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Venezuela’s long history of racism is coming back to haunt it

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Venezuela’s long history of racism is coming back to haunt it

HOW MICHELLE OBAMA’S VISIT TO A LONDON SCHOOL HELPED BOOST STUDENTS’ GRADES

Something extraordinary happened to the pupils of Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School in London in 2009. Michelle Obama visited that April while in London with her husband for a G20 summit, then asked pupils from the school to meet

FACTS ARE NOT TRUTH: HILARY MANTEL GOES ON THE RECORD ABOUT HISTORICAL FICTION

Facts are not truth’: Hilary Mantel goes on the record about historical fiction  June 13, 2017 10.54pm AEST was first published in The Conversation and is republished here under Creative Commons licence.

 

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Michael Durrant
Lecturer in Early Modern Literature, Bangor University

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Hilary Mantel : Filling in the gaps

 

In a recent talk at the Hay literary festival, Cambridge historian and …

Study finds women in gender-equal countries have better cognative skills

Study finds women in gender-equal countries have better cognitive skills – here’s how to understand it

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship: Mariya Muzychuk (Ukraine) and Hou Yifan (China). shutterstock.com

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Study finds women in gender-equal countries have better cognitive skills

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Study finds women in gender-equal countries have better cognitive skills – here’s how to understand it

August 15, 2017 9.16pm AEST

 

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  1. Magdalena Zawisza

Magdelena Zawisza

Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Anglia Ruskin University

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FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship: Mariya Muzychuk (Ukraine) and Hou Yifan (China). shuttersto

 

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