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How U.S. laws on maternity leave impact new parents

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The United States and the island nation of Papua New Guinea are unique as the only two countries that do not guarantee paid time off for new moms to care for their infants. Continue reading

Charlie Hebdo, terrorism and free speech – Lesson Guide

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Use this guide to help students understand the events of the recent terrorist attacks in France. What On January 7, 2015, brothers Cherif and Said…read more

Celebrate 2014: Looking back and moving forward

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As 2015 begins, look back at unforgettable events from the past year and explore the possibilities the next year could bring. Continue reading

Women who ruled 2014

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By Caroline Davenport Female professionals and activists have raised the global conversation on gender equality to a new level. Here are just a few of…read more

#MyZeitgeist 2014 Winners

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We asked students which events had the biggest impact on the world in 2014, and they answered. More than 1,000 students created multimedia projects on…read more

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