Minjon Tholen
Minjon Tholen
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According to Science, Your Biases Picked Who You Voted For

According to researchers, our unconscious bias is a powerful force in this election. So if you want to be an informed voter, don't just be aware of the issues, but also of your own biases.

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Obama vs Romney: Why Mitt Romney is Not the Family Man America Needs

Mitt Romney and his conservative colleagues have made it clear that they care more about bottom lines than investing in people's lives. Those are not the family values America deserves.
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International Women's Day is Perfect Time to Fight Gender Bias at the UN

On International Women’s Day, it's time to reaffirm that women's rights are human rights.
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Wider Plan B Ban Is Political, Not Health-Related

The recent government ban on Plan B seems to be yet another case of women's bodies being used as the battlefield for political, moral, and religious forces.
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Contraception Rightly Empowers Young People to Have Safe Sex

The Ad Council's latest campaign rightly aims to promote the use of contraceptives as a tool of empowerment and the most effective way to prevent unplanned pregnancies.