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(1) W. Kamau Bell: This isn't a Starbucks issue, this is an America issue - YouTube

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(1) What Would You Do: Sales clerk refuses to sell clothes to transgender woman - YouTube

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VIDEO: Housing Segregation In Everything : Code Switch : NPR

VIDEO: Housing Segregation In Everything : Code Switch : NPR | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
In 1968, Congress passed the Fair Housing Act, which made it illegal to discriminate in housing. Gene Demby of NPR's Code Switch explains why neighborhoods are still so segregated today.
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(1) What Would You Do? Food Stamps Single Mother Of 4 Children Can't Afford Food! - YouTube

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Watch Roseanne TV Show - ABC.com

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Watch the official Roseanne online at ABC.com. Get exclusive videos, blogs, photos, cast bios, free episodes
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Caseworker Files - Race And Class In The Child Welfare System | Failure To Protect | FRONTLINE | PBS

Caseworker Files - Race And Class In The Child Welfare System | Failure To Protect | FRONTLINE | PBS | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
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Why are so many walk-ons white?

Why are so many walk-ons white? | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
At the top level of men’s college basketball, where teams harbor national championship hopes and NBA talent, most of the competitors are African-American. But o…
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You Can Do Anything: Must Every Kids' Movie Reinforce the Cult of Self-Esteem?

You Can Do Anything: Must Every Kids' Movie Reinforce the Cult of Self-Esteem? | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
Encouraging kids is fine, but films like Planes and Turbo take their messages to an extreme. Parents should turn to 1969's A Boy Named Charlie Brown for a reality check.
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What Happened When My Son Wore A Pink Headband To Walmart

What Happened When My Son Wore A Pink Headband To Walmart | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
A grown man who should know better decided it was OK to step in and "teach" my child what it is to be manly. He thought it was OK to judge my child because he was not adhering to HIS idea of what a little boy should be.
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Election Day was Historic

Election Day was Historic | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it

More women than ever have been elected to both the House and Senate. 


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US gun crime map: interactive

US gun crime map: interactive | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
What do the latest US crime figures tell us about gun crime in America? Which states have the most firearms murders, robberies and assaults?

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Heather Ramsey's curator insight, February 5, 2013 12:48 PM

This goes along very well with our thematic mapping assignment (in fact, the data we use came from the same source). You can look at data in several different ways on the map, and it shows that the way we present data can change the message of a map.

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World Gender Customs

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Hundreds of cultures recognize multiple genders worldwide, and polygendered societies can be traced to antiquity on nearly every continent. The concept of an exclusive gender binary is relatively recent in human history.

Still, there are dozens of modern cultures that exist with much broader gender diversity. They do not (necessarily) identify with terms such as "gay" or "transgender," which are primarily Western post-industrial neologisms.)
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Disparities Persist In School Discipline, Says Government Watchdog : NPR Ed : NPR

Disparities Persist In School Discipline, Says Government Watchdog : NPR Ed : NPR | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
Black students, boys, and students with disabilities are disproportionately disciplined in K-12 schools across the country, according to the Government Accountability Office.
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Joe Arpaio suggests he'd revive 'birther' theory if elected to Senate - CNNPolitics

Joe Arpaio suggests he'd revive 'birther' theory if elected to Senate - CNNPolitics | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
Republican Senate candidate and former Maricopa County sheriff Joe Arpaio suggested that he would revive the debunked claim that President Barack Obama's birth certificate is fraudulent if he's elected to the Senate.
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Patriotism Is for White People

Patriotism Is for White People | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
The American flag, drenched in the blood of American Indians and enslaved Africans, has been romanticized as a symbol of guardianship for all citizens of this nation. One of the main centerpieces of patriotism encapsulated in the flag’s meaning is military service.
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Michele Norris On The Anxiety Of White America And Her Optimism For The Future : Code Switch : NPR

Michele Norris On The Anxiety Of White America And Her Optimism For The Future : Code Switch : NPR | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
Former NPR host Michele Norris talks about her story for National Geographic magazine's issue on race. In it, Norris explores the unease of some residents of a rapidly changing Pennsylvania town.
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'Masculinities studies' finds renewed relevance in #MeToo era - CSMonitor.com

'Masculinities studies' finds renewed relevance in #MeToo era - CSMonitor.com | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
As academia confronts the reverberating effects of the #MeToo movement, increasing interest has turned toward 'masculinities studies' – a relatively new field, born out of sociology, that investigates why and how men act in society.
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Why Are White Men Stockpiling Guns?

Why Are White Men Stockpiling Guns? | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
Research suggests it's largely because they're anxious about their ability to protect their families, insecure about their place in the job market and beset by racial fears
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Three National Publications Are Refusing To Write The Name Of Washington's Pro Football Team

Three National Publications Are Refusing To Write The Name Of Washington's Pro Football Team | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
A handful of news outlets have stopped publishing the racially-charged Redskins team name.
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In History: Why little boys wore dresses

In History: Why little boys wore dresses | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it
“No, they didn’t!” The group of third-grade students exclaimed. “Yes, they did. Little boys used to w
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Palestine nationalizes Christmas

Palestine nationalizes Christmas | Wahl Sociology | Scoop.it

The Palestinian government is using the Christmas season to recognize the birth of Palestine as a state.


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