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Thursday Newsmix: Will Gordon-Reed and Honor Moore Take Book Critics Circle?; Hamburg to FDA; Jarrett, Tchen to Chair New White House Women’s Council

By Chris Lombardi
At the center of the Circle: The National Book Critics Circle, that is. Tonight, the Circle chooses among the finalists for one of the nation’s most prestigious literary awards. Will they tap Annette Gordon-Reed, whom WVFC interviewed last fall even before she won the National Book Award? And in the Autobiography category, watch to see if Honor Moore (seen above)…
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A New Outlook for Stem Cell Research

By Elizabeth Poynor, M.D., Ph.D.
by Dr. Elizabeth Poynor President Obama, at a White House ceremony on Monday, announced a lifting  of the eight-year ban on federal support of stem cell research that was imposed by President Bush in 2001. While no decisions have yet been made about expansion of federal funding for embryonic stem cell research, today’s move holds great promise for the future…
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