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Nov 12, 2007 The Myth of the Iron Lady (Department of Human Behavior)

QUOTE: The driving factor in the way women leaders are perceived, experiments show, is not that they are any more ruthless than men who get to the top, but that people have strong and often unconscious conceptions about men, women and the nature of leadership.

Washington Post
Jul 30, 2005 Unending Graft Is Threatening Latin America

QUOTE: Brazil's scandal is just the latest reminder of the unremitting corruption that has marked Latin American politics since colonial times, when absolute rulers regarded newly conquered realms in the New World as their personal property.

New York Times
Jan 22, 2003 Assemblyman Sees No Humor in Web Prank

QUOTE: Assemblyman Lloyd Levine of Van Nuys wants his constituents to know that white supremacy is not a plank in his platform, no matter what the World Wide Web suggests.

Los Angeles Times
Sep 18, 2002 Blair Calls for Wealth Redistribution

QUOTE: Tony Blair today used a pre-conference speech to promise to "redistribute power, wealth and opportunity" to combat poverty and deliver public services.

Guardian Unlimited
Aug 16, 2002 A Crisis Of Conscience

QUOTE: ...I agree wholeheartedly with [the] belief that conscience is essential for healthy capitalism -- and, I would add, for a healthy civic life as well...

Washington Post
Aug 09, 2002 Term Limits for the High Court

QUOTE: America's political clock and internal court rules explain why senior justices might prefer to stay put--for now.

Washington Post
Aug 01, 2002 Opposition to Dangerous Senate RAVE Act Grows

QUOTE: The bill at the center of debate is the Reducing American's Vulnerability to Ecstasy Act (RAVE Act). If enacted, business owners could face severe fines and long prison sentences if they fail to prevent customers from using or selling drugs on their premises or at their concerts or other events.

Drug Policy Alliance
Jan 07, 2002 State of the Pundit

QUOTE: Am I undergoing change of heart, change of mind, change of life? Questions of political loyalty and intellectual consistency always arise when an opinionmonger turns on one of his kind.

New York Times
Jul 31, 2001 Ford-Carter Election-Overhaul Panel Makes Recommendations

QUOTE: A commission headed by the former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford today recommended a major overhaul of the nation's election system...

New York Times