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Women’s History Month

Losing a Hero: Dori Maynard

Dori Maynard was a committed advocate who had devoted her life to transforming the media landscape into a world that welcomed journalists of all races. Even more important, she knew the significance of making sure that voices from every community were fully represented in the media and all aspects of life. Click here to read more.

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Your Sex Drive Is Just Fine

Low or hypoactive sex drive in women may not be abnormal after all. Why? Experts have discovered that rather than constantly yearning to get busy (like men), it’s normal for women to express their desire for sex in response to arousal. Click here to read more.

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Pivotal Moment for "Genius"

"I'm hopeful to bring about real social change," says Stanford psychologist Jennifer Eberhardt, a 2014 MacArthur fellow. Eberhardt plans to use her $625,000 "genius" grant to study race and the criminal justice system.

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by on Mar 6, 2015 in Blogs, Fierce Fridays | 0 comments

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Your Sex Drive Is Just Fine

by on Mar 5, 2015 in Health, Health News | 0 comments

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by on Mar 4, 2015 in Friendships, News, Ties | 0 comments

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