Tag Archives: Study

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Female Dragonflies Play Dead to Fend Off Amorous Males

By Newsweek

In order to avoid males of the species bothering them for sex, female dragonflies fake their own deaths,

Less Generous Welfare Benefits for States With More Black People

By Washington Post

How much cash welfare assistance families in poverty receive largely depends on where they live,

Even Though Poor Whites Are Better Off, They Still Feel Worse About Life Than Poor Blacks

By QZ.com

Rising inequality in the US is not isolated to one race or class, but the feeling of despair is more particular.

PhD’s Have Twice The Risk of Psychiatric Disorders Than Their Highly Educated Counterparts

By Business Insider

Academia isn’t for everyone. The hours are long, you’re likely to spend a lot of time looking at a computer

Women: You Absorb DNA From Every Man You Sleep With

By YourNewsWire.com

Women retain and carry living DNA from every man with whom they have sexual intercourse,

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The Biggest Beneficiaries of Affirmative Action Are White Women – So Why Are They Also It’s Fiercest Opponents?

By Vox.com

The University of Texas Austin was Abigail Fisher’s dream school.

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Why Is Everyone Scared of Black Men: A New Study Sheds Light

By Atlanta Black Star

The American Psychological Association Journal of Personality and Social Psychology has released a study that shows people perceive Black men to be taller, heavier and more muscular than white men, even if they are the same height and weight.

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Clutter & Depression Are Related

By Your Modern Family

Clutter & Depression go hand in hand.  When clutter is weighing you down with the toys in the living room, beds unmade, dishes left in the sink… these things make us feel mentally cluttered.   It makes our homes look messy and it makes our emotions feel messy.

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50 Years Ago, Sugar Industry Paid Scientists To Misdirect Blame For Obesity

By NPR

In the 1960s, the sugar industry funded research that downplayed the risks of sugar and highlighted the hazards of fat, according to a newly published article in JAMA Internal Medicine.

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How Black People Can Break The Cycle Of Inherited Poverty

By Ebony

I became heir to my parent’s financial mismanagement and generational debt. By the time I was conceived, my father and mother had not only transformed molehills of bills into mountains of unpaid accounts,

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According to History, African Americans Don’t Sleep As Well As Whites

By LA Times

When we study racial inequality, we tend to consider factors that affect people while they are awake. Differential access to safe neighborhoods with good schools, decent jobs and unbalanced treatment by police and the courts surely have much to do with the stubborn disparities in wealth and well-being

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This New ‘Sex Trend’ Is Actually Sexual Assault

By NY Post

The latest bedroom trend doesn’t have to do with a certain position or technique — and it’s not sexy at all.

The disturbing, nonconsensual trend is called “stealthing” and its rise is documented in a report by the Columbia Journal of Gender and Law.

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According to Study, 87% of White Women Want to Have Sex with Black Men

By 18 Karat Reggae

A study from Rutgers University in New Rochelle, NJ, has concluded that approximately 87 percent of American White women have had or fantasize about having sexual relations with African American males.

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Video Shows Cop Holding 5 Innocent Black Boys At Gunpoint

By The Free Thought Project

Grand Rapids, MI — Outraged community leaders in Grand Rapids are demanding reform after five African American youths aged between 12 and 14 years were held at gunpoint — for no justifiable reason — as they walked home from playing basketball.

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SHOCKING: People Do Not Die of Cancer, They Die From Chemotherapy Say Berkley Doctor

By Real Farmacy

People who refuse chemotherapy treatment live on average 12 and a half years longer than people who undergo chemotherapy, says Dr. Jones.

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Large Percent of Dollar Store Products Linked to Serious Health Problems Including Cancer

By Healthy Holistic Living
HealthyStuff, in collaboration with the Campaign for Healthier Solutions, released a report today about toxic chemicals found in Dollar store products.

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The Rate of Joblessness for Young Black Men is a National Disgrace

By Real Clear Policy

The rioting in Milwaukee over a police killing of an armed black man has reanimated the issue of longstanding black joblessness. Between 2010 and 2014, Milwaukee’s average rate of black joblessness was 54 percent,

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Into The World of Women Who Wish They’d Never Become Mothers

By Elle

Here’s the thing about realising that you shouldn’t have had kids,” says Laura*, 37, a journalist based in Los Angeles. “You can’t take the decision back.”

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At 117, Jamaican Woman Likely To Be Oldest Person In The World

By Daily Mail

The new oldest living person in the world is a 117-year-old Jamaican woman who once worked for ‘masters’ on a sugar plantation and credits her longevity to good genes and studying the Bible.

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Doctors Warn To Stop Using Aluminum Foil Or Face Deadly Consequnces

By Faith Panda

Aluminum foil, which was first introduced in the early 1900s, is currently one of the most commonly used kitchen items. It is extremely versatile too, and is used for cooking, wrapping, and even for treating some common heath issues.