Why Punch Down At College Kids? Because They’re Ignorant College Kids, Obviously

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We're asked the following question over at Salon. One to which the correct answer could be we punch down at college kids because it's...

This Gender Pay Gap Is Extremely Worrying

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I'm a lot more worried about this gender pay gap than you are. Considerably more so - and that's even if you're one of...

Surprise! Fertility Varies By Race, Social Status And Income

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This should not come as all that much of a surprise, fertility in the US varies across such selectors as income, race, social status...

Food as a Form of Medicine

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For most of humankind's existence, food has been a source of fuel, of calories. Humans as hunter-gatherers had to live on whatever meat they...

We Must Eradicate The Appalling Gender Working Gap

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We hear rather a lot about how women are locked out of certain jobs in the economy. That no one is locked out but...

Make Your Minds Up Ladies – One Sized T-Shirts Are Discrimination Now?

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What is and is not gender discrimination appears to be an ever moving feast. There was a time when making a difference, acting differently...

Burger King’s Oversize Chopsticks – Is This Really Racism?

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It's possible that there might be more important, even more interesting, things to worry about. Burger King in New Zealand has withdrawn an ad...

So Here’s An Idea – Fat Porkers Should Get More Food Stamps

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What people are willing to claim as sensible policy proposals is one thing, what we all say in response is what marks us out...

As I’ve Been Saying, There Is No Gender Pay Gap, There’s A Motherhood One

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We can even measure and prove this contention, that there isn't actually a gender pay gap. Instead, there's one resulting from being a mother....

Entrepreneurs, Mothers, Children – This Is Prejudice Or Reality?

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It is possible that having children, becoming a mother, is simply something that happens in life and that doesn't then affect nor influence other...