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Barack Obama: An MLK Day Appreciation

By Cecilia M. Ford, Ph.D.
Barack Obama has been a model for all Americans. As a father, husband, and man, he has set a standard of respect for women, responsible behavior, and dedication to others that will be his legacy and ours for the history books.
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The Electoral College: Why Are We Stuck With It?

By Women's Voices For Change
An inconvenient truth: The Founding Fathers established the Electoral College because they felt that direct democracy (one man, one vote) was potentially dangerous. Why? They feared that a charismatic tyrant could manipulate the will of the people.
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In the Locker Room: Talk Matters

By Cecilia M. Ford, Ph.D.
Mature men should be expected to express civil and respectful attitudes toward women, even in private. If they do not, it can be evidence of fixation at an immature level, or even outright misogyny.
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