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“Girls are worth so much more than how they look”

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This March 25, 2014 article on The Intelligencer website talks about how girls need to be taught there is more to them then being sex objects.

Lathe operator machining parts for transport p...

Lathe operator machining parts for transport planes at the Consolidated Aircraft Corporation plant, Fort Worth, USA (1942). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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“Movement to End Solitary Confinement Gains Force”

English: The Solitary Confinement cell of the ...

English: The Solitary Confinement cell of the Gladstone Gaol, Gladstone, South Australia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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This March 1, 2014 NBC article talks about the battle over the use of solitary confinement in prisons.

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“Elders Think Slowly But More Accurately”

 

 

 

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This January 3, 2012 article on the BrainPhysics.com website talks about a study done on the elderly and on children.  The study looked to see if there was a difference in the accuracy of responses based on age.  The study found that children tended to be slow and not as accurate in their responses, but the elderly who were also slow to respond were actually quite accurate and that the slower response time in the elderly was probably because they were trying to be perfect and not make any mistakes.

 

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