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Survey: Support for terror suspect torture differs among the faithful -
The more often Americans go to church, the more likely they are to support the torture of suspected terrorists, according to a new survey... People unaffiliated with any religious organization were least likely to back it.
religion  no_duh  atheism  politics  arghh 
may 2009 by amy
Men, Women and IQ | Newsweek Health |
...a professor of psychology at University College London, shows that men and women are fairly equal overall in terms of IQ. But women, it seems, underestimate their own candlepower (and that of women in general), while men overestimate theirs.
no_duh  gender 
january 2008 by amy
Concerns Raised on Wider Spying Under New Law - New York Times
"The dispute illustrates how lawmakers, in a frenetic, end-of-session scramble, passed legislation they may not have fully understood and may have given the administration more surveillance powers than it sought."
no_duh  usa  politics  law  privacy  arghh 
august 2007 by amy
US named top climate change culprit
The US, the world's biggest economy, consumes around a quarter of global energy and causes nearly 30 per cent of worldwide greenhouse gas emissions.
no_duh  global_warming  environment  usa 
may 2007 by amy
Scoop: Society Will Benefit From empowered Women
Help Women Prosper And Society As A Whole Will Benefit, UN Assembly President Says
feminism  finance  economics  no_duh 
march 2007 by amy

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