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We love fairy tales - maybe we'd love them more if they were translated right

pri.org — If you think you know the story of Snow White, or Hansel and Gretel or any of the Grimm brothers' fairy tales, think again. You probably know the cleaned-up, Disney versions. Author Adam Gidwitz returns to the blood and gore of the original stories in his retelling of them, while adding his own contemporary comments to help ease the tension for kids.

This American doctor says racism is to blame for the slow response to the Ebola outbreak

pri.org — Dr. Joia Mukherjee is part of a small team of Boston-area doctors heading to Liberia this week, hoping to lay the groundwork for an ambitious, multi-year project aimed at combating the Ebola outbreak. She says the reason the world has responded so slowly to the crisis is that Africans and poor people are not considered important.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @alexis_ok: An American doctor says racism is to blame for the slow global response to the Ebola outbreak @pritheworld: pri.org/stories/2014-0…

Sep 15, 2014

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Sep 15, 2014

RT @PRI: This American doctor says racism is to blame for the slow response to the Ebola outbreak trib.al/zsNKhqO

Want to be a woman entrepreneur? Here's advice from those who have made it

pri.org — Women like CEO Sheri Atwood and venture capitalist Eurie Kim say they've found ways to use their experiences as women to their advantage in the male-dominated tech world. Accept that venture capital is an 'old boys' network' Nowhere is the gender disparity in Silicon Valley more evident than in the world of venture capital.
Sep 15, 2014

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Sep 15, 2014

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Sep 14, 2014

RT @PRI: Women who made it into Silicon Valley offer advice on how to get more women there, via @IHubRadio trib.al/WOO8oF3