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The Power of Dressing Progressive Economic Policies in Conservative Clothes

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The Cersei Effect: How Businesses Turn Colleagues into Backstabbers

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Counter-protester Sean Mullin speaks with protester Scott Bannister, of the Liberty For All group, as Bannister demonstrates against the United States’ acceptance of Syrian refugees at the Washington State Capitol in Olympia. Credit: Reuters/David Ryder
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Why Putting Yourself in Their Shoes Might Backfire

When our values don’t align, we struggle to see others’ viewpoints.

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How to Invest in Your Social Capital

Influencing others’ network ties shapes your status.

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing regarding the company’s use and protection of user data on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. Credit: Reuters/Aaron P. Bernstein
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Roger McNamee: “Facebook Is Terrible for America”

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March 29, 2019
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Better If It’s Man-Made?

Gender bias can negatively affect what we think about products made by women, especially in male-oriented markets.
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