. Women...
For Janae Johnson, a Boston-based spoken word poet who won the Women of the World Poetry Slam this spring, poetry is a bold act of breaking the silence. Johnson’s identity as a black queer woman, and the act of speaking out in a world that has...
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, photo from his Twitter profileMcKINNEY, Texas — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton turned himself in Monday to face charges that he misled investors and didn’t disclose money he made for referring...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, center, and Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, right, arrive with others for a meeting of foreign ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in Doha, Qatar on August 3, 2015....
All primates value fairness of some kind. Ian Morris explains how our sense of fairness and economic justice have evolved to where they are today. Photo by Kryssia Campos/ Getty Images Editor’s Note: Our economic values have evolved over time...
President Barack Obama is expected to unveil his plan to limit greenhouse gas today from the White House. He is scheduled to speak at 2:15 p.m. EDT. Watch that in the player above. WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is mandating even steeper...