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Boston U. Prof. Saida Grundy's Excellent Electronic Adventures

May 22 2015
by Charlotte Allen

First, anti-white, anti-male tweets--and now, fake sex-site profile for love-rival

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More on Warren Buffett's Enormously Important Article on the Minimum Wage

May 22 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Let's hope Mr. Buffett's progressive friends and fans read his article in the Wall Street Journal.

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ObamaCare as Shock Therapy: Insurers Plan Hefty Rate Hikes

May 22 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Surprise, Surprise: Health insurance companies across the nation want to spike premiums because ObamaCare clients are older, sicker, and require more services.

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Warren Buffett: Don't Raise the Minimum Wage; Expand the Earned Income Tax Credit Instead

May 22 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Buffett: Minimum wage hikes would almost certainly reduce employment in a major way.

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Sunshine State Gets Second Chance at Wireless Tax Reduction

May 22 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Any Floridian with a cell phone has a stake in the outcome.

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Seriously Flawed New Study on Campus Rape

May 21 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Survey Question: "How many times has anyone overwhelmed you with arguments about sex or continual pressure for sex in order to..?"

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Media Figure Out the Reason for That Bar Brawl in Waco: Restaurant Sexism

May 21 2015
by Charlotte Allen

"Entrenched gender roles" for Twin Peaks' scantily clad waitresses were to blame

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A New Meaning for the Words “Unemployment Insurance”

May 21 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

An overwhelming majority of respondents indicated that because they had UI  benefits, they didn’t feel the pressure to look for work

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Some Legislators Counting on Incremental Effects of Minimum Wage Hikes to Hide the Pain

May 21 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Los Angeles passes an incremental minimum wage hike with impacts that will be felt for years to come.

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Annals of Ivy League Cowardice: Columbia Let Emma Sulkowicz Tote That Mattress to Graduation

May 20 2015
by Charlotte Allen

Even though it told students not to bring "large objects" to the ceremonies.

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Brilliant Young Man Single-handedly Solves Problem of College Loan Debt

May 20 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Ronald Nelson, Jr., who was accepted by eight Ivy League colleges, will be a freshman at the University of Alabama next year.

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Outrage! Sen. Claire McCaskill Stops Watching "Game of Thrones" Because a Character Got Raped

May 19 2015
by Charlotte Allen

But female Democratic senators love fictional sexual assaults.

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Bipartisan Move Afoot to Let Us Eat in Peace Just a Bit Longer

May 19 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Bipartisan group in Congress asks for brief reprieve on stringent rules requiring restaurants, convenience stores, and gas stations to post calorie content of food.

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Competition Is Driving Some Taxi Companies to ... Lobbying

May 19 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Once-coveted taxicab medallions are now going unsold or unrented, sending holders into bankruptcy as ridesharing companies reshape the industry. What is the right response?

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Supreme Court: No, Maryland, Double Taxing Is Not Constitutional

May 19 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Some 55,000 Maryland taxpayers have in essence been double taxed.

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Soda Companies and Healthy Choices

May 19 2015
by Julie Gunlock

Soda companies get little credit for listening to their consumers and for the good works they do in communities.

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Samantha's World: U.N. Ambassador Compares Heroic Afghan Women to Woman Carrying a Mattress At Columbia U

May 19 2015
by Charlotte Hays

U. N. Ambassador Samantha Power has revealed a great deal about her worldview in this tweet, rightly hailed as “bizarre” in some quarters.

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National Journal: Young Feminists Just Not That Into Hillary

May 18 2015
by Charlotte Hays

If older progressive women are this half-hearted in their support, then Clinton just may have . . .  a woman problem.

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Social Justice Warriors in Space: "Racism" and "Sexism" on Mars

May 18 2015
by Charlotte Allen

And we haven't even gotten there yet.

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Where the Women (Politicians) Are

May 18 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Focusing on the gender of elected officials is a way to avoid looking at their real qualifications, however.

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Working for Women Podcast 9 • Renewable Fuel Standards

May 18 2015
by Celia Meyer

IWF Culture of Alarmism Director Julie Gunlock sits down with IWF Energy Fellow Jillian Melchior to discuss renewable fuel standards.

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When Gender Training Goes Wrong

May 18 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

An attempt to be politically correct and gender sensitive backfires.

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Are wife bonuses really an outrage?

May 18 2015
by Carrie L. Lukas

The New York Times wants us to see rich moms as an exotic tribe suffering in a sexist regime.  Don't buy it.

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Small Businesswoman Stands Up for Her Intellectual Property Rights

May 18 2015
by Hadley Heath

A businesswoman and mom stands up for herself when she finds out that a designer for Target has stolen her intellectual property.

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Do Conservatives Give Better Commencement Speeches?

May 18 2015
by Charlotte Hays

If so, our recent grads are cheating themselves. Report finds that liberal speakers outnumber conservatives nine to one at fifty top colleges.

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