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Science needs Women

Under 30% of the physcists, engineers and computer scientists in the world's knowledge based economies are women.

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Mongolian girls becoming eagle hunters to help keep ancient tradition alive

A photographer seeking to document the next generation of Kazakh eagle hunters in Mongolia discovered a 13-year-old girl who has taken to the male-dominated tradition.

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Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Sexual harassment is a form of discrimination, in the United States, that violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Sexual harassment occurs when one employee makes continued, unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature, to another employee, against his or her wishes.

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Reports of military sexual assaults spike dramatically

The number of sexual assault reports have increased by nearly 50 percent from July 2012 through June 2013.

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Malala interviewed on 'Daily Show'

Malala Yousafzai shared what she would do if targeted by the Taliban again on "The Daily Show."

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Don't be shocked by Pope Francis

Not in my lifetime have I witnessed a pope who has so quickly succeeded in making more Catholics, and non-Catholics, hyperventilate than Pope Francis.

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Angry man set bus fire that killed 47 in China, authorities say

Police found a suicide note at his home and family members were quoted as saying he had been petitioning the government over the denial of social security benefits.

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Wall Street pioneer Muriel Siebert dead at 80

Muriel Siebert, the first woman to own a seat on the New York Stock Exchange, earning her the title of "First Lady of Wall Street," passed away on Saturday in New York City. She was 80.

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Damage, Provocation, Rampage Strategy - CNN iReport

The movie scene illustrates a strategy, psychological harassment and manipulation to cause a rampage or rage shooting through inflicting a damage, provocation, rampage. The video clip even illustrates a common news report "we don't know what caused this rampage."

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Connecticut governor signs sweeping gun measure - CNN

"In Marc Lepine's case the media focused on an Arab father while the experts focused on homelessness. In Adam Lanza's case the media focused on mental illness, while the experts claim this was not the cause. Two stereotypes that hide the cause, and used to legislate gun control."

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Airline 'fat tax': Should heavy passengers pay more? - CNN

Is it discrimination, is it unfair for poor, many claim the poor are victims of "food deserts", high sugar drinks, a bad diet that makes them obese.

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Why it Costs More to Be a Woman - YahooFinance (video link)

"The state of California found, on average, that women were paying a markup of about $1,351 that men weren't having to pay for the same goods and services," she says. "We looked at women cross the country...and found that on average women pay $151 billion in extra fees and markups that men don't have to pay."

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Why abused women stay in bad relationships - CNN (article link)

"This week, as the Senate decides whether to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act and Valentine's Day approaches, it's worth noting that most domestic violence victims don't ask for roses, chocolate or federal funding. Instead, we have one simple wish: We want the abuse to end."

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Piers Morgan Threatens to Self-Deport Over Gun Laws - Yahoo (article link)

"Do you fight drug addiction with more cocaine? Alcoholism with more Jack Daniel's? Of course not." - Piers Morgan

"Suicide Factors for suicide prevention, Rage Shooting Factors for rage shooting prevention." - Danny Hunt

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House Speaker (D) Nancy Pelosi, Stereotypes and Age - CNN iReport (video)

The video illustrates stereotypes towards a person's age, at a certain age people should not work and that they take younger people's places, which is similar to saying women take the jobs of men.

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League of Women Voters asks Gov. Scott to extend voting time, Civil Rights and The Right to Vote - RachelMaddow (video)

A video about voting machines that do not work, voting officials that do not show up, long line ups for voting, and restricting the time to vote. The issue, civil rights and women rights are these acts of sabotage that interferes with the right to vote?

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Women Need to Support Themselves and Vote in Florida - (news flash)

U.S. Election Issue, according to women activists Florida has made it harder to vote, which reduces some of the women votes.

Republicans Want to Limit Health Care Reform to Women, Discrimination and Women's Rights - CNN iReport (videos)

The issue is about limiting health care to women based on different views or religion, discrimination.

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Official: Pakistani teen blogger's shooting a 'wake-up call' to 'clear ... danger' - CNN iReport (video)

Pakistan's foreign minister on Thursday called the attempted assassination of a teenage activist who pushed against extremists and in support of women's rights and education "a wake-up call (to) a clear-and-present danger."

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$64M to marry my gay daughter - CNN (video)

One of Hong Kong's richest men is offering a fortune to the man who will marry his gay daughter. "I propose"

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