"Everyone in my family is adopted. I had less trouble with two moms and more issues with finding myself, you know, with race and ethnicity." -Zack Jones, 23, raised in upstate New York by his two mothers (Image: Gabriela Herman)
How to Explain Mansplaining - NYTimes.com So here is the conundrum: Including women is not the same as hearing women. As the Princeton and Brigham Young study noted, “having a seat at the table is very different than having a voice.” Women at the table will attest to finding themselves talked over, cut off, interrupted or forced to politely listen to reams of lengthy speeches.
Shark Week is trying to shape up. The famous Discovery Channel extravaganza, criticized by scientists in the past, will be more science-focused than in previous years, according to N.P.R. Read more on Taking Note, the Times editorial blog. (Image: Discovery Channel, via Associated Press)