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Civil rights leaders look back at the 1960s

The so-called “Great Society” era was a turbulent time of change with President Lyndon B. Johnson ushering an era of transformation, centered around programs coming from the federal government. A huge part of that decade: the civil rights movement and the people focused on changing the country.
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Civil rights leaders look back at the 1960s

A new research study says sexism in STEM is alive and well — and that it disproportionately affects women of color.
The”The 5 Biases Pushing Women Out Of STEM” study — published in the Harvard Business Review — surveyed 557 female scientists and interviewed 60 of them.
As the title suggests, researchers found five biases that alienate women in the industry. According to the study, “womenRead more…