Source: The Atlantic
How were you raised? Does it affect who you are now? Watch this short video to see how culture affects gender roles.
Source: The Ascent
A woman who quit her job to fulfill her dream of becoming a life coach explains her trepidation about making the transition and lists 5 things you should do and know in order to be successful in taking a huge risk with your career.
Rather than being taught to be brave risk-takers, Reshma Saujani argues girls are taught to avoid risk and failure. Do you agree with her claim?
Juneteenth celebrates when enslaved people in the deep Confederacy finally learned of their freedom years after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed. Read the article to learn more about the holiday and America’s history of oppression.
The Gilden Age, as its name suggests, was appealing on the surface, but many objectionable qualities laid below the exterior. Compare our current time period to the late 1800s.
Why do Americans distrust robots? Do we have anything to fear? Read information from both sides of the debate.
Source: Ars Technica
Science reporter Cathleen O’Grady explains the gender-equality paradox and and why drawing any conclusions from the research on it is tricky.
Source: The New Yorker
Weaving in examples throughout history, columnist Nathan Heller argues that even when marches and protests are ineffective, they are still important.
Former world debate champion and business strategist Julia Dhar argues that debating ideas instead of identities is the key to productive conversations.
Source: The Conversation
Philosophy professor Firmin DeBrabander contemplates how couples display their relationships on social media.