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Article ID: 711595

Census Scholars Submit Brief to the U.S. Supreme Court on Citizenship Question

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

A group of scholars from five universities has submitted a "friend of the court" brief to the Supreme Court concluding that a citizenship question has never been asked of the entire U.S. population in execution of the U.S. Census. The finding refutes the administration's claim, which is part of a lawsuit that the high court will review April 23.

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18-Apr-2019 3:40 PM EDT

Law and Public Policy

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Article ID: 711590

Why The Notre Dame Fire Affected Us All

Texas A&M University

The April 15 fire at the 850-year-old Notre Dame cathedral in Paris was met with disbelief and despair by people worldwide. Catholics mourned the damage to their sacred religious center during Holy Week, while others lamented the potential loss of a significant architectural landmark. Hundreds of thousands posted photos of their experiences visiting the cathedral on social media, while others anguished over never having seen the site in person.

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18-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Arts and Humanities

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Article ID: 711559

Research Finds Pregnant Women Feel Pushed Out of Their Jobs

Florida State University

Florida State University researcher Samantha Paustian-Underdahl found pregnant women experienced decreased encouragement in the workplace to return to their jobs after pregnancy.

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18-Apr-2019 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 711534

Mexico: Doors Needed, Not Walls

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

These are complicated times for Mexico: new, leftist political leadership, an increasingly fraught relationship with the U.S., and inflation threatening to ignite. Will the country of 130 million people find an economic door to open? Or will it run into a wall, like the one the U.S. is threatening to build?

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18-Apr-2019 9:45 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy

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Article ID: 711246

Young Children Judge Others Based on Facial Features as Much as Adults Do

American Psychological Association (APA)

Just like adults, children by the age of 5 make rapid and consistent character judgements of others based on facial features, such as the tilt of the mouth or the distance between the eyes. Those facial features also shape how children behave toward others, according to research published by the American Psychological Association.

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12-Apr-2019 12:30 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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