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A Striking Similarity: The Revolutionary Findings of Twin Studies

“I have looked at the data, and I’m collecting the data, and I’m still absolutely astounded. I still haven’t settled down and absorbed this kind of a …

Psychology

Marine experiment finds women get injured more frequently, shoot less accurately than men

Women in a new Marine Corps unit created to assess how female service members perform in combat were injured twice as often as men, less accurate with infantry weapons and not as good at removing wounded troops from the battlefield, according to the results of a long-awaited study produced by the …

Military

‘Girls Code Camp’ and other gender-specific programs under fire at University of Michigan for potential Title IX violations

After receiving a complaint from an economics professor, University of Michigan school officials are currently reviewing 11 separate university …

How Identity Politics Is Harming the Sciences

<i>Universities and other institutions are watering down requirements in order to attract more women and minorities.</i> Identity politics has engulfed the …

The Passion of Jordan Peterson

Is this middle-aged Canadian college professor the philosopher our times need—or a dangerous anti-PC provocateur in tweed clothing?<p>“WHAT <i>AM</i> I EXACTLY?”<p>Here in a guest cottage at the summit of a high hill in northern California, the tenth stop on a three-continent tour to promote his new book, <i>12</i> …

The Decline of Boys

A new book lays out the neglected evidence that men and boys are not doing well.<p>Today’s boys are in very bad shape. That’s the key takeaway from <i>The</i> …

Gender

WALSH: The Four Terrible Things That Are Destroying Boys In Our Culture

Our culture is very bad for boys. It's bad for girls, too. It's bad for everyone. But I think we fail to recognize and appreciate the unique …

While Many Think Same-Sex Attraction Is Fixed, Researchers Don’t

Tucker Carlson asked Jordan Peterson last week whether his views on sex and gender were rare in academia. “You can’t be one of many people who has …

LGBTQI

Dating 101: Film takes aim at America’s hookup culture and the death of courtship

The shock of reading Laura Sessions Stepp’s 2007 book, “Unhooked: How Young Women Pursue Sex, Delay Love and Lose at Both,” hadn’t worn off when I was offered the opportunity to view an advanced screening of “The Dating Project,” a film about modern relationships that will be released …

Sex, Gender and Bullshit Part 6: Are science and gender studies in conflict? | We The Internet TV

Diversity is dominating the 2018 box office

There's only one weekend so far in 2018 in which a film with a white male lead actor has won the box office.<p>Films with women or minorities in lead roles have led the box office 11 out of 12 weekends this year, according to data from Box Office Mojo, a site that tracks box office revenue.<p>In the same …

Are boys and men being set up for failure?

Sabrina Almeida<p>It’s no longer a man’s world, according to Tucker Carlson. And he may be on to something big here!<p>The Fox News anchor recently …

Twenty Graphs to Celebrate Women's Progress Globally

In honour of a woman’s placement on the U.S. twenty dollar bill, here are exactly twenty graphs exploring the remarkable progress that women have …

Review of Steven Pinker's New Book "Enlightenment Now"

What is human progress? Is it happening? Can it continue? These are some of the questions that Steven Pinker, Harvard University Professor and Human …

Steven Pinker

A Selfish Argument for Making the World a Better Place – Egoistic Altruism

The investors duped by the Theranos fraud never asked for one important thing

Theranos and founder Elizabeth Holmes raised $700 million from mostly wealthy investors without ever having to provide financial statements audited …

Miranda Live: Political correctness hurting our young men says Jordan Peterson

THERE’S a crisis among young men in the Western World — and it’s because, overwhelmingly, when people talk about young men, it’s only to talk about …

Gender equality: ‘Men and women are not the same and won’t be’

Jordan Peterson has HR in his crosshairs with his strident criticism of efforts to close the gender pay gap and...The post Gender equality: ‘Men and …

Human Resources

Former New York Times Editor: I Have A Little Obama Doll In My Purse To Help Me Cope Under The Trump Presidency

In his last column for The New York Times, public editor Arthur Brisbane said that liberalism "virtually bleeds through the fabric of The Times," …

The Psychology of Progressive Hostility

Recently, I arrived at a moment of introspection about a curious aspect of my own behavior. When I disagree with a conservative friend or colleague …

Critical Thinking

Canadian schools facing blowback for ‘white privilege’ awareness campaigns

Two Canadian educational institutions this week faced blowback for campaigns intended to highlight the racial “privilege” of students.The University …

A return to the 1990s? Why outlook brightens for lower-wage workers.

Historically one of the best opportunities for low-wage workers to get pay raises is when the job market tightens. Often that 'late-in-the-cycle' …

List of ethnic groups in the United States by household income

This is a <b>list of median household income in the United States</b> by race and ethnicity and Native American tribal grouping (as of 2015).<p>Indian American …

The Improving State of the World: Why We're Living Longer, Healthier, More Comfortable Lives on a Cleaner Planet

About the Book<p>Many people believe that globalization and its key components have made matters worse for humanity and the environment. Indur M. …

American Family Incomes Reach Record High

Prevailing wisdom holds that this is a time of stagnating incomes and economic struggle for American families. That is indeed a reality in many …

intelligence and corruption

staffan already posted about this in his terrific post on corruption a couple of months ago, but i thought i’d just reproduce niklas potrafke‘s chart …

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