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‘You Can Touch My Hair’: NYC black hair exhibit draws controversy, as many protest spectacle | theGrio

‘You Can Touch My Hair’: NYC black hair exhibit draws controversy, as many protest spectacle | theGrio via ‘You Can Touch My Hair’: NYC black hair exhibit draws controversy, as many protest spectacle | theGrio. It was all part of … Continue reading

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(No you can’t) Gene patent ruling hurts Myriad but not fatally

Gene patent ruling hurts Myriad but not fatally- MSN Money via Gene patent ruling hurts Myriad but not fatally- MSN Money. No, private companies, you can’t slap a patent on genes that occur in nature. You can, however, hold exclusive … Continue reading

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Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English

Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – via Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – . Lolyondo, Tanzania – The Tanzanian government has ordered thousands of Maasai tribespeople to abandon traditional grazing lands to make way for what they say … Continue reading

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Deformed otter penises raise concern for humans – Science

Deformed otter penises raise concern for humans – Science via Deformed otter penises raise concern for humans – Science. Endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) alter the hormone balance of humans and animals. An unborn fetus is particularly vulnerable to the effects of … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon show off their mom dance moves on ‘Late Night’

Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon show off their mom dance moves on \’Late Night\’ – The Clicker via Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon show off their mom dance moves on \'Late Night\' – The Clicker.

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Emory president’s essay draws criticisms

Emory president\’s essay draws criticisms via Emory president\'s essay draws criticisms. In December, the cast of an Emory student-run TV program apologized for a segment that included jokes about the possibility of the Supreme Court ending affirmative action. In the … Continue reading

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8 LAPD officers involved in shooting after Dorner ‘case of mistaken identity’

via 8 LAPD officers involved in shooting after Dorner \’case of mistaken identity\’ – U.S. News. The women’s lawyer counted 102 bullet holes in their blue Toyota Tacoma and several more in Hernandez’s hoodie.

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