Bias

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Muslims: Misguided Actions Of Few Manage To Condemn Millions

When the latest horrible headline hits — and terror is the topic — Ali Mahmoud’s thoughts travel a familiar path: “Oh, God, please, please… don’t be Muslim. Please don’t be Muslim.”

CBS 11–10/23/2014

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Microsoft CEO Apologizes For Comments On Women

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologized Thursday night and said he was wrong for saying that women don’t need to ask for a raise and should just trust the system to pay them well.

10/09/2014

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GOP Has Tough Choices On Voting Rights Act

When the U.S. Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights act last week, it handed Republicans tough questions with no easy answers over how, and where, to attract voters even GOP leaders say the party needs to stay nationally competitive.

07/04/2013

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Retailer Draws Ire For Only Stocking “Skinny” Sizes For Women

From the company that brought you the not-for-the bashful “push-up triangle” swimsuit top, retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is once again catching heat. The latest controversy surrounds their sizing policy for women.

CBSDFW.COM–05/08/2013

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Plano PD: Wanted Suspects Committed Anti-Gay Hate Crime

Plano police are looking for two men they say committed a hate crime in their city. According to authorities, the suspects pistol-whipped an 18-year-old young man after he defended his two female friends from anti-gay remarks.

06/05/2012

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Texas Professor/Author: Ugliness Should Be Legally Protected

Does it really pay to be beautiful? A UT economics professor, who’s written a new book about it, says yes. And he thinks the remedy isn’t with the scalpel, but with the gavel.

09/15/2011