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By the turn of the millennium, before the banking crash of 2008 and the subsequent years of economic austerity imposed on citizens by many western governments, there was a view – even among politicians in...

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We're back after a holiday break with the week's news round-up. Check out what you may have missed...


Science in Society

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According to the most recent U.S. census, approximately 15 percent of all newlywed couples are interracial. More interracial...


In the Journals

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In either the social or corporate world, we often face contradictory expectations. Your friend expects you to maintain...


In the Journals

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Atheists are considered one of the most untrustworthy social groups in the U.S. People tend to imagine that...


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